Leake County Sheriff's Office Investigator, Jerry Horn was honored today, October 27, 2023 with a purple heart presented by Governor Tate Reeves. Investigator Horn was injured in the line of duty on April 26, 2023 during an incident in which an escaped inmate... Read More.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services awarded Baptist Memorial Hospital-Leake five stars for quality, the agency’s highest distinction.“Providing quality care to our patients is of utmost importance to our physicians and health care professionals,” said Daryl Weaver, administrator and chief executive officer of... Read More.
The Leake County Board of Supervisors held a fire truck dedication ceremony at the Carthage Coliseum on Monday, July 31, 2023.The event will commemorated the arrival of seven new state-of-the-art fire trucks.
Leake County Sheriff, Randy W. Atkinson was presented the "Top Cop" award by Central MS Crime Stoppers on Monday, July 31, 2023.
Neshoba Central High School recently held a ribbon cutting for its new baseball and softball field house. The 6,200 square foot facility houses locker rooms for both teams, a weight room, laundry facility, and offices for coaches. The new building... Read More.
Two members of the Leake County Fire Fighters Association recently participated in “Firefighter Field Day” at the Mississippi State Fire Academy.Jacob Sims of Carthage Volunteer Fire Department as well as a member of the Leake County Correctional Fire Department attended and participated in training... Read More.
https://youtu.be/CZHuGX8BvXIChoctaw Resort Development Enterprise (CRDE) held a groundbreaking ceremony today on a new travel plaza to be located on South Church Street in Louisville, MS. The 18,000-square-foot facility will have 150 slot machines, a Sportsbook lounge, 3,000 square feet of retail space, a... Read More.
Boys & Girls Clubs of East Mississippi held a grand opening event for their new Neshoba location on Thursday, April 6, 2023. The new location is at West Side Community Center on Carver Ave. in Philadelphia.
The Leake County Sheriff's Office Senior Citizen's Day TRIAD event was held at Leake Central Elementary on Thursday, March 17th. There was a great turnout with senior citizens from all over Leake County in attendance. Sheriff Randy... Read More.
A new business has opened on the square in Carthage.Circa 61 is a furniture store filled with beautiful American and European pieces from the 1950's - 1980's.The store is owned by Josh Peoples and the current business hours are:Monday - Tuesday by appointment... Read More.
The G.A. Carmichael Family Health mobile unit has been serving the citizens of Carthage and Leake County in recent years. Patients will now have a brick-and-mortar health center to visit located at 303 W Franklin Street.G.A. Carmichael Family Health Center of Carthage held its... Read More.