Missing Carthage Woman Found Safe

The Leake County Sheriff's Department says a missing Carthage woman, Tori Chipley, has been found safe.PREVIOUS STORY BELOW:The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued a Silver Alert for 23-year-old Tori Chipley of Carthage, Leake County, MS.She is described as a white female, five feet... Read More.


Safe Room Applicants Still Waiting for Approval

A program which could save Mississippians’ lives during a tornado is on hold. The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency launched the Individual Safe Room Program last summer to use federal money to help people in certain counties build shelters, either in their homes or underground. ... Read More.

FOUND SAFE: Silver Alert Issued for Louisville Teen

**UPDATE** 18-year-old William Henry Harrell of Louisville was found safe Tuesday, January 24th.  It was reported that he took shelter in a deer stand overnight.The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued a Silver Alert for 18-year-old William Henry Harrell of... Read More.


Safe Room Program Could Be Expanded Statewide

Federal assistance money that's left over from a flood and tornado disaster three years ago will now be used to reimburse homeowners in the Delta and northeast Mississippi for the construction of safe rooms to offer protection against future storms.  And while initially the... Read More.