East Central Community College will provide WorkKeys testing for high school juniors and seniors in Leake County free of charge. This is sponsored by the Leake County Development Association as part of the Workplace Development Initiative.Students who score bronze, silver, gold, or platinum on... Read More.
Pearl River Resort is offering a free Blackjack dealer school beginning on Monday, July 18th. Candidates must be at least 21 and be able to obtain and maintain a gaming license with the Choctaw Gaming Commission. The deadline to apply is Friday, July 15th.Employment... Read More.
There will be Covid-19 vaccines and free tablets at Matlock Park Saturday April 23rd from 10 am – 5 pm. You can pre-register for your device by contacting the following numbers. English speaking customers call or text info to 601-385-3533. Spanish speaking customers call... Read More.
There is now a Little Free Library located in both Carthage and Walnut Grove! The Walnut Grove Little Free Library is located at Roux Field behind Town Hall. It’s near the Market Café Playground and Walnut Grove Farmers Market Pavilion. The Carthage Little Free... Read More.
The Tax Free Weekend has started. According to the Mississippi Department of Revenue this sales tax holiday is from 12:01am today, Friday July 30th, and runs till midnight on July 31st. Any clothing item or shoes under $100. is tax free as are school... Read More.
Free tutoring continues at Lincoln/Matlock Park this week. According to Carthage City Hall, the service is available for students in 7-12th grade. Times are from 10am-3pm. A lunch snack will be provided. For more information, including how to sign up call 601-267-8322.
Free work force training is available at ECCC. Eligible participants between ages 18-59 can receive free short-term workforce training (books and materials, tuition, fees, and career assistance) through the Mississippi Department of Human Services' Career... Read More.
Free after school tutoring continues today in Carthage. Tutoring will be provided every Thursday from 3:30-5:30pm at the Lincoln Park Community House, according to Carthage City Hall. Academic support is available for math, reading, writing, social studies and science. All students in Junior High... Read More.
Leake County - The Grab & Go meal program will be sponsored again this week by the Leake County School District. "Effective Monday, March 23rd, the LCSD will provide Grab & Go lunch as well as next day breakfast to additional locations," according to... Read More.
Join the Main Street Chamber of Leake County Family Movie Night Tonight at 6:30 p.m. in the old Carthage Elementary School for the 2019 release of the beloved Disney Classic "The Lion King". A young lion returns to reclaim the throne that was stolen from... Read More.
Tomorrow on the Main Event, brought to you by Pearl River Resort, LOLLYDUDE has free tickets to the Philadelphia Invitational Bull riding and freestyle motocross extravaganza this weekend at the Neshoba county coliseum. Jennifer Prince stops by to talk about the upcoming production of... Read More.
Tomorrow morning on the Main Event, brought to you by Pearl River Resort, LOLLYDUDE has free Harlem Globetrotter tickets for next Wednesday night at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson. Also ECCC Baseball Coach Neil Holliman will stop by. Tune in!