Pastor now not required to register as sex offender in Mississippi

April 17, 2015 in News, Religion

(AP) The Rev. Jeffery A. Stallworth will not have to register as a sex offender in Mississippi after his criminal record was expunged in Maryland. The Mississippi Supreme Court on […]

Mississippi woman’s third DUI conviction will serve 4 years in prison

April 17, 2015 in News, The Buzz

(AP) A 48-year-old Diamondhead woman has been sentenced to four years in prison after a third DUI conviction. District Attorney Joel Smith said Heather Lee Bullock was sentenced Monday by Judge […]

Amtrak train hits SUV, kills Mississippi woman after she drives around operating gates

April 16, 2015 in News

(AP) A 57-year-old woman has died after the SUV she was driving was struck by an Amtrak passenger train in Meridian, Mississippi. Lauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler says the incident […]

Breaking News: Judge Stokes released from Houston hospital

April 15, 2015 in News

The Mississippi Link Newswire Judge LaRita Cooper-Stokes has been released from the hospital in Houston, TX and will return to Jackson on tomorrow mid-day. According to Stokes family spokesperson, Alice Tisdale, Judge Stokes will […]

Kenneth Morgan Stancil III, suspect in North Carolina college shooting, found in Daytona Beach, Florida

April 15, 2015 in News, The Buzz

(AP) A beach patrol officer in Daytona Beach, Florida, did what no law enforcement officer in North Carolina could do. He apprehended a man suspected of a shooting on a college […]

Tuesday update: Judge Stokes given electric shock treatment to her heart

April 14, 2015 in News

The Mississippi Link Newswire Hinds County Judge LaRita Cooper Stokes underwent electrical cardioversion, a brief electric shock given to the heart, on Monday in an effort to reset her heart rhythm back to […]

Oregon woman accused of fracturing skull of online boyfriend, who is from Alabama

April 14, 2015 in News, The Buzz

(AP) A man who traveled across the country to live with a woman he met online was struck in the skull with a baseball bat shortly after he arrived, authorities […]

Husband fatally shoots wife at Alabama doctor’s office after she ran in and begged for help

April 14, 2015 in News, The Buzz

(AP) A woman in Jemison, Alabama, fighting with her husband ran into a doctor’s office and begged the staff to call the police before the man shot her dead, ran […]