Former Mississippi police officer pleads guilty in inmate sex case

October 7, 2015 in News, The Buzz

COLUMBIA, Miss. (AP) — A former Columbia police officer has pleaded guilty to sexual activity with an inmate in Marion County. WDAM-TV reports Richard Pack pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of […]

SBA offers disaster assistance to Marion, other counties damaged by tornadoes

January 21, 2015 in Business, News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — The U.S. Small Business Administration has approved Gov. Phil Bryant’s request for disaster assistance in Marion County. Officials say residents, businesses and non-profit groups affected by […]

Gov. Bryant declares state of emergency for Marion, Jones counties; more details emerge of 4 tornado deaths

December 24, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Severe weather slamming the southern U.S. two days before Christmas killed at least four people, flipped cars, knocked out power to thousands and damaged several homes and […]

3 drown in Marion Co. swimming hold

June 28, 2012 in News, Statewide News

News Briefs From Across The State By Monica Land Details about drownings being withheld Marion County officials are releasing few details about a weekend drowning incident that left two adults […]