Tuesday, June 18 2013 11:06 AM EDT2013-06-18 15:06:15 GMT
New details are emerging on the suspect and device found at Marion General Hospital Thursday. Columbia Police, Marion County investigators, ATF, MBI, and the highway patrol responded to a possible explosiveMore >>
Investigators from Columbia, Marion County, ATF, MBI, and the Highway patrol responded to a possible explosive device at Marion General Hospital on Thursday.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 8:49 AM EDT2013-06-18 12:49:53 GMT
Simpson County Sheriff's deputies are looking for two inmates who walked off a work detail crew early Monday morning. According to Simpson County Sheriff Kenneth Lewis, Simpson County Adult Detention CenterMore >>
Two Simpson County inmates who walked off a work detail site Monday morning have been recaptured.More >>
Tuesday, June 18 2013 9:23 AM EDT2013-06-18 13:23:30 GMT
A 5-year-old girl set up a lemonade stand across the street from the Westboro Baptist Church compound, and now the group is targeting her. Jayden Sink raised nearly $200 on Friday while she sold lemonadeMore >>
A 5-year-old girl set up a lemonade stand across the street from the Westboro Baptist Church compound, and now the group is targeting her.More >>
Monday, June 17 2013 11:24 AM EDT2013-06-17 15:24:53 GMT
Mississippi sheriffs can ban people from openly carrying guns into courthouses, according to state Attorney General, Jim Hood. Hood released a document in anticipation of the law that starts July 1 withMore >>
Mississippi sheriffs can ban people from openly carrying guns into courthouses, according to state Attorney General Jim Hood.More >>
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources is "susceptible to fraud, waste and abuse" and must change its own work environment. That's the word from the department's chief. Jamie Miller released results of an accounting firm's review of the agency. It was conducted during Miller's first 60 days as executive director.
ABERDEEN, Miss. (AP) - A lawsuit has been settled in the case of an Alcorn County woman who died from lung injuries four months after a 2010 gas explosion destroyed her mobile home. The family of Geraldine Mullins had sought unspecified damages. Attorneys tell the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal that settlement came yesterday while a jury was deliberating.
TUPELO, Miss. (AP) - Renovations at the BancorpSouth Arena in Tupelo will take a little longer than expected. The arena is undergoing a $1.8 million project to repair, replace and paint the exterior insulation finishing system that covers the building. Director Todd Hunt there was more water damage than officials realized.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The chief of Jackson police is resigning June 30, a day before the new mayor takes office in Mississippi's capital city. WLBT-TV in Jackson reports that Chief Rebecca Coleman submitted her letter of resignation to the current mayor, Harvey Johnson Jr.
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