Faith, organ donation go hand in hand

November 17, 2016 in Statewide News

Pastor, church member reflect on faith, their donation connection   Mississippi Link Newswire National Donor Sabbath is a time for faith leaders from many religions, donor families, transplant recipients and donation […]

‘Mississippi Burning’ case is closed 52 years later, Hood announces

June 20, 2016 in News, Statewide News, Uncategorized

  Mississippi Link Newswire James Earl Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Schwerner disappeared the night of June 21, 1964. Their bodies were discovered 44 days later. Today, Mississippi Attorney General […]

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 […]

Local chapters of Alpha Kappa Alpha feed hearts in Smith Park

April 28, 2016 in Statewide News, Uncategorized

Mississippi Link Newswire The Family Strengthening Committee with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Rho Lambda Omega Chapter collaborated with Sister2Sister Ministry of Canton and undergraduate of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, […]

35 Mississippi airports split $10M in federal grants

June 9, 2015 in News, Statewide News

(AP)  The U.S. Department of Transportation is awarding more than $10 million in grants that will be divided among 35 Mississippi airports. Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Thad Cochran, R-Miss., said […]

Man arrested after kidnapping two boys, slashing throat of one, in Hancock County

December 19, 2013 in News, Statewide News, The Buzz

By Gareth Clary | Mississippi Press HANCOCK COUNTY, Mississippi — James Smith, 41, of the Leetown community, has been arrested after a more than  2-hour pursuit after he kidnapped and […]

Around Mississippi: Hattiesburg gas card fraud; Natchez crosses; vicious dog ordinance

December 19, 2013 in News, Statewide News

The Associated Press Here are some news and notes — and an interesting photograph — from around Mississippi this morning: Council upset over possible fraud in gas card use In […]

Louisiana police say Mississippi man was under the influence in fatal accident

December 9, 2013 in News, Statewide News

FRANKLINTON, Louisiana (AP) — A Mississippi man is facing drunken driving and vehicular homicide charges after a fatal head-on collision in Louisiana’s Washington Parish on Sunday. Louisiana State Police say […]