Update:Carthage Chief of Police, Billy McMillan has stated that one person was found dead on scene and one person was transported to Baptist Hospital - Leake and later airlifted to another hospital.The Carthage Police Department is working to identify the shooter(s).Kicks 96 News... Read More.
(Brian Montgomery) Yesterday in a ribbon-cutting ceremony, Mississippi Ag Commissioner Andy Gipson called this venture a "win, win, win," and truer words have never been spoken, as Ag Line opened their new location yesterday with MS Band of Choctaw Indians Chief Cyrus... Read More.
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.
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.
A Be on the Lookout (BOLO) alert has been issued in Attala and Leake Counties for a suspect that got into a high speed pursuit with Carthage police.The suspect was last seen fleeing from Carthage police north on Hwy 35 towards Attala County. Officers... Read More.
Update:The body of a deceased male has been discovered in Town Creek by MS Wildlife Fisheries and Parks. Multiple agencies assisted in recovering the body.Carthage Chief of Police Billy McMillan has identified the body to be... Read More.
The G.A. Carmichael Family Health mobile unit has been serving the citizens of Carthage and Leake County in recent years. Patients now have a brick-and-mortar health center to visit located at 303 W Franklin Street.G.A. Carmichael Family Health Center of Carthage will hold a... Read More.
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 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.
"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.
There’s a job fair happening in Canton Tuesday for the United States Postal Service.The company is hiring for Rural Carrier Associate (RCA) and Assistant Rural Carrier (ARC) positions in Canton, Carthage, Kosciusko, Durant, and Pickens.The Part-time positions pay $19.50 an hour.The job fair will... Read More.
Leake County Sheriff's Office is teaming up with Mississippi Office of Homeland Security to host Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE) class that is open to the public and free to attend.It will be held on Monday, October 10th, 2022 at the Old... Read More.