Newton County Appeal https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com/ en Jamming cell phones in state prisons would require change to federal law https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com/politics-state/jamming-cell-phones-state-prisons-would-require-change-federal-law-617861114f28b <span property="schema:name">Jamming cell phones in state prisons would require change to federal law</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span lang="" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Anonymous (not verified)</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2021-10-26T20:12:01+00:00">Tue, 10/26/2021 - 03:12 PM</span> Tue, 26 Oct 2021 20:12:01 +0000 Anonymous 90935 at https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com Louisiana coastal restoration official says sediment diversion will help Mississippi with hurricane protection and fisheries https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com/politics-state/louisiana-coastal-restoration-official-says-sediment-diversion-will-help-mississippi-617713ca05bf1 <span property="schema:name">Louisiana coastal restoration official says sediment diversion will help Mississippi with hurricane protection and fisheries</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span lang="" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Anonymous (not verified)</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2021-10-25T20:30:01+00:00">Mon, 10/25/2021 - 03:30 PM</span> Mon, 25 Oct 2021 20:30:01 +0000 Anonymous 90702 at https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com Special Meeting: Newton County Board of Supervisors https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com/node/63784 <span>Special Meeting: Newton County Board of Supervisors</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/7843" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">bmazead</span></span> <span>Fri, 07/09/2021 - 01:53 PM</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>The Newton County Board of Supervisors will have a special meeting at 9 a.m. Monday, July 12, in the board room.</p> <p>On the agenda is a meeting with representatives of CareMed Ambulance Service.</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-event-calendar-date field--type-daterange field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Date</div> <div class="field--item"><time datetime="2021-07-09T18:56:46Z">Fri, 07/09/2021 - 01:56 PM</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-event-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/2021-07/CareMed-WEB.jpg" width="900" height="600" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-event-location field--type-address field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Event Location</div> <div class="field--item"><p class="address" translate="no"><span class="address-line1">92 West Broad Street</span><br> <span class="locality">Decatur</span>, <span class="administrative-area">MS</span> <span class="postal-code">39327</span><br> <span class="country">United States</span></p></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-event-date field--type-smartdate field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item">Mon, Jul 12 2021, 9 - 11am</div> </div> Fri, 09 Jul 2021 18:53:34 +0000 bmazead 63784 at https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com Opinion: Killing the goose that’s laying the golden egg - Cloned https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com/columns-local-news-opinion/opinion-killing-goose-thats-laying-golden-egg-0-6178546a20e25 <span property="schema:name">Opinion: Killing the goose that’s laying the golden egg - Cloned</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span lang="" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Anonymous (not verified)</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2021-10-26T19:18:01+00:00">Tue, 10/26/2021 - 02:18 PM</span> Tue, 26 Oct 2021 19:18:01 +0000 Anonymous 90926 at https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com Opinion: Killing the goose that’s laying the golden egg https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com/columns-local-news-opinion/opinion-killing-goose-thats-laying-golden-egg-6178492a1ceea <span property="schema:name">Opinion: Killing the goose that’s laying the golden egg</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span lang="" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">Anonymous (not verified)</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2021-10-26T18:30:01+00:00">Tue, 10/26/2021 - 01:30 PM</span> Tue, 26 Oct 2021 18:30:01 +0000 Anonymous 90923 at https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com USPS STATEMENT OF OWNERSHIP https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com/node/90906 <span>USPS STATEMENT OF OWNERSHIP</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/7344" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">hcollins</span></span> <span>Tue, 10/26/2021 - 09:35 AM</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p><img