An Ackerman woman has been charged for being in public after testing positive for coronavirus.According to a Facebook post, Ackerman police ticketed Quinyelda Clifton/Luckett for the "violation of health department orders with respect to life threatening communicable diseases."The arrest was made Wednesday on... Read More.
As the world takes on the coronavirus pandemic, local authorities are reporting that it has had at least one positive effect: arrests and accidents are down.The reduction in crime and accidents comes as for people are staying home and not getting out due to... Read More.
Today the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reports the second death from coronavirus (COVID-19) in Mississippi. The case was a male 60-65 years old from Holmes County with underlying health conditions. He died while hospitalized.As of Tuesday, Mississippi had 320 cases and one... Read More.
AS of March 20, 2020Visitor Guidelines BMH Attala - effective immediately (Changes may occur at any time.)Baptist is strongly committed to the health and well-being of our patients and family members, team members, physicians, and community. With a growing number of confirmed cases of... Read More.
Physicians and researchers at the University of Mississippi Medical Center are working to develop a test for the coronavirus amid high demand for test kits nationwide.Mississippi reported 34 confirmed cases of the new virus Wednesday.The state Health Department said 513 people had been tested.Some... Read More.
Big changes and closings are happening now at Pearl River Resort! Here is a summary of what is open. Active Table Games and Slot Machines on the casino floor will be limited to provide for social distancing. Hotels at Golden Moon and Silver Star... Read More.
Mississippi legislators are suspending their session until at least April 1 because of the coronavirus pandemic.They said they are doing so on the advice of the state health officer.Legislators are voting to give city and county governments and local school boards the power to... Read More.
Dr. Samuel Holdiness with Premier Medical Group stopped by Breezy 101 today to address concerns over Coronavirus and to inform us on what's happening locally during this pandemic.
The Kosciusko School District has announced that it will extend spring break for an additional week due to Coronavirus concerns.Here’s the announcement from Superintendent Billy Ellzey“Good evening parents, based on governor recommendations and due to the uncertainty surrounding the spread of the Coronavirus the... Read More.
In the wake of concerns about the Coronavirus, local officials say Attala County is prepared.Emergency Management Director Danny Townsend said his office is working closely with state authorities to make sure all necessary precautions are being made. According to Townsend, the... Read More.