Update:Communications received a call at approximately 7:21 p.m. on Sunday, February 5, 2024 reporting that two people were shot on South East Street in Kosciusko.Kosciusko Police, EMS, and Attala Sheriff's Office responded to the scene.It does appear that the two people who were shot... Read More.
Jackson, Miss. –A Conehatta man was sentenced to 240 months in federal prison for having sexual contact with a child in the Conehatta Community of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians.According to court documents, Dayleon Phillips, Sr., 35, admitted to having sexual contact with... Read More.
The stage is set for the Leake Academy girls and boys basketball teams 5A North State Tournament games. The teams will both play in the tournament Tuesday, Feb. 6 at Bayou Acadmey in Cleveland. Starting off the tournament for Leake... Read More.
WALNUT GROVE, Miss.--Walnut Grove Police asked Leake County deputies for help late Friday chasing a man they believed stole keys and credit cards from a car in the town limits.Just before midnight a Leake County deputy thought they spotted a man hiding in a... Read More.
CARTHAGE, Miss.--Everyone was cleared out from the Leake Central High School basketball game Friday night because of a call to police about shots being fired at the game. According to police radio traffic, the call came in just before 9 p.m.The call came from... Read More.
Flu season in Mississippi continues to wind down in most areas. The latest report from the State Health Department puts the overall flu rate at 5 per cent, dropping from 5.3 per cent the week before. But there’s been an increase in flu cases... Read More.
Boys powerlifting teams from several schools gathered at the Attala County Coliseum on Friday for day two of Super Whippet Weekend.Kosciusko, Leake Central, Choctaw Central, Louisville, Newton County, Caledonia, Houston, NE Lauderdale, and West Lauderdale boys were all in attendance.Click here for the... Read More.
(Brian Montgomery) The Neshoba Central Rockets introduced their new head football coach last week, when in theory he really didn't need one at all. Anyone who's son or daughter has attended NCHS knows exactly who Shannon... Read More.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi House has passed a bill that would legalize online sports betting.The move brings the state one step closer to joining 29 other states that already allow the practice.The Mississippi Mobile Sports Wagering Act passed 97-14 after a brief... Read More.
Super Whippet Weekend started off strong with girl's powerlifting Thursday at Attala County Coliseum.Girls from Kosciusko, Choctaw Central, Newton County, West Lauderdale, and Caledonia High Schools participated.Click here for the Super Whippet Weekend full schedule of events.
Jackson, Miss. – A Jones County man pleaded guilty to assault with intent to commit a kidnapping.According to court documents, in July of 2023, Tyreese Khalia Kejuan Smith, 23, assaulted an adult female in the Bogue Homa Community of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw... Read More.
CHOCTAW, Miss.--An effort to not only recruit more doctors to work in Mississippi, but to also train them from within, may include a family medicine practice for the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians."It's very difficult to recruit, as we all know, to recruit physicians... Read More.