Coronavirus update for June 6: Copiah County total increases to 337

The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) released new statistics on coronavirus this morning. Three new cases were reported today in Copiah County. The total number of confirmed cases in the county is 337, including four deaths. According to MSDH, county case numbers may change as investigation finds new or additional information. The total number of confirmed cases in…

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Remembering 76th Anniversary of D-Day -June 6, 2020

By Anna Coates The D-Day military invasion that helped end World War II was one the most ambitious and consequential military campaigns in human history. In its strategy and scope—and its enormous stakes for the future of the free world—historians regard it among the greatest military achievements ever. The United States came late to the war effort,…

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Coronavirus update for June 5: Copiah County total increases to 334

The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) released new statistics on coronavirus this morning. Five new cases were reported today in Copiah County. The total number of confirmed cases in the county is 334, including four deaths. According to MSDH, county case numbers may change as investigation finds new or additional information. The total number of confirmed cases in…

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Copiah County Cooperative donates mosquito repellent kits

The Copiah County Cooperative in Hazlehurst donated Spartan mosquito repellant kits to Copiah County Medical Center (CCMC) employees recently as a token of appreciation to their hometown healthcare team. Connie Hawkins and Nancy McCardle with Copiah County Cooperative said the token was for  “all you do, have done, for the countless hours spent away from…

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Coronavirus update for June 4: Copiah County total increases to 329

The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) released new statistics on coronavirus this morning. Four new cases were reported today in Copiah County. The total number of confirmed cases in the county is 329, including four deaths. According to MSDH, county case numbers may change as investigation finds new or additional information. The total number of confirmed cases in…

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Governor releases safe return guidelines for DMV reopenings

 Today, Gov. Tate Reeves announced his safe return guidelines for permanent drivers license stations across the state to reopen on Monday, June 8.  Working with the Mississippi Department of Public Safety (DPS) and state health officials to ensure the safety and well-being of Mississippians at these stations, Reeves is implementing social distancing procedures to help…

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Dale Beasley book signing June 11 at Le Soul

By Tricia Nelson Mississippi author Dale Beasley has a new novel, “What I Learned at the ‘Zoo,” which debuted May 21. Born in Strong Hope, Beasley lives in Gluckstadt and is a sixth-generation retired Army Lieutenant Colonel and an Iraqi War veteran. While serving in Iraq, he tried to focus on good things back home…

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