Mom: Son shook in fear after Stone County schoolmates put noose on him

October 28, 2016 in Sports, The Buzz

WIGGINS, Mississippi (AP) — A black mother in Wiggins, Miss., says her 15-year-old son was shaking in fear as he described white schoolmates putting a noose around his neck two […]

The Latest: School says student in noose case disciplined

October 26, 2016 in News

WIGGINS, Miss. (AP) – The Latest on allegations that a noose was placed around a black student’s neck in Mississippi (all times local): 3:30 p.m. A lawyer for a south […]

Mississippi’s first stand-alone medical needs emergency shelter going up in Wiggins

December 30, 2014 in Health, News

WIGGINS, Mississippi (AP) — Mississippi health officials expect to open in 2016 the state’s first stand-alone medical needs shelter. Ground was broken on the shelter earlier this month. The $7.7 […]

Two cold cases reopened in Harrison County related to women’s bodies found in woods

February 14, 2014 in News, The Buzz

GULFPORT, Mississippi (AP) — In October 1980, a woman was found dead in a wooded area of Wiggins. One month later, another woman was found dead in a wooded area […]