Waveland court clerk accused of DUI

September 30, 2015 in News

BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. (AP) — The Waveland Municipal Court clerk has been arrested on charges of DUI, leaving the scene of an accident and running a stop sign. Sheriff […]

Bond set at $3 million for Mississippi man charged with DUI in death of two teens

June 3, 2015 in News, The Buzz

HOLLY SPRINGS, Mississippi (AP) — Bond has been set at $3 million for a Mississippi man charged with two counts of DUI death in a fatal accident that left two […]

Former 3 Doors Down bassist, Todd Farrell, pleads no contest to second DUI

March 18, 2015 in Entertainment, The Buzz

D’IBERVILLE, Miss. (AP) — The former bassist for 3 Doors Down pleaded no contest on Monday to a second-offense drug-related charge of driving while impaired. Todd Harrell did not appear […]

McHenry man sentenced for DUI deaths in Harrison County

June 6, 2014 in News, The Buzz

BILOX, Mississippi (AP) — A 27-year-old McHenry man will spend 28 years in prison for drinking, driving, and killing a man and his daughter. Andrew James Good pleaded guilty Tuesday […]

William Carey student killed in head-on collision in Hattiesburg, man charged with DUI causing death

March 3, 2014 in News, The Buzz

HATTIESBURG, Mississippi (AP) — A head-on collision in Hattiesburg has taken the life of a William Carey University student. Hattiesburg Lt. Jon Traxler says at about 2:25 a.m. Sunday, police […]

Bassist Todd Harrell suspended indefinitely by 3 Doors Down after latest DUI arrest in D’Iberville

February 21, 2014 in News, The Buzz

NEW YORK (AP) — The bassist for 3 Doors Down has been suspended indefinitely by the band following his DUI arrest. Todd Harrell was charged Tuesday in D;Ibeville, Miss., with […]

Philadelphia man convicted in DUI deaths of 6, including five children

September 26, 2013 in News, Top Stories

OXFORD, Mississippi (AP) — A Philadelphia man will serve 75 years in prison after being convicted of six counts of DUI/manslaughter in the deaths of his five children and an adult family friend last year.

Prosecutors said Duane John Sr., 34, was sentenced Wednesday by Circuit Judge Marcus Gordon to 15 years on each count to run consecutively for a total 90 years. Fifteen years were suspended leaving 75 to serve…

Waveland settles 2 stun gun suits

November 15, 2012 in News, Statewide News

City officials in Waveland have settled two federal lawsuits over the use of stun guns by police officers.

The Sea Coast Echo reports that court records show plaintiffs Calvin “C.W.” Parker and Evan Coote each reached out-of-court settlements this past week in separate cases.