alt="USPS" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="74127020-9c47-45cd-bcac-6b097524d21c" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/STATEMENT%20OF%20OWNERSHIP_Page_1.jpg" class="align-center" /></p> <p> </p> <p><img alt="USPS" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="01269c3c-c581-4f32-9786-9276d8b26ec8" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/STATEMENT%20OF%20OWNERSHIP_Page_2.jpg" class="align-center" /></p> <p> </p> <p><img alt="USPS" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="89428163-25df-419a-9a0b-3fe2b9089c4d" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/STATEMENT%20OF%20OWNERSHIP_Page_3.jpg" class="align-center" /></p> <p> </p> <p><img alt="STATEMENT OF OWNERSHIP" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="8f00bc33-994a-43e4-9862-2e128e30aa1c" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/STATEMENT%20OF%20OWNERSHIP_Page_4.jpg" class="align-center" /></p> <p> </p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-expires-fs field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Ad Expiration</div> <div class="field--item"><time datetime="2021-11-02T12:00:00Z">Tue, 11/02/2021 - 12:00 PM</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-classified-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Ad Category</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/classified/75" hreflang="en">Legal Notices</a></div> </div> Tue, 26 Oct 2021 14:35:08 +0000 hcollins 90906 at https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com NEWTON COUNTY ACCOUNTING 2021/2022 CLAIMS DOCKET FOR PERIOD ENDING 10/01/2021 https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com/node/90902 <span>NEWTON COUNTY ACCOUNTING 2021/2022 CLAIMS DOCKET FOR PERIOD ENDING 10/01/2021</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/7344" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">hcollins</span></span> <span>Tue, 10/26/2021 - 09:35 AM</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>NEWTON COUNTY ACCOUNTING 2021/2022</p> <p>CLAIMS DOCKET</p> <p>FOR PERIOD ENDING 10/01/2021</p> <p>RUN TIME 10/01/2021 01:11 PM</p> <p>FUND DESCRIPTION                                         TOTAL          CLAIMS BEGIN/ENDING</p> <p>001 GENERAL COUNTY                                 204,246.68              1    -    127</p> <p>024 NEWTON COUNTY SEIZED FUNDS    2,       330.15          128    -    129</p> <p>105 LOCAL GOVT. RECORDS OFFICE                  71.50          130    -     130</p> <p>131 FIRE PROTECTION FUND                             111.24            131    -    132</p> <p>133 FIRE PROTECTION-TRUCK NOTE            8,289.41            133    -    133</p> <p>151 BT #1 ROAD MAINT. &amp; CONSTR.             30,910.55            134    -    153</p> <p>152 BT #2 ROAD MAINT. &amp; CONSTR.             21,764.65           154    -      174</p> <p>153 BT #3 ROAD MAINT. &amp; CONSTR.             41,405.23             175    -    193</p> <p>154 BT #4 ROAD MAINT. &amp; CONSTR.             28,049.70             194    -    210</p> <p>155 BT #5 ROAD MAINT. &amp; CONSTR.             69,367.63              211    -    230</p> <p>161 BT #1 BRIDGE &amp; CULVERT                        4,221.11              231    -    233</p> <p>162 BT #2 BRIDGE &amp; CULVERT                       7,589.55               234    -    235</p> <p>163 BT #3 BRIDGE &amp; CULVERT                      12,648.38              236    -    239</p> <p>164 BT #4 BRIDGE &amp; CULVERT                        4,812.85              240    -    241</p> <p>165 BT #5 BRIDGE &amp; CULVERT                      11,402.72               242    -    244</p> <p>220 JAIL BOND I &amp; S                                      183,187.00               245    -    245</p> <p>400 GARBAGE DISPOSAL                              42,971.03                246    -    272</p> <p>650 JUDICIAL ASSESSMENT CLEARING      17,042.88                273    -    273</p> <p>654 MHP ASSESSMENT                                       872.00               274    -    274</p> <p>660 INTERLOCK DEVICE FUND                            50.00                275    -    275</p> <p>690 ECCC MAINTENANCE                              15,022.50                276    -    276</p> <p>691 ECCC E &amp; I                                                  9,915.10                277    -    277</p> <p>—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————</p> <p>                                                                         716,281.94</p> <p> </p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-expires-fs field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Ad Expiration</div> <div class="field--item"><time datetime="2021-11-02T12:00:00Z">Tue, 11/02/2021 - 12:00 PM</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-classified-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Ad Category</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/classified/75" hreflang="en">Legal Notices</a></div> </div> Tue, 26 Oct 2021 14:35:08 +0000 hcollins 90902 at