13 busted in Hancock County drug roundup

February 22, 2016 in News

BAY ST. LOUIS, Mississippi (AP) — Authorities in Hancock County say 13 people have been arrested in a weekend roundup of drug suspects. And several others were being sought. Officials […]

Family gathering for child’s birthday turns ugly, fight ends with 1 dead by stabbing

April 14, 2015 in News, The Buzz

(AP) A family gathering to celebrate a child’s birthday turned deadly when a fight between two brothers-in-law led to a fatal stabbing. Hancock County Sheriff’s investigator Glenn Grannan said that at […]

3 Hancock County firefighters charged with arson, including fire chief’s son

January 19, 2015 in News, The Buzz

BAY ST. LOUIS, Mississippi (AP) — Three volunteer firefighters in Hancock County have been arrested on allegations of arson. Hancock County Sheriff’s officials told WLOX TV on Friday that 27-year-old Marie Gill, […]

Two cases of West Nile confirmed in Mississippi

July 13, 2012 in Health, News, Statewide News, Top Stories

From The Hattiesburg American JACKSON – State and local health officials are warning Pine Belt residents to protect themselves against mosquitoes, after two confirmed human cases of West Nile virus […]

Suspect in murder of dismembered woman has criminal history

June 19, 2012 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

From Media Reports KILN – Terry Speaks, a suspect in the recent murder and dismemberment of 22-year-old exotic dancer Jaren Lockhart, has a substantial criminal history, including convictions for having […]

Biloxi man dies in motorcycle crash

June 4, 2012 in News, Statewide News

News Briefs From Across The State By Monica Land Victim collided with car A Biloxi man is dead following a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Highway 15 and […]

Suspect sought in murder of 83-year-old man

May 18, 2012 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

By Monica Land BAY ST. LOUIS – Authorities in Hancock County are looking for a man that may have information about the murder of an 83-year-old man in March, and […]

‘Talent’ winner builds Miss. home for grandparents

April 17, 2012 in Entertainment, News

DIAMONDHEAD – (AP) A Hancock County couple is moving into a new home thanks to their grandson, singer Michael Grimm, who promised to build them a house when he won […]