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The Newton County Eighth District Circuit Court completed its August session last week and convicted armed robber Steve Terrell Williams was among the defendants who were sentenced.
Williams, 32, of Jackson was arrested and charged with the robbery of the Newton BankFirst branch on Nov. 29, 2016.
The Decatur Board of Aldermen at their Aug. 15 budget hearing reviewed the first draft of the proposed Fiscal Year 2018 budget and discussed including a slight raise in garbage collections rates for residents.
MADISON — One of Newton High School’s themes for the 2017 football season is “AMBUSH.”
That’s certainly what happened on Saturday as an ambush of Madison St. Joseph, a year after the Bruins beat the Tigers 20-16 in the first round of the Class 2A playoffs.
In only his fifth season as head women’s soccer coach at East Central Community College in Decatur, Gray Massey is looking for his fourth straight appearance in the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges playoffs as his 2017 team takes the pitch.
≈The East Central Community College men’s soccer team returns eight starters in 2017 as it seeks to qualify for the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges state playoffs for the third straight season.
After struggling on offense against Lake in a preseason jamboree, Newton County coach Gene Mitchell was looking for some improvement.
He got a vast improvement out of his offense, but it was his defense that struggled this week.