MDOT travel safety tips for Memorial Day weekend

JACKSON, MISS. - - As the summer travel season of 2024 approaches, the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) encourages drivers to prepare their vehicles for safe and pleasurable journeys leading up to Memorial Day Weekend."It's important to prepare your car for the upcoming travel... Read More.

Chapel Hart to headline Keath Killebrew Memorial Rodeo

The inaugural Keath Killebrew Memorial Rodeo, presented by the Killebrew Ag Foundation to benefit scholarships for aspiring young farmers, will be held July 28-29 at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson.The Keath Killebrew Memorial Rodeo will feature rodeo favorites like bull riding, bareback bronc, saddle... Read More.

Traffic Blocked at Natchez Trace and Veterans Memorial

At approximately 3:04 p.m., Attala Deputies were alerted to a semi-truck blocking the exit lane from the Natchez Trace Parkway to Veterans Memorial Drive.  A bystander says the driver realized he needed to turn around because the vehicle wasn't allowed on the parkway.  While... Read More.

Splash Pad in Kosciusko now open

The splash pad at Jason Niles Park is now open for the summer.The hours are 10:00 am - noon and 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tuesday - Saturday and 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm on Sunday.Admission is $2 for the morning and $3 for... Read More.