Felony Pursuit by Multiple Law Enforcement Units Brings Multiple Charges

The Neshoba County Sheriff's Office said "Sheriff’s deputies encountered a Red Ford Ranger pickup on Highway 16 West with multiple traffic infractions.  The attempted traffic stop led to a felony pursuit with the passenger of the pickup waiving a handgun at officers during the pursuit.  The pursuit led deputies onto the Pearl River Reservation by way of BIA Road 0022.  At one point the driver eluded deputies, which soon involved Choctaw Police Officers and Choctaw Wildlife Officers.  The pursuit... Read More.

Flash Flooding Possible This Weekend

As a tropical disturbance lifts across Mississippi Friday night through Saturday, flash flooding will be possible for areas along and southeast of Natchez to Jackson to the Columbus line, according to the National Weather Service in Jackson. The highest potential for flooding will be across the Pine Belt, where 3-6" of rain is expected, and locally higher amounts are possible. A localized flood threat is anticipated across the limited threat area. Leake Emergency Management Director Tommy Malone said... Read More.

Love Outloud Neshoba Starts Monday

Love Outloud Neshoba starts Monday. Many service projects have been scheduled throughout the week. And there are still opportunities to serve. Donations are still being accepted as well. If you're interested in volunteering, go to the Neshoba Baptist Association Building on June 21 at 8 a.m. to sign up for a ministry site. Love Outloud Neshoba volunteer projects will run June 21-25 from 8:00am until 12 Noon. Each day there will be opportunities to participate by praying and volunteering... Read More.

Central Mississippi Crime Stoppers and U.S. Marshalls Are Asking for Your Help

Central Mississippi Crime Stoppers announced that "the U.S. Marshals is looking for Travis Danyiele Bishop who is wanted for a federal Probation Violation (Armed Carjacking). Bishop a 34 year old B/M 5’11 165lbs who has a noticeable tattoo on the center of his neck which reads “BISHOP”. Bishop also has a tattoo in the center of his forehead which reads, “Self Made. Anyone with information that could lead to an arrest in this case could be eligible for a... Read More.

Attala Steel Industries looking to Expand Production

Attala Steel Industries located in the Industrial Park of Kosciusko/Attala County is under new management. They are looking to expand its current production. The company manufactures steel products that are being shipped all over the United States to be used in the rapidly growing solar power energy industry. The demand for these products has increased by 65% in the last 5 years and will continue to increase as the demand for solar power increases. The new management recently held... Read More.