The Latest: Ex-prison chief says taking items was a mistake

November 4, 2016 in News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The Latest on a bond revocation hearing for a former Mississippi corrections commissioner (all times local): 4:08 p.m. A former head of Mississippi’s prison system says […]

Former Mississippi corrections chief Christopher Epps pleads guilty to corruption charges

February 26, 2015 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Former Mississippi Corrections Commissioner Christopher Epps and businessman Cecil McCrory are pleading guilty on federal corruption charges. Epps pleaded guilty to a count of money laundering […]

Alcorn County supervisor, 4 others charged in embezzlement of public money

January 8, 2015 in News, The Buzz

CORINTH, Mississippi (AP) — A county purchasing clerk and three vendors in northeast Mississippi’s Alcorn County have pleaded not guilty to corruption charges tied to alleged embezzlement of public money. […]