Author archive for jared thomas

  • Fatal Accident on Marquette Road in Brandon – 8-16-2014

    By jared thomas on Aug 16, 2014
    Brandon, Mississippi – At 6:43 AM Brandon Police Department was dispatched to a single vehicle wreck on Marquette Road between the General Motors facility and Brown Bottling Group.   Brandon Police Department, upon arriving on scene, witnessed a single vehicle accident involving a box truck. Initial reports indicate that the driver appeared to have left the roadway and struck a […]
  • 8/9/14 – Boil Water Notice

    By jared thomas on Aug 9, 2014
    ***Attention Central and East Brandon Water Customers*** The Mississippi State Department of Health is issuing a Boil-Water Alert for customers who receive their drinking water from the City of Brandon water supply located in Rankin County. This affects approximately 6,500 customers on the east side of the water system including Los Parrilleros Restaurant and all customers east of Brandon Police […]
  • Nook Logan Baseball Camp

    By jared thomas on Jul 3, 2014
    On July 21 – 24 Brandon Parks & Recreation, in conjunction with Nook Logan, former MLB player with the Washington Nationals, will be hosting a baseball camp at Shiloh Park July 21 – 24.  Attached is a flyer and registration form.  All camp inquiries and payments must be submitted to Nook Logan (see attached registration form).   Registration forms may […]
  • July 2nd Celebration

    By jared thomas on May 30, 2014
  • Brandon in Motion

    By jared thomas on May 13, 2014
    [fullwidth_text title="What is Brandon in Motion" alt_background="alt-four" width="1/1" el_position="first last"] Crossgates River Oaks Hospital and the City of Brandon have partnered together to create Brandon in Motion – a city wide health initiative for people who live, work and play in Brandon, MS. The goal is to encourage all members of our community to adopt healthy and active lifestyles. In […]
  • Morning School Lockdown – 5-12-2014

    By jared thomas on May 12, 2014
    Monday, May 12, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MORNING SCHOOL LOCKDOWN  Brandon, Mississippi – This morning, May 12, 2014, at approximately 10:08 AM a Brandon Police Officer observed a subject walking on Boyce Thompson Road in Brandon, swinging an axe above his head.  When the subject saw the officer approaching, he fled into a wooded area.  The office gave chase on […]
  • Storm Debris Information

    By jared thomas on Apr 30, 2014
    Brandon, Mississippi – The city of Brandon is announcing that beginning tomorrow, May 1, 2014, a debris removal company will begin to remove storm debris. The city has been broken down into sections with College Street being the first street where crews will begin work. Debris must be separated by: A: Vegetative meaning whole trees, stumps, branches, and other leafy material […]
  • Mayor’s Easter Egg Hunt

    By jared thomas on Apr 3, 2014
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    By jared thomas on Apr 3, 2014
    BOIL WATER NOTICE EFFECTIVE WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2, 2014 – CITY OF BRANDON WATER CUSTOMERS ON HIGHWAY 18 BEGINNING AT WYNN DRIVE  The City of Brandon has issued a precautionary boil water notice for residents along Highway 18 beginning at Wynn Drive and continuing Southeast.  This includes Hebron Hill, Thornton Place, Wynn Drive, Manestay Drive, and City of Brandon customers on […]
  • Brandon Parks Update

    By jared thomas on Mar 31, 2014
    [fullwidth_text alt_background="none" width="1/1" el_position="first last"] On July 9th, 2013, nearly 75% of Brandon voters said “Yes” to more recreational facilities, to improve Shiloh Park, and to build new sidewalks and bike paths. [/fullwidth_text]