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Following a recent attack on a 3-year-old child, Sheriff Donald O’Cain has submitted a proposed ordinance to the County Board of Supervisors for consideration.
According to O’Cain, the child was attacked by two chained pit bull dogs two weeks ago and was subsequently airlifted from Simpson County to a Jackson hospital.
It is official. The city of Magee holds the deed to the old Magee Elementary facility and plans were to have a lease with Head Start in hand by last Wednesday.
Mayor Dale Berry said he had learned his lesson about making comments about schools and said those were better left to the board attorney and Alderman Patrick Brown.
G enerally speaking, folks go into office with good intentions to do the right thing for the right reasons. They look to others who have served in those offices for advice on how to do things properly and sometimes if they listen they get proper advice and sometimes they do not. They either don’t listen or they don’t get the proper advice.
When it came time for the Board of Supervisors to discuss ambulance service for the county this week, what appeared would be a slam dunk for current provider AMR took a big turn.
T his is always a dicey time for the county Board of Supervisors when the date arrives to renew contracts for the ambulance services in the county.