TRAFFIC ALERT: Road construction on I-55 continues near Coldwater at exit 271. Bridge reconstruction continues there and northbound traffic is currently rerouted to a temporary bridge. After the bridge is complete, crews will move... Read More.
Murder suspect Marquis Townes has been captured and arrested. The arrest took place at about 4 a.m. Tuesday in Hernando after authorities say Townes shot and killed his brother, 27 year-old Matrez Townes on... Read More.
Thje Mississippi State Department of Health is warning about flu shots again, as flu cases continue to rise in the region. Across the country, health experts say, this year, that influenza seems to be... Read More.
UPDATE: A local woman is identified as the victim of a deadly crash near Hernando. It happened on I-55 when troopers say 81 year-old Charline King Tate lost control as she was headed north... Read More.
A 13 year-old boy was shot in Greenville Thursday night. Police responded at about 6:30pm Thursday evening for the report of the shooting and found the boy laying in a street, fighting for his... Read More.
Governor Bryant and the State Workforce Investment Board are focusing on workforce solutions at the Governor’s Workforce Summit scheduled for January 23, 2019 at the Jackson Marriott. Business and workforce development leaders from Mississippi... Read More.
The first meeting of the new year for the DeSoto County supervisors dealt a lot with annexation. The city of Olive Branch is attempting to annex land in the Center Hill, Pleasant Hill, Cedar... Read More.
Mississippi Transportation Commissioner Mike Tagert announced Tuesday that he would not seek re-election to the post. Tagert current represents the northern district, which includes DeSoto County. He said he made the decision because it... Read More.
Desoto County has announced their annual tree give away. Shade, Ornamental and Fruit trees will be available on February 7 at Snowden Grove Park in Southaven. There is a limited number of trees... Read More.
After announcing his intention to run back in May, Rep. Mark Baker has officially qualified to run for Attorney General in November.Baker (R) has filed the necessary paperwork and has decided to run... Read More.