Cruisin for a Cure weekly schedule of events

The entire month of October, Boswell Media and the American Cancer Society will be “Cruisin for a Cure.” Throughout the month, the pink “Cruisin for a Cure” SUV will travel to local schools, events, and businesses in Attala, Leake, and Neshoba counties to raise money for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Anyone that makes a donation to the American Cancer Society will be able to sign the pink Cruisn for a Cure vehicle. All the money raised will go to the American Cancer... Read More.

Boswell Media Sports Football Broadcast Schedule

Boswell Media Sports Broadcast Schedule Thursday, October 17:                                                  Hinds at East Central Radio: Breezy Cruisin 98.3 (WKOZ) Audio/Video Stream: Pre-game: 6:30 pm Kickoff: 7:00 pm Play-by-Play: Melvin Wooten Color Commentary: Phillip Palmertree Friday, October 18:   Kosciusko at Leake Central Radio: Breezy 101.1 (WLIN-FM) Audio Stream: 101 mobile app Pre-game: 6:20 pm** Kickoff: 7:00 pm Play-by-Play: Breck Riley Color Commentary:... Read More.

Relay for Life of Leake County – “Celebrating Life”

The American Cancer Society and the Relay for Life of Leake County are Celebrating Life on Monday, October 14 at 5:30 pm at the McMillian Park Facility Building on Highway 16 East in Carthage. Cancer survivors and their care givers are invited to attend the celebration of those healed and to join the fight to end the battle for those diagnosed. Please RSVP to Sharon Carson 601-484-0777.

A Family Affair: Brothers Tate and Trent Hanna and David Frey share special bond

When Lake and Philadelphia football face off, it is usually a competitive battle until the final few seconds. It comes as no surprise really, as both teams compete under 2A in the same district. Philadelphia leads the all-time series 5-1 with the Tornadoes stealing the show last year with a 35-14 win at Lake. However, the Hornets came out on top in 2017, beating Philadelphia 34-30 on their own turf. Lake head coach Tate Hanna still keeps a reminder of the... Read More.

Homecoming Victory for Leake Academy Rebels

The Leake Academy Rebels enjoyed a big homecoming victory tonight while hosting the Jaguars from Wayne Academy winning the game 41-6. The Jaguars scored the first points of the game with a field goal but the Rebels scored a touchdown on the next drive to take a 7-3 lead into the second quarter. The Rebels scored four touchdowns in the second quarter and were leading 34-3 at halftime. After a 88 yard kickoff return for a Rebels touchdown to... Read More.

sale of meth, burglary and other arrests in Leake/Attala County

Dominique D Boler, 34, 179 Center Street, Canton, speeding, no insurance, driving with a  suspended license, Carthage PD Marcus D Cole, 54, 2506 Attala Road 4207, served time, Attala Co. Sheriff’s Dept. James C Ficklin, 30, 487 Hunter Road, Lena, armed carjacking, hold for Newton Co., Carthage PD

ECCC Baseball Hosting Benefit Golf Scramble Nov. 2

The East Central Community College baseball team is hosting an 18-hole, two-person scramble golf tournament Saturday, Nov. 2, at the Decatur Country Club, with all proceeds going to support the program. The tournament will begin with registration at 8:30 a.m. and a shotgun start at 9 a.m. The cost is $75 per team. Lunch and door prizes will be provided. To register, send a check and the names of both golfers to Neal Holliman, ECCC Head Baseball Coach, East Central Community... Read More.