From the Starkville Daily News
Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Superintendent Lewis Holloway was arrested Monday and charged with two counts of simple assault by threats, according to the Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Department. A release from OCSD said deputies responded to a disturbance Sunday on Mt. Olive road, during which Holloway allegedly fired a gun into the air. The other parties in the incident signed affidavits against Holloway in Justice Court, who was released on $1,000 bond. Deputies did recover a handgun from the scene, according to OCSD. County property records indicate Holloway owns a home on Mt. Olive Road. Holloway has been the district superintendent since 2012. The SOCSD Board of Trustees will hold a special called meeting at 6 p.m. Monday evening to discuss a personnel matter in executive session.
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