Toyota to spend $170M to expand Mississippi plant, hire 400

April 26, 2018 in Business

By JEFF AMY Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Toyota Motor Corp. is investing $170 million and adding 400 jobs at its Mississippi assembly plant. The company said Thursday it […]

Sheriff: Man found naked in tree says he was looking for dog

February 24, 2017 in News

BLUE SPRINGS, Mississippi (AP) — A Mississippi sheriff says a naked man has been rescued from a tree, where he was hanging head-down. Shawn Treadaway told a deputy Tuesday he’d […]

Mississippi woman arrested for creating fundraising scam tied to burning death of Jessica Chambers

December 19, 2014 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — A north Mississippi resident has been arrested after authorities say she created a fundraising scam tied to the burning death of a 19-year-old woman. Attorney General […]

Blue Springs woman killed in train, car wreck

August 7, 2014 in News

MYRTLE, Mississippi (AP) — A 51-year-old Blue Springs woman has died in a wreck involving a train in Union County. Union County Coroner Pam Bowman says Nina Lyles was pronounced […]