A fundraiser benefit for Lance James is being held at the Carthage Coliseum on Saturday, March 2nd from 11 a.m. until.Lance James of the Freeny area worked at Integrity Towing in Carthage, MS. Mr. James was hurt at work in an accident where an... Read More.
Carthage Fire Department Chief, Lonzo Jones paid a visit to Leake Central Elementary this morning (March 1, 2024).Chief Jones read the book "Meet a Firefighter" to Ms. Thomas' 5th grade class.
One person was taken to the hospital for injuries she sustained in a drive by shooting just after 1 a.m. on Spinout Rd. in Leake County.A male and a female told Leake County Deputies that they were laying in bed and were awakened by... Read More.
Each year the Leadership Neshoba Group pledges their hands to service by finding a need within the community and completing a service project with the hopes of addressing that need. This year's group has chosen to host... Read More.
The Carthage Fire Department and Leake Correctional Volunteers were dispatched to a home on North St. Matthew Street at 5:38 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2024 for a fire. The home is situated just a few houses down from First Baptist Church.The blaze is... Read More.
Miss Mississippi, Vivian O'Neal will visit Sunshine Children's Clinic of Carthage on March 6th at 2 p.m.O'Neal will be there to read as a volunteer reader for Read Across America Week.Miss O'Neal will also be reading at Sunshine Children's Clinic in Canton on March... Read More.
Update:Carthage Chief of Police, Billy McMillan has stated that one person was found dead on scene and one person was transported to Baptist Hospital - Leake and later airlifted to another hospital.The Carthage Police Department is working to identify the shooter(s).Kicks 96 News... Read More.
Kicks 96 News has received an update on a shooting that occurred on February 19, 2024 in Philadelphia, MS.Philadelphia Chief of Police, Eric Lyons says 6 individuals have been arrested in connection with the drive by shooting that occurred on Valley View Dr.... Read More.
The Mississippi State Fire Academy provided Kicks 96 News with the following press release regarding Philadelphia, MS firefighter, Britt Baker's Thursday, Feb. 22, 2024 graduation.JACKSON, Miss.- Firefighter Britt Baker of the Philadelphia Fire Department is making a difference and has graduated Class 207 from... Read More.
West Carthage Baptist Church is hosting a blood drive on Thursday February 29. They are also having a hamburger plate fund raiser to send kids to youth camp. The first 20 to sign up to give blood get a hamburger plate for free.... Read More.
Two people were taken to the hospital on the evening of Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2024 after being shot at a residence on Hwy 429 in an area between Harkins Rd. and Red Dog Rd.Leake County Deputies were dispatched to the home at approximately 9:14... Read More.
Reformation Fire Department will host a basic first aid class on Saturday March 9 beginning at 9 AM.All departments and the public is invited to attend.Reformation Fire Department is located at 3800 Reformation Rd., Carthage, MS.