Legislator Arrested in Kemper County

A freshman state representative from Preston has been arrested in Kemper County, charged with receiving stolen property.   The sheriff’s department’s website says Keith Jackson was booked Monday morning and released on bond two hours later.  It says the charge against him is a felony. ... Read More.


Kosciusko Truck Thief Arrested Friday

Attala Communications issued an alert regarding the theft of a white Ford truck from Baptist Hospital Attala on Friday evening.Attala Deputies pursued the vehicle and made contact in the McAdams area. The chase didn't reach high speeds, most likely due to inclement weather.The Mississippi... Read More.

Four Arrested in Carthage Drug Bust

Four people were arrested and charged Tuesday, November 28, 2023, in Carthage.The Carthage Police Department along with Leake County Sheriff’s Office, Attala County Sheriff’s Office, MS Bureau of Investigation, and officials from the Attorney General’s Office served a search warrant at a home on... Read More.



Four arrested on drug and firearms charges

Four people are behind bars following a drug bust by the Attala County Sheriff's Department.According to a Facebook past, Sergeant Blake Burns and Deputy Brandon Crowson made the arrests Wednesday morning.The officers recovered 914 grams of marijuana along with other controlled substances, firearms and... Read More.