Mayor Mary Ann Vivians Talks Carthage Lagoon Updates

Mayor Mary Ann Vivians is excited to let the citizens of Carthage know that an equalization basin is being installed at the city’s lagoon.“With the equalization basin being installed at the lagoon, it will allow us to have more businesses here, which promotes more... Read More.

Health Department Talks Overdose Death Prevention

If you or a family member use opioids, you need to have medication on hand that can reverse the effects of an overdose.  That's what the State Health Department is recommending after a spike in overdose deaths in Mississippi.  Many of those could have... Read More.

Carthage Police Department Talks Community Safety

Recent crime increase in our area has brought attention to how we can work together with law enforcement to protect our community. We spoke with some members of Carthage Police Department who shared some proactive measures for staying safe. Lt. Chase Quimby said "if... Read More.

Philadelphia mayor talks shelter in place order

Cities across Mississippi are preparing for the shelter in place order that goes into effect this evening, including Philadelphia.Mayor James Young is encouraging people to remain calm. He says people have been calling his office ever since the governor's order went out, asking questions... Read More.

Tim Moore Talks LOCAL!

Tim Moore of the Community Development Partnership was on the Main Event this morning and talked about the importance of buying local in these trying times. Click the link to hear his full chat with LOLLYDUDE.

ECCC’s new president talks future

Warrior alumnus Dr. Brent Gregory has been named the ninth president of East Central Community College. Dr. Gregory said he is excited to take over the role later this year.“I see this job as something that has the opportunity to take what has been... Read More.

Coach David Frey Talks Playoffs Tonight!

Neshoba Central and Philadelphia have huge playoff games tonight. Tornado Coach David Frey stopped in the Main Event this morning and talked to LOLLYDUDE about their game in Taylorsville. Click the link to hear the chat