Leake Academy Closed Tuesday, January 16

Leake Academy will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, January 16, due to the potential impact on roadways and bridges from the winter storm. All after school activities and sporting events will be canceled for Tuesday, January 16 as well.

Major Crash on Hwy 16 in Leake County

At approximately 3:19 p.m. on Tuesday, January 24th, Leake County Fire Dept, EMS, Leake Deputies, and MS Hwy Patrol dispatched to a wreck on Hwy 16 W involving 3 vehicles.The crash reportedly happened when one vehicle passed another and caused a head-on collision.Several people... Read More.

Domestic Disturbance Near Lena and Wreck on 16

On Sunday at 3:29pm, officers were requested to a residence on Hwy 500 for a domestic disturbance.At 4:35pm, there was a report on a vehicle hitting a tree on Highway 16 near the Natchez Trace turnoff.  Injuries were reported.*UPDATED*5:22 p.m.  – Carthage Police... Read More.

High school football schedule – September 16

Local area high school football games for September 23:Attala CountyKosciusko at Forest Ethel at Leake County McAdams at ColdwaterChoctaw CountyChoctaw County at Union Hamilton at French CampHolmes CountyCentral Holmes at Winona Christian Canton at Holmes County CentralLeake County:Leake Central at... Read More.

Two-Vehicle Accident on Highway 16

On Wednesday at 9:19pm, officers responded to a two-vehicle MVA on Hwy 16 East near Indian Branch Road.  Arriving on the scene, they found the road partially blocked.  EMS was summoned.  One person was transported to Baptist Leake.