Four Arrested in Carthage Drug Bust

Four people were arrested and charged Tuesday, November 28, 2023, in Carthage.The Carthage Police Department along with Leake County Sheriff’s Office, Attala County Sheriff’s Office, MS Bureau of Investigation, and officials from the Attorney General’s Office served a search warrant at a home on... Read More.


Missing Carthage Woman Found Safe

The Leake County Sheriff's Department says a missing Carthage woman, Tori Chipley, has been found safe.PREVIOUS STORY BELOW:The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued a Silver Alert for 23-year-old Tori Chipley of Carthage, Leake County, MS.She is described as a white female, five feet... Read More.


Carthage Police Department Searching for Burglar

Oishi Japanese Express located on Hwy 16 West in Carthage was broken into just before 1 am on Thursday, December 15th.Carthage Police Department tells Kicks96 News that it appears the burglar (pictured) threw a rock at the glass door, causing it to shatter.  The... Read More.

One Dead, Two Wounded in Carthage Shootings

One man is dead and two other people are hospitalized after Thursday night shootings in Carthage which may have stemmed from a domestic dispute.   It happened just as the city's Christmas parade was getting underway nearby.  Leake County Sheriff Randy Atkinson says a man... Read More.


Coffee with a Cop Tomorrow in Carthage

"We are all looking forward to it and are excited to get more acquainted with the community we serve" says Carthage Chief of Police, Billy McMillan about the upcoming Coffee with a Cop event.CPD Officers will be at McDonalds on Wednesday, October 5th from... Read More.