Two More Co-Ops Considering Broadband Services

BOONEVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Two more Mississippi rural electrical cooperatives are looking at offering broadband internet services to their customers. Both Prentiss County Electric Power Association and Alcorn County Electric Power Association voted to allow their cooperatives to offer internet in meetings during the last week. The moves follow…





Arrests Made in Mississippi School Threats

OXFORD, MS (Ben Caxton) — Arrests have been made after threats against several schools in North Mississippi circulated on social media last week. A Facebook message warned of shootings at schools in Oxford and Pontotoc. Two juveniles were identified and arrested in connection with the threats. The suspect’s names have…




Thunderstorm Warning for Sunflower County MS and 1 More

JACKSON, MS (529 PM CDT Sun Aug 18 2019) — The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Southern Sunflower County in northwestern Mississippi Northeastern Washington County in northwestern Mississippi until 615 PM CDT. At 529 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Holly…


Greenwood Leflore Hospital CEO Fired

GREENWOOD, MS (Ben Caxton) — After just 10 months on the jon, Greenwood Leflore Hospital Interium CEO Subho Basu is looking for work. Without explanation, and effective immediately, the hospital board Thursday voted to terminate Basu at a special meeting yesterday. Basu was hired in October of last year after…