On Wednesday, November 22 just after 12:30 p.m., Ofahoma Volunteer Fire Department responded to a call reporting a grass fire out of control on Willis Rd. Firefighters worked to get the blaze under control and extinguished.Marydell Volunteers were dispatched to a brush fire on... Read More.
Carthage Police were alerted to a prowler at a home on Massey Circle at 2:36 p.m. on Tuesday, November 14, 2023. Officers arrived at the scene and saw someone run from the home and jump a fence. Officers pursued the individual with the assistance... Read More.
The City of Carthage is accepting sealed bids for Lawn Grass Services for the following locations:Matlock Park Carthage-Leake County Library Old Elementary School Hwy 16 West from the traffic light at the intersection of Hwy 16 and Hwy 35 to the end of... Read More.
Friday 3/24/23 12:25 a.m. - Leake Deputies were involved in a chase in the vicinity of Ealy Road.4:00 a.m. - Carthage Police were asked to watch for a possibly intoxicated driver coming from Philadelphia on Hy 16.7:43 a.m. - Carthage Police were asked to assist... Read More.
Tuesday 3/14/23 10:04 a.m. - Leake Deputies were called about a deer on the road on Hy 16 E.11:35 a.m. - Leake Deputies checked a 911 hang-up call on Richardson Road.12:09 p.m. - Leake Deputies were called when an inmate clean-up crew found... Read More.
Wednesday 3/8/23 6:26 a.m. - Leake Deputies responded to a two-vehicle accident with injuries at the intersection of Sistrunk Road and Gunter Road.10:37 a.m. - Edinburg Fire Department was sent to a grass fire on Hy 16 E.11:23 a.m. - Leake Deputies checked the report... Read More.
Tuesday 2/28/23 9:15 a.m. - Leake Deputies were asked to check someone walking in the road on Laurel Hill Road.10:47 a.m. - Leake Deputies were sent to Hunter Road for a residential disturbance.10:51 a.m. - Madden Fire Department was sent to an out-of-control grass fire... Read More.
Thursday 2/23/2312:46 a.m. - Leake Deputies responded to a one-vehicle accident with no reported injuries on Bufkin Road when a vehicle hit a tree while dodging a deer.6:27 a.m. - Leake Deputies were sent to a second accident involving a vehicle and a deer... Read More.
Wednesday 2/22/23 1:40 a.m. - Leake Deputies responded to a domestic dispute with injuries on Half Moon Road.2:12 a.m. - Leake Deputies took a suspect into custody from the earlier domestic dispute call near Hwy 25.5:46 a.m. - Leake Deputies checked a tree down across... Read More.
Thursday, December 8, 20227:21 a.m. – Leake County Deputies and Natchez Trace Park Rangers responded to an accident on the Natchez Trace Parkway near Forest Grove Rd. It was reported that a vehicle swerved to miss another and wrecked. No injuries were reported.8:53... Read More.
On Thursday at 8:17pm, there was a report of a grass fire on Hwy 25 south, about a mile north of the Hwy 16 intersection. Carthage Fire responded and had the fire out shortly.
On Thursday at 2:19am, there was a report of a small grass fire in the vicinity of Highway 16 behind the Burger King. The fire was reported extinguished at 2:42am.At 5:32am, officers and EMS responded to a one-vehicle accident on the Natchez Trace between... Read More.