Picking 35 is this coming weekend, and the treasure map for the 60 mile yard sale is already here. The map includes the list of all participating yard sales and locations covering territory on Highway 35 from Vaiden to Walnut Grove. The event is this Saturday, April 3rd, from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. For more information call... Read More.
A bike ride has been announced for the 51st Annual Natchez Trace Festival. The event is being called The Trace Rider Invitational Bike Ride and it will take place on the Natchez Trace Parkway. Registration is going on now at www.kapartnership.org. All registered riders will receive a commemorative medal and be placed into a drawing for a prize. This year's... Read More.
"Picking 35" is coming back. Central Mississippi’s 60-mile yard sale is set for Saturday April 3, 2021 from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Yard sales will be set up on Hwy 35 from Vaiden to Walnut Grove and all points in between. For more information, contact Kosciusko-Attala Partnership at 662-289-2981.
Severe Storms are possible later today. According to the National Weather Service in Jackson, a warm front will move through the region this evening. Severe weather capable of quarter sized hail, damaging gust winds and tornadoes is possible. Timing is later today into this evening. Leake Emergency Management Director Tommy Malone said that "today through Thursday evening we... Read More.
Holmes Community College and the State Veterans Home are just two of several companies that will be be looking for new hires at Tuesday's Mississippi Drive-Thru Job Fair. The Job Fair is set for 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM at Trustmark Park in Pearl Tuesday, March 23. Anyone interested should preregister as an applicant and bring the registration... Read More.
Wind gusts of 30-40mph will be possible Monday night into Tuesday morning according to the national weather service. Winds may cause weak trees to fall. High profile vehicles may become unsteady due to wind gusts. Timing is midnight until 7am Tuesday morning. This includes areas in our region.
Pearl River Resort is moving to phase 2 of the Resorts’ reopening plan; easing certain restrictions related to COVID 19. This includes increasing capacity on the casino gaming floors from 50% to 75% and easing smoking restrictions. Phase 2 of the Resorts reopening plan will begin today, Friday, March 19, 2021. This decision comes after consultation with... Read More.
As of today 933,810 vaccines have been administered in Mississippi with 1,207,705 distributed. 6467 people have been vaccinated from Attala, 6448 people from Leake, 6736 from Neshoba, and 5,811 from Winston county. Vaccines have now been distributed in multiple venues around the state. Governor Reeves announced vaccination eligibility has now expanded to ages 16+. See the vaccination... Read More.
As of today 904,289 vaccines have been administered in Mississippi with 1,214,825 distributed. 6246 people have been vaccinated from Attala, 6263 people from Leake, 6603 from Neshoba, and 5643 from Winston county. Vaccines have now been distributed in multiple venues around the state. Governor Reeves announced vaccination eligibility has now expanded to ages 16+. See the vaccination... Read More.
Severe weather is possible today. According to the National Weather Service in Jackson, isolated severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging wind gusts up to 60 miles per hour, and hail up to quarter size are possible across the entire area. A tornado can not be ruled out. The time frame for this weather event is 1pm-8pm. Severe thunderstorms are... Read More.