Below see closings as of this time. Additional updates are forthcoming. We will keep you updated as details become available. Leake Academy - has cancelled all classes for today, 1/12, due to a forecast of icy road conditions. New student registration will be scheduled at a later date. Leake County School District- LCSD announced it will utilize a delayed start schedule today, 1/12, beginning with 2 hour delayed schedule. Neshoba County School District- After consulting with local EMA, the NCSD will have... Read More.
The Covid-19 is available at the Neshoba County Coliseum today, Thursday and Friday. You must pre-screen and have an appointment. All health care professionals and any person over age 75 is eligible. Below is a link to additional locations as well as the prescreen application. For vaccination locations and screening applications see below - * 18 drive-through sites throughout the state provide COVID-19 vaccinations to healthcare workers and health facilities staff. An appointment is required. * COVID-19 Vaccine Patient Screening... Read More.
Open Arms curbside food distribution resumes today. Hours are between 3:45-5:15pm. "If you know family, friends, or neighbors who may benefit from receiving food staples during the current economic crisis, please share the details about our food distribution." See additional guidelines below. *STAY in your vehicle. *Roll down your passenger window. *One bag per vehicle. *Distribution will cease at 5:15 PM or when all bags... Read More.
Vaccinations continue. According to the Mississippi Department of Health, 55,399 people from across the state have received their first vaccination. 287 people have been vaccinated from Attala, 163 people from Leake, 390 from Neshoba and 222 from Winston county. Vaccine providers administering COVID-19 vaccine are required to report the doses administered to the Mississippi Immunization Information Exchange (MIIX), the statewide immunization registry, within 24 hours of administering. Vaccines are now available for all health care workers and individuals *75... Read More.
As we prepare for potentially inclement weather, MEMA reminds us of winter weather terminology, and safety tips including how to dress, prepare your home and family and your car. Winter Storm Watch: A winter storm is possible in your area. Tune in to your NOAA Weather Radio, commercial radio or television for more information. Winter Storm Warning: A winter storm is... Read More.
Below see closings as of this time. Additional updates are forthcoming. We will keep you updated as details become available. Choctaw Tribal Schools -Due to potential inclement weather conditions, Choctaw Tribal Schools will operate using Distance Learning on Monday, January 11, 2021. Schools will resume Tuesday at normal times with an adjusted Hybrid schedule: Hybrid Group A students will come to school Tuesday/Wednesday and Hybrid Group B students will come Thursday/Friday. The middle school basketball tournament hosted at Choctaw Central High... Read More.
The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will re-open today. According to the SBA "community financial institutions will be able to make First Draw PPP Loans on Monday, January 11, and Second Draw PPP Loans on Wednesday, January 13. The PPP will open to all participating lenders shortly thereafter." This round of the PPP continues to prioritize millions of Americans employed by small businesses by authorizing up to $284 billion toward job retention and certain other expenses through March 31,... Read More.
Vaccinations continue across Mississippi. Some second dose are now being administered. According to the Mississippi Department of Health, 53,052 people from across the state have received their first vaccination. An additional 1,602 vaccines have been administered as second doses. 287 people have been vaccinated from Attala, 163 people from Leake, 390 from Neshoba and 221 from Winston county. Vaccine providers administering COVID-19 vaccine are required to report the doses administered to the Mississippi Immunization Information Exchange (MIIX), the statewide... Read More.