Sandra Whittington died in February but the test supposedly took place in June.
More info on Shelby County woman who died gets letter saying she has COVID-19
Tortoise movers sue for $500,000, say Florida moved too fast
Two men who relocate gopher tortoises are suing Florida’s wildlife commission, saying they should be awarded at least $500,000 in damages because the agency violated due ...
Veteran feels used by friend demanding her discount
While shopping with a friend recently, I was put in an awkward situation in regard to a store discount. Having served in the military, I qualify for a discount at that particular store.
The 901: Joris Ray evaluating some top staff; AutoZone Liberty Bowl gets 2021 leader
SCS Superintendent Joris Ray is planning to evaluate more than 100 academic positions which could lead to significant changes at the district.
Engagement to town “bad guy” draws warnings
I just got engaged, and I couldn’t be happier. But my fiance is referred to by the entire town as the “bad guy” because of his past. He’s changed a lot, and I really want this to work ...
Memphis pipeline faces environmental justice reckoning
The Byhalia Connection pipeline, a 50-mile oil conduit planned to run through and around Memphis, has come under fire from environmental groups and community activists. Opponents are also seeking to ...
New Macomb County women's group calls for Lucido's resignation
"The group has been less than genuine. I think it's totally unfair." The women have formed ... and released from Wayne County Jail early because of the COVID-19 pandemic in May 2020.
Local pregnant woman, 33, dies from COVID-19
But three of the 240 women died ... rate. She said researchers fear the deaths from pregnant women with COVID-19 have been “massively undercounted nationally,” and that the virus has a ...
Authorities identify Decatur man who died from gunshot wound
A preliminary autopsy report shows that Smith died from a gunshot wound to his upper left leg, which "involved the femoral artery and vein which resulted in massive hemorrhage," Macon County ...
Charges filed against Shelby County man accused of killing his grandmother
On Thursday, Shelby ... she had an order of protection against her grandson at the time of her slaying. Court records show an emergency order of protection had been granted by a Shelby County ...
Woman gets 10 years in federal prison for Coles County drug deal
URBANA — A Champaign County woman has been sentenced to 10 years in federal ... to arrange methamphetamine purchases, the records say. She pleaded guilty in November to a methamphetamine ...
Woman gets probation for fleeing from police in Mattoon
CHARLESTON — A Champaign County woman was sentenced to probation when she admitted to leading Mattoon police on a high-speed chase. Jamie Mullins, 30, whose address on record is in Dewey ...
Woman who coughed on cancer patient gets 30 days in jail
A Florida woman whose image went viral when she coughed on a customer at a Pier 1 store last year in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic has been sentenced ... victim's COVID-19 test.