Nurse Drowns in Car on Flooded Highway

The severe weather in Mississippi has claimed a second life.   The Highway Patrol says Shanika Newton, 43, of Tchula was driving home late Wednesday night when her car ran off Highway 49E near the Leflore-Holmes county line and overturned in a flooded ditch.   Investigators... Read More.

Highway improvement projects continue across northwest Mississippi

BATESVILLE, MISS. – The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) has announced several construction and maintenance projects in northwest Mississippi.“These projects are vital to our communities in northwest Mississippi, and they wouldn’t be possible without the tremendous level of support we receive from our state... Read More.

Dump Trucks Hits Highway 43 Bridge

A dump truck hit the highway 43 bridge on the Natchez Trace this morning. According to an eyewitness, the impact tore the dump body from the truck. Parkway officials say the bridge is currently closed for inspection. Whether or not the bridge will be... Read More.


Cow Causes Wreck with Injuries on Highway 12

On Monday at 12:58am, officers and EMS responded to a one-car MVA with injuries on Hwy 12 E approximately two miles east of Greenlee.  The vehicle hit a cow.  One person was transferred to Baptist Attala. 


Fighting in the Highway in Attala

Friday, June 3rd, 20221:53 a.m. – Attala County Deputies responded to a disturbance in progress at a residence on Attala Road 5131.2:12 p.m. – Attala County Deputies were alerted to a fight in progress on the side of the roadway at the intersection... Read More.