WANTED: Man accused of sexually assaulting child in Mississippi then faking his own death

Jacob Blair Scott, 42, is facing multiple charges in Jackson County, including allegations that he raped and impregnated a 14-year-old.

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  Kobe Bryant helicopter lacked recommended safety device

Investigators said it's not clear if the warning system, which would have alerted the pilot he was too close to land, would have averted the crash outside Los Angeles that killed nine.

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USM’s Richards earns C-USA track & field honor

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  Two women share addiction story at “No Judgement Day”

A night of praise and worship was held on at the Grace Covenant World Ministries in Ellisville Tuesdays night, where the message was making an impact against drug addiction.
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  Amber Alert: Police seek dad, baby after 3 women killed in South Florida

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has issued an Amber Alert for a father and baby who’ve been missing since three women were found shot to death.

  Push for wine with higher alcohol content in Mississippi grocery stores

Mullens, Moore, join list of Golden Eagles in Super Bowl

  New details on Parchman’s Unit 29 and what closing it will involve

  USM researcher monitoring outbreak of Coronavirus

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State inmate collapses, dies while talking to relative on phone at Kemper-Neshoba Regional Facility

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  Texas man jumps on driver’s hood in attempt to stop him from fleeing accident scene

Police are searching for the driver, who they say fled the scene after the other man fell off his car hood and suffered major injuries to the head.

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‘Never did the Saints organization offer advice to conceal information', new Saints statement released

  Playoff soccer commences in the Pine Belt

Playoff soccer has returned to the Pine Belt. Here’s a look at the scores from round one of the MHSAA playoffs...

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  ‘It was devastating’: USM basketball players react to death of Kobe Bryant

Players on the University of Southern Mississippi men’s basketball team reacted to the passing of a man who they say was an inspiration both on and off the court.
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  Florida daycare worker loses job after writing in marker on baby’s belly

The message on the boy’s stomach said, “Mom, I’m out of diapers pls read my report.”

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Gov. Reeves calls for Unit 29 at Parchman to close down