Supervisor Cumberland recovering at UAB
Moments after escorting his daughter Anna as Neshoba Central’s Homecoming Queen Thursday night, District 2 Supervisor Kevin Cumberland collapsed at dinner with an emergency room physician and nurse present at the table and an automated external defibrillator nearby, his wife said.
School nurse dream job for Pope
Tabitha Pope is taking on a new challenge as the school nurse at Philadelphia Elementary School during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Grand Ole Opry back in person
Neshoba County native Marty Stuart and wife Connie Smith on stage at the Grand Ole Opry moments after the last virtual broadcast Sept. 26.
NCHS homecoming queen crowned
Neshoba Central Principal Jason Gentry crowns Anna Cumberland, daughter of Kevin and Shebia Cumberland, 2020 Homecoming Queen.
COVID-19 cases rising in Neshoba County
At least 21 of the confirmed 37 positive cases of COVID-19 in the Neshoba County School District are from high school students, the latest report dated Oct. 2 from the Mississippi State Department of Health said.
Choctaw Central Homecoming Court
Choctaw Central High School recently announced its 2020 Homecoming Court. Pictured are (Front) Alyssa Jimmie, Junior Maid; Demidrea Stokes, Sophomore Maid; Nataysia Willis, Freshman Maid; (Back) …
County Jail Docket
• Christopher Bagwell, 45, driving under influence – 3rd offense (felony), expired drivers license
Weyerhaeuser donates body cams
The Neshoba County Sheriff’s Department will purchase body cameras with a $13,650 grant from the Weyerhauser Giving Fund.
Teenager pleads guilty to rape
A teenager pleaded guilty to two counts of sexual battery and one count of statutory rape in Neshoba County Circuit Court last week.
Schools reporting COVID
There have been 37 positive cases of COVID-19 in the Neshoba County School District since school resumed in August and 17 cases for Philadelphia High School, according to the latest report dated Sept. 29 from the Mississippi State Department of Health.