Today's Top Stories

Simpson County Lake is being drained to make repairs to its dam.
The Simpson County Board of Supervisors re-approved the original five-year request for ad valorem tax exemption for Real Pure Bottling Company at their last board meeting.
For the second year in a row Simpson County will be represented in the Super Bowl.
According to Simpson County Deputy Superintendent, Debbie Davis, the scores for the schools in the district seem to be showing big improvement in the set of benchmarks measured over where they wer
Several reports of leaks came to the Magee Board of Aldermen for attention at their recent meeting.  The leaks have followed recent borings as a result of new cable being put in Magee for high spe





Schools to give park to Magee

The Simpson County School District may have the final word on the Washington Street Park, which the City of Magee has asked the district to transfer to them. 

A state law requires that if a school property no longer serves the needs of the community its ownership will revert to the school district.  









Chronic Wasting Disease still a problem

The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) has collected more than 4,000 samples for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) testing during 2019–2020 hunting season.  All samples were from hunter-harvested, road-killed, or reported diseased white-tailed deer.  Since October 1, 2019, 18 CWD-positive white-tailed deer have been de



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