As an investigation continues into the murders of two young women whose bodies were found near the Newton-Scott county line last week, persistent rumors on social media claiming that there've been additional victims are frustrating federal, state and local law enforcement, interfering with their... Read More.
Executive Order 1549 is now in effect. We reached out to Leake County School District Superintendent Yvette Young and asked her how the order will impact the school district. "Governor Reeves signed an executive order as it relates to the mask mandate. The order... Read More.
The Treasury Department launched a new web tool allowing quick registration for Economic Impact Payments for eligible individuals who do not normally file a tax return, and also announced that it would begin making automatic payments. However, for some people receiving benefits from the... Read More.
This is my buddy Chris McDaniel. He is one of the great cowboy entertainers working around the world. With all gigs canceled, he is hunkering down in Philadelphia. Let him explain 6 feet.... cowboy style!
Local - An executive order is being issued by Governor Tate Reeves to slow the spread of Coronavirus across the state. He is requesting that people avoid visiting nursing homes or other places where people are more likely to be vulnerable to illness. He... Read More.
The following is a press release from the Social Security Administration:All local Social Security offices will be closed to the public for in-person service starting Tuesday, March 17, 2020.This decision protects the population we serve—older Americans and people with underlying medical conditions—and our employees... Read More.
Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley is alerting the public of increased scam calls claiming to be from the Social Security Administration, many of which are coming from an 844 prefix.He is urging the public to be cautious about answering unknown numbers, returning... Read More.