Mississippi Rep. Myers keeps seat as judge tosses challenge

May 2, 2018 in News

MCCOMB, Miss. (AP) – A Mississippi lawmaker will get to keep his state House seat after a judge dismissed a challenge from his opponent in the 2015 Democratic primary. The […]

Police: Chase ends in crash through Mississippi law office

May 2, 2018 in The Buzz

MCCOMB, Miss. (AP) – Police say a driver had fled from officers and crashed into a law office in Mississippi. McComb police Capt. Steve Powell tells The Enterprise-Journal of McComb […]

2 people found dead; murder-suicide suspected

March 5, 2018 in News, The Buzz

MCCOMB, Miss. (AP) – Deputies in Mississippi found the bodies of two people killed by gunshots to the head, and say it appears to be a murder-suicide. Pike County Chief […]

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 […]