The latest Mississippi news

May 24, 2016 in News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – A defense attorney says he expects a Mississippi prosecutor to reduce the second-degree murder charge against a man arrested last week when his 8-month-old daughter died […]

The latest Mississippi news

May 23, 2016 in News

WEST POINT, Miss. (AP) – A newspaper reports that a man diagnosed with schizophrenia and accused of killng his father has been jailed for 11 years without trial. Clay County […]

The latest Mississippi news

May 20, 2016 in News

PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) – A jury could not reach a unanimous verdict in the sex crimes trial of a Pascagoula man. The Sun Herald reports the jury informed the court […]

The latest Mississippi news

May 18, 2016 in News

COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) – The state Ethics Commission has imposed a $500 fine on Columbus Mayor Robert Smith after finding that he violated a Mississippi Open Meetings Act last year. […]

The latest Mississippi news

May 17, 2016 in News

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) – A Harrison County grand jury has indicted a former Biloxi firefighter on a first-degree murder charge in the shooting of a waitress who had asked him […]

The latest Mississippi news

May 16, 2016 in Entertainment, News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – For La’Porsha Renae, being “American Idol” runner-up means there aren’t any more quick trips to the store. She tells The Clarion-Ledger (http://on.thec-l.com/22bFcEt) that she and her […]

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May 13, 2016 in News

D’IBERVILLE, Miss. (AP) – D’Iberville was able to buy two new fire pumpers this year, thanks in part to revenue generated by the new Scarlet Pearl Casino. The Sun Herald […]

The latest Mississippi news

May 11, 2016 in News

LAUREL, Miss. (AP) – Jones County Justice Court Judge Billie Graham has set bond at $10,000 for a man accused of being married to two women. WDAM-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1OmFgcJ) Stephanie […]