As trick-or-treat season is upon us, keep up with everything going on this Fall and Halloween with the following schedule of events: Saturday October 23rd Mt. Carmel Baptist Church of Edinburg Fall Festival 4 pm Sunday October 24th Pine Grove Church of God Trunk or Treat 5-6:30 pm Wednesday October 27th West Carthage Baptist Church Family Fall Festival 6-7:30 pm Thursday October 28th Sweets & Treats on the Carthage Square 5pm Saturday October 30th Haunted Hollow Trail Run... Read More.
The Leake Academy Rebels played their final regular season game tonight in Meridian against district foe the Lamar High School Raiders and came away with a 37-14 victory and their 2nd consecutive 5a district 2 championship. The Rebels finish the regular season 9-1 overall and 5-0 in in the district. The Rebels had tonight's game well in hand by halftime, leading 27-7 and added a field goal and touchdown in the second half to seal the victory. Levi Brown... Read More.
12:29 p.m. – Carthage Fire Department and Leake County Deputies responded to a call reporting a disturbance and fire at a residence on Wiggins Loop Road. An individual allegedly set a fire inside the residence, but another individual was able to get it put out. 1:48 p.m. – Leake County Deputies and Madden Fire Department were dispatched to a one-vehicle crash on Highway 487 East near Brooks Road.
Mr. Danny McMurry retired today after 29 years of being a firefighter at Carthage Fire Department. Carthage Fire Department celebrated Mr. McMurry today with a retirement party. (pictures below) Congratulations Danny! And thank you for your many years of service.
The Matlock Park Committee & Friends of The Park invites you to a fall celebration. It will be held at Matlock Park Saturday October 30th from 5:30-7pm. There will be a Trunk a Treat where you can decorate your cars in the theme of your choice, fill your trunks with candy and treats, and children can trick-or-treat. All cars must line up in the back of the park, children must be accompanied by a parent, and they ask that there... Read More.
Sunrise Baptist Church located on Midway Road in Carthage invites you to their annual Fall Festival. It’s slated for Sunday October 31st from 4-7pm. There will be jumpers, indoor and outdoor games, and their FAMOUS stew along with crackers, drinks, and dessert. SBC invites you to join them for lots of family fun!