UPDATE: Missing Kosciusko Teen Found Safe

Update:Breonna Lee has been located and is safe.Kosciusko Police Department is seeking information regarding missing 16-year-old, Breonna Lee.Breonna was last seen leaving her home on Burdine Rd. around 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 2, 2024. Her current whereabouts are unknown.Anyone with information is... Read More.

Update: Leake County deputies recover stolen truck

Update: According to the Leake County Sheriff's Department, the Chevrolet Silverado has been recovered. Deputies are still searching for the missing motorcycle.April 17: Authorities in Leake County are searching for two stolen vehicles and a stolen firearm.

UPDATE: Central Electric Restoration Efforts Continue

Date: April 14, 2024 Update: 8:30 A.M. Central Electric Restoration Complete As of 8:30 a.m., Central Electric has restored power to everyone that can receive it. Manager Long would like to thank all the CEPA employees, Alcorn County Electric Power Association, East Mississippi Electric Power Association, and Southern Pine... Read More.

Update: Tornado in Clinton but Not in Leake

The Clinton area and Leake County were both under tornado warnings Monday night.  And while the National Weather Service has confirmed an EF-1 tornado in Clinton, it's found no evidence of a touchdown in Leake.  It appears that the tree damage in the county... Read More.

Update: Burn Ban Lifted at Some State Parks

UPDATE:  The burn ban has been lifted at these state parks: Trace, Legion, Lake Lowndes, John Kyle, Tombigbee, J.P. Coleman, Wall Doxey, George P. Cossar, Hugh White and Leroy Percy-- also at Lake Lamar Bruce and Tippah County Lake. ORIGINAL STORY:No campfires allowed at the... Read More.

CEPA Monday Outage Update

Date: June 19, 2023 Time: 4:00 p.m. Central Electric Continues Restoration Efforts More severe storms came through our service area last night, increasing the number of outages. As of this morning, there were 7,724 members without electricity. We are extremely grateful to our members for their patience and understanding... Read More.