A dump truck hit the highway 43 bridge on the Natchez Trace this morning. According to an eyewitness, the impact tore the dump body from the truck. Parkway officials say the bridge is currently closed for inspection. Whether or not the bridge will be... Read More.
Thursday 3/30/23 8:51 a.m. - Leake Deputies were asked to assist Meridian Police by checking for a missing juvenile at a residence in Hy 488.9:25 a.m. - Carthage Police assisted a motorist with a disabled vehicle by the American Legion on Center Avenue.11:22 a.m. -... Read More.
Thursday, December 30, 2022At 6:40 a.m., Leake County Deputies, Carthage Fire Department, and EMS were dispatched to a two-vehicle crash that occurred on Hwy 35 near Hopoca Rd. One person was transported to the hospital.At approximately 5 p.m., there was a report of... Read More.
Two bridge have been will be closed following the discovery of deteriorating bridge components during a routine inspection of the bridges by the County Engineer. The closure was deemed necessary to ensure the safety of the community and traveling public though the imminent failure... Read More.
2:01 pm - Leake County officials responded to a two car MVA on Pearl River Bridge. Injuries were reported on the scene as well as entrapment. 3:13 pm - An officer was requested to the Madden store for a disturbance.
The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) recently performed a bridge repair on SR 395 just south of the Winston County line in Neshoba County. MDOT’s Bridge Division performed an inspection on the bridge to document the repairs made.Using information collected during the inspection, the... Read More.
The U.S. Department of Transportation announced the first recipients of the Competitive Highway Bridge Program.The program, created through the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018, sets aside $225 million to fund bridge improvement and replacement projects in rural areas. Some 20 projects represented by 18... Read More.