Arrest Made in Child’s Death in Carthage

A young Carthage man is facing a capital murder charge in the death of his girlfriend's 3 year old son.  Ja'qavious Jordan, 19, was arrested almost two months after the boy was found dead at Westbrook Apartments.  Police say Jordan is not the child's... Read More.

Arrest Made in Neshoba County for Illegal Dumping

A recent incident of illegal dumping in Neshoba County has led to the arrest of a suspect, thanks to vigilant community members and law enforcement.On Monday morning, March 25th, the Neshoba County Sheriff’s Office received reports of an individual discarding... Read More.

Legislator Arrested in Kemper County

A freshman state representative from Preston has been arrested in Kemper County, charged with receiving stolen property.   The sheriff’s department’s website says Keith Jackson was booked Monday morning and released on bond two hours later.  It says the charge against him is a felony. ... Read More.

Attempted Robbery Reported at Philly Motel

PHILADELPHIA, Miss.--Two men staying at Philadelphia motel reported an attempted robbery early Saturday.The manager of the Best Western on Hwy. 16 called police at 3:30 Saturday morning, saying two men staying there reported someone had tried to rob them. It was unclear from police... Read More.

Mail Theft Reported in Carthage

CARTHAGE, Miss.--A possible mail thief was spotted in Carthage, Saturday evening.The man who called police said someone in a gray four-door car drove up, took mail from his mailbox, then drove to mailboxes at his neighbor's houses and took their mail. He also said... Read More.

Neshoba Woman Admits SNAP Fraud

FROM THE MS DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES: A Neshoba County resident charged with fraud following an investigation conducted by Agent-In-Charge Kevin Baysinger of the Investigations Division of the Mississippi Department of Human Services (MDHS) has entered a plea agreement.MDHS announced that April Long, 44, of... Read More.