Canton Man Found Guilty at Trial for being a Convicted Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Bubba Bramlett announced today that Elbert George Robinson was found guilty after a jury trial in Madison County Circuit Court of Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon. On April 2, 2021, an officer with the Madison Police Department made a traffic stop on a vehicle driven by … Read more

Former city clerk served with indictments in ongoing Canton voter fraud investigation

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) – There are new developments in the ongoing voter fraud investigation in Canton. It has been confirmed that former city clerk Valerie Smith–who were are told retired in December after 23 years on the job–was served Wednesday with three separate indictments for violation of voter registration statues. According to the indictment, Smith … Read more

Bramlett on Role as District Attorney

John K. Bramlett Jr. was recently appointed by Gov. Phil Bryant as District Attorney for the 20th Circuit Court District, which includes Madison and Rankin counties. He replaces Michael Guest, who was elected to the U.S. Congress. Bramlett has served as an assistant district attorney in the 20th Circuit Court District since 2015. The Madison … Read more