PRENTISS COUNTY, Miss.--Part of the Natchez Trace Parkway was closed Sunday afternoon due to a fire.The fire was at Pharr Mounds in Prentiss County and was reported about 1:15 p.m.
KOSCIUSKO, Miss.--A deer was hit on the west side of Kosciusko Saturday night about 7 o'clock. Police were called because the deer was on Hwy. 12 in front of Crestview Church and was still walking around in the roadway. The outcome of the call... Read More.
KOSCIUSKO, Miss.--At least two people were taken to the hospital when a two-car wreck happened Saturday night about 7:30 on Hwy. 35, where it intersects with Attala Rd. 1022. That's just south of Conehatta Conehoma Creek, a few miles south of Williamsville.According to scanner... Read More.
TCHULA, Miss.--Tchula Police Chief Kenny Hampton has died of a heart attack. Hampton had also served as chief of the Yazoo City Police Department, and was known for his tough talk against violent criminals and his uneasy relationship with Yazoo's mayor.Hampton died Sunday morning,... Read More.
ETHEL, Miss.--Friday night just before midnight Attala County deputies were sent to Attala Rd. 2247, which is just north of Ethel, for a call from a man who said another person had fired a shotgun above his head. Before deputies got there they ran... Read More.
KOSCIUSKO, Miss.--You can find the best steak in Mississippi in Kosciusko. Jason's Southern Table received that award Sunday from the Mississippi Beef Council at the Dixie National Rodeo in Jackson."I'm humbled that the Mississippi Beef Council honored us with this," said owner Jason Armstrong,... Read More.
KOSCIUSKO, Miss.--A person who was not supposed to have contact with his significant other was able to find her and drive around her car in the parking lot of Fair on Hwy. 12 Saturday morning just before 9 a.m., according to scanner traffic. Kosciusko... Read More.
KOSCIUSKO, Miss.--Kosciusko Police and firefighters responded to a car fire Saturday afternoon about 2:30 on Crawley St. It was unclear if anyone was hurt. No ambulance was called.
KOSCIUSKO, Miss.--At least two disturbance calls came in to Kosciusko Police Friday night at the Cannonade Apartments in Kosciusko. One of the calls had to do with a downstairs neighbor saying their upstairs neighbor was beating on their door and wouldn't go away. Another... Read More.
KOSCIUSKO, Miss.--You might've seen some horses and a cow out of the fence if you were driving on Hwy. 19 south Saturday afternoon about 3 o'clock. Attala County deputies spent some time making sure they were rounded up and put back to keep anyone... Read More.
SALLIS, Miss.--A woods fire had Sallis volunteer firefighters called out Saturday afternoon about 3:13. According to scanner traffic the fire was along Attala Rd. 4202, south of Highway 14. It was not clear from radio communications whether much acreage was burned before it was... Read More.
KOSCIUSKO, Miss.--A fire took out a home in Walnut Grove Tuesday and an electric heater was a factor, according to preliminary reports on the cause. Fires like that are preventable, if you avoid using a space heater or use caution if you must."Space heaters... Read More.