Attala County man dies in weekend wreck

An Attala County man was killed in a weekend car accident in Scott County.The three car wreck happened around 6:00 pm Saturday, Nov. 11 on Hwy 25.According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, a Toyota Camry and Toyota Tundra traveling south collided with a Chevrolet... Read More.

Attala Deputies Nab Man Wanted in Texas

A man wanted in Texas for violation of a protection order, stalking, and assault was arrested in Attala County on Friday, November 10, 2023.The McKinney Texas Police Department (MPD) requested assistance from the Attala County Sheriff's Office (ACSO) in locating Iran Russell.  Russell's cellphone... Read More.

Late night crash claims life of Attala man

On Friday night the KPD responded to the 400 Block of East Adams St. to investigate a one vehicle crash near the former location of Culpepper Funeral Home.  Upon arrival to the scene a Ford Fusion was found to be in flames south of... Read More.

Man Sentenced for Selling Meth on Choctaw Reservation

FROM THE U-S ATTORNEY'S OFFICE IN JACKSON:  A Philadelphia man was sentenced to 68 months in federal prison for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute methamphetamine on the Choctaw Indian Reservation, announced U.S. Attorney Darren J. LaMarca and Special Agent in Charge Brad... Read More.

Attala County Man Charged with Kidnapping in Lee County

Preston Kyle Brooks Dean, a 23-year-old male from Attala County, was arrested and charged with kidnapping, aggravated domestic violence, and burglary of an occupied dwelling on Monday, September 11th.Deputies responded to a call from the female who escaped after being restrained and severely beaten... Read More.