The Sulphur River Basin Authority board of directors held their regular monthly meeting Tuesday afternoon at Mount Pleasant Civic Center.
Mount Pleasant city manager Ed Thatcher announced that he has appointed assistant police chief Kyle Holcomb as interim police chief beginning Feb. 27.
Mount Pleasant High School senior, Sam Pearson, has advanced to finalist standing in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program, a distinction that places him in a group representing less than one percent of U.S. high school graduating seniors.
Early voting for the March 3 primary election began Tuesday.
The Mount Pleasant Police Department released their report for 2019, which summarizes the local crime report and law enforcement activity.