Multiple Wrecks Wednesday in Leake County

Wednesday, May 18th, 2022 5:07 a.m. – Carthage Police were called to an area across from the Carthage Fire Department for a disturbance in progress there. 7:34 a.m. – Leake County Deputies responded to a call reporting a suspicious male near a residence on Crane... Read More.

Several Break-Ins Lately in Leake

A handful of break-ins have been reported in Leake County recently. On Tuesday May 10th just before noon, deputies were dispatched to a residence on Pleasant Hill Road regarding a break-in. One person was home at the time. That individual stated that they... Read More.

VIDEO: A New Chief of Police for Carthage

Greg Collins was sworn in as chief of police today, Friday May 13th, 2022, in Carthage, MS. Several people were there to show their support including family, former coworkers, and Leake County and City of Carthage officials.  

Gilbert Barham Memorial Fishing Rodeo

The MSU Leake County Extension Office will host the Gilbert Barham Memorial Fishing Rodeo on Saturday, May 21st at the McMillan Park Lake in Carthage. The rodeo is free and open to all youths ages 15 and under. Prizes will be given in different age categories. Registration... Read More.

Shooting at a Residence Near Madden

Thursday May 12th, 2022 12:13 a.m. – Leake County Deputies were alerted to a shooting that occurred at a residence on HWY 488 near the Madden area. Watch for an updated story from Randy Bell as information develops. 3:55 a.m. – Leake County Deputies and... Read More.

Leake County Seniors Graduating Soon

Schools in Leake county are getting ready for graduation. Carthage Christian Academy will have graduation this Friday May 13th. Leake Central High School will have graduation next Thursday May 19th, and Leake County High School will have graduation next Friday May 20th. There will be... Read More.