A former Leake Academy softball player has received honors from the Mississippi Association of Community Colleges Conference. Emmi Harkins, catcher for the East Central CC Lady Warriors, was named to the All-MACCC 1st Team. In 52 games played this season,... Read More.
The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians has received an $8.43 million Tribal Broadband Connectivity Program (TBCP) grant award from the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) to fund the Tribe’s broadband program that will provide internet access across Choctaw Tribal lands. An official announcement... Read More.
Through funding from the Great American Outdoors Act’s (GAOA) Legacy Restoration Fund and Federal Highway Administration’s National Significant Federal Lands and Tribal Projects (NSFLTP) Program, the National Park Service (NPS) will receive approximately $130.6 million to rehabilitate 83 miles... Read More.
From the Mississippi Army National Guard: STUTTGART, Germany – In a rare public recognition of U.S. special operations forces in Africa, Master Sgt. Steven Corley of Brandon, an intelligence noncommissioned officer with 2nd Battalion, 20th Special Forces Group (Airborne) headquartered in Jackson, was awarded the Purple Heart... Read More.
The Town of Walnut Grove Water System has received a perfect 5.0 rating for the 10th straight year by the Mississippi Department of Health on this year's capacity assessment. The over 1,400 water systems across the state... Read More.
The Citizens Bank Carthage Branch presented Sandra Dewberry of Leake County School district with Leake Central and Leake County Schools School Stash Debit Card Rewards Program Checks. Billy Cook made the presentation. The program provides cash... Read More.