MDHS has just released the P-EBT 2021 benefit list and some of the schools in our region are included. Attala, Leake, Neshoba and Winston made the cut. The P-EBT program provides benefits to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and non-SNAP households for children who have temporarily lost access to free... Read More.
Today MSDH is reporting an additional 1,199 cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi and nine deaths. Among cases and deaths already reported, MSDH has identified 13 additional COVID-19 cases in residents of long-term care facilities, and no deaths. There are currently 57 ongoing outbreaks of... Read More.
The 2021 Neshoba County Fair is here. Family day starts today with carnival rides beginning at 5pm. The Fair officially opens tomorrow and runs through July 30th. Harper and Morgan Rodeo and live entertainment start tomorrow. The 42nd Annual "Heart O' Dixie Marathon is on Saturday. Horse Racing starts Sunday. For additional information see www.neshobacountyfair.org For a... Read More.
All Guests and Employees of Pearl River Resort and Bok Homa Casino are Temporarily Required to Wear Face Coverings Pearl River Resort properties and Bok Homa Casino are temporarily reinstating a mandatory mask policy for all guests, effective immediately. Associates are also required to wear face coverings. Cyrus Ben, Chief of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians has issued... Read More.
The 2021 Neshoba County Fair is almost here. The carnival family night is this Thursday, July 22nd from 5pm-11pm. The price is $20. Carnival night on Friday, July 23rd is 5pm-11pm; and on July 24th-July 30th from 12pm-11pm daily. The fee is $25. For complete fair information see link www.neshobacountyfair.org
The 2021-2022 Choctaw Indian Princess has been selected. Her name is Princess Shemah Ladania Crosby. First alternate is Charlita Pauline Leila Gibson and second alternate is Jaeden Ariana Wesley. Congratulations to everyone. photo courtesy of Choctaw Indian Fair
Today marks the official opening of the 71st Annual Choctaw Indian Fair. Included are the opening ceremonies this evening, the Choctaw Indian Princess Pageant and World Series Stickball. There will be Choctaw traditional vendors and food vendors throughout. Gates open at 11am. For a list of festivities and activities map see below. For complete information go to
Covid is on the rise again. The Mississippi Department of Health has reported 796 new cases of Covid-19 statewide as of late yesterday. For those interested in getting tested or vaccinated, there are currently no pop-up sites in our area. However, there are available vaccinations throughout the region, including local clinics and the Leake and Neshoba County... Read More.
The 71st Annual Choctaw Indian Fair officially starts July 14th with some preliminary events already underway. Below is a schedule and partial list. For complete information go to Choctaw Indian Fair WHEN: Wednesday, July 14th - Saturday, July 17, 2021 Tuesday, July 13 - “Family Night” - discounted rides and Gospel Night at the... Read More.
The 100K Firecracker Fortune will be at Silver Star and Golden Moon tonight. The game will be available 7-11pm tonight and Saturday night with one winner each hour between 7-10pm. There will also be a $1000 Bonusbet. Two winners will win $5000 in cash each night. 100K Firecracker Fortune continues every Friday and Saturday through the month... Read More.
The First Annual Blake Burgess Memorial Concert is tonight at the Old Elementary School in Carthage. Pastor Joe Burgess said his son Blake loved music - Christian music to be exact. "And I just feel like it is a great idea to honor him and memorialize him with a concert every year. This year it will be Tim... Read More.
The First Annual Blake Burgess Memorial Concert is tomorrow night at the Old Elementary School in Carthage. Pastor Joe Burgess said "Blake was my son. He loved music, Christian music to be exact. And I just feel like it is a great idea to honor him and memorialize him with a concert every year. This year it will... Read More.