Disturbance Reports in Leake County

Tuesday, November 22, 2022 7:14 a.m. – Carthage Police responded to a call from a business at the intersection of East Water St and South Van Buren St reporting that a man threw a large rock at the building. The man was located and... Read More.

Today in Carthage, Fall Farmer’s Market

The Carthage Farmer’s Market is set up today from 8 am - 1 pm in the parking lot behind Carthage City Hall. Some of the produce available today is: pecans, turnip greens, peppers, mustard greens, tomatoes, collard greens, sweet potatoes, and more. Visit the Carthage Farmer’s... Read More.

Reckless Driving in Leake for Monday

Monday, November 21, 2022 7:49 a.m. – Carthage Police were alerted to a reckless driver on Hwy 16 West headed into the city limits. 1:32 p.m. – Carthage Police responded to a call reporting a hit and run accident that occurred in the parking lot... Read More.

Canton Christmas Festival Begins this Friday

The Canton Christmas Festival is scheduled for Friday, November 25th through Friday, December 23rd and will be open nightly from 5 pm – 9 pm.  It will be closed November 28th – December 1st. The Christmas Festival in Canton will feature several activities and attractions... Read More.

Minor Crash, Domestic Disturbance, and more in Leake

Friday, November 18, 2022 2:49 p.m. – Carthage Police responded to a minor two-vehicle accident that occurred in the parking lot of Popeyes. No one was injured. 3:34 p.m. – Leake County Deputies received a call reporting a domestic disturbance in progress at a residence... Read More.

Walnut Grove Grateful Gathering South of the River

This community Thanksgiving event is this Sunday, November 20th at 5 pm at the Walnut Grove Fire Station and Downtown Market Pavilion. There will be a brief Thanksgiving program followed by a tasting of soups, stews, chilies, and more from area cooks. For more information call... Read More.