General Election Absentee voting continues this week in Walnut Grove. Votes may be cast everyday Tuesday through Friday at town hall. Times will be 7:30 am-12:00pm and 1:00pm-4:30pm. Town Hall will also be open for absentee voting on Saturday May 29th and June 5th.... Read More.
A young man was shot in Walnut Grove early Saturday morning. Police Chief Polk confirmed that "a 19 year old black male was shot one time in the right upper shoulder while in his parents home. The Chief said that on Saturday around 2:13... Read More.
Violence has been on the increase in Central Mississippi. Walnut Grove Police Chief Kevin Polk is talking about violence in our communities and what we can do to help. "The nonsense violence - if it would please come to a halt over senseless stuff... Read More.
A statewide silver alert has been issued in the case of a missing Leake County man. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued a Silver Alert for 19-year-old Khinyin Chavez Maurice Glenn of Walnut Grove. He is... Read More.
The Mississippi Public Service Commission voted unanimously to approve a solar + battery storage facility to be built in Walnut Grove. The small utility-scale solar facility, which will be owned and operated by Mississippi Power Company, will produce 1.285 megawatts of clean,... Read More.
Picking 35 is today. The event covers a 60 mile stretch on Highway 35 from Vaiden to Walnut Grove. The sale is from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. For more information call The Main Street Chamber of Leake County at 601-267-9231, Walnut Grove Town... Read More.
Walnut Grove is receiving a $434,604 grant. Governor Tate Reeves said in a letter that Walnut Grove's application for Small Public Facilities funds through the Community Block Grant program had been approved by The Mississippi Development Authority. Walnut Grove Mayor Brian Gomillion said "funds... Read More.
Pickin 35 is coming. The 60 Mile yard sale is set for April 3rd and starts at 7:00am. It runs from Vaiden, to Kosciusko, to Carthage and wraps up at Walnut Grove. More details to come.
A murder investigation continues in the Walnut Grove area as additional details are released. We spoke with Leake County Sheriff Randy Atkinson who confirmed and released the following information. "43 year old Tyrone McBeth Alexander was shot early Sunday morning. A person in the... Read More.