Historic church holds annual memorial (VIDEO)

https://www.youtube.com/embed/4octc4VRf30 Mt. Zion United Methodist Church in Neshoba County was burned to the ground in 1964 because it was used to help educate African Americans.Over 50 years later, the church still remembers three civil rights workers, James Chaney, Michael Schwerner and Andrew Goodman, who were... Read More.

MAX Hall of Fame inducts five Mississippi legends

Five Mississippians: Tammy Wynette, Bo Diddley, Jerry Lee Lewis, John Lee Hooker and Margaret Walker Alexander. Their names are instantly recognizable and bring memories of their contributions to Mississippi art.Music is the art most represented among these five artists, all of them being inducted... Read More.

Carthage-Leake Library features adult painting class

The Carthage-Leake County Library will have an adult painting class Tuesday June 18, 2019 at 5:30.  Participants must register and pay a $7.00 supply fee by Friday June 14, 2019.  Space is limited.  Backwood Belles will step participants through the process of painting Vincent... Read More.

Meridian woman sentenced for insurance, wire fraud

Another con-artist is behind bars. This Meridian woman will spend five years in prison for selling home and auto insurance without a license. She took money from victims and used it for herself, leaving her victims without coverage.Sylvia Lynn Dickinson, 34, will serve five... Read More.

Cathage-Leake Library – Move To Learn

The Carthage-Leake County Library will have Move To Learn Friday June 14, 2019 at 10:00. Move To Learn’s mission is to promote higher grades and healthier children in Mississippi through exercise in the classroom. For additional information, please call the Carthage Leake County Library at... Read More.