MS Dept. of Corrections announces lift of statewide lockdown

The Salvation Army is encouraging folks in the season of giving to donate to their dip jar.
Confessed serial killer charged with 1970s murder of South Mississippi woman
 Salvation Army requests donations to meet holiday goal
Two auto burglary suspects arrested in Hattiesburg
Pearl woman arrested, charged with kidnapping two children from Josephine, Texas
Bond set for Laurel man charged with sex crimes

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Pearl woman arrested, charged with kidnapping two children from Josephine, Texas
Investigators quickly determined that the children had been lured from their home and were being taken, without permission, to a location in Jackson, Mississippi.
Bond set for Laurel man charged with sex crimes
Bond set for Laurel man charged with sex crimes
Quaker recalls popular children’s cereal for possible Salmonella contamination
According to the Food and Drug Administration, a small quantity of Cap’n Crunch’s Peanut Butter Crunch cereal could contain Salmonella.

VIDEO: Clemson RB gets surprise reunion with soldier dad at game

A Clemson Tiger walk-on running back got a big surprise before his team’s win on Saturday vs. Duke.

  Antebellum Christmas to be held at Marion County’s Ford Home

You can celebrate Christmas a month early and help preserve one of the oldest and most historic homes in the Pine Belt.
  Crews begin work on major new Christmas display in downtown Columbia
Man injured in Hattiesburg shooting
1 dead, 1 injured in Forrest County shooting

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  Suspected Chicago gunman had relationship with ER doctor killed at hospital

Authorities say the suspect pulled out a gun and killed an emergency room doctor with whom he was having a domestic relationship, then ran into the hospital and fatally shot a pharmacy resident and police officer.

  85-year-old hockey goalie defies time

Bill Parsley plays goalie in a Massachusetts hockey league at the age of 85, impressing people who are decades younger.

SPORTS

  Allegedly drunken and disorderly curling team gets booted from tournament in Canada

Hattiesburg catches up on overdue audits

Hopson focusing on UTEP, not beyond

Saints open as 14-point favorites over the Falcons

VIDEO: Clemson RB gets surprise reunion with soldier dad at game

A Clemson Tiger walk-on running back got a big surprise before his team’s win on Saturday vs. Duke.