Several area football players named to preseason watchlist

Several local area football players have been named to a preseason watchlist for the upcoming season. The list was compiled by Brandon Shileds from Mississippi Gridiron/Capital Sports. Leake Academy leads the way with four players on the list. Rebel players earning honors are QB Rhett Atkison, wide... Read More.

Kicks Picks is Back! Learn about the rules and prizes

Boswell Media Sports’ weekly football pick’em “Kicks Picks” is back for its 19th season on Breezynews.com and Kicks96news.com. Make your picks each week for the best high school and college football games in the state. If you get the most right, then you’re a winner. The... Read More.

Updated – A False Alarm and Disturbances in Leake

Tuesday, August 9, 2022 9:00 a.m. – Leake County Deputies responded to a call reporting a domestic disturbance in progress at a residence on HWY 25 North near Settlemire Circle. 9:27 a.m. – Ofahoma Volunteer Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at a residence... Read More.

BOLO for a Stolen Motorcycle Monday Evening

On Monday at 4:18pm, a BOLO was issued for a stolen red Triumph Speed Cruiser motorcycle, tag MCK 7493.  This motorcycle was stolen from Roosevelt State Park in Morton.  If seen, please notify Scott County. At 8:49pm, a caller at a residence on Hwy 35... Read More.

Crashes, Fires, Vehicle Theft and more in Leake

Monday, August 8, 2022 12:07 a.m. – Carthage Police were dispatched to a residence on Debra Street regarding a disturbance in progress there. 12:36 a.m. – Carthage Fire Department responded to a call reporting a kitchen fire at a residence on North Jordan Street near... Read More.

Countdown to Kickoff: Leake Academy

This week on the Boswell Media Sports Countdown to Kickoff presented by Moore's Pharmacy: Boswell Media Sports' Commentator Phillip Palmertree catches up with Leake Academy head football coach Brian Pickens to discuss the tradition of Leake Academy, the team's returning starters, and... Read More.