News in brief

By: Jessica Griggs ~Campus News Editor~ Suspect in Delta State shooting commits suicide A suspect believed to be responsible for the murders of two people killed himself before he could be apprehended by police on the evening of Sept. 14. Shannon Lamb was wanted for the shooting deaths of Amy Prentiss and Ethan Schmidt. Prentiss, whom Lamb lived with, was killed in her home in Gautier, Miss., and Schmidt was shot in his office at Delta State University nearly 300 miles away. Hundreds of homes destroyed by wild fire Approximately 600 homes were destroyed when a wild fire, named the … Continue reading News in brief