The start time for Leake Academy's football game this Friday night vs Starkville Academy has been delayed due to heat. The game will be pushed back 30 minutes for a 7:30 pm start. Record breaking heat is expected to impact... Read More.
Today is the final day for tribal members to vote absentee for the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians Tribal Elections.Voters will be voting on tribal chief and tribal council.There are three candidates for tribal chief and over 50 for tribal council across the tribe’s... Read More.
Tuesday January, 3, 20223:03 p.m. – Leake Deputies, EMS, and Edinburg Volunteer Fire Dept were dispatched to Mars Hill Rd when dispatchers received an alert from an iPhone about a possible crash. Dispatchers were able to get in touch with the owner of... Read More.
Sebastopol's annual Christmas Parade that was scheduled for today, November 29th at 6 pm has been postponed due to inclement weather. The new date has not been announced.
Leake Academy is releasing classes early today due to weather.Kindergarten classes will be let out at 11:50 am.Elementary car riders will release at noon.Elementary bus riders and 7th - 12th grade classes will release at at 12:30.Additionally, all after school/extracurricular activities are cancelled.Information on... Read More.
Several local teams will be playing on Thursday night instead of Friday night, our final week of Kicks Picks will be due this Thursday 11/3 by 6 pm.It's the final week for this season of Kicks Picks!Get your picks in by 6 pm... Read More.
At approximately 11:20 a.m. on Friday, September 16, 2022 a caller reported that someone shot into their residence on Carter Street in Kosciusko.The shooter was seen fleeing the area in a maroon Mercury Grand Marquis and was believed to be headed toward Hwy 19... Read More.
Due to flooded roads and the continued rain, the following offices and schools are closed. Refresh throughout the day for the latest information and additional closures and early releases.Leake Academy closed all dayWalnut Grove Public Library closed all day9:30 a.m. - Walnut Grove... Read More.
Leake Academy has cancelled classes for today (Wednesday) due to the weather.Several roads in the area are flooding and the rain is expected to continue throughout the day.Continue to monitor Kicks96news for weather updates.
Some roads on the Choctaw Indian Reservation are going to be temporarily closed due to the ongoing Choctaw Indian Fair.Recreation Road from St. Therese Catholic... Read More.
On Sunday, June 12th, 2022 just before midnight, Carthage Fire Department and Barnes Volunteer Fire Department were dispatched to Wilders Lane off Pleasant Grove Road regarding a mobile home fire.Firefighters arrived on scene to a home fully engulfed in flames. A relative of the... Read More.
The Philadelphia Christmas parade will be on December 6th at 6pm in downtown Philadelphia.Last year due to Covid-19 concerns, the parade was held at 50% capacity and spectators were highly encouraged to wear masks and practice social distancing. The Community Development Partnership has said... Read More.