Fireworks. An American tradition to celebrate the 4th of July. Elaborate displays are put on all over the country that light up the sky and leave us all in a sense of awe. But those sparkles, bottle rockets, and Roman Candles all have one thing... Read More.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol will begin the 2019 Fourth of July Holiday Enforcement Period Wednesday, July 3, at 12:01 a.m. and conclude Thursday, July 4, at midnight. All available troopers will be assigned to saturation patrols and checkpoints to promote traffic safety. In conjunction with the... Read More.
Members of East Central Community College’s Theta Chi Chapter of Phi Beta Lambda received top honors at the organization’s 2019 National Leadership Conference held June 24-27 in San Antonio, Texas. Students from across the United States participated in the conference to enhance their business... Read More.
Today votes are being cast for the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians' Tribal Chief. The next four years of administration will be decided by tonight. Incumbent Phyliss J Anderson and Cyrus Ben will face off. Cyrus Ben received 1647 votes and Chief Anderson received 1306. Anderson... Read More.
The Pearl River Resort opened its doors back in 1994, with the Silver Star Casino. 25 years later, the resort has expanded to include the Golden Moon Hotel and Casino, Dancing Rabbit Golf Club, Geyser Falls and Bok Homa... Read More.
The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians are heading back to the polls Tuesday. Tomorrow is the long-awaited runoff in the chief's election. The two candidates are current Chief Phyliss J. Anderson and former council member and businessman Cyrus Ben. Ben won 45% of the nearly... Read More.
This week on the Boswell Media Sports Countdown to Kickoff: Breck Riley sits down with Philadelphia head football coach David Frey to discuss how he's preparing for his first full season as head coach.
Kemper County authorities say they have captured a suspect from Meridian accused in a double murder. Kemper County Sheriff James Moore says Cedric Rogers was taken into custody Friday morning on Kemper Springs Road. Meridian police say Rogers is accused in the shooting deaths of Talimon... Read More.
Kenneth Dewayne Williams, 45, of Meridian, was sentenced today by Chief U.S. District Judge Daniel P. Jordan III to 95 months in federal prison, followed by 5 years of supervised release, for possession with the intent to distribute 500 grams or more of... Read More.
Wayward Jones has been named the winner of the 2019 Boswell Media’s Songwriter of the Year contest. Wayward Jones, made up of the duo Brian and Amanda Jones, was one of... Read More.
In the last 10 days, at least 8 drivers license stations across Mississippi have been closed because of staff shortages. The Philadelphia location was closed twice in the last few days for that reason. Philadelphia resident Dori Dixon said she was disappointed after arriving Thursday... Read More.