State inmate’s death under investigation

February 18, 2015 in News, The Buzz

The Mississippi Link Newswire JACKSON – The Mississippi Department of Corrections is investigating the death of an inmate who died following an altercation with another inmate at the state Penitentiary at […]

Madison County man shoots daughter, police later kill suspect

August 12, 2014 in News, The Buzz

CANTON, Mississippi (AP) — Madison County authorities say a man accused of shooting and critically injuring his daughter was later shot and killed after threatening officers with a gun. WAPT-TV […]

Employee opens fire at FedEx sorting center in Georgia; wounds 6 before committing suicide

April 30, 2014 in News, The Buzz

KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — A FedEx employee wearing bullets draped across his chest “like Rambo” opened fire Tuesday at a package-sorting center outside Atlanta, wounding six people before apparently committing […]

2 men killed in Nettleton; police shoot, kill alleged shooter

April 17, 2014 in News, The Buzz

NETTLETON, Mississippi (AP) — Three people are dead after a shooting in Nettleton. Authorities say the shooting stemmed from a domestic dispute that apparently started at United Furniture’s manufacturing plant. […]

Man killed in Arizona bank robbery linked to shooting death of Tupelo police officer

December 30, 2013 in News, The Buzz

PHOENIX (AP) — A suspect killed by Phoenix police in a bank robbery attempt is believed to be the same man accused in the shooting death of a Mississippi police […]

New faith-based initiative against crime launched in the wake of Destinee Ford killing

December 12, 2013 in News, The Buzz

Jackson mayor and JPS chief issue statements  By Lonnie Ross Online Editor Jackson city councilman Tony Yarber gathered with some leaders of the community and various religious organizations at city […]