Ben Wins Another Term as Choctaw Chief

Cyrus Ben has been reelected chief of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians.  Ben got 62 per cent of the vote according to the unofficial results of Tuesday's tribal elections beating his two challengers including former chief Phyllis Anderson.  215 absentee ballots will be... Read More.

Carthage is Getting a New Chief of Police

It was announced recently that Carthage will soon have a new police chief. Billy McMillan will be sworn in as Carthage Police Department's Chief of Police this Friday, July 15th. Mayor Mary Ann Vivians states that McMillan has been in law enforcement for at... Read More.

Carthage Chief Leaving, Returning To Kosy

After only two months on the job, the interim police chief in Carthage will be leaving-- and returning to Kosciusko as a police investigator.  Greg Collins says, "It was a hard decision to make but I felt like at this time it would be... Read More.

VIDEO: A New Chief of Police for Carthage

Greg Collins was sworn in as chief of police today, Friday May 13th, 2022, in Carthage, MS.Several people were there to show their support including family, former coworkers, and Leake County and City of Carthage officials.

Carthage Names New Fire Chief

Carthage - A new Fire Chief has been appointed in Carthage, Mississippi. Longtime firefighter Lonzo Jones has been named to the position, according to the office of Mayor Mary Ann Vivians. Lonzo Jones assumes the role after the recent death of Fire Chief Robin... Read More.