Leake, Neshoba and 14 other counties will get federal assistance in covering the cost of debris removal following tornadoes in June. The White House has approved Mississippi's request for public assistance for those counties and the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians. The Mississippi Emergency... Read More.
The U.S. Small Business Administration has approved Governor Tate Reeves’ request for assistance for homeowners and businesses affected by severe storms and flash flooding in Winston County on July 13, 2023. Many within Winston County, have experienced economic losses due to flooding.
***UPDATE 11:15 A.M.*** Per the Leake County Sheriff's Office, Mr. James Boutwell has been found and is safe.The Leake County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's help in locating Mr. James Boutwell.Mr. Boutwell... Read More.
Thursday 3/16/23 2:56 a.m. - Carthage Police were asked to check a suspicious vehicle on Redwater Road.3:01 a.m. - Carthage Police were sent to a residence on Williams Street for a report of a burglary.8:12 a.m. - Carthage Police found a vehicle in the ditch... Read More.
Wednesday 2/15/23 11:24 a.m. - Leake Deputies were asked to assist Child Protective Services on a call on Withers Road.3:44 p.m. - Leake Deputies were asked to watch for a reckless driver following an ambulance on Hwy 25 N.3:49 p.m. - Leake Deputies were sent... Read More.
Wednesday 1/26/23 3:57 a.m. - Carthage Police were called to a domestic disturbance on Cook Street.5:26 a.m. - Leake Deputies checked a residential alarm on Adams Road.6:07 a.m. - Leake Deputies and Fire Department were called about a tree down blocking the road on Dr.... Read More.
Monday 1/23/23 2:16 a.m. - Carthage Police were asked to assist a resident on Williams Street that had fallen8:01 a.m. - Leake Deputies were sent to Levy Road for an abandoned vehicle blocking the road.8:54 a.m. - Carthage Police responded to the report of a... Read More.
The $80 rebates that Entergy Mississippi customers are getting this month won't be the only assistance the company provides to help with the high cost of electricity. Wednesday, it announced Operation Bill Assist, a $3.2 million shareholder-funded program which focuses mainly on low and... Read More.
A federal program that was originally aimed at helping people who lost their jobs during the COVID pandemic to keep a roof over their heads and their utilities from being shut off is in its final days in Mississippi. Governor Reeves says the state... Read More.
Tuesday, 6/7/22 12:12 a.m. - Neshoba Deputies were called to Pendleton Square Apartments for a Child Protective Services worker who needs assistance.3:54 p.m. - Neshoba Law enforcement was issued a BOLO for a silver vehicle wanted out of Scott County.5:34 p.m. - Neshoba Deputies were... Read More.
The Leake County NAACP in collaboration with the MS NAACP & Immigrant Alliance for Justice & Equity is hosting a Rental Assistance Clinic this evening, May 12th in McMillan Park at 6pm.All Leake County residents will need to bring the following documents:Valid ID ... Read More.
At approximately 11:40 p.m. on Thursday, May 5th, 2022, Carthage Police Officers were dispatched to 128 Alena Drive in Carthage for reports of gunshots. Officers arrived on scene and after further investigation, it was found that numerous vehicles were shot, and the residence was... Read More.