Pearl River man pleads guilty to incest

Jackson, Miss. – A man from the Pearl River Community of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians pleaded guilty in federal court to knowingly engaging in a sexual act with a member of his family. According to court documents, in July... Read More.


McCool Hosts Yockanookany River Fest This Saturday

The streets of the Town of McCool will come alive this Saturday for the annual Yockanookany River Fest. Enjoy craft vendors, live music, food trucks, health screenings, and a kid zone.  The McCool Volunteer Fire Department will be selling fish plates with all the... Read More.

Yockanookany River Fest planned for October 7

The Yockanookany River Fest will be held in McCool, MS on Saturday, Oct. 7 from 9:00 - 4:00 p.m.The day will include singing, food and craft vendors, jump houses for the kids, the Attala Library Book Mobile, health screening,  and the Soil Conservation Service... Read More.


Drowning Reported at the Big Black River in Attala

At approximately 7:57 p.m. on Thursday, July 20, 2023 Attala County Deputies, Attala County Fire Department, Carmack Volunteers, and EMS were dispatched to the Bucksnort community of Carmack for a drowning.The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks was later dispatched to assist in... Read More.