JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — The Mississippi Department of Corrections is providing rides to employees who work at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman affected by weather conditions.
Pick-up sites will be at multiple business locations along seven routes for 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. – 7:00 a.m. shifts. The buses will arrive in 5-, 10- and 30-minute intervals.
Anyone who lives in an area affected by inclement weather can ride the bus.
The first buses for the 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. shifts will arrive at 5:00 a.m. at the Boyd Store in Sledge and the Double Quick in Rosedale on Highway 1 (North Main Street). The last buses for these shifts will stop at 6:30 a.m. at Carroll’s Grocery in Drew; Goose Pond on Highway 32; and Old Bryant’s Service Station in Rome on Highway 49.
The first buses for the 7:00 p.m. – 7:00 a.m. shifts will arrive at 5:00 p.m. at the Boyd Store in Sledge and the Double Quick in Rosedale on Highway 1. The last buses for this shift will run at 6:30 p.m. at Carroll’s Grocery in Drew; Goose Pond on Highway 32; and Old Bryant’s Service Station in Rome on Highway 49.
Below is a schedule:
|7am -7pm Shift||7pm -7am Shift|
|Moorhead-Double Quick||5:30 a.m.||5:30 p.m.|
|1||Indianola-Loves, Hwy 49 & 82||6:00 a.m.||6:00 p.m.|
|Sunflower-Service Station||6:10 a.m.||6:10 p.m.|
|Blaine-Old County Barn||6:15 a.m.||6:15 p.m.|
|Doddsville-Old Service Station||6:20 a.m.||6:20 p.m.|
|Ruleville-Double Quick, Hwy 49 & 8||6:25 a.m.||6:25 p.m.|
|Drew-Carroll’s Grocery||6:30 a.m.||6:30 p.m.|
|Charleston-Courthouse||5:30 a.m.||5:30 p.m.|
|2||Webb-Jitney Jr.||6:15 a.m.||6:15 p.m.|
|Sumner-Scott Service Station||6:20 a.m.||6:20 p.m.|
|Goose Pond-Hwy 32||6:30 a.m.||6:30 p.m.|
|Itta Bena-Double Quick, Hwy 82||5:30 a.m.||5:30 p.m.|
|3||Greenwood-Walmart Parking Lot||5:45a.m.||5:45p.m.|
|Minter City-Store on Hwy 49||6:15 a.m.||6:15 p.m.|
|Glendora-Hwy 49 @ Bridge||6:25 a.m.||6:25 p.m.|
|Clarksdale-Church’s, Hwy 49& 61||5:30 a.m.||5:30 p.m.|
|4||Dublin-Store on Hwy 49||6:00 a.m.||6:00 p.m.|
|Tutwiler-Double Quick||6:15 a.m.||6:15 p.m.|
|Rome-Old Store, Hwy 49||6:30 a.m.||6:30 p.m.|
|Rosedale- Double Quick||5:00 a.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|5||Pace-Intersection, Hwy 8||5:15 a.m.||5:15 p.m.|
|Cleveland-Krogers||5:30 a.m.||5:30 p.m.|
|Merigold-Three Way Truck Stop||5:45 a.m.||5:45 p.m.|
|Mound Bayou-Health Center||6:00 p.m.||6:00 p.m.|
|Shelby-Dollar General||6:15 p.m.||6:15 p.m.|
|Sledge-Boyd Store||5:00 a.m.||5:00 p.m.|
|6||Falcon-Blue Store||5:15 a.m.||5:15 p.m.|
|Darling-Old Store, Hwy 3||5:25 a.m.||5:25 p.m.|
|Marks-Supervalu||5:30 a.m.||5:30 p.m.|
|Lambert-Gurley’s||5:45 a.m.||5:45 p.m.|
|Vance-Post Office on Hwy 3||6:15 a.m.||6:15 p.m.|