Hinds County Sheriff’s Office will present its first Trunk or Treat event at the Metrocenter Mall

October 24, 2014 in Entertainment, News

Trunks will pop open on Halloween… The Hinds County Sheriff’s Office will present its first Trunk or Treat event at the Metrocenter Mall. This free –family friendly–event will take place Friday, […]

Thad Cochran stumps for support from black voters in U.S. Senate race

October 24, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Republican Sen. Thad Cochran told black voters Thursday that when he first ran for Congress in 1972, Mississippi was in a period of fear and uncertainty […]

Missouri police preparing for grand jury decision

October 24, 2014 in News, The Buzz, Uncategorized

By DAVID A. LIEB and JIM SALTER FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Missouri police have been brushing up on constitutional rights and stocking up on riot gear to prepare for a grand jury’s decision […]

After 1st Ebola case in NYC, 3 others quarantined

October 24, 2014 in Health, News

By JONATHAN LEMIRE and COLLEEN LONG NEW YORK (AP) — A doctor who became New York City’s first Ebola patient was praised for getting treatment immediately upon showing symptoms, and health officials stressed […]

Mississippi Department of Transportation eliminating 44 jobs

October 23, 2014 in Business, News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — The Mississippi Department of Transportation is eliminating 44 jobs in its Right-of-Way Division. Jason Scott, spokesman for MDOT, says the workers in the Appraisals and Titles […]

Mississippi among states affected by U.S. government’s raised air bag warning on 7.8M vehicles

October 23, 2014 in Business, News

DETROIT -(AP) – The U.S. government is telling 3 million more car owners to get their air bags repaired immediately, but its message has generated some confusion about which cars […]

Indiana serial killing suspect refuses to answer judge at hearing

October 23, 2014 in News, The Buzz

CROWN POINT, Indiana (AP) — A man who allegedly confessed to killing seven women in Indiana refused to even acknowledge his name to a judge Wednesday, and a sheriff explained […]

Public Service Commission won’t rehear domestic violence deposit waiver

October 22, 2014 in Business, News, Uncategorized

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — The Mississippi Public Service Commission won’t reconsider its order to let victims of domestic violence delay paying utility deposits for 60 days, setting up a possible […]