Crime

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 ...

Events

Water Valley aiming for World Record watermelon-eating contest

National Watermelon Day was Tuesday, but the city of Water Valley is hoping Saturday will be a world ...

Crime

Water Valley man was victim of “brutal attack” by law enforcement officers, attorney claims

The attorney for Water Valley resident David Logan says his client is the victim of police brutality, following ...

Business

Water Valley amends beer ordinance in an attempt to save historic buildings

The Water Valley Board of Aldermen held a special meeting on Friday to discuss the fate of one ...

News

Yalobusha County Sheriff seeking information on missing woman

The Yalobusha County Sheriff’s Department is looking for clues to help locate Trinity Harvey, 27, a young woman ...

Lafayette County

Local student gives birthday presents to shelter animals

For the third year in a row, 12-year-old Layla Harwell is using her birthday to help her furry ...

Events

Water Valley celebrates 49th annual Watermelon Carnival

By Allen Brewer Way down in Water Valley, locals and visitors alike gathered to celebrate the 49th annual ...

News

Water Valley Aldermen legalize cold beer sales

Water Valley residents can now purchase cold beer in retail stores, thanks to a board of aldermen vote ...

News

Body of man who went missing in Enid Lake recovered

The body of a man missing since Saturday in Enid Lake was recovered Tuesday evening, according to the ...

DEVELOPING NEWS

Search continues for man who went missing at Enid Lake

*UPDATE: Yalobusha County Sheriff Lance Humphreys said Monday’s search ended unsuccessfully and will continue again Tuesday morning. According to ...

News

Oxford man dies in wreck

An Oxford man was killed Tuesday night after his vehicle was struck from behind while traveling on Highway ...

Elections

Gray wins Water Valley mayoral race

Donald Gray has won the runoff in the special election for mayor in Water Valley, defeating Terry Rockette, ...

Elections

Gray, Rockette headed to runoff election in Water Valley mayor race

Water Valley mayoral candidates Donald Gray and Terry Rockette earned the most votes out of four candidates vying ...

News

Wreck claims life of former Oxford restaurateur

Mississippi Highway Patrol and the state bureau of investigation are investigating a vehicle wreck that resulted in the ...

DEVELOPING NEWS

Water Valley teachers indicted for buying drugs from a 16-year-old student

Two Water Valley teachers have been indicted by a Yalobusha County grand jury for allegedly buying prescription drugs ...

News

Water Valley’s Mayor Hart resigns

According to the North Mississippi Herald’s Facebook page, following a lengthy city board meeting Tuesday night, the last ...

Columnists

Water Valley Art Crawl

By Andi Bedsworth Fall is just about here, and that means it is time to go into Water ...

News

A Taylor man was killed Saturday after driving into the back of logging truck

According to Mississippi Highway Patrol Sgt. Joey Miller, at about 9 p.m. Saturday, a 2010 Peterbilt log truck ...

News

Oxford’s Thacker Mountain Radio welcomes Andrew Bryant this Thursday

The Thacker Mountain Radio Hour welcomes Water Valley songwriter Andrew Bryant to the show this Thursday, Sept. 7 ...

Lifestyle

The BTC Old-Fashioned Grocery mixes friendship, food and antiques in one Water Valley storefront

In just over seven years, The BTC Old-Fashioned Grocery already seems like it has been in Water Valley ...

News

Church of the Nativity Episcopal serving Water Valley again

The Church of the Nativity Episcopal building has been undergoing a transformation with new exterior paint, new roof, ...

News

Water Valley Watermelon Festival begins today

Summer is coming to an end and fall is just around the corner, fresh crops are in season ...

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