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.


Kemper Tornado The Strongest So Far

As the National Weather Service continues to survey the damage from Tuesday's storms, it looks like the tornado that touched down in Kemper County may have been the strongest.  It's the first EF-3 tornado to hit Mississippi in almost two years.   The tornado in... Read More.