Lawsuit filed against Lexington police department

Civil rights advocates say in a federal lawsuit that police have “terrorized” residents in a small Mississippi town by subjecting them to false arrests, excessive force and intimidation.The civil rights organization JULIAN is seeking a temporary restraining order against Lexington’s police department to “demand... Read More.

Town of Lexington sets curfew

The town of Lexington in Holmes County has set a curfew.The order states that no one is to be outside between the hours of 9:00 pm and 5:00 am.All businesses must close by 9:00 pm.The order states that the curfew will be strictly enforced... Read More.