Carthage Police were called to Westbrook Square Apartments on Hwy 16 E on Monday, July 17th just after 11 p.m. when a resident reported hearing shots fired.Officers discovered two vehicles with bullet holes at the scene. CPD Investigator, Ray Chamblee tells Kicks96 News that... Read More.
On Tuesday at 9:24 p.m., there was a report of a two-car accident with injuries on Highway 487 east and Gunter Road. One person was transported to Baptist Leake.On Wednesday at 1:43 a.m., there was a report of a wreck with injuries on Highway... Read More.
Thursday, June 16, 20221:54 a.m. – Leake County Deputies responded to complaints of people riding ATVs on private property on Dorsey Road.2:11 a.m. – Carthage Police responded to a call from a resident of East Franklin Street reporting that there was an individual... Read More.
On Sunday, June 12th, 2022 just before midnight, Carthage Fire Department and Barnes Volunteer Fire Department were dispatched to Wilders Lane off Pleasant Grove Road regarding a mobile home fire.Firefighters arrived on scene to a home fully engulfed in flames. A relative of the... Read More.
The Navy will name a ship after the late Republican U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi, who was a Navy veteran.Cochran’s successor, Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, said Wednesday that Navy Secretary Richard V. Spencer has decided that a future Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer will... Read More.
Two people have been arrested following a late night shooting on the square in downtown Kosciusko.Chief of Police Herbert Dew said 25-year-old Davonta Stokes and 25-year-old Tanisha Hannah were arrested and charged with aggravated assault and conspiracy to commit aggravated assault, respectively.Dew said, at... Read More.
This week’s Leake County Libraries Dial-A-Story is, “Late for School” by Stephanie Calmenson with an accelerated reader level of 1.1. Our guest reader is Mrs. Lachell Boyd. Lachell Boyd and her husband Kendrick Boyd are natives of Carthage, MS. Lachell Boyd is a proud... Read More.