https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com PUBLIC NOTICE OF INVITATION TO BID FOR AN AGRICULTURAL LEASE ON SIXTEENTH SECTION LANDS https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com/node/90901 <span>PUBLIC NOTICE OF INVITATION TO BID FOR AN AGRICULTURAL LEASE ON SIXTEENTH SECTION LANDS</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/7344" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">hcollins</span></span> <span>Tue, 10/26/2021 - 09:35 AM</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>PUBLIC NOTICE</p> <p>OF INVITATION TO BID FOR</p> <p>AN AGRICULTURAL LEASE</p> <p>ON SIXTEENTH SECTION LANDS</p> <p>To all persons interested in the following described Agricultural Land in Newton County, Mississippi, to wit:</p> <p>    Section 16, Township 5 North, Range 10 East</p> <p>35.00 acres in the NE ¼ of NW ¼ less 5.00 acres in the SW corner; 20.00 acres in the NW ¼ of NW ¼; 10.00 acres in the SW ¼ of SW ¼ of NW ¼ lying north of the public road, containing a total of 60.00 acres m/l, Newton County, Mississippi.</p> <p>You are hereby notified that sealed bid to lease the lands described above for a               Agricultural rights only for a period of 5 years may be filed with the                     Superintendent of Education located at 205 School Street, Newton Mississippi 39345, or send your sealed bid by mail to Newton Municipal School District, Post Office Box 150,                   Newton, Mississippi 39345, on or before 4:00 p.m. on the 8th day of November 2021.  The sealed bids shall be submitted for the ENTIRE PARCEL and must include 100% of the amount bid for that parcel. This amount will be refunded if not the highest bid. The sealed bids submitted will be opened at 5:30 p.m. on the 8th day of November 2021, or as soon as possible thereafter.  The Board reserves the right to reduce the term or reject any and all bids less than $ 20.00 per acre but if any bid is accepted, the Board will award said              Agricultural Lease to the highest bidder in the manner provided by law.</p> <p>Newton Municipal School District</p> <p>Dr. Glenda Nickson,</p> <p> Superintendent</p> <p>Publish Dates: October 27</p> <p>&amp; November 3</p> <p> </p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-expires-fs field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Ad Expiration</div> <div class="field--item"><time datetime="2021-11-09T12:00:00Z">Tue, 11/09/2021 - 12:00 PM</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-classified-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Ad Category</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/classified/75" hreflang="en">Legal Notices</a></div> </div> Tue, 26 Oct 2021 14:35:08 +0000 hcollins 90901 at https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com PUBLIC NOTICE OF INVITATION TO BID FOR HUNTING AND FISHING LEASE ON SIXTEENTH SECTION LANDS https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com/node/90900 <span>PUBLIC NOTICE OF INVITATION TO BID FOR HUNTING AND FISHING LEASE ON SIXTEENTH SECTION LANDS</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/7344" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">hcollins</span></span> <span>Tue, 10/26/2021 - 09:35 AM</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>PUBLIC NOTICE</p> <p>OF INVITATION TO BID FOR</p> <p>HUNTING AND FISHING LEASE</p> <p>ON SIXTEENTH SECTION LANDS</p> <p>To all persons interested in the following described Forest Lands in Newton County, Mississippi, to wit:</p> <p>Section 16, Township 5 North, Range 10 East</p> <p>320.00 acres, ml, S ½ of Section 16, Township 5 North, Range 10 East, Newton County, Mississippi.</p> <p>You are hereby notified that sealed bid to lease the lands described above for a               Hunting &amp; Fishing rights only for a period of 5 years may be filed with the                     Superintendent of Education located at 205 School Street, Newton Mississippi 39345, or send your sealed bid by mail to Newton Municipal School District, Post Office Box 150,                   Newton, Mississippi 39345, on or before 4:00 p.m. on the 8th day of November 2021.  The sealed bids shall be submitted for the ENTIRE PARCEL and must include 100% of the amount bid for that parcel. This amount will be refunded if not the highest bid. The sealed bids submitted will be opened at 5:30 p.m. on the 8th day of November 2021, or as soon as possible thereafter.  The Board reserves the right to reduce the term or reject any and all bids  but if any bid is accepted, the Board will award said Hunting &amp; Fishing Lease to the highest bidder in the manner provided by law.