Restaurant won’t take order if smoking pot in drive-thru

April 1, 2018 in News, The Buzz

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) – A Mississippi fast-food restaurant says people smoking marijuana in its drive-thru will not be served after a patron blew smoke in an employee’s face. The Sun […]

3 plead guilty to trying to ship Colorado pot to Mississippi

March 22, 2018 in News, The Buzz

ST. MARTIN, Miss. (AP) – A third man has pleaded guilty to trying to FedEx 11 pounds (5 kilograms) of marijuana from Colorado to a Mississippi home. The Sun Herald […]

Former Mississippi officer sentenced on marijuana charge

March 13, 2018 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – A former Mississippi police officer has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for trying to obtain and distribute 110 pounds (50 kilograms) or more […]

Police: Truck driver caught hauling $4.7M worth of marijuana

October 11, 2016 in News

RICHLAND, Miss. (AP) – A tractor-trailer driver has been arrested after officials say they found hundreds of pounds of marijuana, worth millions of dollars in his truck. News outlets report […]

Illegal marijuana growth leads to fiery building explosions around the country

October 3, 2016 in News

NEW YORK (AP) — An explosion that destroyed a New York City home and killed a firefighter has drawn attention to marijuana-making methods that are legal in many states — […]

U.S. government won’t reclassify marijuana, allows research

August 12, 2016 in News

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — The Obama administration will keep marijuana on the list of the most dangerous drugs, despite growing popular support for legalization, but will allow more research into […]

300 pounds of marijuana seized in traffic stop, Mississippi man arrested

August 12, 2014 in News, The Buzz

HAMMOND, Louisiana (AP) — Two people were in custody, one in Louisiana and one in Mississippi Monday, after Louisiana State Police said troopers found nearly 300 pounds of marijuana in […]

Casinos, marijuana, secession among United States ballot measures

November 6, 2013 in News

The Associated Press Voters across the country faced ballot measures Tuesday ranging from whether to approve seven casinos in New York to the fate of Houston’s iconic Astrodome. Here’s a […]