Alligator hunts possible next year in Mississippi

The number of alligators in Pelahatchie Bay is becoming a problem so the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks has proposed a hunting season to help reduce the population.Ricky Flynt, the department’s Alligator Program coordinator, said the proposed hunt on the Ross Barnett... Read More.

19 Year Old Killed Last Night

According to Philadelphia Police, a 19-year-old male was shot in the head last night on Lewis Avenue at 11:15 pm. He was transported to Neshoba General where he was later pronounced dead. His identity is being  withheld until official notification of next of kin.... Read More.

MHP New Year’s Holiday Enforcement Period Updates

The Mississippi Highway Patrol concluded its New Year’s holiday enforcement period which began Tuesday, December 31, at 12:01 a.m. and ended Wednesday, January 1 at midnight.MHP issued 3526 citations with 79 DUI arrests.During the two day period, MHP investigated 81 motor vehicle crashes that... Read More.

MHP to continue holiday enforcement for New Year’s

The Mississippi Highway Patrol begins its special enforcement period for the New Year’s holiday last night at 12:01 a.m. It will conclude Wednesday, January 1 at midnight.The ongoing MHP safety initiative “Home for The Holidays” continues to place emphasis on traffic safety regarding motorists... Read More.