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.

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.

Kemper Tornado The Strongest So Far

As the National Weather Service continues to survey the damage from Tuesday's storms, it looks like the tornado that touched down in Kemper County may have been the strongest.  It's the first EF-3 tornado to hit Mississippi in almost two years.   The tornado in... Read More.

Have You Seen Zachary Bourrage?

Have you seen Zachary Bourrage? Neshoba County Sheriff Eric Clark shared that Neshoba and Kemper Sheriff's offices reported the Silver Honda Mr. Bourrage was seen driving was located on January 31st around 7:30pm. The vehicle was found abandoned on County Road 729 in Neshoba.... Read More.

Kemper County election results questioned in trial

Allegations of voter fraud have been made in Kemper County.Chandler "Bernard" Rush who was in a runoff in August against District 5 Supervisor Chris Cole, said he believes the Democratic Primary was sabotaged by fraud.A civil trial began Thursday in De Kalb to test... Read More.

Preston Man charged in Kemper County arson case

The Kemper County Sheriff's Department announced the arrest of an arson suspect Tuesday.Sheriff James Moore says Delvin Huston, 37, of Preston, has been charged with arson and intent to commit arson.Moore said the charges are connected to residences on Kelli's Store Road. He said the... Read More.