Election delayed due to coronavirus set for Tuesday

A runoff election that was delayed due to coronavirus is set for Tuesday, June 23. Voters will head to the polls in Mississippi's 2nd Congressional District to elect a Republican candidate. The runoff election is between Brian Flowes and Thomas Carey. The winner will face off against... Read More.

Free Covid Testing Returning to Attala County

FREE Covid testing will be available in Attala county on June 13th. UMMC and the MSDH are providing free drive-through Covid-19 testing at the Attala County Coliseum. "Anyone who has crossed paths with a Covid-19 positive person or who is experiencing any symptoms can now... Read More.

Community Transmission is Main Covid-19 Concern

Community transmission continues to be the main focus for Covid-19 transmission. Gov Reeves expressed concern saying "Covid-19 is not over and urged people to stay in the fight and be vigilant." Social gatherings such as protests and summer events combined with lack of social... Read More.

Attala County Sheriff’s Office makes drug arrests

On 06/04/2020, Jamey Hutchison, a 32-year-old white male, was arrested for petit larceny, trespassing, and felony possession of controlled substance (methamphetamine). An investigation by the Attala Sheriff's Department led to the arrest of Hutchison and other charges may be forthcoming from other jurisdictions in the... Read More.