The FBI confirms that two of its agents along with agents from the IRS served a search warrant on a company that maintains thousands of FEMA trailers in Mississippi.
Alcatec LLC has been under U.S. Department of Labor scrutiny following complaints by current and former employees who claimed they did not receive all the overtime due to them.
An investigation revealed Alcatec used an improper pay scale to determine overtime hours.
The company, which is located near Brooklyn in south Forrest County, is owned by Rosemary Barbour, the wife of Hinds County supervisor Charles Barbour, a nephew to Gov. Haley Barbour.
South Mississippi residents had the opportunity Saturday night to bid on dozens of pieces of fine art from all across the U.S. during an auction for a worthy cause.More >>
The staff at the Armed Forces Museum at Camp Shelby will be headed to the Gulf Coast soon to help celebrate Mississippi's bicentennial.More >>
Events celebrating the 75th anniversary of Hattiesburg's historic East 6th Street USO wrapped up Saturday with a community party.More >>
Petal Upper Elementary School was bustling Saturday morning with teachers, staff and volunteers getting the school ready for students to return Monday.More >>
Petal Police are looking for the man who robbed a downtown business Saturday and then shot its owner, before running away.More >>