Saturday Fires Include House Fire

CARTHAGE, Miss.--At least two large fires were reported Saturday in Leake County. One was a house fire that started in a garage about 8 p.m.That fire was on Toby Lake Rd., just north of Hwy. 25. According to scanner traffic the fire began in... Read More.

Fires Top 1,000 Across MS

Current burn bans (Source: MFC)  The number of wildfires in Mississippi since Aug. 1 has climbed above a thousand with over 16,000 acres burned threatening almost 2,000 structures.  The Mississippi Forestry Commission is urging the public to continue paying attention to local burn bans because... Read More.

Fires and a Crash Monday in Leake

On Monday, August 21, 2023, at approximately 3:15 p.m., Edinburg Volunteers, Leake County Deputies, MS Hwy Patrol, and other first responders were alerted to a two-vehicle crash on Hwy 16 W near Pearl Hill Rd.  No injuries were reported.  The roadway was blocked while... Read More.

Several Fires and Crashes in Leake County Wednesday

Wednesday 3/15/23 2:53 a.m. - Leake County Deputies and EMS responded to a one-vehicle roll-over accident with injuries on Hwy 35 S near Pleasant Hill Rd.  One person was transported to the hospital.7:39 a.m. - Leake Deputies responded to a 911 call about... Read More.