Flooding in Louisville (photo credit: Elanie Porter)VIDEO: The National Weather Service declared a flash flood emergency for Winston County Thursday morning after reports that several roads were flooded or washed out in the Louisville area and that water was entering some structures. Some... Read More.
At approximately 3:19 p.m. on Tuesday, January 24th, Leake County Fire Dept, EMS, Leake Deputies, and MS Hwy Patrol dispatched to a wreck on Hwy 16 W involving 3 vehicles.The crash reportedly happened when one vehicle passed another and caused a head-on collision.Several people... Read More.
Wednesday 1/19/23 4:19 a.m. - Leake Deputies checked a report of a vandalized building on Ivy Circle.5:53 a.m. - Leake Deputies, Carthage Volunteer Fire Department, and Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to the report of a wreck involving two 18-wheelers on Hwy. 25 S near Drysdale... Read More.
This week's heavy rain has triggered river flood warnings across the area but mostly minor flooding is occurring. Tuscolameta Creek near Walnut Grove has crested at a moderate flood stage, about seven and a half feet above flood stage. But the Pearl River at... Read More.
MEMA has announced that the State of Mississippi has requested a Major Disaster Declaration for Public Assistance following the February 11-19, 2021 Winter Storm. During this event, multiple rounds of wintry precipitation impacted that state resulting in... 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.
Defendant, a Fugitive for Over a Decade, Directed and Organized Cocaine Trafficking Operation Spanning Many Years and Multiple StatesDaniel Robert, 43, of Meridian, was found guilty by a federal jury... Read More.