This week on the Boswell Media Sports Countdown to Kickoff: Veteran broadcaster Melvin Wooten sits down with Leake Academy head football coach Brian Pickens. (more…)
To view mugshots of arrests click here. Audrea K Boone, 47, 156 Appleridge Drive, Brandon, driving under the influence (DUI) 2nd offense, Leake Co. Sheriff’s Dept. Christina Cain-Harmon, 32, 12268 Hwy 14, Sallis, possession of a controlled substance, possession of paraphernalia, no drivers license, Kosciusko PD Elbert T Griffin, 39,... Read More.
To view mugshots of arrests click here. Robert L Amiker, 5735 Conway Road, Carthage, serving time, Leake Co. Sheriff’s Dept. Delanea Anderson, 3585 Hwy 35 N, Carthage, warrants, Carthage PD Julian B Billy, 122 Grant Drive, Philadelphia, driving under the influence (DUI) other substance, no insurance Earl Bloodsaw,... Read More.
The Leake County Sheriff’s Office has charged a teacher aide with sexual battery of a vulnerable person. Leake County Sheriff Greg Waggoner said "approximately two weeks ago Superintendent of Education Billy Mack Wilbanks received a complaint of a teacher aide possibly having an improper relationship with a 16 year old student." An investigation was opened by the Leake County... Read More.
Central Electric would like to thank: Alcorn County EPA, North East EPA, Natchez Trace EPA, Tallahatchie Valley EPA, Coahoma EPA, Tishomingo County EPA, Yazoo Valley EPA, and Northcentral EPA for their assistance in rebuilding our power system. Outages have been reduced to approximately 194 members. The following is a breakdown of the outages by county: *Attala County – 1 *Kemper County... Read More.
Linemen from eight electric cooperatives in Mississippi are working to assist with power restoration to more than 1,500 members. The following is a breakdown of the outages by county: Attala County – 1 Kemper County – 0 Leake County – 309 Neshoba County – 1,162 Newton County – 53 Rankin County – 7 Scott County – 17 To report... Read More.
Due to a severe weather system that came through our listening area on Saturday morning the Kicks 96 tower site experienced severe damage. “I can’t tell you exactly what happened, but we do know we had an event that occurred there on Saturday. It is in sync with a line of thunderstorms that passed through the area,” said... Read More.