12:12 a.m. – Philadelphia Police responded to a call reporting a disturbance on Pecan Avenue. 12:21 a.m. – Neshoba County Deputies and Fairview Volunteers received a call about a camper A/C unit on fire on the Neshoba County Fairgrounds. 9:55 a.m. – Philadelphia Police were dispatched to a minor two-vehicle accident on McKay Avenue near Beacon Street. One driver left the scene of the accident. No injuries were reported.
2:00 a.m. – Leake County Deputies responded to a call about a one-vehicle accident on Star Road. The vehicle was reported to have struck a tree. No injuries were reported. 10:04 a.m. – Leake County Deputies were dispatched to a one-vehicle wreck on Highway 16 West near Yellow Creek. 10:44 a.m. – Carthage Police received a call about a disturbance at a residence on Old Canton Road. 11:22 a.m. – Leake County Deputies were contacted about property stolen from a residence on... Read More.
The Philadelphia Police Department is currently investigating the discovery of a deceased body found inside an abandoned house. "Officers responded to the 900 block of Gum street at approximately 10:20 am after receiving a call about a possible deceased body. The identity of this person has not been determined yet and the investigation continues. The body is being sent to MS Crime Lab in Jackson for autopsy and positive identification." If anyone has any information about this case please... Read More.
Do you need additional money for rent and utilities because of the Covid-19 Pandemic? An upcoming Free Rental Assistance Fair is offering to help. Anyone in the state can attend the fair which will provide computers and onsite agents to assist with applications and information. The event will be hosted by Senator Barbara Blackman, who says there is still $25 million that can be allocated to Mississippians through September 30th. The available funds... Read More.
Significant Heat Stress conditions are possible again today. And hot and humid conditions will continue through the week, according to the National Weather Service of Jackson. "Afternoon temperatures in the mid to upper 90s will combine with high humidity to produce heat indices commonly between 105 and 110. However, values from 110-115 are possible. Residents are urged to stay hydrated and use caution when spending time outdoors." Peak hours are 10am-7pm Precautionary Tips for Today **Drink plenty of fluids, stay in... Read More.
The Neshoba County Fair continues. Exhibit Hall opens at 8am. Cattle Showings start at 8am.The Neshoba Central High School Band will perform at 8 am and 1pm. Political Speaking on Founders Square starts at 9am. Horse racing is on the schedule today at 2pm.The Trace Adkins Show is live tonight at 8 pm. Additional events take place throughout the day. For more information see www.neshobacountyfair.org For a complete Fair schedule including times click here - https://www.kicks96news.com/local/neshoba-county-fair-2021-schedule?