Attala FFA partnered with Shelby Hall from MS Farm Bureau Womens Leadership to put on a dairy program at Kosciusko Lower Elementary. Students listened to a story, milked Lily Bell, and even made fresh butter. Special thanks to the entire... Read More.
CARTHAGE, Miss.--At least two large fires were reported Saturday in Leake County. One was a house fire that started in a garage about 8 p.m.That fire was on Toby Lake Rd., just north of Hwy. 25. According to scanner traffic the fire began in... Read More.
CARTHAGE, Miss.--A chronic careless driver was arrested Friday night in Leake County, and deputies showed restraint in not pursuing the man because they knew where to pick him up.A call came in about 7 p.m., according to police radio traffic, about a reckless driver... Read More.
The two Mississippi National Guard soldiers killed in a helicopter crash in Prentiss County Friday were based in Tupelo. One was a member of Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 149th Aviation Regiment. CWO-4 Bryan Andrew Zemek was a native of Oxford. The second soldier was... Read More.
A combination of breezy conditions and low humidity could lead to wildfires getting out of control this weekend. The National Weather Service says extra caution is advised with any open burning.
The Mississippi State Fire Academy provided Kicks 96 News with the following press release regarding Philadelphia, MS firefighter, Britt Baker's Thursday, Feb. 22, 2024 graduation.JACKSON, Miss.- Firefighter Britt Baker of the Philadelphia Fire Department is making a difference and has graduated Class 207 from... Read More.
Jackson, Mississippi – Two Kemper County men were each sentenced to over 20 years in prison for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute 50 grams of more of methamphetamine.Donovan Sherill Bourrage, 45, was sentenced to 324 months in federal prison and Orlando Bourrage,... Read More.
West Carthage Baptist Church is hosting a blood drive on Thursday February 29. They are also having a hamburger plate fund raiser to send kids to youth camp. The first 20 to sign up to give blood get a hamburger plate for free.... Read More.
Two people were taken to the hospital on the evening of Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2024 after being shot at a residence on Hwy 429 in an area between Harkins Rd. and Red Dog Rd.Leake County Deputies were dispatched to the home at approximately 9:14... Read More.