Donna Campbell, The (Brookhaven) Daily Leader, Author at Magnolia State Live


Suspect accused of armed robbery at Walmart caught after ramming police truck

A Jackson man accused of robbing an 82-year-old woman at gunpoint in the Walmart parking lot Tuesday was jailed after he tried to hit a ... Read more

by Donna Campbell, Thursday, August 16, 2018 12:00 pm


On Veterans Day, a Mississippi man tells the story of his father who was captured twice during the Korean War

Cpl. Byron Tillmon Bishop Jr. died a hero more than half a century after he returned from the Korean War. Read more

by Donna Campbell, Saturday, November 11, 2017 12:54 pm


Who’s buried beneath the 40-yard line at Bogue Chitto High School?

Don’t stand on the 40-yard line on the west end of Troy Smith Field at Bogue Chitto High School. Read more

by Donna Campbell, Monday, October 30, 2017 11:03 am


Mississippi restaurant owner pulls the plug on NFL broadcasts over players’ protests of national anthem

Randy Eckman, the owner of Fox's Pizza Den in Brookhaven, Miss. will no longer air any NFL games in his restaurants as a response to ... Read more

by Donna Campbell, Thursday, October 12, 2017 10:05 am


Two men arrested at Mississippi bus station with $30,000 worth of ecstasy

The Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics arrested two men at the Greyhound bus station in Brookhaven Monday in connection with the seizure of $30,000 worth of ecstasy ... Read more

by Donna Campbell, Tuesday, October 10, 2017 12:52 pm


Dedication to beloved Brookhaven doctor Dr. A. L. Lott reflects the life of a man who ‘just wanted to help people’

Dr. Lott, who died in 1993, loved people and Brookhaven almost as much as he loved being a doctor. Those who knew him say he ... Read more

by Donna Campbell, Thursday, October 5, 2017 9:23 am