Two employees of the Leake County Sheriff's Department-- one of whom is no longer employed there-- are facing DUI charges in Philadelphia. Police Chief Eric Lyons says the arrests were made separately a few hours apart last week. And there are additional charges against... Read More.
Leake County School District employees are eligible for the upcoming vaccination drive. According to Leake Superintendent Young, "LCSD will partner with Leake Baptist Hospital to offer the COVID vaccination to employees who work in direct contact with students. The vaccination drive will take place... Read More.
Mississippi employees off work to be paid amid pandemic By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi teachers and employees of city and county governments will be paid even if they are told to stay home because of the coronavirus pandemic. The state... Read More.
Regional - (According to AP) Mississippi State Legislators are focusing on plans to secure financial compensation for teachers and hourly employees. The goal is for every local governmental employee to be paid regardless of Coronavirus related attendance restrictions. Also, the Mississippi Board of Education... Read More.