Legislator Arrested in Kemper County

A freshman state representative from Preston has been arrested in Kemper County, charged with receiving stolen property.   The sheriff’s department’s website says Keith Jackson was booked Monday morning and released on bond two hours later.  It says the charge against him is a felony. ... Read More.

Four Arrested in Carthage Drug Bust

Four people were arrested and charged Tuesday, November 28, 2023, in Carthage.The Carthage Police Department along with Leake County Sheriff’s Office, Attala County Sheriff’s Office, MS Bureau of Investigation, and officials from the Attorney General’s Office served a search warrant at a home on... Read More.

Four arrested in Neshoba in recent vehicle thefts

The Philadelphia Police Department (PPD), the Neshoba County Sheriff's Office, and MS Bureau of Narcotics recently conducted an undercover operation regarding several motor vehicle thefts in the city over the last 2 months.Thefts were arranged over social media where vehicles were listed for sale.... Read More.

Monday Wrecks in Leake County, One Arrested

First responders in Leake County were called to two separate crashes on Monday, July 10, 2023.The first occurred on Hwy 35 N near Live Oak Rd and involved two vehicles.  Leake County Deputies, MS Hwy Patrol, Barnes Volunteers, and EMS responded.  At least one... Read More.

Three Arrested in Multi-County ATV Thefts

Investigators in Neshoba County say they've broken up a ring of thieves who've been stealing ATVs.  Sheriff Eric Clark says the three men had been roommates and worked together to scout possible targets and take the ATVs.   He says three of the seven thefts... Read More.