Geyser Falls Water Theme Park 2018 Season!

The 2018 Season for Geyser Falls Water Theme Park is here. The Park starts opening daily on Saturday, May 26. Mississippi’s #1 family attraction, Geyser Falls Water Theme Park is a 23-acre playground with twelve water slides, a lazy river, a wave pool, little kids area, Beach Club, and Clearwater Key. With fun slides, white beaches, and... Read More.

Legislature declares June Access to Justice Month; Courts schedule free family law clinics across the state

The Mississippi Legislature has declared June Access to Justice month.  Free family law legal clinics are being organized in every Chancery Court District in Mississippi to assist those in need of civil legal aid.  The clinics will assist individuals with custody and child support issues, divorces, guardianships, name change matters, emancipations, adoptions and domestic violence protection orders. ... Read More.

Moonshine bust in Leake county

Leake County Sheriff’s Department aided in the arrest of a Leake County man accused for making “moonshine.” A joint search warrant conducted at 691 Hwy 25 South Tuesday morning by Alcoholic Beverage Control and the Leake County Sheriff’s Office resulted in the arrest of 58-year old John Wilkinson of Leake County. Alcoholic Beverage Control Agent in Charge... Read More.

AG alerts consumers about computer scams

A pop-up alert on your computer that appears to be a technical support message could be an effort to steal your personal information, according to Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood. The Consumer Protection Division in the AG’s office reports a recent increase in these types of scams, where tech support scammers use pop-ups that resemble security alerts... Read More.

Holmes County man arrested for third DUI

Leake County Deputies arrested a Durant man for his third DUI. Anthony Broadnax, 35, of 71 Durant Apt. 66, was booked into the Leake County Correctional Facility for Driving Under the Influence (DUI) third offense. Broadnax was pulled over by Leake County Deputies on Highway 35 North for swerving back and forth in the road. Officers observed... Read More.

Suspects in death of Choctaw man to remain jailed

U.S. Magistrate Linda Anderson Monday ordered authorities to keep four suspects in jail who are accused of killing a Choctaw man and setting him on fire in 2017. Federal murder charges were filed last year against Keyshawn Willis, Keenan Martin, Jerome Steve and Monte Isaac, all Choctaw tribal members. The four are accused of beating Demetrius Sam... Read More.

Stolen ATV in Leake County

The Leake County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public’s assistance for information on the theft of a 4-wheeler on Thursday night or early Friday morning. A green 2008 Suzuki King Quad ATV was stolen from 2539 Old Walnut Grove Road, Walnut Grove. The owner stated that the ATV was left at a house site over night, but... Read More.

Cell Phone Companies Should Do More to Fight Robocalls or Lose State – Approved Federal Fund

Public Service Commission Chairman Brandon Presley wants to stop federal funds to cellular telephone companies if they don’t do more to stop robocalls and has asked the Public Utilities Staff to investigate whether telephone companies profit from robocalls. Presley wants the PSC to take stronger action to stop the calls by requiring cellular telephone companies to offer... Read More.

BOLO issued for robbery suspect (audio)

Authorities in Kosciusko and Attala County were issued a Be on the Lookout (BOLO) alert for a robbery suspect out of Neshoba County. The suspect is identified as Matthew Rogers, a black male with braids in his hair. He’s said to be driving a newer model Mercury Grand Marquis. Rogers is wanted for a robbery that happened... Read More.

Two arrested in connection with gun and auto thefts

Two juveniles have been arrested in connection with a recent string of break-ins and thefts in Attala and Neshoba Counties. Attala County Sheriff Tim Nail said the two teenagers are charged with breaking into Lawrence’s Grocery and a house on Attala Road 1107 on Sunday, April 15. According to Investigators Mark Hill and Zellie Shaw, several guns... Read More.