Shows charged in case


A local woman has been charged with embezzling funds from school booster program.

Melissa Shows, a volunteer for the booster club for the Magee High School Volley Ball Team, has been charged through Magee Courts with embezzlement. 

Arrest Reports 3-8-2018

The Simpson County Sheriff’s Office reported 31 arrests from February 26 to March 5.

Bryan Walter Brooks of 2541 Highway 13 Mendenhall was arrested on March 3 and charged with no driver’s license, possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle, and disorderly conduct.

Arrest Reports 3-1-2018

The Simpson County Sheriff’s Office reported 54 arrests from February 19 to February 26.

Ray Colon Jones of 1450 Cooper Road Pearl MS was arrested on February 22 and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, possession of paraphernalia, and no driver’s license.

Arrest Reports 2-1-2018

The Simpson County Sheriff’s Office reported 41 arrests from January 22 to January 29.

David Hughes of 1992 Lang Creek Road Meridian MS was arrested on January 28 and charged with possession of marijuana and careless driving.

Dollar General robbed again

On January 6, two armed men entered the Dollar General Store located on Highway 28 West just outside of Magee and robbed it.  It was the second robbery of the store.

The gunmen held the clerks at gunpoint and demanded money from the register. After the pair took an undisclosed amount of money they left on foot.



Rebekah Stewart and Ray Brinson are pleased to announce their upcoming marriage on May 12, 2018, at Pine Grove Baptist Church in Magee.

A reception will follow in the Fellowship Hall.