Manhunt continues for murder suspect in Neshoba, Rankin

Neshoba County Sheriff’s Department is looking for 28-year-old Alex Bridges Deaton in connection to a homicide at a Dixon church. Sheriff Waddell says Deaton is a person of great interest. Investigators have evidence of a white SUV pulling into Dixon Baptist Church and staying for a couple minutes. Waddell says the SUV pulled out and headed toward Forest on Highway 21.

Fellowship Baptist Church Revival Slated

Fellowship Baptist Church will be holding a revival starting Sunday, February 26th at 11 am and continuing through Wednesday, March 1st at 7 pm. Featured speaker will be Philadelphia Native Zach Kilpatrick. The public is invited to attend. Fellowship Baptist Church is located on Hwy 21 South in Philadelphia.

The Fair City Chorale Concert “A Community Choral Festival” (Audio – Kevin Flannagan)

The Fair City Chorale in collaboration with the choirs of First United Methodist Church, First Baptist Church and Neshoba Central High School will be presenting a concert titled  “A Community Choral Festival”  on Sunday afternoon, February 26th at 4pm at First United Methodist Church. As part of this performance, each choir will sing selections on their own and then combine for three selections under the direction of the guest conductor from New York City, Dr. Michael John Trotta. This will involve nearly 100 singers from …Read More

Warriors Fall To Bears 6 -3

The EC Warriors returned to the baseball field tonight to play the final game of the Rush Invitational at the Clark/Gay Baseball Complex in Decatur playing the Baton Rouge Community College Bears. The Bears would take a 1 run lead in the second inning of the cold weather game in Decatur and that score would stand until the bottom of the 3rd when the Warriors put a run across to tie the game 1-1 but then the Bears scored two runs in the 4th and …Read More

Whippets wins Kosciusko Classic

The Kosciusko Whippets played baseball this afternoon taking on the Yazoo County Panthers from Yazoo City during the Whippet Classic at  Whippet Field in Kosciusko Ms. The Panthers put up one run in the top of the 1st. The Whippets would get a home run in the bottom of the 3rd to tie it up 1-1 in the bottom of the third. The whippets would add another home run in the bottom of the 4th driving giving them a 1 point lead (2-1). The Whippets …Read More

The rebels advances to the state tournament with this victory

The Rebels comes into this consulation match up to advance to the state tournament. The Rebels put up a strong fight in the first quarter but trail by 4 points (13-17) at the end of the quarter. The Rebels continue to struggle in the second quarter with fouls and holding defense against Simpson Academy. The first half ended with the Rebels trailing by 7 points (24-31). The Rebels played better in the third quarter ending it with a 4 point deficit (44-48). The  Rebels tied …Read More

Manhunt underway for murder suspect

U.S. Marshals are looking for 28-year-old Alex Bridges Deaton. Authorities say he is wanted in connection with a murder and shooting in the Jackson area. Authorities say Deaton is wanted for killing his girlfriend who has been identified as Heather Robinson and, according to her Facebook, was from Quitman and living in Jackson. Authorities say Deaton is also wanted for shooting a woman while she was jogging in a nearby neighborhood in Jackson. Alex Deaton grew up in Neshoba County and once lived in the …Read More