Leake Academy basketball star Miriam Prince is a McDonald's All-American nominee.Prince is one of just five female players from Mississippi named to the list.One of the greatest statistical Leake Academy players ever, Prince has helped lead the Lady Rebels to three 5A State Championships... Read More.
No more TikTok on state-issued cellphones. Or laptops. Governor Reeves has told agency and department heads he’s banning the video-sharing mobile app on those devices and ordering access to TikTok blocked on the state’s network because of its ties to the Chinese government. Reeves... Read More.
The Leake County Sheriff's Office is searching for suspects wanting for dumping garbage.According to a Facebook post, two people were caught on camera dumping garbage on the side of a road near Thomastown.Anyone with information is asked to contact the Leake County Sheriff's Office... Read More.
On Tuesday at 7:38 p.m., there was a report of a disturbance at a residence on Live Oak Road where the caller said they had persons that refused to leave the property.At 8:14 p.m., there was a report of a vehicle on fire on... Read More.
On Tuesday at 5:52 p.m., there was a report of a accident with unknown injuries between an eighteen wheeler and a pickup truck at the intersection of Highway 25 and Red Dog Road. The road was reported blocked, and EMS was notified. Arriving on... Read More.
The Leake County 911 Center in Carthage will is hosting a 40-Hour Basic Certification class for dispatchers.Class will be Monday, Feb. 27 - Friday, March 3 daily from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.Cost for the class is $395.00For more information, or to register for... Read More.
The price of gas is starting to come back down across Mississippi. AAA says the average price statewide peaked Saturday at just over $2.90 a gallon and has been falling slowly since then. The auto club says the latest increase-- which was blamed on... Read More.
On Sunday at 4:14 a.m., officers and EMS responded to a report of a hydroplane accident at Hwy 13 & Valley Road in Lena where the vehicle hit a light pole. An additional report said there were lines down.At 4:42 a.m., a woman on... Read More.