Ole Miss student, critically injured in beating in Austin prior to Texas football game, returns home to continue recovery

October 9, 2013 in News, Sports, Top Stories, Uncategorized

The Associated Press
An Ole Miss student, who was critically injured Sept. 14 in a beating while he was in Austin, Texas, for the Rebels football game, has returned home to Bloomington, Ind., to continue his recovery, according to a report in the Austin American-Statesman.

Carson Otter, 21, was placed in a medically-induced coma after the incident and underwent brain surgery…

8 kilograms of heroin seized in I-20 traffic stop among Mississippi’s largest drug busts

September 16, 2013 in News, Police Report, Statewide News, The Buzz, Top Stories

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8 kilograms of heroin seized in I-20 traffic stop among Mississippi’s largest drug busts

PEARL, Mississippi — Rankin County authorities say they made a major heroin bust after a traffic stop on Interstate 20.

WLBT-TV reports that eight kilograms of heroin, worth approximately $1 million, was seized around 7 a.m. Saturday…