Two suspects arraigned in slaying of Hattiesburg Police officers

January 12, 2016 in News, The Buzz

HATTIESBURG, Mississippi (AP) — Two of the nine people accused in the May shooting death of two Hattiesburg Police officers have been arraigned. WDAM-TV reports 22-year-old Joanie Calloway and 25-year-old Broderick […]

Ex-educator gets 15 years for sexual battery

November 1, 2012 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

A former Forrest County educator can avoid prison time following his guilty plea to having sex with a high school student if he complies with a detailed list of probation requirements.

The Hattiesburg American reports Brandon Hill filed a petition to enter guilty plea to a sexual battery charge last Friday in Forrest County Circuit Court.

Hattiesburg cop sentenced for giving away dept. TV

August 28, 2012 in News, Statewide News

A former Hattiesburg policeman has been sentenced on one count of embezzlement by a public official for giving away a TV confiscated as evidence in the police department.