Today's Top Stories

Workers with the Mississippi Department of Transportation are pictured as they dig out a drain on Highway 82 that began to overflow and flood the road.

A resident on County Road 148 had to be evacuated from her home Tuesday due to heavy flooding around her home.  According to Beat 4 Supervisor Claude Fluker, water was almost to her doorstep by...

A steep bank gives way to heavy rains in Carrollton Tuesday afternoon, at the corner of Washington and College Streets, near the Carroll Academy Gym.

The Carroll County Board of Supervisors are still mulling over whether or not to adopt a tethering law in the county.


Donna Gregg Harper of McCarley has qualified to run as an independent for the office of Carroll County Tax Assessor/Collector.

No butts about it!

According to the Center for Disease Control, the number of adult smokers in America continues to drop, from 20.9 percent in 2005 to 15.5 percent in 2016.  That is around 38 million smokers.

Neill seeking second term

Incumbent Carroll County Beat 1 Supervisor Jim Neill has qualified for re-election on the Democratic ticket.  Neill is currently in his fourth year of his first term as supervisor, and he is proud of what has been accomplished in Carroll County since 2016.

Fire claims life of man

A Carroll County man was killed Monday evening in a house fire.

According to Carroll County Sheriff Clint Walker, the emergency operations center dispatched fire and police units to the reports of a fire at 282 County Road 286.  The home was fully-engulfed and spreading toward the woods by the time rescue crews arrived.