House fire in Carthage Tuesday afternoon

The Carthage Fire Department and Leake Correctional Volunteers were dispatched to a home on North St. Matthew Street at 5:38 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2024 for a fire.  The home is situated just a few houses down from First Baptist Church.The blaze is... Read More.

Saturday Fires Include House Fire

CARTHAGE, Miss.--At least two large fires were reported Saturday in Leake County. One was a house fire that started in a garage about 8 p.m.That fire was on Toby Lake Rd., just north of Hwy. 25. According to scanner traffic the fire began in... Read More.

Fire Burns House on Lee Green Rd.

CARTHAGE, Miss.--A fire burned a house Saturday morning on Lee Green Rd., west of Carthage, just south of Hwy. 16, according to scanner traffic.The fire call went out just before 5 a.m. to both Carthage and Ofahoma firefighters. As they were en route to... Read More.

Christmas Open House coming soon in Leake County

Christmas Open House for Leake County will be held on Sunday, November 13 from 1 pm – 7 pm.Each business will be offering special sales and offers for Christmas Open House.“This is a great opportunity to jumpstart holiday shopping while supporting your local community!”... Read More.