Billings’ book “Deep Denial” poses cure to racial superiority

May 11, 2017 in Entertainment, News

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer In his popular history/personal memoir, Deep Denial, McComb native David Billings portrays the American scene as one that has not fulfilled its democratic potential. […]

Man arrested in child’s death

January 13, 2017 in News, The Buzz

MCCOMB, Miss. (AP) – A McComb man has been arrested on a homicide charge for a weekend accident that left a toddler dead and her mother injured. Lt. Mike Roberts […]

McComb to rename pavilion after rocker Bo Diddley

May 27, 2016 in Entertainment

MCCOMB, Miss. (AP) – A popular venue for music concerts and other entertainment in downtown McComb is getting a new name. The Depot Pavilion will be rechristened “The Bo Diddley […]

Police: Alleged robber robbed of loot after holdup

January 26, 2016 in News, The Buzz

MCCOMB, Mississippi (AP) — McComb police say a man accused of robbing a convenience store told investigators that people he knew had robbed him of the stolen cigarettes and cash. […]

Police: woman, 64, and son, 33, shot and killed in McComb

January 19, 2016 in News, The Buzz

MCCOMB, Mississippi (AP) — A 64-year-old woman and her 33-year-old son were shot and killed in their home, McComb police said. Police Chief Scott McKenzie says he had to wait […]

Ochsner strikes deal to base medical helicopter in McComb

November 16, 2015 in Business, Health, News

MCCOMB, Miss. (AP) — The Ochsner Health System of New Orleans has an agreement with Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center to have a helicopter stationed in McComb to transport critically […]

McComb man captured in Long Beach, wanted for October rape of 16-year-old

January 11, 2015 in News, The Buzz

MCCOMB, Mississippi (AP) — A McComb man wanted for the October rape of a 16-year-old girl has been captured after he allegedly threatened another woman in McComb and fled. The […]

Soldier from McComb among wounded in Fort Hood shooting

April 4, 2014 in News, The Buzz

McCOMB, Mississippi (AP) — The wife of a soldier from McComb, Miss., says he is among 16 people wounded by a soldier who killed three others and himself at Fort […]