5 high school students arrested in alleged gang rape

April 14, 2017 in News

MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) – Five Mississippi high school students have been arrested, accused in an alleged gang rape of another juvenile. The Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office says some of the […]

Meridian Police: Domestic fight leads to toddler being shot

June 17, 2016 in News, The Buzz

MERIDIAN, Mississippi (AP) — Meridian police are looking for a man involved in a domestic altercation that led to the shooting of a child in a car seat. Capt. John […]

Mississippi IHOP parking lot cave-in swallows 12 cars

November 9, 2015 in News

MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) — A cave-in of a restaurant parking lot in Mississippi swallowed 12 cars and now experts are expected to begin work Monday to determine the cause of […]

Latest Mississippi news, sports, business and entertainment

September 8, 2015 in News

MERIDIAN SHOOTINGS 2 shootings in Meridian, 1 resulting in death   MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) – Meridian Police are investigating two separate shootings that happened within 30 minutes of each other. […]

Mother charged in drowning death of four-year-old son

June 17, 2015 in News, The Buzz

MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) – Meridian police have arrested the mother of a child who died in a suspected drowning incident at Western Gardens in May. WTOK-TV (http://bit.ly/1JX2GFM ) reports Keanna Denise […]

Man dies after being restrained by police during arrest

April 22, 2015 in News

MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) – A Mississippi man has died after police restrained him during an arrest. WTOK-TV (http://bit.ly/1GhSqIi) reports 40-year-old Stephen Gene Davenport got in a fight with another man […]

Meridian man dies from extreme cold weather, coroner rules

January 10, 2015 in News

MERIDIAN, Mississippi (AP) — A 50-year-old Meridian man has died from the extreme cold. Lauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler said Friday that Nathaniel Brown was found at his home about […]

Bertha Mae Wilson of Gulfport appeals life sentence in stabbing death of her boyfriend

January 16, 2014 in News, The Buzz

GULFPORT, Mississippi (AP) — The state Court of Appeals will consider an appeal from a Gulfport woman sentenced to life in prison in 2013 for stabbing her boyfriend to death. […]