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.

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.

:VIDEO & AUDIO – Making Magic in Muscle Shoals with the Mississippi Songwriter of the Year! (Part 1)

(B-MO in the MO'rning) Magic moments can happen at anytime and no one knows that better than the 2021 Mississippi Songwriter of the Year Brandon Green. As this is being written, he finds himself almost at the end of his incredible journey that has seen him go from winning that night in Meridian, to historic Wishbone Studios in Muscle Shoals Alabama! When it comes to creating magic, you couldn't ask for... Read More.

Music and Motors Fest Announces Winners **PICTURES**

The Guitar Academy on the square in downtown Kosciusko held its first annual Music & Motors Fest on October 15th and 16th. There was a cruise in with live music on the night of Friday the 15th and a car show the morning of Saturday the 16th. Lots of pictures from the event as well as winners announced below. The square in downtown Kosciusko looked beautiful all lit up and lined with antique trucks and cars Friday night.

***WINNER ANNOUNCED*** Week 9’s Winner & Make Your Picks!!!

Kicks Picks Presented By Byar's Furniture of Philadelphia had some close competition for week 9. One entrant edged out the rest..and that entrant was Michael Donovan of Carthage.  Congratulations Michael, you’ve won the weekly prize of a $50 gift certificate presented by Lee's Steakhouse of Sebastopol! Keep playing Kicks Picks each week as the person who selects the most correct for the season receives the grand prize of an Ashley recliner from Byars Furniture as well as tickets to this year's... Read More.

***LOUISVILLE JOB FAIR*** Winston Plywood & Veneer

Winston Plywood & Veneer is hosting a job fair at the Louisville Dome/Storm Shelter on Saturday October 23rd from 8:30 am – 2:00 pm. The entry level wage has increased at Winston Plywood & Veneer with day shift now starting at $15.25 per hour. Winston Plywood & Veneer is a plywood mill that offers industrial plywood, sheathing plywood, and sanded plywood in a variety of grades. The mill is the newest, most technologically-advanced plywood mill in North America. Safety is non-negotiable at... Read More.

Here’s What’s Happening This Weekend at the Mississippi State Fair’s (Final Weekend))

The final 48 hours of the 2021 Mississippi State Fair are upon us and the weather couldn't be any better. So while you're making your weekend plans be sure to include sometime to spend at this years fair. Below are the events for the entire weekend, we'll see you there! Saturday, October 16 Enjoy free admission every weekday from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m., except on... Read More.