The National Weather Service says Sunday night's storms produced at least 11 tornadoes in Mississippi. The strongest was the one that hit Jasper County with winds estimated at 150 miles an hour, killing one woman and injuring about two dozen other people. And there... Read More.
Mississippi's flu season is hanging on. The State Health Department says-- for the third week in a row-- the overall flu rate is the same, with three and a half per cent of patients who saw their doctors during the week ending Feb. 11... Read More.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture says drought during the growing season has made farmers in most of Texas, all of Louisiana and parts of Arkansas and Mississippi eligible to apply for federal aid.The department's Farm Service Agency says low-interest emergency loans can be used... Read More.
Counselors from the United States Naval Academy will be available from 9 am - 1 pm at The Neshoba County Public Library on Saturday, January 25.Information on summer STEM programs for current 8th, 9th, 10th & 11th graders, sports camps, assistance with on-line applications... Read More.
Jose Valdez-Santana, 46, an illegal alien from Mexico, was sentenced yesterday by Senior U.S. District Judge Louis Guirola, Jr. to 15 months in federal prison, followed by one year of supervised release, for unlawful reentry by an alien after removal, announced U.S. Attorney Mike... Read More.