Friday Storms Cause Power Outages

A combination of morning storms and gusty winds blew down trees and power lines across the state Friday.   As of noon, almost 44,000 outages were being reported including 1,758 in Attala County, 1,586 in Leake County and 347 in Neshoba County.   By 9 pm... Read More.

Gas Prices Continue Slow Fall– In Most Places

There are some exceptions-- but gas prices across Mississippi are edging downward.  AAA says the average price statewide today is $3.95, about a penny less than Thursday.  The auto club says Attala County has seen its average price drop by twice as much to... Read More.

Power Outages Continue In Our Region

Power outages continue across our state and in our region. Approximately 8,647 outages are reported in Neshoba county, 2,283 in Leake and 5007 in Attala and there could be more to come. Continued below freezing temperatures at night with possible fallen trees could make... Read More.

Power Outages Continue in Attala, Leake

Power outages continue in Attala and Leake county. Inclement weather on Sunday left Mississippi in a literal state of emergency with at least 11 deaths, massive damage, and over 72,000 people without electricity. By late night Monday power had been restored to many regions... Read More.

MHP to continue holiday enforcement for New Year’s

The Mississippi Highway Patrol begins its special enforcement period for the New Year’s holiday last night at 12:01 a.m. It will conclude Wednesday, January 1 at midnight.The ongoing MHP safety initiative “Home for The Holidays” continues to place emphasis on traffic safety regarding motorists... Read More.