A juvenile was taken to a behavioral health center after stealing a vehicle from his mother in Carthage on Sunday, November 26, 2023.Carthage Police Department (CPD) responded to a call from a female stating that her son took her vehicle from Huddle House while... Read More.
Leake County first responders answered calls for a woods fire, multiple disturbances, and vehicle vandalism on Sunday, October 29th.Carthage Fire Department and Carthage Volunteers were dispatched to a woods fire on Robinson Rd. West near Pickens Circle at approximately 1:52 p.m.Deputies were called to... Read More.
Church at the Arc's Praise & Worship team will lead a worship service at the Old Elementary School Auditorium in Carthage located at 500 N. Van Buren St.The service is Sunday, August 20th at 6:30 p.m.
Firefighting is a hot job even on a cold day. But imagine battling a roaring inferno when the outside temperature is in the triple digits. That’s what Kosciusko firefighters faced Sunday after a store selling Christian... Read More.
At least two people robbed Family Dollar/Dollar Tree in the Edinburg community on the evening of Sunday, July 30, 2023.The Leake County Sheriff's Office announced in a Facebook post that it appears that there were three suspects involved; and one of them, Shamarrius Triplett,... Read More.
One man is in the hospital and one is behind bars after a shooting in Carthage Sunday afternoon.Carthage Police were called to the Canton Road Manor apartments on Red Dog Rd. at approximately 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 30, 2023 for reports of shots... 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.
Damage in Louin from Sunday night tornado Most of the storms Mississippi has been dealing with since last week have been packing straight-line winds. But last night, the weather system that’s been locked into the state produced an outbreak of tornadoes. And it looks like... Read More.
Date: June 18, 2023 Time: 4:00 p.m. Central Electric Continues Restoration Efforts Central Electric personnel and additional linemen from three electric cooperatives in Mississippi continue to work today to restore power. As of 4:00 p.m., Central Electric Power Association has 326 members without electric service. Another round of severe... Read More.
On Sunday, May 7th at approximately 11:02 a.m., Madden Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to Laurel Hill Road near Withers Road where a track hoe was reported to be in flames. No one was reported to be injured and the track hoe was a... Read More.
Investigators in Attala County say food left on a stove apparently touched off an Easter Sunday fire which destroyed a house and sent two people to the hospital. Fire Coordinator Danny Townsend says both residents were asleep when the fire broke out in... Read More.
Carthage Fire Department and Leake County Deputies responded to a structure fire on Spinout Rd. on Sunday, April 9, 2023, at approximately 7:27 p.m. Barnes, Marydell, and Edinburg Volunteer Fire Departments were also dispatched.When firefighters arrived, the home was completely engulfed in flames. The... Read More.