Silver Alert Issued for Durant Woman: CANCELLED

UPDATE (3/8/24):The subject of this Silver Alert has been located and is safe. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has activated the Silver Alert notification on behalf of the Holmes County Sheriff’s Office. Virgie Saffold of Durant was last seen on Monday, March 4, at about 4:30 p.m.... Read More.

Leake County Schools cancelled for Tuesday

Due to inclement weather, we are under a winter storm warning.After consultation with the Emergency Management officials, all schools and offices in Leake County School District (LCSD) will be closed Tuesday, January 16, 2024. There will be a 2-hour delayed start on Wednesday, January... Read More.

Silver Alert Cancelled for Missing Attala County Woman

UPDATE: The Silver Alert for Brenda Miller has been cancelled. According to the Attala County Sheriff’s Office, Ms. Miller was located in Madison County and is safe.UPDATE: The Miss. Bureau of Investigation has issued a Silver Alert for Brenda Miller.Previous story below:The Attala County... Read More.

Scattered Damage Reported After Thursday’s Storms

A fast-moving storm system produced wind damage, hail and at least one tornado across Mississippi Thursday.  In Leake County, trees were blown down on Robinson Road near Ofahoma and along Highway 488 near Standing Pine.  There were numerous hail reports across Neshoba County.  A... Read More.

Scattered Damage After Severe Storms In Mississippi

A line of severe storms pushed across Mississippi Thursday, producing several tornado warnings but little damage. Some trees were blown down in the Kosciusko, Canton, Camden and Lexington areas, power line damage was reported in several locations and a home and barn in Flora... Read More.

Carthage City Venue Events are Postponed

Leake - The Coronavirus Crisis is necessitating additional Carthage City venue event postponements. Due to ongoing public health and safety concerns all confirmed events and activities at Lincoln Park, McMillan Park, The Scout Hut and The Carthage Coliseum are included. Rescheduling could begin as... Read More.