Sunday, Sept. 10, at approximately 9:10 p.m, Holly Springs police officers were dispatched to Marshall County Correctional Facility in reference to contraband on the grounds.
|The Byhalia Police Department responded to 21 calls during the past week.|
|Chief Gary Looney released the following report – miscellaneous, 4; escorts, 1; juveniles, 1; animals, 2; motor vehicle accidents, 2; assists, 1; medical, 6; alarm calls, 4.|
|Byhalia police officers also made five arrests during the past week, according to Chief Looney.|
The City of Holly Springs applied for a Mississippi Forestry Commission grant to inventory and care for trees in the city.
Electrical engineers with Mid-South Utilities are trouble-shooting an incident that took place Tuesday, Sept. 5, around 11 a.m.
Photos by Sue Watson
Heather Gallagher gives school children an opportunity to feel the rapid tiny heartbeat of a hummingbird.
Ninety-year-old Emma Perry of Oxford enjoys sitting and people- watching at the 2017 Hummingbird Celebration in Holly Springs.
Children and adults enjoy a collection of animal pelts presented at the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science tent.
Lee Cagle of Fayette County, Tenn., sells honey, produced in three states, at the festival. The hives are placed near fields of wild flowers, soybeans, cotton, sunflowers and melons in Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee.
About 6,500 hummingbird watchers enjoyed this year’s Hummingbird Celebration at Strawberry Plains Audubon Center in Holly Springs, according to center director Mike Muraco.