Saturday Night Car Chase Through Leake and Attala Counties

At approximately 10:04 pm Carthage Police became involved in a high speed pursuit beginning in the Carthage city limits and continuing all the way to Kosciusko. When the car crossed over the county line Attala Deputies began to pursue the car as well. The driver continued into the city limits with Carthage Police, Kosciusko Police, and Attala Deputies all involved. The chase continued through Veterans Memorial Driver, Hwy. 12, and Hwy. 43 North. Once the driver reached the intersection of Hwy. 43 North... Read More.

Portion of Natchez Trace Parkway reopens for travel

The Natchez Trace Parkway is open to through traffic from Milepost 115 to 135. Riverbend, Cypress Swamp, and a section of the Yockanookany trail remain closed at this time. Motorists and cyclists are able to travel the full length of the Parkway once again. Clean-up work continues on the roadway, at Cypress Swamp, at Riverbend, and on the Yockanookany trail. One-lane closures may be utilized as work continues along the shoulder of the Parkway. Motorists should be alert and watch for workers within the vicinity. “The scenic pullouts and scenic trail closed after straight-line winds caused damage in... Read More.

Hwy 35 blocked at Dossville due to wrecked 18-wheeler

A wrecked 18-wheeler has traffic blocked on Hwy 35 near the Attala-Leake County line. The truck ran off the road and into the ditch. Wreckers and other crews were on scene at the time of this report attempting to get the truck out of the ditch. A report from the scene said the wreck happened some time during the storm.

Neshoba County Fair Grandstand Entertainment lineup announced

The Neshoba County Fair has announced the full entertainment lineup for this year's event. The lineup was announced in a video on the fair's official Facebook page. (See below) This year's lineup includes Neshoba County native Hardy, Grammy nominated Trace Adkins, and rising stars Jordan Davis and Riley Green. Mississippi’s Giant House Party, the Neshoba County Fair, is set for July 23 - July 30. The Fair has the state’s only sanctioned horse... Read More.

Weather Alert From CEPA

The National Weather Service has placed our entire service area under a moderate risk for severe storms today. Central Electric Power Association has restoration plans in place and will respond to all outages as quickly and safely as possible. Should this be a major weather event, all power restoration updates will be on our website and your local radio station. Central Electric Power Association encourages its members to take safety precautions during and after a storm. Now is the time... Read More.