Leake County Home Claimed by Easter Sunday Blaze


Carthage Fire Department and Leake County Deputies responded to a structure fire on Spinout Rd. on Sunday, April 9, 2023, at approximately 7:27 p.m.  Barnes, Marydell, and Edinburg Volunteer Fire Departments were also dispatched.

When firefighters arrived, the home was completely engulfed in flames.  The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.  The home was a total loss.