Chapel Hart to headline Keath Killebrew Memorial Rodeo

The inaugural Keath Killebrew Memorial Rodeo, presented by the Killebrew Ag Foundation to benefit scholarships for aspiring young farmers, will be held July 28-29 at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson.The Keath Killebrew Memorial Rodeo will feature rodeo favorites like bull riding, bareback bronc, saddle... Read More.

Gilbert Barham Memorial Fishing Rodeo

The MSU Leake County Extension Office will host the Gilbert Barham Memorial Fishing Rodeo on Saturday, May 21st at the McMillan Park Lake in Carthage.The rodeo is free and open to all youths ages 15 and under. Prizes will be given in different age categories.Registration... Read More.

Leake – Memorial Day Service Today

A Memorial Day Service has been confirmed for today in Leake County. The Legions and members of the community have organized the event. The Square in Leake County is the confirmed location. The program will begin at 11:00am. We honor and recognize all those... Read More.

Philadelphia reconstructing damaged veterans memorial

Several areas of Philadelphia were devastated when two tornadoes blew through town five months ago, including the veteran's memorial monument at Dewitt-Deweese Park, outside the Neshoba County-Philadelphia Public Library. After a local veteran brought it to the city's attention, reconstruction plans for the monument... Read More.

Community Meeting – The Fallen Veterans Memorial

A community meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 10 at the Depot in Philadelphia. The meeting will discuss The Fallen Veterans Memorial, located at DeWeese Park, that was destroyed by an EF-1 tornado on April 18, 2019. The community is invited, along with... Read More.