Neshoba County Sheriff’s Department searching for suspect

The Neshoba County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information in an attempted robbery on Sunday, January 12, 2020 at the Arlington Dollar General. The pictures below show the black hoodie and sweat pants that were discarded as they fled the area. The sweat pants have bleach spots on the right leg, mid thigh. If you have any information to help the case, please call Neshoba County Sheriff’s Office at 601-656-1414 or Crimestoppers at 601-355-TIPS (8477).

Ruthie of Philadelphia Wins $2,000 on Easy Money scratch-off

Ruthie M. of Philadelphia won $2,000 off a winning Easy Money scratch-off game purchased at Nance’s Northside Shortstop in Philadelphia. Mississippi started selling scratch-off lottery tickets in 2019. January 30, 2020, Powerball and Mega Millions tickets go on sale.

MLB’s Tim Anderson guest of honor at ECCC baseball event

In 2018, Tim Anderson hit .240 during his second season with the Chicago White Sox. Fast forward a season later, he ended the year with a .335 batting average, the highest by any White Sox player since Frank Thomas hit .347 in 1997. And his award for such accomplishment? Being crowned the 2019 MLB batting champion. The MLB shortstop was the guest of honor at ECCC baseball’s “Around the Diamond” event on Friday. Before sporting black and white with the White... Read More.

SE Professional Finals Rodeo returning to Neshoba County Coliseum (Audio)

Southeastern Professional Finals Rodeo will be returning to the Neshoba County Coliseum for two nights of rodeo fun, January 31 and February 1, presented by Pearl River Resort and Casino, In association with WTOK TV, Kicks 96 and Neshoba County Tourism. Cowboys and girls are competing to take home the gold. "It has become our home for the Southeastern Professional Rodeo Finals," says Bill Hudson, chairman of SPRA. "It's a perfect little community here that supports the rodeo. We've got some... Read More.

PSC warns public of Social Security Scam

Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley is alerting the public of increased scam calls claiming to be from the Social Security Administration, many of which are coming from an 844 prefix. He is urging the public to be cautious about answering unknown numbers, returning calls from unusual numbers, or giving personal information over the phone. “Scammers continue to prey on our citizens each and every day,” said Commissioner Presley. “While my team continues to do everything they can to bring... Read More.

One Time City Wide Trash Pick-Up Set in Carthage

One Time City Wide Trash Pick-Up Service will be held on  Wednesday, January 22, and Thursday, January 23, 2020. The City of Carthage will begin a two-day city-wide trash pick-up offering services to dispose of trash, debris, appliances, household furniture, mattresses or other items for disposal, placed on the side of the street with the exception of tires, vehicles, microwaves, computers, and televisions these items will not be picked up. City trucks will begin the clean-up at 7:00 A.M. until... Read More.