Boswell Media brings home 10 first place MAB awards

Winners of the 2024 Mississippi Association of Broadcasters "Excellence in Broadcasters" awards were announced Saturday night Old Capitol Inn in downtown Jackson. Boswell Media brought home awards in the radio, news, sports, and online categories. Awards for the night include... Read More.

Mobile Home Fire on Galilee Rd., in Leake County

CARTHAGE, Miss.--A mobile home fire was reported to 911 dispatchers Saturday morning just after 5:30. The fire was on Galilee Rd., which is southeast of Carthage, near Madden.Madden volunteers and Carthage were dispatched.The outcome of the fire was unclear from radio traffic.

Home lost to fire caused by electric heater

Another Leake County home was claimed in a fire believed to have been caused by an electric heater.Carthage Fire Department, Leake Correctional Volunteers, and Reformation Volunteers were called to a home on Dead End Rd. off of Goshen Rd. near Reformation Rd. at 10:14... Read More.

Fleeing Driver Crashes into Home in Leake

On the evening of Wednesday, June 7, 2023, a Carthage Police Officer attempted to make a traffic stop on Hwy 35 South near the city limits.The vehicle fled, so the officer pursued it.  The driver of the vehicle running from law enforcement crashed into... Read More.

Leake County Home Claimed by Easter Sunday Blaze

Carthage Fire Department and Leake County Deputies responded to a structure fire on Spinout Rd. on Sunday, April 9, 2023, at approximately 7:27 p.m.  Barnes, Marydell, and Edinburg Volunteer Fire Departments were also dispatched.When firefighters arrived, the home was completely engulfed in flames.  The... Read More.

Rebels Defeat East Rankin Patriots at Home

The Leake Academy Rebels travelled to Pelahatchie to play the East Rankin Academy Patriots.In the girls' game, the game was played pretty evenly early on, with the Patriots pulling ahead by two at the buzzer, halftime 21-19.  After three, it was still a two-point... Read More.

Leake Academy Teams Win Double Header Home Games

The Leake Academy Basketball teams were in action tonight in Madden playing Winston Academy from Louisville. Both teams were expected to dominate their respective games and neither team disappointed the home crowd tonight. The Lady Rebels jumped out to a 20 point lead by... Read More.

MHP gearing up for “Home For The Holidays” Campaign

The Mississippi Higway Patrol is getting ready to launch its "Home for The Holidays" enforcement campaign.The MHP safety awareness initiative kicks off the holiday travel period Friday, Dec. 23 at 6:00 am and runs through Monday, Dec. 26 at midnight.“The holiday season is a... Read More.