Notice of Public Hearing – Closure of County Road 2448

The Neshoba County Board of Supervisors will be holding a public hearing to abandon a public road on November 5th, 2018, at 10:00 o’clock a.m., in the Board of Supervisors’ Meeting Room in the Neshoba County Courthouse. The purpose of said public hearing is to decide whether or not it is in the public interest and convenience to close County Road 2448 and remove the road from the public road system.

ECCC closed for Fall Break

East Central Community College will be closed for Fall Break on Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 22-23, 2018.Monday, October 22, 2018 (All day) to Tuesday, October 23, 2018 (All day)

ECCC Art Club to Again Sponsor Halloween Haunted House

The East Central Community College Art Club will sponsor its third annual Halloween Haunted House from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 29-30, in the Vickers Fine Arts Center on the Decatur campus.Admission is $5 for everyone over age six and $1 for age six and under.Proceeds from the annual fundraiser will support the activities of the ECCC Art Club, including a planned trip to the Chicago Institute of Art during Spring Break 2019 and an annual... Read More.

Leake County Sheriff’s Reserve PCA Rodeo

The Leake County Sheriff's Reserve 7th annual PCA Rodeo will be November 9th and 10th at the Carthage Coliseum beginning at 7:30 PM each night. There will be Bull Riding, Calf Roping, Barrell Racing and more. Admission is $10 for Adults, $5 for children 9-17, and free for kids 8 and under.At 5 pm on Saturday November 10th there will be Rodeo Parade around the Courthouse Square. Everyone is invited to bring your horses, mules, and wagons. 
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Big Win for the Rebels over Volunteers 29-20

The Leake Academy Rebels are at home for Senior night and their final regular season football game playing a District 2 AAA Conference game against the Volunteers of Starkville Academy. The Rebels enter tonight's game 7-2 overall this season and 2-1 in district play while the Vols of Starkville Academy enter 8-1 overall and 2-1 in district play.The Rebels won the toss and elected to defer until the 3rd quarter giving the Vols the ball to start the game,... Read More.

Winona Wins Over Choctaw Central

Winona traveled to Choctaw Central to play this game and they dominated. The first quarter was exciting. Winona scored three touchdowns back to back. Choctaw Central scored one touchdown. (21-6) The second quarter was taken over by Winona. They scored two more touchdowns and the score is (35-6). The third quarter was a battle between both teams, Winona scored another touchdown and Choctaw Central stayed the same. (41-6) The final quarter was full of speedy plays. Choctaw Central was... Read More.
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Choctaw Utilities – Boil Water Advisory – Conehatta Community

On October 19, 2018 the Conehatta Community Water System lost pressure due to a water line break and the subsequent repair work along the following roads:Hugh Mitchell RoadHugh Mitchell CoveNorth Hugh Mitchell CoverBecause this area of the Conehatta System lost pressure, it was placed on a boil water advisory. Other areas of Conehatta Community Water System are not affected.This boil water advisory is a precautionary measure. Samples will be taken from the affected area and forwarded to the MS... Read More.

DUI, burglary and other arrests in Neshoba County

Johnnie Fry, 63, 11583 Road 505, Philadelphia, driving under the influence (DUI) 1st offenseDanny Lee James, 23, 3922 Butler Road, Shuqualak, driving under the influence (DUI) 1st offenseCendric J Smith, 33, 264 A Avenue, Philadelphia, public drunkWilliam Thomas... Read More.