Attempted Murder in Kemper County, Man Wanted

DEKALB, Miss.--A man named Louis Deandra Griffin is wanted by the Kemper County Sheriff's Dept., and they weren't sure where he was Saturday morning.About 3:45 Saturday morning deputies say Griffin got into an argument with a man named Willie Yates in the parking lot... Read More.

NWS: No Tornado Touchdown in Scott County

The widespread storm damage in eastern Scott County and western Newton County late Tuesday night was the result of straight-line winds, not a tornado.  That's what the National Weather Service is saying after a survey team inspected the damage in and around Forest and... Read More.

Severe Storm Causes Widespread Damage in Leake County

Residents of Leake County were met with extensive damage on Tuesday evening, April 9, as severe storms swept through the area, leaving a trail of fallen trees in their wake.Reports indicate that trees were down across the entire county, obstructing roadways and posing significant... Read More.

Arrest Made in Neshoba County for Illegal Dumping

A recent incident of illegal dumping in Neshoba County has led to the arrest of a suspect, thanks to vigilant community members and law enforcement.On Monday morning, March 25th, the Neshoba County Sheriff’s Office received reports of an individual discarding... Read More.

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.