Man found dead in Mississippi casino fountain

May 3, 2016 in News

ROBINSONVILLE, Miss. (AP) – A man has died at a casino in Robinsonville, Mississippi, after falling in a fountain. News outlets report that 48-year-old Bob Jerome Murray of Birmingham, Alabama, […]

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May 3, 2016 in News

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The state Department of Education and Mississippi State University are working together to add computer science education to elementary and high school across the […]

Coast councilwoman’s skull fractured after she is hit by car

May 3, 2016 in News

BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. (AP) – A Bay St. Louis city council member has undergone surgery to alleviate bleeding in her head after witnesses say she was struck by a […]

White House correspondents’ dinner 2016: Obama’s best jokes, jabs and one-liners

May 2, 2016 in News

(AP) President Barack Obama on Saturday evening had plenty to say — and joke about — as he attended the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner at the Washington Hilton in Washington, D.C. On […]

LGBT rights protesters vow to keep fighting Mississippi law

May 2, 2016 in News

By JEFF AMY Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Hundreds of supporters of lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender rights protested Sunday against a new Mississippi law they call discriminatory, saying […]

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May 2, 2016 in News

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – A standing-room-only crowd filled the Blues Tent when Arlo Guthrie began playing “Alice’s Restaurant” as the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival wound up its seven-day […]

Prisoner death at Parchman being investigated

May 2, 2016 in News, The Buzz

PARCHMAN, Miss. (AP) – Officials continue to investigate the death of an inmate at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman. The Mississippi Department of Corrections says in a news release […]

BCBS, Habitat for Humanity partner to build third home

April 28, 2016 in Statewide News

Mississippi Link Newswire Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi is building its third Habitat home in as many years as part of a Covenant Build project with Habitat for […]