Leake County Sheriff, Randy W. Atkinson was presented the "Top Cop" award by Central MS Crime Stoppers on Monday, July 31, 2023.
Sheriff Randy Atkinson and the Leake County Sheriff’s Office recently received the 1st place award for the 2022 Inmate Litter Removal Program in District Five.The Leake County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with the Leake County Regional Correctional Facility has been working hard to keep... Read More.
Justice Department Awards Over $273.4 Million to Improve Public Safety, Serve Crime Victims in American Indian and Alaska Native Communities The Department of Justice announced Friday that it has awarded over $273.4 million in grants to improve public safety, serve victims of crime, combat... Read More.
U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, and Cindy Hyde-Smith, and Congressmen Bennie Thompson, and Michael Guest announced the Philadelphia School District is one of 12 Mississippi districts to be awarded a $3.75 million grant.Superintendent Dr. Lisa Hull said this grant will amplify and increase the kind... Read More.
The Town of Walnut Grove has been awarded a Recreational Trails Program Grant from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife Fisheries and Parks in the amount of $120,000. This is an 80/20 Grant. This is the second grant awarded the Town through this program in the... Read More.
Alderman Jerry Darby was awarded the designation of Certified Municipal Official from the Mississippi Municipal League. Walnut Grove Mayor Brian Gomillion presented the award to Vice-Mayor Darby last week.The basic CMO designation which course work focuses on municipal organization, law, finance, and land use.... Read More.