JACKSON, Miss. - The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reports the first confirmed pediatric influenza death in Mississippi for the 2023-2024 flu season. Pediatric deaths are defined as deaths of individuals under 18 years of age.Including this reported death, there have... Read More.
The City of Carthage Board of Aldermen held their first meeting of the 2023 year on Tuesday, January 3rd. City officials were appointed at this meeting.Attorney: Nettles & Rhea Law Firm Mayor Pro Tempore: Josh Stokes City Judge: Chris Collins City Prosecutor: Carmen... Read More.
On Wednesday, November 23rd at approximately 11:55 p.m., Leake County Deputies, Barnes Volunteer Fire Department, EMS, and MS Hwy Patrol were dispatched to a crash on Hwy 35 N near Singleton. One vehicle left the roadway, went into the ditch, and struck a tree.... Read More.
Six former Holmes County school officials will have to pay back more than $200,000 which the State Auditor says was misspent. Shad White says his office has issued demand letters based on the findings of an audit in December of 2020. The largest amount—almost... Read More.
Recently elected Philadelphia City officials were sworn in yesterday. Included were Mayor James Young, Ward 1 Alderman Justin Lewis Clearman, Ward 2 Jim Fulton, Ward 3 James Tatum, Ward 4 Shaun Seales, and Alderman-At-Large is James Carson Waltman. All officials take office today. The... Read More.
AP) Mississippi health officials say they will try to find people who have been near those testing positive for the Coronavirus. Gov. Tate Reeves and the state health officer, Dr. Thomas Dobbs, announced the effort Thursday. They say the goal is to get people... Read More.
The Neshoba County Board of Supervisors hosted a public oath of office ceremony on Monday, December 30th in the Main Courtroom of the Neshoba County Courthouse for those officials elected to serve the citizens of Neshoba County for the new term. All elected... Read More.
Leake County officials elected to the next 4 year term of office had their ‘oaths of office’ swearing in this morning in the Main Courtroom in the Leake County Courthouse. Judge Christopher Collins presided over the swearing-in ceremony. The swearing in was Judge Collins'... Read More.
Neshoba County officials elected to the next 4 year term of office had their ‘oaths of office’ swearing in this morning in the Main Courtroom in the Neshoba County Courthouse. Chancellor Joseph Kilgore presided over the swearing-in ceremony. Neshoba County Officials for the 2020-2024... Read More.
A former high school student has been charged with making terroristic threats after south Mississippi officials say he wrote a song with lyrics that threatened to shoot up the school. Local news outlets report 18-year-old Michael Hartfield II was arrested Thursday after posting the... Read More.