Monthly Archives: June 2012

Fleeing Suspect Fires at State Trooper

Fleeing Suspect Fires at State Trooper            A pursuit that began in Monroe County ended in Lee County with the suspect being shot by a state trooper. About 4:30 p.m., Sunday, June 24th, an MHP Trooper attempted to stop a 1992…

Temporary Closures on the Refuge

Temporary Closures on the Refuge Temporary Closures on the Refuge The Fish and Wildlife Service, Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge is announcing that the Visitor Center will be closed on Monday and Tuesday June 18th and 19th, for…

13 Safe Sitters Graduate at OCH

13 Safe Sitters Graduate at OCH OCH Regional Medical Center Graduates 13 Safe Sitters After a seven hour training course, 13 students can now call themselves ‘Safe Sitter’ graduates. OCH Regional Medical Center nurses and staff taught the Safe Sitter…

MDWFP Urges the Public Not to Pick up Fawns

MDWFP Urges the Public Not to Pick up Fawns MDWFP Urges the Public Not to Pick up Fawns With the official beginning of summer, white-tailed deer fawns begin to appear in Mississippi. The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks…