Lady Whippet standout Anna Grace Whitehead signed on the dotted line yesterday, as she'll be continuing her education and her softball career at Jones Junior College in Ellisville. Surrounded by her family, teammates and Coach Moore, she... Read More.
Leake County Sheriff's Office Investigator, Jerry Horn was honored today, October 27, 2023 with a purple heart presented by Governor Tate Reeves. Investigator Horn was injured in the line of duty on April 26, 2023 during an incident in which an escaped inmate... Read More.
East Central Community College has announced members of the 2023 Homecoming Court who were selected during elections held recently on the Decatur campus.Court members include (from left) freshman maids Madelynn Cook of Little Rock and Union High School, Miriam Prince of Philadelphia and Leake... Read More.
Leake Academy has revealed its 2023 Homecoming Court.Front row: Senior maids and candidates for queen: Meah Pinter, Kayte Jones, and Katlyn Goodin.Back row: Sophomore maid Annie Kate White, Junior maids Harlie Roach and Shelby Rudolph, Freshman maid Aubrey Rudolph, Sophomore maid Hadley Barnes, and... Read More.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services awarded Baptist Memorial Hospital-Leake five stars for quality, the agency’s highest distinction.“Providing quality care to our patients is of utmost importance to our physicians and health care professionals,” said Daryl Weaver, administrator and chief executive officer of... Read More.
The Leake County Board of Supervisors held a fire truck dedication ceremony at the Carthage Coliseum on Monday, July 31, 2023.The event will commemorated the arrival of seven new state-of-the-art fire trucks.
Leake County Sheriff, Randy W. Atkinson was presented the "Top Cop" award by Central MS Crime Stoppers on Monday, July 31, 2023.
Neshoba Central High School recently held a ribbon cutting for its new baseball and softball field house. The 6,200 square foot facility houses locker rooms for both teams, a weight room, laundry facility, and offices for coaches. The new building... Read More.
Two members of the Leake County Fire Fighters Association recently participated in “Firefighter Field Day” at the Mississippi State Fire Academy.Jacob Sims of Carthage Volunteer Fire Department as well as a member of the Leake County Correctional Fire Department attended and participated in training... Read More.
https://youtu.be/CZHuGX8BvXIChoctaw Resort Development Enterprise (CRDE) held a groundbreaking ceremony today on a new travel plaza to be located on South Church Street in Louisville, MS. The 18,000-square-foot facility will have 150 slot machines, a Sportsbook lounge, 3,000 square feet of retail space, a... Read More.
Boys & Girls Clubs of East Mississippi held a grand opening event for their new Neshoba location on Thursday, April 6, 2023. The new location is at West Side Community Center on Carver Ave. in Philadelphia.