Local Water Association Broken Into, Property Stolen

On Friday, May 27, 2022, at 7:41 am Leake County Deputies responded to a call at the Southwest Leake Water Assoc. on Pleasant Hill Road.  Deputies spoke to someone associated with the Water Association She stated that someone had broken into the property and... Read More.

Multiple Disturbances and Stolen Property

6:32 a.m. – Leake County Deputies responded to a call reporting cows out in the roadway at the intersection of North Jordan Street and HWY 25 in Carthage. 7:42 a.m. – Leake County Deputies were called to the Southwest Leake Water Association when an employee... Read More.

Friends of Matlock Park Summer Camp Announced

The Friends of Matlock Park has announced registration is open for summer camp for children ages 3rd – 11th grades. The camp will be Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays June 6 – July 27 from 7:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. This camp will teach life application... Read More.

Leake County Correction Facility can now grow their own produce

The Leake County Correctional Facility now offers Horticulture and animal Science Programs as educational programs for inmates at the facility Sheriff Randy Atkinson says that is all thanks to Vicki Ganann, MSU Leake County Extension Agent. Sheriff Atkinson and others at the Leake County Correctional... Read More.

Reckless Driver and a Minor Accident in Leake

Tuesday, May 24th, 2022 6:01 a.m. – Leake County Deputies were alerted to a reckless driver traveling on HWY 35 from Carthage toward Tyson. 4:32 p.m. – Carthage Police were called to the parking lot of Dirt Cheap for a minor two-vehicle accident that occurred... Read More.

Updated – Several Accidents in Leake County Monday

Monday, May 23rd, 2022 6:27 a.m. – Leake County Deputies were alerted to a reckless driver traveling on HWY 25 South near Crawford Circle. Deputies went searching for the reckless driver. Just a few minutes later, the same caller called back to let deputies... Read More.