Mississippi inmate found dead in jail cell

(AP) HERNANDO, Miss. — A Desoto County inmate was found dead in a holding cell at the jail. The sheriff’s office, in a news release, said the incident occurred Monday evening. The Clarion-Ledger reports Chief Inspector Roger […]


Copiah Academy quarterback dies in car crash

HAZLEHURST, Miss. (AP) — Officials say Copiah Academy’s quarterback died in a one-vehicle crash on the way to school. Copiah County Coroner Ellis Stuart tells multiple news outlets that 16-year-old Jarious “Jay” Holloway died when […]


Waveland court clerk accused of DUI

BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. (AP) — The Waveland Municipal Court clerk has been arrested on charges of DUI, leaving the scene of an accident and running a stop sign. Sheriff Ricky Adam tells The Sun Herald 43-year-old […]