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Water Valley announces Valedictorian, Salutatorian and Historian

Water Valley High School announced the valedictorian, salutatorian and historian for the 2019-2020 graduating class this week. Coulter Clement was named the school’s valedictorian, Blayne ... Read more

4 days ago by Ana Martinez.

Water Valley High School Seniors 2020

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1 week ago by Staff Report.

Water Valley woman arrested on commercial burglary charges

A Water Valley woman is facing multiple counts of commercial burglary. On May 1, investigators with the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department arrested Stacey Crouch, 37, ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Lafayette and Oxford School Districts considered top in the state per study

Recently, a study was conducted by BackgroundChecks.org to determine the top school districts in each state. In Mississippi, Oxford and Lafayette County are considered two ... Read more

3 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Amended lawsuit filed by Water Valley man now asking for $5 million

After filing a lawsuit asking for an unspecified amount in damages, a Water Valley man who claims he was “brutally beaten” by law enforcement officers ... Read more

3 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Lawsuit filed by Water Valley man claimed to have been “brutally beaten” by authorities

A Water Valley man who claimed to have been “brutally beaten” by law enforcement officers last July is suing Yalobusha County, Water Valley and others ... Read more

3 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Water Valley’s Base Camp Coding Academy joining Everest Innovation Hub

After spending its first years above B.T.C. Grocery, Water Valley’s Base Camp Coding Academy is moving down the street and attracting national attention. Renovations are ... Read more

4 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Water Valley resident’s quilts to be exhibited in South Carolina

Coulter Fussell is a painter first, but adding quilting to her skillset has paid off as she prepares to exhibit her work in South Carolina ... Read more

5 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Year in Review: July – September

Editor’s Note: This is the third of our four-part series, taking a look back at some of the most notable stories of 2019. The last ... Read more

5 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Fatal Highway 328 wreck being investigated

A single-car wreck on Highway 328 is under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol. At approximately 4:23 p.m. on Oct. 8, a 2003 Chevrolet Avalanche ... Read more

8 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford Toys for Tots campaign set to begin in October

The calendar turned to October on Tuesday, and with that comes the beginning of the annual Toys for Tots drive. The national campaign began on ... Read more

8 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Water Valley man arrested on drug, weapon charges following traffic stop

A Water Valley man is facing drug charges following a traffic stop. On Sept. 15, an Oxford Police officer pulled a car over at the ... Read more

8 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Water Valley man arrested in connection to shots fired at Oxford apartment complex

A Water Valley man is facing multiple charges in relation to a report of shots fired at an Oxford apartment complex on Sept. 12.  On ... Read more

8 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford and Lafayette rated among the state’s best school districts

The 2018-19 accountability results for Mississippi’s school districts were released by the Mississippi Department of Education on Tuesday and once again the Oxford School District ... Read more

8 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford man still missing as family continues search

The family of an Oxford man who went missing over the weekend is still looking, while previous search attempts by the local authorities have so ... Read more

9 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Driver License Stations closed statewide

Mississippi residents in need of renewing or getting a new driver’s license will have to wait until at least Thursday. The Mississippi Department of Public ... Read more

10 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Rally held for man allegedly beaten by law enforcement in Water Valley

David Logan, the 28-year-old Water Valley man who sustained injuries during an altercation with law enforcement officers on July 18, appeared at a prayer and ... Read more

10 months ago by Anna Guizerix.

Water Valley sets watermelon world record

Water Valley held the 50th Watermelon Carnival this past weekend, and to commemorate the milestone, etched the town’s name into the record books.  Residents of ... Read more

10 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Mississippi Lottery Corporation accepting retailer applications

After being signed into law last fall, Mississippi is taking the next steps in establishing a state lottery. On Friday, the Mississippi Lottery Corporation announced ... Read more

10 months ago by Jake Thompson.

Sheriff disputes police brutality allegations

News that the Yalobusha County Sheriff’s Department and Water Valley Police Department were accused of “brutally beating” Davidtron Logan first started circulating this past Tuesday.  Since then, ... Read more

10 months ago by Anna Guizerix.

Justice for David Logan rally to be held Monday

A prayer and justice rally to support alleged police brutality victim Davidtron Logan will take place Monday, Aug. 5 at 5:30 p.m.  Hosted by Logan’s attorney, Carlos ... Read more

10 months ago by Anna Guizerix.

Lawyer of man claiming to have been “brutally beaten” asking City of Water Valley, Yalobusha County for $1M

The attorney for a man who claims he was assaulted during a traffic stop in Water Valley earlier this month is asking for $1 million ... Read more

10 months ago by Jake Thompson.

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