Drowning Reported at the Big Black River in Attala

At approximately 7:57 p.m. on Thursday, July 20, 2023 Attala County Deputies, Attala County Fire Department, Carmack Volunteers, and EMS were dispatched to the Bucksnort community of Carmack for a drowning.The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks was later dispatched to assist in... Read More.

Latest Big Black River Flood Update

From the National Weather Service:  ...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL LATE MONDAY NIGHT...* WHAT...MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.* WHERE...BIG BLACK RIVER AT WEST.* WHEN...UNTIL LATE MONDAY NIGHT.* IMPACTS...AT 17.0 FEET, SEVERAL THOUSAND ACRES OF AGRICULTURAL AND LOWLAND BECOME... Read More.

Latest Big Black Flood Update

From the National Weather Service: ...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING...* WHAT...MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.* WHERE...BIG BLACK RIVER AT WEST.* WHEN...UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING.* IMPACTS...AT 19.0 FEET, THOUSANDS OF ACRES OF AGRICULTURAL LAND ARE UNDER WATER.* ADDITIONAL... Read More.