Schedule of Fall and Halloween events in and around Leake County

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.

EC Warriors Fall to Hinds Eagles 52-14

The East Central Community College Warriors traveled to Raymond tonight to play the nations number 12 Community College football team the Eagles of Hinds Community College during their homecoming. Very early in the opening quarter the two teams were tied 7-7 but by halftime the Eagles were enjoying a 17 point lead in the game, 24-7. The Eagles continued to dominate in the second half and were up 52-7 before the Warriors scored very late in the final quarter... Read More.

Cruisin for a Wish – Wishes are being GRANTED

Raven has been diagnosed with a neurological condition along with cerebral palsy. And although she is unable to communicate verbally, Raven remains positive and happy. She loves being in the pool and on the trampoline. She also enjoys coloring and going out to eat. Her wish is to go to Hawaii and have a fun time with her family! Raven's wish will be GRANTED on Saturday October 23rd! A celebration event will be held at Winston Plywood and Veneer in Louisville... Read More.

Cruisin for a Wish – Wishes are being GRANTED

Lesley was diagnosed with Acute Myelogenous Leukemia in June of 2017. Lather that year, she underwent a bone marrow transplant & developed veno-occlusive disease of the liver and skin. Lesley began photopheresis treatments in October of this year. With all that Lesley has been through in the past few years, she still remains positive and has a wonderful outlook on life. Lesley's one true wish is to have a custom golf cart so she can enjoy the outdoors with her... Read More.

Alabama man wins more than one million dollars at Pearl River Resort

Pearl River Resort continues to make millionaires! Dane W. of Alabama was playing the Wheel of Fortune slots at Silver Star Casino on Wednesday, October 13, when the wheel landed on Jackpot Bonus.  The progressive slot machine hit for an impressive $1,163,526.81.  Vanna, can I get a “W”, as in WINNER! Wheel of Fortune is an exciting 3-reel, wide area progressive slot machine with a single pay line. It features signature slot symbols such as sevens, bars and multiplier symbols.... Read More.

Cruisin for a Wish weekly schedule of events

The entire month of October, Boswell Media and the Make A Wish Foundation will once again be “Cruisin for a Wish.” Throughout the month, the official “Cruisin for a Wish” vehicle will travel to local businesses in Attala, Leake, Neshoba, and Winston counties to raise money to help grant wishes for kids in each county. The vehicle is a metallic blue Chevrolet Equinox provided by Franks Chevrolet in Kosciusko. Anyone that makes a donation to the “Cruisin’ for a Wish” campaign will... Read More.