Slain police officers’ mothers did not hear in-court apology

May 8, 2017 in News

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) – The mothers of two slain police officers say they did not hear an in-court apology from a woman convicted for helping the alleged killer of their […]

Change of venue sought on charges related to police killings

January 3, 2017 in News

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) – One of several suspects facing charges in connection with the deaths of two Hattiesburg police officers is asking for a change of venue for her trial, […]

Honoring slain officers

May 12, 2016 in News

Special week pays tribute to Tate, Deen, others By Shanderia K. Posey Editor A year has passed since Hattiesburg police officers Liquori Tate and Benjamin Deen were killed in the […]

Six more indicted in murders of Hattiesburg police officers

January 13, 2016 in News, The Buzz

HATTIESBURG, Mississippi (AP) — Six more suspects have been indicted in the deaths of two Hattiesburg Police officers. Indictments Tuesday were handed up against 26-year-old Curtis Banks, 29-year-old Abram Franklin, […]

Two suspects arraigned in slaying of Hattiesburg Police officers

January 12, 2016 in News, The Buzz

HATTIESBURG, Mississippi (AP) — Two of the nine people accused in the May shooting death of two Hattiesburg Police officers have been arraigned. WDAM-TV reports 22-year-old Joanie Calloway and 25-year-old Broderick […]

Breaking News: Marvin Banks, alleged Hattiesburg police killer found dead in his cell

December 11, 2015 in News

The Mississippi Link Newswire Hattiesburg, MS – Marvin Banks, 29 of Hattiesburg was rushed to Forrest General Hospital around 8 p.m. after he was found unresponsive in his cell at the Forrest […]

9th arrest made in deaths of 2 Mississippi police officers

May 28, 2015 in News, The Buzz

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) – Authorities say a ninth person has been arrested in connection with the shooting deaths of two Mississippi police officers who were killed during a traffic stop. […]

Tribute and Commentary about Hattiesburg Police Officer Liquori Tate from former city councilman

May 13, 2015 in Editorials, Obituaries, Opinion

Ronald Tate (Father of Liquori Tate) shared Liquori Tate’s Facebook post: “Life is too short. So if i DIE today I’m happy how my life turned out. And I’m happy […]