Tuesday Truck Wreck on 25 & Red Dog

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.

Grass Fire on Highway 25

On Thursday at 8:17pm, there was a report of a grass fire on Hwy 25 south, about a mile north of the Hwy 16 intersection.  Carthage Fire responded and had the fire out shortly.

Grass Fire on Hwy 25 and a Hit and Run

On Tuesday at 8:09am, Carthage Fire Department was called out for a grass fire on Highway 25 near Pollard Road.  It was quickly reported that the fire had been caused by a car driving in the median and that the fire had been put... Read More.

Young Children Found Walking on Highway 25

On Monday at 4:39pm, MHP requested assistance from county deputies regarding two children, approximately six and three years old, walking down Highway 25.  The children were quickly reunited with their mother.

Reckless Driver On Hwy 25 S

3:13 am - Officials received a call about a reckless driver on Highway 25 South. Driver was on the wrong side of the roadway and was driving at a high rate of speed.

SNAP Benefits to Increase 25%

The USDA is set to permanently boost food stamp benefits by 25%. The Biden administration has approved a significant and permanent increase in the levels of food stamp assistance available to needy families—the largest single increase in the program’s history. Starting in October, average... Read More.