The City of Carthage has announced that a burn ban is in effect until further notice within the City limits of Carthage.No burn permits will be issued during this time, and anyone caught burning will receive a $1,000.00 fine.
The Leake Academy Rebels varsity baseball team returned home to Madden today to play game three of a three game series with the Crusaders of Park Place Christian Academy from Pearl. The Rebels lost game one 5-0, won game two in Pearl 15-0, but... Read More.
The Leake Academy Varsity Baseball team played the Park Place Christian Academy Crusaders from Pearl in Madden tonight and dropped the game 5-0 in 7 innings. The Crusaders scored 3 of their 5 runs in the top of the opening inning then added 2... Read More.
The Leake Academy Basketball teams traveled to Pearl tonight to play Park Place Christian Academy and both teams came away with impressive wins. The Lady Rebels won their game by 34 points, 61-27. By halftime the Lady Rebels were enjoying a 32 point lead... Read More.
If you're going to play the lottery, maybe you ought to drive to Hazlehurst to do it. The city of fewer than 3,600 residents seems to be the luckiest place in Mississippi. It's now had two $1 million winners... Read More.
The Leake Academy basketball teams were in action tonight at Joe F. Shepard Gym in Madden hosting Park Place Christian Academy from Pearl. The Lady Rebels were first on the hardwood playing the Lady Crusaders and came away with an impressive 48 point victory,... Read More.
B-MO in the MO'rning - To say Meridian's own Emily White had a hand (or hands in this case) in becoming a part of history would be an understatement. Emily was honored with becoming a member of the Temple Theatre's "Walk of Fame" this... Read More.
Winners of the 2022 Mississippi Association of Broadcasters "Excellence in Broadcasters" awards were announced Saturday.Boswell Media came home with nine first place honors.The awards were held at the Old Capitol Inn in downtown Jackson.For the 2nd year in a row, Breck Riley has won... Read More.
Cities across Mississippi are preparing for the shelter in place order that goes into effect this evening, including Philadelphia.Mayor James Young is encouraging people to remain calm. He says people have been calling his office ever since the governor's order went out, asking questions... Read More.
Governor Tate Reeves Issues Shelter-In-Place Order for Lauderdale CountyJACKSON) — Today, Governor Tate Reeves signed a new executive order establishing a shelter-in-place for Lauderdale County to slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health of all Mississippians.The Mississippi Department of Health identified Lauderdale... Read More.
Carthage - The Mississippi Public Service Commission recently handed down a decision to ban utility disconnections statewide for 60 days. Municipalities are now included as part of the plan due to ongoing coronavirus concerns and potential financial hardships. "Carthage utility customers will not lose... Read More.