With no rain forecast, the threat of wildfires will continue across Mississippi through Friday. The National Weather Service has expanded its Level-1 "limited" threat to cover the entire local area. Low humidity and gusty winds will combine with the continued drought to create favorable... Read More.
Officials at the Elvis Presley Birthplace in Tupelo say they're extending their “deepest sympathy” to the Presley family after the death of Elvis’ only child, Lisa Marie. Less than a week after attending a birthday celebration for her father in Memphis, she suffered cardiac... Read More.
A citywide curfew is being enforced in Carthage, Mississippi. Effective immediately, the curfew was voted in by The Mayor of Carthage and Board of Aldermen. It begins at 10 p.m. and lasts until 6 a.m. daily until April 30th. According to the resolution all... Read More.
Neshoba - An extended temporary closure of Pearl River Resort is in effect until further notice. According to Pearl River Resort spokesperson Erica Moore, their goal was to reopen the properties on April 1, 2020. "We are committed to doing what is right. The... Read More.
Leake - Carthage Mayor Mary Ann Vivians has announced city reopenings, curfew extensions and continued guidelines. As of late Monday all Carthage gyms have been given permission to reopen. Curfews have been extended from 9:00pm-6:00am. The Mayor has also requested that CDC guidelines be... Read More.
The Mississippi Department of Revenue is extending filing and payment deadlines until May 15th, 2020. "This includes both individual and corporate income taxes. The first quarter 2020 estimated tax payment is also extended until that time," according to the Mississippi Department of Revenue. Penalties... Read More.