Portion of Beaver Dam Road Closed due to Bridge Repair.

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.

Bomb Threat Delays School Opening

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.

Choctaw Utilities Boiled Water Notice

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.

Southeastern Professionals Final Rodeo returns to Neshoba

The Southeastern Professionals Final Rodeo is set to return to the Neshoba County Coliseum in Philadelphia on Friday and Saturday, February 4-5, with events like Calf Roping, Team Roping, Saddle Bronc Riding, Bareback Riding, Steer Wrestling, Break Away Roping, Barrel Racing along with Bull... Read More.

Neshoba County Sheriff’s Office makes contraband arrests

The Neshoba Sheriff's Department, with assistance from the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics and Detention Officers at the Neshoba County Detention Center in Philadelphia, concluded a two-month-long investigation with the arrest of three individuals Wednesday in connection to contraband being brought in the detention center.... Read More.