House Fire on Greerville Road

At 7:07 pm on Saturday night Attala Deputies, MedStat EMS, County Volunteers along with Attala Fire and Rescue were called to a report of a house fire on Attala Road 4106, also known as Greerville Road. Chief Roy Williams arrived on scene are notified... Read More.

House Destroyed by Fire in McAdams (Video)

At 8:36 pm Attala Deputies, MedStat EMS, Sallis and Ethel Volunteers along with Attala Fire were dispatched to a residence on Highway 12 West in McAdams. The caller said it was the first house east from McAdams Grocery. Firefighters arrived on scene to find the... Read More.

UPDATE: Attala County Library to reopen Saturday

After being closed all week due to a gas leak, the Attala County Library will reopen Saturday, Jan. 6 from 9:00 am - 12:30 pm. The library will return to scheduled hours Monday, Jan. 8. For more information, call 662-289-5141.

Mississippi House moves ahead with road money bills

Mississippi House members are pushing ahead parts of a package meant to raise money to maintain roads and bridges, even as they face questions about the plan's effectiveness. The House passed three bills Thursday — one to borrow $50 million for county and city bridge... Read More.

Emergency Dispatches: January 4, 2018

At 9:42 pm Attala Deputies were called to Williamsville Road for a report of a minor one vehicle MVA. The caller said a vehicle ran the second into a mailbox. No injuries were reported.

Mississippi legislature begins 2018 session

The Mississippi Legislature has started its 2018 session with plenty of issues to consider. Lawmakers could debate creation of a lottery. They could try to rewrite a school funding formula. They could seek a long-term plan to pay for highway construction. The legislature will also vote... Read More.

Emergency Dispatches: January 3, 2018

At 3:49 pm Attala Fire was dispatched to Hannah Heights in Ethel for a report of a dumpster fire. After arriving on scene firefighters quickly had the fire contained by 4:07 pm. Units cleared the scene at 4:12 pm

MHP release New Year’s traffic report

State troopers say one person was killed in a traffic accident on a Mississippi highway during New Year’s weekend. The MHP says that 19-year-old Ladaja Q. Neely of Pontotoc died when the car she was driving left Mississippi Highway 6 and hit a tree. The... Read More.