A woman walking along U.S. 177, south of Sulphur, was taken into custody June 10 for allegedly stealing three cell phones and possessing drugs and paraphernalia, according to a Murray County Sheriff’s Office report.
The Sulphur City Council held a public hearing last Tuesday evening prior to a special council meeting to approve the FY19-20 city budget.
Murray County 911 Dispatch Director Kim Ewrin told board members Monday that the 911 dispatch center could be facing a budget shortfall for the next fiscal year. Currently, the City
Sulphur City Council members took action Monday night at their regular monthly meeting to end the city involvement with Retail Attractions. The vote came following several discussions in previous meetings
Powerful winds last Sunday wrecked havoc on a number of locations in southern and southwestern Murray County including this home on Chickasaw Trail and Primrose Lane where a tree fell across the corner of the structure.
At left, in inset, this huge tree was uprooted by the strong blast wind, also on Chickasaw Trail.
A number of other county areas also sustained damage during the storm, according to Mark Woodell, Murray County Emergency Management director.
The storm came through Murray County just after 10:00 a.m. with a strong line of heavy to severe storms that produced heavy rain and winds in excess of 50 miles per hour.
A powerful thunderstorm spawned by a fast-moving cold front on Sunday damaged several buildings and uprooted large trees in areas southwest of Sulphur. According to Murray County Emergency Management Director