Bridge Closed in Carthage Due to Repairs

According to City of Carthage Mayor, Laurie Henderson, the bridge between Wiley Drive and Jackson Ave on Old Canton Road will be closed today, May 10, due to necessary repairs.It will take approximately 3 weeks for the repairs to be completed.For any questions, please... Read More.

Leake County Schools Closed Wednesday

All Leake County Schools and offices will remain closed on Wednesday, January 17, 2024, due to the persistent low temperatures and hazardous road conditions. In coordination with Leake County Emergency Management officials and the National Weather Service, the decision has been made to suspend... Read More.

Leake County Sheriff’s Office closed Tuesday

The Leake County Sheriff’s Office will be closed today, January 16, 2023. If you have an emergency, call Leake County Communications/911.LCSO asks that you limit your travel to essential purposes only and reminds you that responding times for any... Read More.

Leake Academy Closed Tuesday, January 16

Leake Academy will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, January 16, due to the potential impact on roadways and bridges from the winter storm. All after school activities and sporting events will be canceled for Tuesday, January 16 as well.

Property Stolen from Closed School in Leake County

Monday, September 26, 2022Leake County Deputies received a call just before 2pm reporting a person driving a white Ford F150 damaged property at Edinburg Attendance Center and stole some large metal filing cabinets. The vehicle was pulled over on Hwy 16 West in... Read More.

Pleasant Hill Road Bridges Closed in Leake County

Kicks96 News has received word from Leake County Administrator, Corey Wooten about two bridges that are closed on Pleasant Hill Rd.District 4 Supervisor, Larry Sims advised Wooten that the bridges, one located just past Tuscolameta Hunting Club and one located just before Cedar Grove... Read More.

Leake County and Carthage Municipal Offices Closed

All Leake County and Carthage Municipal offices will be closed again today due to inclement weather conditions and dangerous roads. We will keep you updated about reopening. In the meantime, everyone is encouraged to stay home.