ContributorsPublishersAdvertisers

Noxubee County, MS

wcbi.com

The next generation of Kindergarten kids celebrate with a parade

NOXUBEE COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – It was a celebration for the youngsters in Noxubee County this afternoon. The Noxubee County Headstart program held a parade for their 4 and 5-year-olds before they head off to kindergarten. It was cause for a celebration in Noxubee County this afternoon. Kids at...
NOXUBEE COUNTY, MS
Picture for The next generation of Kindergarten kids celebrate with a parade
wcbi.com

Noxubee County Investigators discover more dog remains

NOXUBEE COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – Earlier this week, the Noxubee County Sheriff’s Department found the remains of around 10 dogs in a creek off of Green Briar Road. And just today, there were more remains found in a different location. On Wednesday, the Noxubee Sheriff’s Department discovered the...
NOXUBEE COUNTY, MS
Picture for Noxubee County Investigators discover more dog remains
wtva.com

Dogs dumped in Noxubee County creek

MACON, Miss. (WTVA) - The Noxubee County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the deaths of dogs found in a creek. They may have been used in dog fights. No one has been charged because no one knows who the dogs belong to. "You know it's kind of hard when you...
NOXUBEE COUNTY, MS
Picture for Dogs dumped in Noxubee County creek
TOP CITIES
LOCAL CHANNELS
wcbi.com

Remains of dead dogs were found in Noxubee County

NOXUBEE CO, Miss. (WCBI) – Remains of dead dogs were found in Noxubee County, and police are looking for the people who dumped them there. The Noxubee County Sheriff’s Department is looking for the person or people who did this. Right now they don’t know how or why...
NOXUBEE COUNTY, MS
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE
wcbi.com

Gov. Reeves asking for another Major Disaster Declaration

NOXUBEE COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – Governor Tate Reeves is asking for another Major Disaster Declaration from President Biden. This is the second request in as many days. The request comes after 33 tornadoes touched down in Mississippi, including Noxubee County, on March 30th. 85 homes were destroyed or had...
NOXUBEE COUNTY, MS
wcbi.com

Farmers say too much rain is a bad thing for their crop

NOXUBEE COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)- You may look at a rainy day and see it as a good time to be at home and relax. But for area farmers, those rainy days can be stressful. That phrase isn’t just a nursery rhyme from a children’s book but it’s also what farmers have been saying about the weather for 2 years.
NOXUBEE COUNTY, MS
wcbi.com

Noxubee County School District added Early Learning Collaborative

NOXUBEE COUNTY, Miss (WCBI) – The Mississippi Board of Education has added 7 new schools to the list of 23 Early Learning Collaboratives in the state. One of those schools is in the Noxubee County School District. Superintendent Dr. Washington Cole says this new learning system for 4-year-olds will...
NOXUBEE COUNTY, MS
wcbi.com

A Noxubee County native is now a Truman Scholar

OXFORD, Miss. (WCBI)- Each year roughly 60 college juniors across the country are awarded the Harry S. Truman Scholarship for pursuing a career in public service. Most Truman Scholars you meet have a remarkable story… One of those people is Jilkiah Bryant. Bryant’s journey to pursue a career in...
NOXUBEE COUNTY, MS
wcbi.com

A Noxubee county shooting leaves two people injured

NOXUBEE COUNTY,Miss. (WCBI)- A shooting in Noxubee County leaves two people hurt. Sheriff Tommy Roby says the incident happened April 21 around 9 p.m. on Patterson Road. Victims were taken to the hospital for treatment. Their condition is unknown. The motive to the shooting remains under investigation. Anyone with information...
NOXUBEE COUNTY, MS
wtva.com

Two injured in Noxubee County shooting

MACON, Miss. (WTVA) - A shooting Thursday in Noxubee County injured two people. Noxubee County Sheriff Tommy Roby said the incident happened at approximately 9 p.m. near the City Creek community. The shooting involved two juveniles and both were injured. The hospital reported the incident. The investigation is ongoing.
NOXUBEE COUNTY, MS
wcbi.com

Louisiana woman accused of breaking into Noxubee Co. church

NOXUBEE COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – A Louisiana woman is accused of breaking into a Noxubee County church. Brooke Bloxham is charged with two counts of burglary of a dwelling and one count of burglary of a church. A Noxubee County grand jury recently returned the indictment against Bloxham. She...
NOXUBEE COUNTY, MS
wtva.com

Three tornadoes touched down locally during Wednesday's storms

(WTVA) — Meteorologists with the National Weather Service said they found evidence of three tornadoes that touched down Wednesday as severe storms moved across the area. A tornado with winds of nearly 80 miles per hour traveled only two-tenths of a mile on the south side of Corinth. However,...
CORINTH, MS
wcbi.com

Damage, road closure, and power outage reports from four counties in our area

NORTH MISSISSIPPI, Miss. (WCBI)- Severe storms blew through parts of the viewing area Wednesday night. A lightning strike is being blamed for a fire at the First Assembly of God Church in Amory. The damage was more extensive in Winston County. A number of trees have been toppled in Noxapater and Nanih Waiya. Basically, from the Winston – Neshoba County line to Nanih Waiya there were trees down across Highways 15 and 397. First responders work to clear the debris and power lines out of the roadway. There has been damage to some homes in that area. There were also reports that some people were trapped but they escaped after a tree fell on their house. No injuries were reported in Winston County, as of late Wednesday night.
WINSTON COUNTY, MS
wcbi.com

Noxubee County man accused of breaking into a church

NOXUBEE COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – A Noxubee County man is accused of breaking into a church. A grand jury recently returned the indictment against Joey Mays. He’s also facing burglary of a dwelling, grand larceny, and possession of a weapon by a convicted felon charge. Mays was arrested...
NOXUBEE COUNTY, MS
Neshoba Democrat

Curtis W. Conner

Curtis W. Conner, 95, of Preston, MS passed away on Sunday, April 10, 2022, at his residence. His funeral service is planned for Tuesday, April 12. 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at Soul Harbor Pentecostal Church with Bro. Bubba Eaves and Bro. Gerald Butler officiating. Visitation will be held at the church from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday. Interment will follow in Pinetucky Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Soul Harbor Pentecostal Church. Cockrell Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted with the service arrangements.
NOXUBEE COUNTY, MS
wcbi.com

Mississippi department of education to resume accountability scores

NOXUBEE COUNTY,Miss. (WCBI)- School report cards are back in Mississippi. The Mississippi Department of Education is set to release accountability scores for the 2021-22 school year. Accountability scores are based on the performance of student achievement, participation and graduation rates. And state testing shows the proficiency in growth. But the...
NOXUBEE COUNTY, MS
wcbi.com

31 counties reporting damage from March 30th storms

JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) – 31 counties are now reporting damage from last week’s severe weather that rolled across the state. In our area, 15 homes were damaged in Calhoun County and ten houses were damaged in Yalobusha and Attala Counties. Attala is reporting ten homes and four in...
CALHOUN COUNTY, MS