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.
Pearl Hill Baptist Church invites the public to hear testimonials this Sunday, July 16, 2023 at 5 p.m. Guest speakers include Amy Brown and The Leake County Jail Ministry.
At approximately 10:30 pm on Tuesday, December 28th Carthage Police responded to a burglar alarm at Smokes Vape & Tobacco Warehouse on Hwy 16 West. When officers arrived, they discovered that a window in the door was broken. The robber(s) most likely used a... 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.
A week after Thanksgiving, Kosciusko should still be counting its blessings. The National Weather Service says a thunderstorm supercell which moved across the city Tuesday night had the potential to produce a strong tornado—in the EF-2 to EF-3 range—had it touched down.“That storm as... Read More.
Philadelphia Police officers responded to Hwy 16 W near tractor supply at approximately 3 pm on Monday, October 31, for an accident with reported injuries. One vehicle was on its side with the driver, later identified as Deborah Dennis of 63 of Union, inside... Read More.
Traditionally, the State Fair in Jackson has opened on a Wednesday night. But not this year. They’ve decided that a Thursday morning opening is a better idea. Fair Commission Director Michael Lasseter says they never got any big crowds on Wednesday night. And he... Read More.
On Monday at 9:31pm, officers were called to Red Dog Road for a report of shots being heard. Persons in the vehicle were later reported to have been shooting at a residence. Officers pursued a maroon Dodge Charger onto Hwy 35.At 9:34pm, a caller... Read More.
The Main Street Chamber of Leake County is hosting a Movie Night on Saturday, July 9th at 6 pm. Movie Night will be in the auditorium of the Old Elementary School in Carthage and will feature a family-friendly movie. The public is invited... 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 Guitar Academy will host Guitar Night THIS Friday April 22nd at 7pm. Several students from The Guitar Academy, as well as their teacher, will be performing songs they’ve learned. These students have all worked diligently to learn these songs and their teacher, Drew... Read More.