FROM THE U-S ATTORNEY'S OFFICE IN JACKSON: A former tribal councilmember for the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians was sentenced to 84 months in prison for embezzlement, perjury, and suborning perjury, announced U.S. Attorney Darren J. LaMarca and Special Agent in Charge Jermicha Fomby... Read More.
President Biden has approved the governor's request for a federal disaster declaration because of Jackson's water crisis. If you're going to the capital city this week, you should know that your favorite restaurant may be closed. Or your doctor's appointment may have been moved... Read More.
Monday March 28, 202210:49 a.m. – Carthage Police were called to the parking lot of McDonalds for a minor two-vehicle accident. No injuries were reported. 11:04 a.m. – Leake County Deputies received a call reporting a suspicious vehicle near Dan Boon Road. 2:06 p.m.... Read More.
The Mississippi Legislature has sent Governor Reeves the largest tax cut in state history. The bill would trim the state income tax to a single four per cent bracket over a four-year period. Mississippi currently has tax brackets of four and five per cent. ... Read More.
In local primary elections several races will be on the runoff ballot. Neshoba County will see three Republican runoff elections today: Tuesday, August 27.A Republican runoff election:Neshoba County Supervisor D4 – Kevin Wilcher and Allen WhiteConstable Place 1 – Josh Burt and Mark FlakeConstable... Read More.
In local primary elections several races are on the runoff ballot. Leake County will see three runoff elections today: Tuesday, August 27.A Democratic runoff election will take place for:Leake County Supervisor D3 – Bulus Leflore Jr. 42%, Oliver Smith 47%A Republican runoff election will... Read More.