Trooper Recovering, Suspect CAPTURED!

The state trooper who was shot in the arm during a traffic stop in Mound Bayou Tuesday morning continues to recover with the man accused of shooting him now in custody.   Trooper Ryan Watson underwent surgery for his injuries.   Federal marshals arrested Stanley Self... Read More.

Disturbances, Alarms, and a Hit and run Accident in Leake

Thursday 3/2/23 12:33 a.m. - Leake Deputies checked the report of a domestic disturbance in Bennett Smith Road.3:35 a.m. - Leake Deputies responded to a residence on Old Hwy 43 for an unknown disturbance.7:17 a.m. - Leake Deputies were dispatched to a reported hit-and-run accident... Read More.

Neshoba County native announces run for secretary of state

Neshoba County native Shuwaski Young has announced that he will seek the Democratic Party's nomination for Mississippi secretary of state.Young, who previously worked in the Department of Homeland Security during Barack Obama’s presidency, says if he's nominated, he will run a campaign against Republican... Read More.

Grass Fire on Hwy 25 and a Hit and Run

On Tuesday at 8:09am, Carthage Fire Department was called out for a grass fire on Highway 25 near Pollard Road.  It was quickly reported that the fire had been caused by a car driving in the median and that the fire had been put... 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.

A Runaway, Drugs and a Prowler in Neshoba

 Wednesday, 6/29/22 2:22 a.m. - Neshoba Deputies were called to a residence on Road 1357 for a report of a runaway 14-year-old female. A BOLO was issued for the child, but she returned on her own around 7:23 a.m.7:54 a.m. - Choctaw Police requested Neshoba... Read More.

Hit & Run Turns into an Arrest in Carthage

12:10 a.m. – Leake County Deputies and Carthage Police were alerted to a reckless driver traveling HWY 16 East from Madison county toward Leake county.7:47 a.m. – Leake County Deputies and MS HWY Patrol were notified of a log truck that was disabled on... Read More.

Haunted Hollow Trail Run Scheduled

The Main Street Chamber of Leake County has announced a Haunted Hollow Trail Run has been scheduled for 8 a.m. on October 30th. Registration for the event will be at 7 a.m. that day.This will be the first ever 5K held on the Tyson... Read More.