Several acres on Crowder Creek Rd. burned today despite the current burn ban that Leake County is under. Just after 10 a.m. on Friday, September 22, 2023, the Carthage Fire Department, Leake County Correctional Volunteers, and other volunteers... Read More.
Firefighting is a hot job even on a cold day. But imagine battling a roaring inferno when the outside temperature is in the triple digits. That’s what Kosciusko firefighters faced Sunday after a store selling Christian... Read More.
Wednesday, March 2, 2023Just after 8:30 a.m., Philadelphia Police and Philadelphia Fire Department responded to reports of a vehicle on fire at Salters Ave. and Beacon St. When officers and firefighters arrived on the scene, there were flames and heavy smoke coming from... Read More.
Monday, September 12, 20228:32 a.m. – Carthage Police and Leake Deputies were alerted to a reckless driver traveling on Hwy 35 from Kosciusko toward Carthage.3:46 p.m. – Carthage Fire Department was dispatched to Kimbrough Rd regarding a brush fire out of control.
Update:The burning Tyson truck hauling a load of chickens has been extinguished. Listen to a report from Tommy Malone here.A Tyson Foods truck hauling chickens is in flames currently on HWY 25 near the Marydell... Read More.