Icy Roads Prove Hazardous Today

5:56 a.m. – Leake County Deputies and Emergency Medical Services were dispatched to Highway 25 South at the Pearl River bridge just before Highway 13. A call came in reporting a truck slid on some ice and wrecked. The vehicle was reported to be blocking traffic. No major injuries were reported. 6:05 a.m. – Leake County Deputies responded to a call reporting a one-vehicle crash on Highway 25 near Scott county. A vehicle slid on ice and crashed into a... Read More.
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Disturbance – weapon involved

7:09 a.m. – Leake County Deputies and Emergency Medical Services were dispatched to Bufkin Road in the Walnut Grove area when they received a call regarding a disturbance in progress involving a weapon. 8:46 a.m. – Carthage Police were dispatched to Highway 35 near Fair Market gas station when they received reports of a two-vehicle crash there. No injuries were reported. 12:43 p.m. – Carthage Police dispatched to the parking lot of Walmart when a call came in reporting a minor... Read More.

JGamblin Bridal, formerly Faulkenbery’s Bridal Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The formal wear store you may know as Faulkenberys has taken on a new name, JGamblin Bridal. Newly retired local school teacher, Brandy Stokes recently became the proud owner of the store and has chosen to honor her family in re-naming it. The store name comes from Stokes' late son, Jeb Gamblin Stuart. JGamblin Bridal had its official ribbon cutting ceremony today and several people came to show their support. JGamblin Bridal showcases formal wear for every occasion including bridal... Read More.
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Out of Control Grass Fires

1:14 a.m. – Leake County Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Highway 16 West near Old Robinson Road when they received a call reporting a trespasser on the property. 12:33 p.m. – Carthage Police were called to Highway 35 South near West Franklin Street when several calls came in reporting a cable down in the roadway hindering the flow of traffic and nearly causing wrecks. 12:38 p.m. – Carthage Fire Department and Carthage Volunteers were dispatched to McKay Drive when... Read More.

N Jordan St CLOSED for a while today

A portion of North Jordan Street will be closed today for roadwork from 9 a.m. until work is finished. The road will be closed from the area north of Airport Road to the area north of Pioneer Hill Drive. We will update as soon as we are made aware that the roadway is open again.
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Property stolen from a home in Carthage

4:47 a.m. – Leake County Deputies responded to reports of a disturbance in progress at a residence on Shoemaker Road in the Walnut Grove area. 2:37 p.m. – Carthage Police responded to a call regarding stolen property from a residence on Old Canton Road. 5:29 p.m. – Carthage Police responded to a call reporting a disturbance in progress at a resident on Collier Street. 6:04 p.m. – Leake County Deputies were called to a domestic disturbance in progress in the parking lot... Read More.

ATV vs. Vehicle – Amazingly, NO injuries

3:30 p.m. – Leake County Deputies were called to Forest Grove Road near Greenwood Chapel Road when a call came in reporting cows out in the roadway. When they arrived on the scene, there were over a dozen cows in the roadway. The owner was contacted. 3:52 p.m. – Leake County Deputies were dispatched to a two-vehicle crash on Madden Road near Laurel Hill Road involving a vehicle and an ATV. It was reported that there were no injuries. 4:03 p.m.... Read More.