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.
This week on the Boswell Media Sports Countdown to Kickoff: Breck Riley sits down with Ethel head football coach Dave McCrory to discuss the upcoming season.
Registration is currently underway for East Central Community College’s July Term for courses on the campus in Decatur, as well as the Philadelphia-Neshoba County Career-Technical Center.Registration can be done online at www.eccc.edu, or students can receive assistance by calling 601-635-6205 or emailing
Two hospital police officers changed their report about where they released a man after he was killed in highway traffic.WAPT-TV reports the University of Mississippi Medical Center officers originally reported they released 26-year-old Jaylion Jim at a downtown Jackson jail on June 18.... Read More.
Two Mississippi-licensed physicians and two Mississippi-licensed registered nurses were charged in an indictment unsealed today for their roles in a multimillion dollar scheme to defraud TRICARE, the health care benefit program serving U.S. military, veterans and their... Read More.
Around 300,000 Mississippi adults do not have health insurance and are not eligible for Medicaid. That's where 'Mississippi Cares' aims to make a change.It's not Obama Care and it's not an expansion of Medicaid. It's a new health care proposal that just might benefit... Read More.