FROM THE U-S ATTORNEY'S OFFICE IN JACKSON: A Pearl River man pled guilty to possessing child pornography in the Pearl River Community of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians.William Henry, 25, pled guilty on October 24, 2023, in U.S. District Court in Jackson.According to court... Read More.
On Wednesday, December 7th Leake County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a suspected case of arson just off Pilgrim Rest Rd. where two round hay bales were set on fire. "Please be aware and attentive to any... Read More.
FROM THE U-S ATTORNEY'S OFFICE IN JACKSON: A Tucker man was sentenced to 600 months in prison followed by a lifetime of supervised release for the sexual assault of child less than 12 years of age, announced U.S. Attorney Darren J. LaMarca and Special... Read More.
A fifth case of monkeypox in the public health district which includes Attala County. The State Health Department isn’t saying which of the nine counties in the district is reporting that case. Statewide, there’ve been 79 cases of monkeypox.
The State Health Department is now reporting a total of 71 cases of monkeypox in Mississippi, including a fourth case in Public Health District 3-- made up of Attala and eight other counties. The Health Department doesn't identify the specific counties where the cases... Read More.
Neshoba General Hospital has confirmed its first positive coronavirus (COVID-19) patient. The Mississippi State Department of Health notified the hospital this afternoon. The patient, a Neshoba County resident, was admitted to Neshoba General under isolation protocols and was subsequently transferred to another hospital.Lee McCall,... Read More.
State & Local - 1 new case of Coronavirus has been reported in Attala County, 1 new case in Leake County, and 1 new case in Winston County, according to the Mississippi Department of Health website. No cases have been reported in Neshoba County.... Read More.
State & Local - 2 new cases of Coronavirus have been reported in Attala County and 1 new case in Leake County, according to the Mississippi Department of Health website. No additional cases have been reported in Winston County. No cases have been reported... Read More.
Regional : The Mississippi Department of Health is now reporting 1 Coronavirus positive case each in Attala and Leake county. Overall 140 people have tested positive in Mississippi as of this morning. The CDC and MSDH are continuing to closely monitor the outbreak of... Read More.
Breaking News - Tonight the Mississippi Department of Health is reporting that the first presumptive case of Corona virus has been confirmed in Forrest County. The person identified as male recently travelled to Florida. Following confirmation, he voluntarily isolated himself at home in order... Read More.
Trial dates have been set for the former head of Mississippi's welfare agency and some other people.They are charged with misusing money that was intended to help needy people in the nation's poorest state.John Davis is former director of the Mississippi Department of Human... Read More.