Flooding in Louisville (photo credit: Elanie Porter)VIDEO: The National Weather Service declared a flash flood emergency for Winston County Thursday morning after reports that several roads were flooded or washed out in the Louisville area and that water was entering some structures. Some... Read More.
The search continues for Mr. Grady Stanley, who was reported missing in Kosciusko on the evening of Friday, June 9, 2023."We've looked everywhere that Mr. Stanley has been know to walk. His home and the surrounding area has been searched. Highway 35 South all... Read More.
The search continues in Kosciusko for a missing 82-year-old man named Grady Stanley.A Silver Alert was issued on Saturday morning for Mr. Stanley who suffers from mental health conditions that may impair his judgement.He was last seen a little after 5 p.m. on Thursday,... Read More.
Investigators in Attala County say food left on a stove apparently touched off an Easter Sunday fire which destroyed a house and sent two people to the hospital. Fire Coordinator Danny Townsend says both residents were asleep when the fire broke out in... Read More.
A fast-moving storm system produced wind damage, hail and at least one tornado across Mississippi Thursday. In Leake County, trees were blown down on Robinson Road near Ofahoma and along Highway 488 near Standing Pine. There were numerous hail reports across Neshoba County. A... Read More.
The public health district which includes Attala County continues to be Mississippi’s flu hotspot. In its latest update, the State Health Department said more than 45 per cent of patients visiting their doctors in the nine-county district had flu-like illnesses, up from about 31... Read More.
The National Weather Service is putting Leake County back under a heat advisory today with the heat index climbing as high as 110 this afternoon. The dangerous heat stress will extend to the south and west with the Delta under an excessive heat warning... Read More.
Free tutoring continues at Lincoln/Matlock Park this week. According to Carthage City Hall, the service is available for students in 7-12th grade. Times are from 10am-3pm. A lunch snack will be provided. For more information, including how to sign up call 601-267-8322.
Mercy Reigns and Hope Mission continue to collect clothes and financial donations for the international initiative called Clothing Drive to Save Lives. Clothing, shoes, belts, and gently worn bed lines and blankets are being collected with the goal of recycling then converting funds to... Read More.
The Mississippi Championship Hot Air Balloon Fest continues in Canton.WAPT-TV reports that the event — planned for Thursday through Sunday — is in its 36th year.Jana Dear, executive director of Canton Tourism, says the event draws pilots and crewmembers from around the nation.It will... Read More.
The Carthage Farmer's Market continues today with extended hours being from 8am-2pm. Produce, fresh meats, arts and crafts as well as cottage foods, meats and lunch foods will all be part of the scene. If it's anything like last week, Karaoke will be... Read More.
Free after school tutoring continues today in Carthage. Tutoring will be provided every Thursday from 3:30-5:30pm at the Lincoln Park Community House, according to Carthage City Hall. Academic support is available for math, reading, writing, social studies and science. All students in Junior High... Read More.