Body discovered in Noxubee County

The FBI is now involved in a homicide investigation involving a missing Choctaw woman, whose body was found in a ravine in rural Noxubee County. A tip led sheriff’s deputies in Noxubee County to Butler Rd. “And sure enough there was a body out here,” says Noxubee County Sheriff Terry Grassaree. Multplie agencies were called to the scene and recovered the body of a Choctaw woman, who was reported missing more than a month ago. “We’re trying to see where… Read More.

Body discovered in Noxubee County

A woman’s body was found in a ravine Tuesday night in Noxubee County. The body was discovered on Butler Road in Mashulaville, which is located near the Winston County line. The Choctaw Tribal Police Department received a tip that lead tribal officers to Butler Road. Noxubee County Sheriff  Department was called out to the scene to investigate. Sheriff Terry Grassaree said the victim is Native American and might be a woman who went missing from the Choctaw Reservation nearly a… Read More.

checkpoint leads to drug arrest in Leake County

A Carthage woman was charged with multiple drug charges in Leake County. Leake County Deputies working a checkpoint on Hwy 488 and Curly People Road on Monday, August 21 arrested Dawn Lea McMillan, 48, of 2972 Hwy 16, Carthage. McMillan was driving a black Chevrolet Suburban. Leake County Deputies were advised by another driver that the suburban was driving recklessly. Deputies advised McMillan that a warrant was outstanding for her arrest through Leake County and also in Illinois. Officers issued… Read More.

assault on a police officer, DUI and other recent arrests in Neshoba County

Michael Brown, 57, 225 Lewis Avenue, Philadelphia, disordered conduct Jennifer Q. Dunn, 37, 1004 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, trespassing Dwana Lynn Hamilton, 52, 1407 Colony Park Drive, Pearl, disorderly conduct, simple assault on a police officer Kristina Leanna Jones, 29, 155 Tyson Drive, Toxey, Al, hold for other agency Nigell Quotez Lewis, 36, 10341 Road 1361, Philadelphia, driving under the influence (DUI) 1st offense Stacie Lynn Miles, 34, 10110 Road 389, Philadelphia, serving sentence Luis Raul Orozco, 37, 624 Columbus… Read More.

“Lunch For Laiken” Fundraiser

“Lunch For Laiken” fundraiser event will be held on Thursday, August 24 from 11 am – 1 pm at Neshoba General Hospital.  Laiken Cole is a one-year old little girl battling neuroblastoma.  Mugshots is partnering with the community in efforts to support the Cole family. Laiken is the daughter of Howard & Laura Cole of Philadelphia. Laura Cole is one of our Emergency Department nurses at Neshoba General. Laiken has recently relapsed and is again receiving aggressive cancer treatments. In… Read More.

Kicks Picks Week 1 Winner: Casey Henderson

Kicks Picks Presented By Wheel-In Grocery of Carthage is off to a very exciting start for 2017. Over one hundred entries were submitted for Week 1 with three entries tied for the top spot correctly selecting 14 out of  15. The winner of Week 1 is Casey Henderson, of Carthage , in the tie breaker. Casey is the winner of the Tailgate Prize Pack courtesy of Wheel-In. The other two who tied for the best submissions were Ronald Ballard of… Read More.

Neshoba County Energy Services Project Underway

​The Neshoba County Courthouse is receiving a new Roof as part of the Energy Services and Conservation Project authorized by the Neshoba County Board of Supervisors earlier this year.  The roofing portion of the project started on Saturday, August 19th and will continue into the week of August 21st until completed.  The old roof was removed using a hydrovac technique which used water and a vacuum to remove the aggregate material on the existing roof on Saturday.  The new poly… Read More.