LOLLYDUDE had one of his all time favorites, Steve Azar , on the Main Event this morning. They talked about old times, the music business, and his new song"One Mississippi" recorded at The Max in Meridian. Click the link for the full interview! " nodownload="yes"]
Greg Fulton stopped by the Main Event this morning to talk about the upcoming football season and how to register your child. Ages 4-12 are eligible and registration is happening now. It doesn't matter where they attend school. For more information call Greg at 601-650-8301. Neshoba County Youth Football and Cheer is also on Facebook. Listen to the Main Event and watch kicks96news.com for upcoming events
American Legion Post 168 will conduct a Memorial Day Ceremony Monday, May 27 at 11 am at the north entrance of the Carthage Coliseum.Major General Augustus Leon Collins will be the Keynote Speaker. In case of inclement weather the ceremony will be moved inside the Coliseum.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A miscalculation by the Mississippi Department of Education has left a gap of $12 million to $14 million in funding for this year's promised teacher pay raise. News outlets report Gov. Phil Bryant says the agency will have to reallocate whatever funding possible to pay for the raises, since he won't be calling a special session to fix the issue. He says the Legislature can reimburse the agency through a deficit... Read More.
The East Central Community College Warriors Baseball team were on home today hosting the Itawamba Community College Indians in MACJC South Division baseball. It was a long afternoon for the Warriors as the first game ended early in the top of the 7th inning as the Indians won that game by the final score of 12-4. The Indians got all their runs in the top of the 5th and 6th innings, scoring 5 in the 5th and 7 in... Read More.
No one is in jail tonight for the stabbing death of a 26 year old Philadelphia man. Police were dispatched to a stabbing on Gum Street late Tuesday night. The victim, Aaron McCarty, was later pronounced dead at Neshoba General Hospital. Police Chief Grant Myers says a suspect and juvenile witness were interviewed and ultimately released. He confirms that the suspect and victim were in a relationship. "They were boyfriend and girlfriend and lived in the same... Read More.
That's how Newton County Sheriff Jackie Knight describes Friday night's shooting that killed a 17 year old and injured his 13 year old brother. "Friday night, at approximately 7:45, the dispatch received a call at 7310 Little Rock-Decatur road. Several minutes after that, 3 minutes after, they heard shots fired,” says Sheriff Knight. Johnnel Jones is charged with one count of murder and one count attempted murder. Sheriff Knight says he... Read More.