Following the recent release of 2017-2018 school district and school performance grades, the Mississippi State Board of Education voted to pull back the report and reevaluate before making the grades official.
The Attala County Circuit Clerk office in the courthouse will be open from 8 a.m. to noon this Saturday, Oct. 6, to allow voters to register for the November 6 election. Voters can also register in person on Monday, Oct. 8, and by mail postmarked no later than Tuesday, Oct.
Marcus D. Malone, 27, pleaded guilty in Attala County Circuit Court to a November 2016 double-murder of his former girlfriend and her new boyfriend in McAdams. He also pleaded guilty to the shooting of a third person, a woman, in the leg during the incident.
The fall session of Attala County Circuit Court started on the last two Tuesdays with plea days, sessions in which the court reviews and authorizes agreements worked out between the District Attorney’s Office and suspects set for trial.