Today's Top Stories

Congratulations to Simpson County's Brad White who has been recently selected as one of the 50 Most Influential in the political realm in Mississippi.


Brad White, Chief of Staff to Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith


The Simpson County Sheriff's Office is currently searching for Larry J. Pennington. He is charged with Felony Fleeing and has a felony warrant from the state of Kentucky for a probation violation.

Matthew Wade was arrested last Friday at approximately 4 p.m. after the Simpson County Sheriff’s Department received a call that he was holding two females and a small child against their will.

The New Year ushered in a new wave of political opportunities. January 2 opened the qualifying period for candidates running for statewide, state district, legislative, county, and county district offices.

Accountability seems to be the standard for the new board of the Simpson County School District which met for the first time on January 10. 

Magee Fire Department responds to truck fire on Wednesday, January 9 on 149 in Magee.


















Trojans named to All-State First Team

Senior quarterback Javo Thurman, at 6’4” and 190 lbs., and junior kicker Samuel Rials, at 5’7” and 160 lbs., were named Saturday to the First Team All-State squad for 3A football. These two players helped lead the Trojans to the second round of the playoffs and an 8-3 regular season record and an overall 9-4 record for the 2018 campaign.

KSCB receives trailer


Keep Mississippi Beautiful recently granted a trailer to Keep Simpson County Beautiful. The trailer will be used by  KSCB organization for various beautification projects around the county. The trailer will come in handy when the group participates in the next Great American Clean Up.

Trojans filled all-state players

6’4” 190 pound Magee High School senior quarterback Javo Thurman, 3, and Samuel Rials, 19, a 5’7” 160 kicker were named to the First Team All-State squad for 3A football. Thurman was also named Offensive MVP for Region 6 3A, and Rials was named Best Special Teams for Region 6 3A.







Runoff Election Results

Totals for Simpson County in Senate race

Mike Espy-3433
Cindy Hyde Smith-5404


Christopher Jones has been declared the winner of the Constable Post 2 race.

Chris Jones-2196
Dusty Drennan-2116


Charles Savell has been declared the winner of the Justice Court Judge Post 2 race.