A Crash and a Fight in Attala

Tuesday, July 26, 2022 1:34 p.m. – Attala County Deputies were called to Attala Road 5216 near New Hope Road when they received reports of a fight in progress. 2:28 p.m. – Kosciusko Police responded to a call about a minor two-vehicle accident in the... Read More.

Armed Robbery at Sallis Dollar General Monday Night

At approximately 10:08 p.m. on Monday July 25th, Attala County Deputies were dispatched to Dollar General in Sallis when employees called to report that the store had been robbed. The robber went to the store at closing time carrying a handgun. The suspect appeared to... Read More.

Child Dies in 4-wheeler Wreck in Leake County

A nine-year-old boy from Attala County was killed in a four-wheeler wreck over the weekend.  He was a student at Presbyterian Day School in Kosciusko. Emergency Medical Services and Leake County Deputies responded to a call at 7:26 p.m. on Friday, July 22nd, reporting a... Read More.

First Monkeypox Case Confirmed in Mississippi

From the State Health Department:   Monday, the Mississippi State Department of Health reported its first case of Monkeypox in a Mississippi resident. The specimen was tested at the Mississippi State Department of Health Public Health Laboratory. An investigation to identify persons who may have... Read More.

Watch for Military Convoys on the Highways

If you’re traveling a major highway in Mississippi over the next few weeks, don’t be surprised if you encounter a military convoy.   Troops will be headed to Camp Shelby and Camp McCain for summer training. Camp Shelby near Hattiesburg is the largest state-owned military... Read More.