</p> <p>Newton Municipal School District</p> <p>Dr. Glenda Nickson,</p> <p>Superintendent</p> <p>Publish Dates: October 27</p> <p> &amp; November 3</p> <p> </p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-expires-fs field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Ad Expiration</div> <div class="field--item"><time datetime="2021-11-09T12:00:00Z">Tue, 11/09/2021 - 12:00 PM</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-classified-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Ad Category</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/classified/75" hreflang="en">Legal Notices</a></div> </div> Tue, 26 Oct 2021 14:35:08 +0000 hcollins 90900 at https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com/node/90899 <span>NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/7344" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">hcollins</span></span> <span>Tue, 10/26/2021 - 09:35 AM</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>OFFICE OF STATE AID ROAD CONSTRUCTION</p> <p>MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND</p> <p>NEWTON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS SECTION 900</p> <p>NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS: Sealed  bids  will  be  received  by  the  Board  of  Supervisors  of Newton County,Mississippi at the Newton County Courthouse, Decatur, Mississippi, until 10:30 am on the  6th  day  of  December,  2021  and  shortly  thereafter publicly opened for the construction of 16.261 miles of RESEAL on ROADS "A" - "D" being known as Project No. SAP-51(14)S in Newton County, Mississippi.</p> <p>PRINCIPAL ITEMS OF WORK ARE APPROXIMATELY AS FOLLOWS:</p> <p> ITEM                                                QUANTITY    UNIT</p> <p>ROADWAY ITEMS:</p> <p>MOBILIZATION    LUMP SUM     LS</p> <p>HOT MIX ASPHALT, ST, 12.5 mm     1,611.000     TON   </p> <p>LEVELING    </p> <p>POLYMERIZED-EMULSIFIED ASPHALT,     87,195.000     GAL   </p> <p>GRADE CRS-2P    </p> <p>SEAL AGGREGATE COVER MATERIAL,     2,276.000     CY</p> <p>SIZE 7, TYPE CRUSHED STONE    </p> <p>BLOTTER MATERIAL     294.000     CY</p> <p>FOG SEAL MIXTURE    35,671.000     GAL   </p> <p>MAINTENANCE OF TRAFFIC    LUMP SUM     LS</p> <p>ADDITIONAL CONSTRUCTION SIGNS    0.000     SF</p> <p>4" WIDE THERMOPLASTIC TRAFFIC    6.838     MI</p> <p>STRIPE (SKIP YELLOW) (90 MILS)    </p> <p>4" WIDE THERMOPLASTIC TRAFFIC    124,882.000     LF</p> <p>STRIPE (CONTINUOUS YELLOW)(90 MILS)</p> <p>THERMOPLASTIC LEGEND     3,861.000     LF</p> <p>(WHITE) (120 MILS)    </p> <p>THERMOPLASTIC LEGEND     126.000     SF</p> <p>(WHITE) (120 MILS)    </p> <p>TWO-WAY YELLOW REFLECTIVE HIGH     1,822.000     EA</p> <p>PERFORMANCE RAISED MARKERS    </p> <p>REFLECTORIZED TRAFFIC WARNING SIGN    13.000     EA</p> <p>(ENCAPSULATED LENS)</p> <p>REFLECTORIZED TRAFFIC REGULATORY     5.000     EA</p> <p>SIGN (ENCAPSULATED LENS)    </p> <p>REFLECTORIZED TRAFFIC OBJECT MARKER    2.000     EA</p> <p>(ENCAPSULATED LENS)(TYPE 3)</p> <p>REFLECTORIZED TRAFFIC WARNING SIGN     4.000     EA</p> <p>W/SUPPLEMENTAL PLATE (ENCAPULATED  LENS)</p> <p>PROJECT NO. SAP-51(14)S</p> <p>NEWTON COUNTY</p> <p>NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS:</p> <p>CONTRACT TIME:    60 Working Days</p> <p>BASIS OF AWARD</p> <p>The award, if made,  will be made  to the lowest  qualified bidder  on the  basis of  published quantities.</p> <p>The  Board of Supervisors  hereby notifies  all bidders that  it will  affirmatively insure that in  any contract entered  into pursuant to this advertisement,  minority  business enterprise will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in  response to  this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, or national origin in consideration for an award.</p> <p>PLANS  AND  SPECIFICATIONS are on file in the Office of the Chancery Clerk of Newton  County, the County Engineer's office and the Office of the State Aid  Engineer,  412 E.  Woodrow  Wilson Avenue, Jackson, Mississippi.  This project shall be constructed in acccordance with the latest edition of the  Mississippi  Standard  Specifications for State Aid Road and Bridge Construction.</p> <p>PLANS  AND  PROPOSALS may be secured from Duane Stanford, County Engineer for Newton County, Mississippi, 383 Wilbur Road, Hickory.  The Cost is fifty  dollars  ($50.00) for plans and fifty dollars ($50.00) for the proposal, non-refundable</p> <p>   Certified  check or bid bond for five percent (5%) of the total bid, made payable to Newton County and the State of Mississippi must accompany each proposal.</p> <p>Bidders are hereby notified  that any proposal accompanied by  letters qualifying in</p> <p>any manner the condition  under which the proposal is tendered will be considered an</p> <p>irregular bid and such proposal will not be considered in making the award.</p> <p>Jacky Johnson, President</p> <p>Newton County Board of Supervisors</p> <p>Publish Dates: October 27 &amp; November 3</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-expires-fs field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Ad Expiration</div> <div class="field--item"><time datetime="2021-11-09T12:00:00Z">Tue, 11/09/2021 - 12:00 PM</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-classified-category field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Ad Category</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/classified/75" hreflang="en">Legal Notices</a></div> </div> Tue, 26 Oct 2021 14:35:08 +0000 hcollins 90899 at https://www.newtoncountyappeal.com