Intersection to be Named after Former Enterprise Police Chief

Enterprise, Miss. Mississippi House Bill 4 was passed in the state legislature Thursday which would name an intersection in Enterprise after a former police chief who died last March.

The bill would name the intersection on Mississippi Highway 513 and River Road "Chief Randy Boykin Memorial Intersection." Boykin died while directing traffic outside school in Enterprise last March. The bill was authored by Representative William Shirley. The Mississippi Department of Transportation will build and maintain signs near the intersection. The bill will go into effect July 1, 2014.