Free Covid testing will be available tomorrow and Wednesday at the Leake County Health Department. Due to high demand for testing the MSDH recommends that you call in advance for an appointment by calling 601-496-7200 from (8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday – Saturday) or... Read More.
The Jackson Police Department released the following statement via twitter - "Suspect, Jimel Smith-21, is charged with murder related to the death of victim, Priddy Jackson-19. Jackson is believed to have been fatally wounded some time prior to her... Read More.
Members of the armed forces, pastors, leaders and citizens from all walks of life gathered together yesterday at the Leake County Courthouse to show honor, respect and give reverence on Memorial Day. Alderwoman Laurie Henderson reminded us that it all started as Decoration Day... Read More.
Yesterday's morning shed fire leaves one dead. Leake County Sheriff Randy Atkinson confirmed that Michael Kevin Gomillion died as a result of the shed fire on Risher road in Leake County. Sheriff Atkinson went on to say that the case is still under investigation.Our... Read More.
Chavez Glenn is missing. He is a 19 year old black male with brown hair and brown eyes. Approximately 5'6" tall and weighing about 165lbs, identifying markers for him are honey brown eye contacts as well as a heaven's gate and dove tattoo on... Read More.
There is a new scam and this time it is in Leake County. We spoke with Leake County Sheriff Atkinson who said that recently there had been a scam directly targeted at 267 exchange landlines in Leake. Scammers have been calling these numbers promising... Read More.
A murder investigation is underway in Leake County. We spoke with Leake County Sheriff Randy Atkinson who confirmed "one man was shot dead yesterday morning just outside of Walnut Grove. The investigation is in the early stages. However, we can confirm that upon autopsy... Read More.