On Wednesday, August 23 at 5:31 a.m., Leake County Deputies and Edinburg Volunteer Fire Department were alerted to a tree in the roadway on Pearl Hill Rd. near Lighthouse Baptist Church.Leake Deputies responded to a call reporting a reckless driver who sped past a... Read More.
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.
Weather conditions which are being called "unprecedented" for this time of year resulted in widespread tree damage across central Mississippi on Wednesday. The National Weather Service had reports of 80 mile an hour winds in some of the strongest storms and warned of the... Read More.
A fast-moving storm system produced wind damage, hail and at least one tornado across Mississippi Thursday. In Leake County, trees were blown down on Robinson Road near Ofahoma and along Highway 488 near Standing Pine. There were numerous hail reports across Neshoba County. A... Read More.
Friday, January 6, 20223:09 p.m. – Leake County Deputies and MS Hwy Patrol were called to the scene of an accident where a vehicle struck a deer on Hwy 25 S near Utah Rd in the Lena area. A child became locked in... Read More.
FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON: ...HARD FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT THURSDAY NIGHT TO 6 AM CST SUNDAY...* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as 7 degrees fahrenheit in the north to as low as 13 degrees fahrenheit in the south are possible.*... Read More.
Friday, November 25, 20227:44 a.m. – Leake Deputies and EMS responded to a one-vehicle accident on Waggoner Rd near the intersection of Stevens Rd. The accident occurred when some deer ran out in front of the vehicle. No injuries were reported.7:47 a.m. –... Read More.
Tuesday, 8/17/22 1:01 a.m. - Philadelphia Police responded to a report of a storage building motion alarm at Philadelphia Gun & Pawn on Posey Avenue.9:21 a.m. - Neshoba Law Enforcement was issued a BOLO for a Kia Rio stolen out of Carthage at approximately 5:47... Read More.
If you’re traveling a major highway in Mississippi over the next few weeks, don’t be surprised if you encounter a military convoy. Troops will be headed to Camp Shelby and Camp McCain for summer training. Camp Shelby near Hattiesburg is the largest state-owned military... Read More.
A line of severe storms pushed across Mississippi Thursday, producing several tornado warnings but little damage. Some trees were blown down in the Kosciusko, Canton, Camden and Lexington areas, power line damage was reported in several locations and a home and barn in Flora... Read More.
The Scam Alert is on high again and this time it's the concerning Covid-19. The Mississippi Insurance Department is warning you to watch out for vaccination fraud. Signs for potentially dangerous scams include the following -1. You are asked to pay out of pocket... Read More.
The National Weather Service (NWS) in Jackson has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Neshoba and other counties in the Kicks96 News coverage area.Other counties covered in the watch include Attala, Carroll, Choctaw, Montgomery, and Winston.The watch is in effect until 7:00 pm tonight.A... Read More.