Tuesday 1/31/23 12:54 a.m. - Carthage Police were asked to assist a bail bondsman with an apprehension at Westbrook Square Apartments on Hwy 16.6:17 a.m. - Leake Deputies were sent to Roberts Road for a domestic issue with a child.6:38 a.m. - Leake Deputies and... Read More.
Friday, 8/27/2 2:50 a.m. - Neshoba Deputies were called to assist with traffic while wreckers removed a vehicle from the road on Hwy. 15 N.8:39 a.m. - Neshoba Deputies were called about a reckless driver on Hwy. 15 headed to Philadelphia.2:35 p.m. - Philadelphia Police... Read More.
Thursday, 8/25/22 10:29 a.m. - Philadelphia Police were sent to a possible breaking and entering at a home on W Main Street.10:57 a.m. - Philadelphia Police responded to a truck that, while being stopped by another officer, had one of its load of logs hit... Read More.
Thursday, 5/26/224:18 a.m. - Philadelphia Police were called to a domestic animal issue by a resident on Plesant Valley Road involving bulldogs on their property and in their trash.7:06 a.m. - Neshoba Deputies responded to a burglar alarm activation at a residence on Road... Read More.
Dakota Killingsworth, the new Director of the Main Street Chamber of Leake County has issued... Read More.
Governor Tate Reeves Issues Shelter-In-Place Order for Lauderdale CountyJACKSON) — Today, Governor Tate Reeves signed a new executive order establishing a shelter-in-place for Lauderdale County to slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health of all Mississippians.The Mississippi Department of Health identified Lauderdale... Read More.
Carthage - The City of Carthage is prohibiting any gatherings of ten or more people. Mayor Mary Ann Vivians signed a proclamation on Thursday due to increased concern over the spread of Coronavirus. Events and gatherings listed in this order are recreational, social, or... Read More.
As the rain continues to pour, the Pearl River and Little Butcher Creek are causing issues for Leake County. Emergency Management Director Tommy Malone said it is possible residents will have to evacuate if the Pearl River reaches 27... Read More.
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency received damage reports Tuesday from 14 counties impacted by Dec. 16 tornadoes and severe storms.As of Tuesday afternoon, there were reports of 14 tornadoes, but that number will likely change as National Weather Service offices survey the damaged areas.... Read More.
The Newton Police Department has issued a warrant in connection to a Sept. 12 shooting.Santiago Griffin, 19, of Newton is wanted for attempted murder.Police Chief Harvey Curry said around 2:30 a.m. that day officers responded to a shots fired... Read More.
Mississippi Republican gubernatorial nominee Tate Reeves says his goal is to unite his party and "ensure that Mississippi does not elect a liberal Democrat to the office of governor."Reeves is the second-term lieutenant governor. He defeated retired Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Bill Waller, Jr.,... Read More.