Geyser Falls Water Theme Park 2018 Season!

The 2018 Season for Geyser Falls Water Theme Park is here. The Park starts opening daily on Saturday, May 26. Mississippi’s #1 family attraction, Geyser Falls Water Theme Park is a 23-acre playground with twelve water slides, a lazy river, a wave pool, little kids area, Beach Club, and Clearwater Key. With fun slides, white beaches, and more water slides than you know what to do with Geyser Falls Water Theme Park is the perfect place for your family... Read More.

Legislature declares June Access to Justice Month; Courts schedule free family law clinics across the state

The Mississippi Legislature has declared June Access to Justice month.  Free family law legal clinics are being organized in every Chancery Court District in Mississippi to assist those in need of civil legal aid.  The clinics will assist individuals with custody and child support issues, divorces, guardianships, name change matters, emancipations, adoptions and domestic violence protection orders.  Volunteer attorneys will be present to meet with self-represented litigants to provide advice, assistance with forms and pleadings and instructions on how... Read More.

MHP Memorial Day enforcement to begin Friday

The Mississippi Highway Patrol will kick off its Memorial Day weekend enforcement period started at 6:00 pm Friday evening. Troopers will be setting up checkpoints to look for drunk and impaired drivers. They will also be issuing tickets for distracted driving and seat belt violations. This safety initiative is designed to ensure safe travel for motorists while also reminding them of their responsibilities during the busy holiday weekend.

Philadelphia’s Memorial Day Program Monday in DeWeese Park

Captain Kelli Nichols of Philadelphia will be the guest speaker at Philadelphia’s annual Memorial Day program in DeWeese Park Monday, May 28 at 11 am. As part of the program and continuing in tradition flowers will be place at veterans monument by the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4396, American Legion Posts 238 and 138 and the Military Order of the Purple Heart, Chapter 677. In case of inclement weather, the program will be moved to the Veterans of... Read More.

burglary, grand larceny and other recent arrests in Neshoba County

Charles Burton Bond, 52, 10190 Road 349, Union, hold for other agency Jackie L Dunn, 37, 10351 Road 573, Philadelphia, malicious mischief under $1000 Kristin K Gilmore, 26, 30010 Road 101, Union, disturbance of a family, domestic dispute Angela DeShay Jenkins, 32, 5842 Ebenezer Road, Carthage, burglary of a commercial building, cars, ect. Dvontea Thomas Lewis, 23, 11450 Road 212, Philadelphia, two counts of domestic violence – simple assault Margrett Morris, 19, 10140 Road 395, Philadelphia, felony pursuit, felony... Read More.

The 38th Annual Red Hills Festival this weekend in Louisville

The 38th Annual Red Hills Festival will be held in Louisville on Saturday, May 26. The event will feature 100+ arts & crafts vendors, carnival rides, food & drink vendors and local entertainment. The Winston County Chamber of Commerce will host a kick-off party for this year’s Memorial Day weekend and Red Hill Festival, happening Friday May 25th – on Court Street between Market Cafe and Winston Furniture! Free live entertainment starts with Shake the bucket at 6:00 pm... Read More.

Neshoba Lake Fishing Rodeo Saturday, June 9

Youth 15 years and younger are invited to a youth fishing rodeo at Neshoba County Lake beginning at 7 a.m. on Saturday, June 9. The free event is hosted by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP). Neshoba County Lake is located just off Highway 486 on CR 1711 in Philadelphia. Participants are encouraged to bring their own fishing gear, catfish bait, and stringers. However, a limited amount of fishing gear will be available. The event is a... Read More.

DUI, possession and other recent arrests in Neshoba County

Shaquncia Reshana Boler, 22, 1399 Stallo Road, Philadelphia, disorderly conduct Nathan Dale Cross, 30, 983 Black Jack Road, Philadelphia, hold for other agency Lisa Katherine English, 45, 144 Houston Road, Laurel, possession of controlled substance William Corey Jefferson, 43, 334 Goat Ranch Road, Choctaw, possession of alcohol in dry county Lisa Ann Jones, 35, 11931 Road 355, Philadelphia, possession of paraphernalia Tyasia McCoy, 28, 305 Pearl Avenue, Philadelphia, failure to pay, possession of marijuana Juanita Parker, 47, 430 Austin,... Read More.