Category Archives: Desoto News

MANDATORY RESTRICTIONS ON GATHERINGS…

Southaven, Ms Message from Mayor Musslewhite: As we continue to navigate through an unprecedented challenge in our world with the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Southaven is continuously assessing new and ever-changing information by the minute. Along with my team

City of Olive Branch Emergency Message

Olive Branch, Ms Update From Mayor Scott Phillips (March 22,2020): At 1:00 this afternoon, the Board of Aldermen adopted an Ordinance of Civil Emergency. As I’ve stated, my encouragement to all has been to voluntarily comply with the CDC and

Fireworks At Cedar Hill Farm

Hernando, Ms Cedar Hill Farm, Inc. today announced this year’s Fireworks on the Farm, Cedar Hill’s annual fundraising event benefiting Palmer Home for Children, scheduled for Labor Day weekend on Sunday, September 6, 2020. Gates will open at 5:00 pm

Putting The “Give” In Thanksgiving

Horn Lake, Ms Thanksgiving came early for 30 families in Southaven and Horn Lake today thanks to some great neighbors. Members of the Horn Lake Masonic Lodge 617 spent Saturday morning preparing Thanksgiving baskets for families that needed a little

Southaven Police Searching For Suspect In Shooting

Southaven, Ms Southaven Police need your help in locating Keith Kent, a male black, age 19, from the Southaven area. He is wanted on Conspiracy to Commit a Felony charges for the shooting of a male victim on April 24,

Special Olympics Torch Makes A Stop In DeSoto County

Hernando, Ms The annual Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics took place Monday, May 5 in Hernando. The group of around 30 participated and consisted of local law enforcement officers and special olympics athletes. The Law Enforcement Torch Run

Service For Fallen Officers

Hernando, Ms Friday morning a group of about 100 people gathered to show their respects and gratitude to those that who paid the ultimate price for our community. The 15th Annual DeSoto County Public Safety Officers Memorial Ceremony was held

Horn Lake State Champs Celebrate

Horn Lake, Ms 2018 MHSAA 6A State Champions The Horn Lake Eagles were celebrating Thursday night thanks to a local resident. Kendall Prewitt of Horn Lake treated a crowd of over 500 players, family and friends to the special night

DeSoto County Inmate Escapes Work Detail

Southaven, Ms Update : Inmate Robert Gene Heath, was found in Alcorn County, and is back in custody. New charges are pending.  DeSoto County Sheriff’s Department deputies are searching for an escaped inmate. Sheriff Bill Rasco says Robert Heath, 42,

Missing Teen

Hernando, Ms *UPDATE 3/22/2019 – Maddie has been located. Thank you for helping us get the word out and providing tips. No other information will be released at this time.*