Weapon Wielding Intruder in Leake News

Tuesday, December 20, 20224:49 a.m. – Leake County Deputies responded to a call from a residence on Old Walnut Grove Rd reporting that someone broke into the home wielding a gun.  The intruder, who reportedly hit the caller as well as drew a... Read More.

Rollover Accident in Thursday Morning News

On Thursday at 6:19am, officers were requested to a two-vehicle accident blocking the road on Hwy 429 near Harkins Road.  There were no injuries reported but one vehicle was upside down.  Thomastown Fire Department was dispatched to assist.  After officers arrived on scene, EMS... Read More.

Light Pole Causes Grass Fire in Madden

On Wednesday at 411pm, Madden Fire Department was called out to the intersection of Hwy 488 and Laurel Hill Rd, at the cemetery, for a light pole on fire.  A later report said that it had caught the grass on fire.  The fire turned... Read More.

Stolen Property Reports in Leake News

At 4:45pm, officer assistance was requested to the parking lot of Walmart - Carthage for a reckless driver.At 5:22pm, an officer responded to a call from East Franklin Street about stolen property.At 5:31pm, a BOLO was issued for a missing Hispanic female, 17 years... Read More.

BOLO for a Stolen Motorcycle Monday Evening

On Monday at 4:18pm, a BOLO was issued for a stolen red Triumph Speed Cruiser motorcycle, tag MCK 7493.  This motorcycle was stolen from Roosevelt State Park in Morton.  If seen, please notify Scott County.At 8:49pm, a caller at a residence on Hwy 35... Read More.

A Large Cow and a Hit and Run in Leake News

On Wednesday at 5:27pm, authorities responded to a call about a hit-and-run accident at The Health Club in Carthage.  A subject was subsequently located and detained.At 6:19pm, officers were called out to Hopoca Road near Hawthorne Drive to deal with a large cow in... Read More.

Veteran journalist joins Boswell Media news department

A 45-year veteran of radio journalism is joining the Boswell Media news department.Randy Bell will begin anchoring the MaxxSouth Broadband News and Weather Update on Breezy 101, Kicks 96.7, and Cruisin 98.3 beginning Wednesday, Dec. 1.Bell is perhaps the best known and most highly... Read More.