Person “Codes” at Leake County Jail

CARTHAGE, Miss.--A person coded Saturday afternoon at the Leake County Jail, which means the person lost vital signs.At 12:47 p.m. dispatchers called Carthage Police to jail, saying there was a "code blue", and that it was someone who was being held at the jail... Read More.

911 Calls: Drug Dealers Using CB Radios in Leake County

CARTHAGE, Miss.--In the late hours Saturday or early hours Sunday near Edinburgh police were looking for drug dealers reported to be using CB radios to conduct their activities.According to scanner traffic calls came in to the Leake County dispatchers around 9:40 p.m. Saturday about... 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 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.

Leake County Livestock and Rabbit Show

The Leake County Livestock and Rabbit Show is Saturday, January 6 at the Leake County Coliseum and is hosted by the Leake County Extension Office.Check in for the livestock show is at 8 a.m.  Registration for the rabbit show is at 10:30 a.m. and... Read More.