One person has died and one is being charged with murder after a shooting in Kosciusko.Kosciusko Police were dispatched to a residence in the 500 block of West Adams Street at approximately 1:40 a.m. on Thursday, July 20, 2023 for a shooting with injuries.A... Read More.
Damage in Louin from Sunday night tornado Most of the storms Mississippi has been dealing with since last week have been packing straight-line winds. But last night, the weather system that’s been locked into the state produced an outbreak of tornadoes. And it looks like... Read More.
Leake County Deputies, MS Hwy Patrol, EMS, and Carthage Fire Department were dispatched to a crash on Hwy 25 S near Drysdale Rd involving two 18-wheelers that occurred just before 6 a.m. on Wednesday, January 18th.Workers on the scene say the crash happened when... Read More.
Oishi Japanese Express located on Hwy 16 West in Carthage was broken into just before 1 am on Thursday, December 15th.Carthage Police Department tells Kicks96 News that it appears the burglar (pictured) threw a rock at the glass door, causing it to shatter. The... Read More.
Thursday, December 15, 20221:19 a.m. - There was a report of a one-vehicle accident with injuries, car vs. cow, on Hwy 16 west, near Old Robinson Road. Vehicle was in the road, unsure about the cow. Officers, fire department, and EMS were dispatched.5:27... Read More.
An 18wheeler fire was reported early this morning in the Lena area.Carthage Fire Department and Volunteers were dispatched to Hwy 25 near Drysdale Rd just after 3 am Friday.A representative of Carthage Fire Department told Kicks96 News that it was a FedEx truck with... Read More.
On Wednesday at 2:07am, CPD was requested to a residence on Graham Street where the caller said two people were fighting in the bedroom.At 3:21am, officers were requested to a residence on Highway 35 North for a disturbance where the caller advised that the... Read More.
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.
On Monday at 6:56am, there was a report of an accident near the intersection of Old Salem Road and Hwy 487. No injuries were reported.At 11:26am, assistance was requested at Leake Central High School for a teacher in medical distress.At 3:09pm, there was a... Read More.
Deer hunters in Mississippi will have a chance to harvest a buck in velvet during the state’s first early archery hunt in September.The season is set for Sept. 16-18. Russ Walsh, wildlife chief of staff for the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks,... Read More.
3:56 a.m. – Leake County Deputies were called to a residence on HWY 43 in the Thomastown area for a break-in that occurred there. Read more on this and other break-ins in Leake County lately.1:18 p.m. – Leake County Deputies and MS HWY... Read More.
12:17 a.m. – Leake County Deputies responded to a call reporting two suspicious people on Thaggard Road in the Madden area.2:21 a.m. – Leake County Deputies were alerted to a horse in the roadway on Hopoca Road off HWY 35 North.4:02 a.m. – Carthage... Read More.