The Dixie National Rodeo opened Friday night at the Mississippi State Fairgrounds in Jackson. This year’s event will feature two weekends of the competition, ending Saturday, Feb 19, with two performances at 2 pm and again at 7 pm.
A wagon train from Philadelphia heads down Airport Road in Flowood toward the Mississippi State Fairgrounds in Jackson Friday for the opening of the Dixie National Rodeo tonight.The Dixie National, the largest rodeo east of the Mississippi River, will feature two weekends of competition... Read More.
Images from Friday night's Southeastern Professional Rodeo Association Finals at the Neshoba County Coliseum Friday night. The rodeo continues Saturday at 7 pm.
At approximately 8:30 Wednesday night, a Neshoba County Deputy made a traffic stop on Beacon Street.The driver of the vehicle was identified as Jeremy Howard Henry of 10531 County Road 460, Philadelphia MS.Mr. Howard fled when the officer asked him to exit the vehicle... Read More.
Both Damondra Johnson, 15 of Philadelphia (Murder, Aggravated Assault – Manifesting Extreme Indifference to Life, Felony Conspiracy to Commit a Crime, NCSO) and Zykeus Vantrez Macon, 22 of Philadelphia (Murder, Aggravated Assault – Manifesting Extreme Indifference to Life, Attempted Murder, Felony Conspiracy to Commit... Read More.
A 13-year-old boy working in his bedroom on his computer was seriously injured Wednesday evening when a vehicle involved in a police chase ran through his room, knocking him into the back yard of the home on Poplar Ave. in Philadelphia. He was discovered... Read More.
The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks Department has announced a portion of Bever Dam Road will be closed temporarily due to a bridge failure.Both entrances to the road will remain open, but the area is barricaded and has restricted access.... Read More.
The Dixie National Rodeo, the largest rodeo east of the Mississippi River, will return to the Mississippi State Fairgrounds on February 11-19, 2022. This year's event will feature two weekends of competition beginning Friday, Feb., 11 at 7 pm and ending Saturday, Feb 19,... Read More.
A Juvenile has been charged with Domestic Terrorism and Cyber Stalking according to the Philadelphia Police Department. The male Juvenile will be... Read More.
A bomb threat on a social media post led to the delayed school opening for Philadelphia Public Schools this morning. Local, State and Federal authorities have been working to identify the person responsible for the threat, and school buildings were being swept.Neshoba County Sheriff... Read More.
Because of a loss of water pressure, Choctaw Utilities has issued a precautionary boiled water advisory until further notice for all addresses on River Oaks Circle.Until then, it is recommended you do not drink tap water, use it to make drinks, use a dishwasher,... Read More.
Neshoba County is making plans to allocate the 5.6 Million total funding it will receive as part of the Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (SLFRF) program, a part of the American Rescue Plan.According to Neshoba County Administrator Jeff Mayo, the Neshoba County... Read More.