Fire Danger Possible Again Today in Our Region

A fire danger alert continues today in our region. The National Weather Service in Jackson says with the combination of very low humidity, dry conditions and strong northerly winds, extra caution is advised with open burning. Dispose of cigarettes properly. not on ground. Don't let trailer chains drag on the roadways. Increased potential for hazardous conditions expands this afternoon.

Amnesty Program Deadline Is Approaching In Philadelphia

The Amnesty Program deadline is approaching in Philadelphia. The deadline is now April 30th. The Municipal Clerk's office said that with many people in the process of receiving tax refunds, timing of the extension will afford them an opportunity to pay fines that might otherwise not be possible.  The program offers amnesty for you to pay in full or arrange a payment plan without fear of being detained, clear your name and eliminate fines. For more information or to make... Read More.

Philadelphia-Multiple Arrests and Violations Including Controlled Substance Possession and Stolen Firearms

The Philadelphia Police Department has released an announcement regarding weekend arrests and violations. See Philadelphia Police Department weekend reports below. *3-DUIs *2-Possessions of Controlled Substance *2-Possessions of Paraphernalia *2-Recovered Stolen Firearms *1-Simple Possession of Marijuana in a Motor Vehicle *1-Warrant Served (Contempt FTA on False Informtion) *3-Suspended Drivers Licenses *5-No Proof of Insurance *2-Expired Tags *17-Speeding *14-No Drivers Licenses *6-Child Restraints *6-Seat Belt Violations *1-Disregard of... Read More.

Vehicle Versus Deer on Highway 35 S

9:53 am - Law Enforcement was called to  Spruce Street in Walnut Grove for a disturbance. 8:17 pm - Officials responded to Highway 35 South near True Light Road for a vehicle versus deer wreck. No injuries were reported. 8:27 pm - Officials responded to Highway 488 for a disturbance of six cows out in the road.

Break In on Mount Charity Road

12:33 am - Officials responded to an unoccupied vehicle that was sitting in the middle of the road on Highway 25. Caller advised that it’s right before you get to Cold Bluff. 3:31 am - Officials were called to Mount Charity Road because of a reported break in involving two female individuals vandalizing the caller’s property. 9:41 am - Officials responded to a black vehicle with its flashers on sitting in the middle of the... Read More.

Philadelphia Police Department Makes Announcement About City Shootings

The Philadelphia Police Department released an announcement about recent shootings. "Due to the recent shootings inside the city limits, the Philadelphia Police Department has received several reports in reference to these crimes. We are out patrolling the community in an attempt to deter these shootings. We've questioned several individuals to get more information about the incidents, but... Read More.