Wildfire Danger Extends Through Friday

With no rain forecast, the threat of wildfires will continue across Mississippi through Friday.  The National Weather Service has expanded its Level-1 "limited" threat to cover the entire local area.   Low humidity and gusty winds will combine with the continued drought to create favorable... Read More.

Tuesday Evening Disturbances in Leake

On Tuesday at 7:38 p.m., there was a report of a disturbance at a residence on Live Oak Road where the caller said they had persons that refused to leave the property.At 8:14 p.m., there was a report of a vehicle on fire on... 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.

Tobacco Store Robbed Tuesday Night in Carthage

At approximately 10:30 pm on Tuesday, December 28th Carthage Police responded to a burglar alarm at Smokes Vape & Tobacco Warehouse on Hwy 16 West.  When officers arrived, they discovered that a window in the door was broken.  The robber(s) most likely used a... Read More.

Tuesday Disturbances in Leake

On Tuesday at 5:32 p.m., officers were requested to a residence on Mallett Road where the caller said that someone had shot her grandbaby's horse in the eye.At 5:56 p.m., a caller at Leake Elementary School requested officers to check out someone loitering at... Read More.

NWS: A Close Call for Kosciusko Tuesday Night

A week after Thanksgiving, Kosciusko should still be counting its blessings.   The National Weather Service says a thunderstorm supercell which moved across the city Tuesday night had the potential to produce a strong tornado—in the EF-2 to EF-3 range—had it touched down.“That storm as... Read More.