Wounded Soldier from Durant Gets New Truck

As we approach Veteran's Day this weekend, a retired Army sergeant from Durant who was wounded in combat in Afghanistan is now driving a new truck-- a gift from the Wounded Warriors Family Support group and the business services company Assurant.   Kevin Gatson was... Read More.

Photo Gallery: Fire Truck Dedication Ceremony

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 Fire Truck Dedication on Monday

The Leake County Board of Supervisors will host a fire truck dedication ceremony at the Carthage Coliseum on Monday, July 31 at 10 a.m.The event will commemorate the arrival of seven new state-of-the-art fire trucks.The public is invited to attend the ceremony and meet... Read More.

Log Truck Roll-Over Wreck in Leake

Edinburg Volunteer Fire Department, EMS, Leake County Deputies, and MS Hwy Patrol were dispatched to a two-vehicle crash on Hwy 16 East near the Sunrise community on Friday, April 21 at approximately 11:10 a.m.The crash involved a pickup truck and a loaded log truck. ... Read More.

Tuesday Truck Wreck on 25 & Red Dog

On Tuesday at 5:52 p.m., there was a report of a accident with unknown injuries between an eighteen wheeler and a pickup truck at the intersection of Highway 25 and Red Dog Road.  The road was reported blocked, and EMS was notified.  Arriving on... Read More.

Early Morning Truck Trailer Fire in Lena Area

An 18wheeler fire was reported early this morning in the Lena area.Carthage Fire Department and Volunteers were dispatched to Hwy 25 near Drysdale Rd just after 3 am Friday.A representative of Carthage Fire Department told Kicks96 News that it was a FedEx truck with... Read More.

Big Truck on Fire on 35 Friday Morning

On Friday at 7:02am, there was a report of an eighteen wheeler on fire on Hwy 35 just north of Hwy 25.  EMS and Fire responded.  One person was transported to Baptist Leake. 

Multiple Crashes and Theft in Leake County

6:52 a.m. – Leake Deputies and Barnes Volunteer Fire Department were called to a one-vehicle crash near the intersection of County Line Rd. and Coon Creek Rd. The vehicle had to be towed from the scene. No one was injured in the accident.12:49 p.m.... Read More.

Truck Rolls Over in Ditch

On Thursday at 7:55pm, officers and EMS responded to an accident on Hwy 488 where a truck had rolled over in a ditch, with possible entrapment.  Arriving on the scene, the officer reported that there was no entrapment.  Fire rescue was cancelled and EMS... Read More.

A Broken Truck and a One-Vehicle accident on Neshoba

Thursday, 9/1/22 12:07 p.m. - Philadelphia Police were sent to help with an 18-wheeler that had broken down at the intersection of Frog Level Road and Central Drive.8:46 p.m. - Philadelphia Police responded to a one-vehicle accident with no injuries at Woodland Hills Drive and... Read More.