PORT GIBSON, Miss. (AP) — Roughly a dozen people gathered Monday in downtown Port Gibson, Mississippi, to show support the family of a back man found hanging. Otis Byrd, 54, was found Thursday, hanging from by […]
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi has another utility that would like, at least someday, to collect some money for a power plant it hasn’t built yet. Mississippi Power Co. has already raised rates for customers […]
PORT GIBSON, Mississippi (AP) — Authorities say a Port Gibson man has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of his girlfriend on Monday. Davis will have an initial appearance Thursday before Justice Court […]
By Dr. Jerry Komia Domatob
Unlike some communities all over the globe that thirst in vain for Kwanzaa celebrations, in Mississippi it was the city of Port Gibson that stood out as it observed the event with splendid activities.
Gracing the occasion were enthusiastic drumming, inspiring speeches, historical analysis, deep reflection, symbolic rituals, delicious food and pleasantry exchanges which attracted young, old, rich and poor Sunday, Dec. 30…. […]
By Monica Land PORT GIBSON – A homeless man convicted of stabbing his girlfriend to death last year has been sentenced to life in prison. Forty-one-year-old Dexter Watson was convicted of killing Patricia Dotson in […]