The Leake County MSU Extension Office will hold the annual Big Buck Contest, Wildlife Supper, & Seminar this evening at 6 p.m. in the Carthage Coliseum. Doors will open at 5:30. Bring a wildlife dish for the tasters buffet and you will receive 1... Read More.
The Leake Academy Rebels traveled to East Academy in Pelahatchie tonight to play the Patriots during their homecoming game and came away with a 68-35 win to improve to 3-5 on the season. The Rebels were leading 42-28 at halftime then added another 26... Read More.
The East Central Community College Warriors opened their 2023 football season tonight with a big win over the Coahoma Community College Tigers from Clarksdale 62-7. The Warriors were up 34-0 after the opening quarter and enjoyed a 48-0 lead at halftime. With a running... Read More.
B-MO in the MO'rning - Naomi or Nae Taylor finally took her place among the winners of Boswell Media's Mississippi Songwriter of the Year on Saturday. She joins the ranks of Chapel Hart, Brandon Greene, Wayward... Read More.
The East Central Community College Warriors baseball team are back home today at the Clark/ Gay Baseball Complex in Decatur hosting the Northwest Community College Rangers from Senatobia. The Warriors would win the game 9-5 and improve their season record to 5-4 while the... Read More.
The Carthage Police Department recently teamed up with Leake County Child Protective Services to collect toys and clothing for children in foster care in the Leake County area.New, unwrapped toys and clothing for children ages 2-10 were collected from the public and local businesses... Read More.
On Friday at 7:02am, there was a report of an eighteen wheeler on fire on Hwy 35 just north of Hwy 25. EMS and Fire responded. One person was transported to Baptist Leake.
The Leake County Wildlife Seminar, Supper, and Big Buck Contest will be tonight at the Carthage Coliseum.There will be a wild game buffet. Everyone is encouraged to bring a dish.Admission (includes a stew supper) is $10 for adults, $5 for students, and free for... Read More.
The Leake Academy Rebels traveled to Pelahatchie tonight to play the Patriots of East Rankin Academy in a division 5A football game and the Rebels came away with a 45-20 victory to improve their season record to 4-4 overall and 3-1 in the division.... Read More.
After last week's heavy rain, rivers continue to fall in this part of central Mississippi. The Pearl at Edinburg dropped below flood stage Monday night and is forecast to do so near Carthage Wednesday morning. In Jackson, the Pearl crested Monday after flooding only... Read More.
Congratulations to Kristin Bozeman of Union, as she texted our Back Porch Word of the Day to us this morning which was "FRIENDS" and won herself a family four pack of tickets to Magic Springs... Read More.
Winners of the 2019 Louisiana-Mississippi Associated Press Broadcasters and Media Editors contest were announced Friday. Dozens of AP-member newspapers and TV and radio broadcasters in both states submitted entries in the contest that... Read More.