Mississippi bank gets new leader as longtime CEO steps aside

April 29, 2018 in Business

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) – A regional bank based in Mississippi is getting new leadership as the longtime CEO steps aside in a planned transition. Renasant Corp. says that on Tuesday, […]

Sex offender charged with 23 child sex crimes in 2 states

April 27, 2018 in News, The Buzz

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) – A registered sex offender has been charged with sex crimes against three children in two states. Thirty-seven-year-old Jamey Paul Burrage was charged Thursday with nine counts […]

Ex-Mississippi deputy accused of falsifying timesheets

April 8, 2018 in News

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) – A former Lee County sheriff’s deputy is free on bond after his arrest for allegedly falsifying official documents that caused the county to lose thousands of […]

US prosecutors: No charges in Mississippi police shooting

May 16, 2017 in News

By JEFF AMY Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Federal prosecutors won’t seek civil rights charges against a Mississippi police officer in the June 2016 fatal shooting of a man […]

Sheriff: Woman tried to smuggle meth to inmate in Bible

March 21, 2017 in News, Religion

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) – Today’s Bible lesson: It’s a bad idea to use the good book to smuggle drugs into jail. A Mississippi sheriff says the jail’s property officer noticed […]

Mississippi boy, 13, charged as adult in fatal shooting

October 4, 2015 in News

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) — A 13-year-old boy accused of shooting another boy in Tupelo has been charged as an adult. Police were called to a residence after the shooting on […]

Latest Mississippi news, sports, business and entertainment

June 15, 2015 in News

STRIPPER DISMEMBERED-TRIAL Trial set for man accused of killing and dismembering dancer GRETNA, La. (AP) – Trial is set to open Monday for a man accused of killing a New […]

Frozen sandwich maker to hire 200 for plant near Tupelo

January 8, 2015 in Business

SHANNON, Mississippi (AP) — A California company will soon be making sandwiches in a former meat processing factory near Tupelo. Raybern Foods plans to invest more than $10 million and […]