MBCI chief candidates excited for runoff

The 2019 MBCI tribal elections ended Tuesday with former council member and businessman Cyrus Ben taking the lead over incumbent Chief Phyliss Anderson. Anderson said Wednesday she is grateful to the over 11,000 member tribe, which she called family. “I believe it would be great for the future generations to make sure that we move forward together as we... Read More.

Update Donkey Owners Located

Update 3:02 pm.. In an update to the lost donkeys, Sheriff Nail said that the owner has been located and the two are back home safe and sound. He would like to thank the public for their help in helping these to find their home. 1:06 pm.. Sheriff Tim Nail said the Sheriff's Department is looking for the owners of... Read More.

Stolen Vehicle Recovered in Attala

A stolen truck was recovered in Attala County early Wednesday morning. Sheriff Tim Nail tells Breezy News that around 7:30 am a pickup that was reported stolen from Leake County overnight was found abandoned on highway 12 west near Hurricane Church. Nail said that one person was stabbed in a domestic that took place in Leake County. The suspect... Read More.

MBCI Tribal Election Results – Chief Race heading to runoff

The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians tribal election results. Continue to monitor Kicks96news.com results will be updated here as they come in. Absentee ballots will be opened Wednesday, June 12 at 1pm at the Pearl River Community Center. As of now, Tribal Members will be heading to the polls for a run off election to see who will... Read More.

Pearl River Resort to celebrate 25th anniversary

Pearl River Resort will celebrate its 25th anniversary with a series of concerts starting later this month. The all-star lineup features KC & the Sunshine Band, Leona Lewis and the Charlie Daniels Band. Festivities will also a big Fourth of July fireworks show and a anniversary-themed promotions. KC & the Sunshine Band is slated to kick off the celebration... Read More.

Dates and bag limits released for 2019-2020 hunting seasons.

The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks has released dates and bags limits for 2019 - 2020 hunting seasons. Deer archery season opens Oct. 1 and runs through Nov. 22 for Delta, Northeast, East Central, and Southwest zones. Gun season with dogs will open Saturday, Nov. 23... Read More.

Emergency Dispatches: June 11, 2019

At 2:24 pm Kosciusko Police were called to Northside parking lot for a report of a minor auto accident. No injuries were reported. At 2:41 pm Attala Deputies were called to the road behind Mitchel Metal. The caller said a blue car stopped and put out dog food and left a dog there. At 3:21 pm Kosciusko Police were... Read More.

Montgomery County man to face trial for the criminal neglect of four chained dogs

In Defense of Animals, the international animal advocacy that operates Hope Animal Sanctuary in Carroll County, will present evidence of the torturous treatment of four dogs at the Montgomery County Justice Court today, June 11, at 9 a.m. A Kilmichael man stands charged with starvation of the dogs and failure to provide them with veterinary care to prevent... Read More.