Byhalia police officers go to 33 calls

The Byhalia Police Department responded to 33 calls during the past week.
Chief Gary Looney released the following report – miscellaneous, 9; escorts, 3; thefts, 2; disturbances, 3; animals, 1; motor vehicle accidents, 4; assists, 1; fires, 3; medical, 5; and alarm calls, 2.
Byhalia police officers also made three arrests during the past week, according to Chief Looney.

Police make burglary arrest

Holly Springs police officers made a recent felony arrest in a burglary, according to chief Dwight Harris.
Thaddeus Scales, 41, of the 100 block of Randall Drive in Holly Springs, was arrested and charged in a residential burglary that took place January 19 in the 100 block of Shelby Drive, Harris said.
Scales was charged with taking two televisions and some linens, Harris said.
The linens were found in an abandoned house on Melody Drive, the chief said. The televisions were not recovered.
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Marshall County Sheriff Kenny Dickerson looks over documents related to the case.

Shooting suspects arrested

Four suspects have been arrested regarding an early Friday morning shooting in the Highway 72/Slayden Road area, according to sheriff Kenny Dickerson.

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Mayor Kelvin Buck and Gary Adams are pictured with some of the youth as they help complete a much-needed cleanup project for the city of Holly Springs.

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Youth with Discipleship Now recently gathered in Holly Springs for a Christian-based weekend. They also undertook a weekend mission cleanup project for the city.

Helping hands

A group of about 150 youth from the Collaborative Missionary Network (Southern  Baptist Churches in Marshall and Lafayette counties) recently visited Holly Springs to participate in


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