April the deadliest month of 2018 in Mississippi capital

May 3, 2018 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Police say they are unsure why Mississippi’s capital city has seen a recent spike in violent crime. Following four homicides last weekend, Jackson Police Chief Anthony […]

Veteran, Small Business Owner Launches Lt. Governor Campaign: “Imagine a better Mississippi” 

May 3, 2018 in News, The Buzz

Rep. Jay Hughes Kicks Off Statewide Campaign Tour of 82 Counties, 362 Communities The Mississippi Link Newswire Jackson, MS – – – Today Jay Hughes officially announced his candidacy for […]

Police: Chase ends in crash through Mississippi law office

May 2, 2018 in The Buzz

MCCOMB, Miss. (AP) – Police say a driver had fled from officers and crashed into a law office in Mississippi. McComb police Capt. Steve Powell tells The Enterprise-Journal of McComb […]

Brokering heroin from prison adds 8 years to sentence

May 2, 2018 in News, The Buzz

ATLANTA (AP) – Federal prosecutors in Atlanta say an imprisoned drug dealer who brokered more heroin deals from prison, but was discovered, pleaded guilty and got another eight years. U.S. […]

Murder charges: Mississippi Choctaw man beaten, set on fire

April 30, 2018 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Authorities say four Choctaw tribal members beat a fifth Choctaw man to death and burned his body. The information comes from federal murder charges filed against […]

Mother killed, daughter wounded during Jackson home burglary

April 30, 2018 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – A mother was shot to death and her adult daughter was wounded during a burglary of their home in Mississippi. The break-in happened before dawn Monday […]

Rapper Lil Lonnie shot to death in his Mississippi hometown

April 30, 2018 in Entertainment, News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Police in Mississippi’s capital city say a rapper has died after someone shot into the vehicle he was driving and it hit the front of a […]

Man arrested at airport for smuggling knife inside shampoo

April 30, 2018 in News, The Buzz

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) – The latest seizure at a Transportation Security Administration checkpoint may have left officials scratching their heads. The Charlotte Observer reports 72-year-old Gonzalo Gonzalez of Jupiter, Florida, […]