News Around Mississippi: Trooper runs over horse and flips, fatal motel shooting, fatal wreck

October 14, 2013 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

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News Briefs From Around The State

Here is a roundup of news and notes from around Mississippi this morning:

In Meridian, the Mississippi Highway Patrol says a trooper’s car hit a horse and overturned — as the officer was answering a report that another driver had hit a horse.
WJTV reports that officials did not identify the trooper, but say he was released after being checked at a hospital in Meridian.

The accident occurred Saturday night on Highway 15 in Jasper County. Officials say another horse ran into the road in front of the squad car…

Wind damage in north Mississippi after storms

June 13, 2012 in News, Statewide News

From Media Reports JACKSON – Severe storms that moved through parts of North Mississippi Monday and Tuesday left behind downed trees and power lines but there were no reported injuries. […]

Lee County school administrator arrested

April 19, 2012 in Education, News, Statewide News

By Monica Land LEE COUNTY – WTVA is reporting that a 15-year veteran with the Lee County School District has been arrested and charged with felony embezzlement. State authorities arrested […]