Gov. Phil Bryant signed a measure Wednesday, renaming Highway 30 in Lafayette County to the William Faulkner Scenic Highway.
The Lafayette County Board of Supervisors approved hiring an appraiser for the Sisk Avenue and West Oxford Loop extension Monday night and voted to abandon a previously private road they accepted for maintenance a few years ago and turn it back over to the landowners. (March 17, 2015, Page 1, 12)
For the second time on two consecutive Thursday mornings, Lafayette County residents awoke to a winter wonderland. However, the white stuff on the ground this morning wasn’t snow, it was a lot of ice and sleet, with a little snow sprinkled in for good measure. (more…) (March 5, 2015, Page 1A, 10A)
The Lafayette County Board of Supervisors handled general business in a relatively short meeting Monday. (March 3, 2015, Page 3)
By Alyssa Schnugg
Several offices are still uncontested in Lafayette County as the qualifying deadline approaches.
Those bouncing back and forth on whether to toss their hat into the election ring have until 5 p.m. Friday to make up their minds.
The new bridge spanning the Tallahatchie River along the northern border of Lafayette County may have a name that will honor all veterans of the armed forces. (February 18, 2015, Page 1A)