A Neshoba County jail administrator, on his way to work, said he saw two women allegedly burglarizing a home. “He notices at an estate along the path from Bethsaida to Philadelphia, there was a car parked in the yard that was not familiar to him. He turns around and goes back to that... Read More.
Philadelphia's #5, Lideatrick “Tulu” Griffin, will compete in the Under Armour All-America Game tonight in Orlando, Florida. Lideatrick “Tulu” Griffin will be sporting the #23 for tonight's Under Armour All-America Game. The game will be televised live on ESPN2 @5:00 p.m. CST. The Under Armour All-American Football Game is one of the most elite events for a high school football... Read More.
The Hosemann Family Autism Foundation recently awarded scholarships to 27 Mississippi teachers for a community college course equipping them with skills necessary to effectively instruct children with autism and other developmental disorders. This is the second time the Foundation has provided the scholarships to the introductory online Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) course at Holmes Community College. ABA is... Read More.
Gov. Phil Bryant announced today that he has appointed Brian K. Burns as the Eighth Circuit Court District Judge. He replaces Judge Christopher A. Collins, who is leaving public service after serving 21 consecutive years as a judge. Burns’ appointment is effective on January 2nd and will end December 31, 2020. There will be a special election... Read More.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol investigated three traffic fatalities on state, federal highways and interstates over the Christmas travel period. The 2019 Christmas holiday travel period which began Monday, December 23, at 12:01 a.m. and ended Wednesday, December 25 at midnight. In addition to the 3 fatal crashes under investigation, MHP issued 2544 citations with 39 DUI arrests. 116 motor... Read More.
Boswell Media's 2019 Mississippi Songwriters of the Year, Wayward Jones will be appearing live at The Porterhouse in Philadelphia Saturday night at 8:30. No cover. Come enjoy some great food and super tunes.
On Tuesday night the Philadelphia Police Department was called to a local gas station where a fake $100 bill was used. The suspect got away, but police are asking all businesses to be on the lookout for bills as large as $100 and as small as $1.00. “We would like to advise all... Read More.
The Neshoba County Fair wraps up today with Harness and Running Horse Races, featuring the Feature Races of the Week, The Morris Therrell Memorial Invitational Race and The Jim Dance Memorial Race. Entertainment for the night: The ROOTS & BOOTS 90’S Electric Throwdown, featuring Collin Raye, Sammy Kershaw and Aaron Tippin (Grandstand) and The Jason Miller Band (Founders... Read More.
The Neshoba County Fair has day two of local and state candidates speaking at Founders Square. Today is Coastal Day at the Fair. Political Speaking is set for Founders Square including Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant. Horse Racing starts at 2 pm. Entertainment for the night: ELI YOUNG BAND (Grandstand) and Mustache The Band (Founders Square) Mississippi’s Giant House Party... Read More.
Olivia Delaney Adams is the new Miss Neshoba County Fair 2019. Adams is the 18-year old daughter of Cindy and Jerry Byrd and Chirs Adams. Adams was crowned Monday night at the Neshoba County Fair. Adams will be attending ECCC followed by majoring in pre-dentistry at Mississippi State University. Alli Grace Perry was named First alternate and second alternate... Read More.