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Sheriff Donald O’Cain reported there were a total of 41 dispatches of vehicles that were called in for vehicles that slid from the roadway.
Tuesday evening a fuel truck turned over on Highway 49 near D’Lo the sheriff reported it was empty. There was also a log truck that turned over near Pinola.
T here still seems to be a lot of confusion as to just exactly how the new tax bill supported by President Trump is going to affect everyone. Some reports are clearer than others, but it was the topic of a big story in the Clarion Ledger last Saturday.
Citing the reason that the board was tired of being “the bellcow for funding for economic development,” the City of Magee voted to reduce their funding by one-third for the upcoming budget year for the Simpson County Development Foundation.
The Simpson County Board of Supervisors opened the first meeting of 2018 on January 2 with the election of new leadership for the upcoming year. Brian Kennedy will take the reins as board president, and Mickey Berry will serve as vice president of the board.
Magee General Hospital will have a new administrator when Sean Johnson replaces former administrator Amy Tolliver next week. He is tying up loose ends in his current position as administrator for the hospitals in Yazoo City and Attala County.
Mayor Dale Berry and the Magee Board of Aldermen have reduced funding for the Simpson County Development Foundation, stating that they are “tired of being the bell cow for funding of economic development projects in the county.”
T he very idea that Simpson County would agree to be a part of an opioid class action suit is ridiculous.
However, at the last meeting of the county Board of Supervisors, State Representative Noah Sanford suggested that the county indeed become a part of the suit.
The board of directors of Simpson General Hospital made it official. On January 1, 2018, David Welch was named the administrator and chief executive officer for the hospital.
Welch had been interim administrator in March of 2016 and has worked with the hospital in various capacities since May 2007.