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  • Shrimp boil helps raise money for 2015 Ocean Springs mega reunion

    Shrimp boil helps raise money for 2015 Ocean Springs mega reunion

    Saturday, August 30 2014 11:50 PM EDT2014-08-31 03:50:08 GMT
    Next year, the first ever mega reunion is being planned for anyone who ever called themselves an Ocean Springs Greyhound. Organizers are expecting thousands to attend the event.
    Next year, the first ever mega reunion is being planned for anyone who ever called themselves an Ocean Springs Greyhound. Organizers are expecting thousands to attend the event.
  • Mom mum, but Facebook on fire over injured kindergartner

    Mom mum, but Facebook on fire over injured kindergartner

    Saturday, August 30 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-08-31 03:18:59 GMT
    Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online.
    Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online. Friends and family of a Pascagoula kindergarten student have created a Facebook page and GoFundMe.com account claiming the girl was attacked on the playground this week by another student.
  • Clinton PD identify vehicle used in armed robbery of two MC students

    Clinton PD identify vehicle used in armed robbery of two MC students

    Saturday, August 30 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-08-31 03:15:48 GMT
    Clinton Police have identified the vehicle they say was used as a get-away vehicle Friday night, after two Mississippi College students were robbed at gunpoint. Mark Jones, Director of Communications
    The vehicle is described as a small dark metallic red 4-door sedan with damage to the right front fender.
  • Fire destroys west Jackson home

    Fire destroys west Jackson home

    Saturday, August 30 2014 10:32 PM EDT2014-08-31 02:32:22 GMT
    Jackson firefighters were on the scene of a house fire Saturday afternoon. Units responded to School Circle in West Jackson around 1 p.m. The house sustained extensive damage and may be a total loss. Jackson
    Jackson firefighters were on the scene of a house fire Saturday afternoon. Units responded to School Circle in West Jackson around 1 p.m.
  • Pine Belt woman dies in Hattiesburg fire

    Pine Belt woman dies in Hattiesburg fire

    Saturday, August 30 2014 9:48 PM EDT2014-08-31 01:48:31 GMT
    An early morning fire has claimed the life of a Pine Belt woman.  Forrest County Deputy Coroner Lisa Klem confirmed the death of a female victim, however the name is not being released pending notification
    An early morning fire has claimed the life of a Pine Belt woman.
  • Moss Point residents protest mayor over water policy, police chief veto

    Moss Point residents protest mayor over water policy, police chief veto

    Saturday, August 30 2014 8:57 PM EDT2014-08-31 00:57:57 GMT
    Moss Point residents were at it again Saturday, protesting the actions of Mayor Billy Broomfield and some city aldermen.
    Moss Point residents were at it again Saturday, protesting the actions of Mayor Billy Broomfield and some city aldermen. Over the past two weeks, many residents have spoken out about the mayor's decision to veto the board's appointment of a new police chief. They are also upset about the mayor's enforcement of the water policy they believe is leaving some senior citizens in limbo.
  • Food drive benefits Loaves and Fishes

    Food drive benefits Loaves and Fishes

    Saturday, August 30 2014 8:45 PM EDT2014-08-31 00:45:22 GMT
    Coast Young Professionals held its annual walking on water event Saturday morning. The donated food benefited the Loaves and Fishes food pantry in Biloxi.
    Coast Young Professionals held its annual walking on water event Saturday morning. People in the giving spirit were invited to walk the Ocean Springs Bridge and donate canned food items to the Loaves and Fishes food pantry in Biloxi.
  • Wake Up Project gets Moss Point kids motivated for school

    Wake Up Project gets Moss Point kids motivated for school

    Saturday, August 30 2014 8:34 PM EDT2014-08-31 00:34:09 GMT
    The first ever Wake Up Project: Back to School Celebration was held for students in Moss Point Saturday.
    The first ever Wake Up Project: Back to School Celebration was held for students in Moss Point Saturday. Organizers said it was an opportunity to celebrate the beginning of a new school year, while also providing valuable resources to promote academic success.
  • Wet roadways may have caused interstate crashes

    Wet roadways may have caused interstate crashes

    Saturday, August 30 2014 8:09 PM EDT2014-08-31 00:09:27 GMT
    Slick roads may be blamed for two interstate accidents Saturday. Jackson police responded to this crash on I-55 south at McDowell Road. It happened around 3:15. A black Altima was stopped sideways in
    Slick roads may be blamed for two interstate accidents Saturday. Jackson police responded to the first crash on I-55 south at McDowell Road. It happened around 3:15 p.m.
  • Two teams honor fallen players before the game

    Two teams honor fallen players before the game

    Saturday, August 30 2014 7:22 PM EDT2014-08-30 23:22:21 GMT
    The Jackson Prep football team is hitting the field tonight (Saturday) for their first game without their teammate Walker Wilbanks. Despite the dreary weather hundreds of folks were out at the Jackson
    Tributes were going on Saturday not only for Jackson Prep's Wilbanks, who wore the number 65, but also for Copiah Colonel football player Adam Day, who passed this summer.
  • Several hundred without power after thunderstorms

    Several hundred without power after thunderstorms

    Saturday, August 30 2014 6:49 PM EDT2014-08-30 22:49:00 GMT
    Entergy Mississippi is reporting several hundred power outages in the Jackson area. According to Entergy's website at 4:20 p.m. Saturday at least 1,700 customers were without power. MSNewsNow Meteorologist Heather
    According to Entergy's website at 4:20 p.m. Saturday at least 1,700 customers were without power.
  • WCU dedicates new buildings, celebrates centennial of another

    WCU dedicates new buildings, celebrates centennial of another

    Saturday, August 30 2014 6:40 PM EDT2014-08-30 22:40:04 GMT
    STUDENTS, FACULTY AND SUPPORTERS AT WILLIAM CAREY UNIVERSITY ARE CELEBRATING TWO IMPORTANT NEW BUILDINGS AND RECOGNIZING THE LASTING LEGACY OF THE HATTIESBURG CAMPUS' OLDEST STRUCTURE.
    Students, faculty and administrators at William Carey University are celebrating two important new buildings and the the 100th birthday of the Hattiesburg campus' oldest structure.
  • Hercules to begin replacing Providence St. sewer line this week

    Hercules to begin replacing Providence St. sewer line this week

    Saturday, August 30 2014 6:23 PM EDT2014-08-30 22:23:24 GMT
    Hercules, Inc. this week will begin replacing a sewer line beneath a street that runs along the east side of the plant. The work on Providence Street has been ordered by the Mississippi Dept. of Environmental
    The work on Providence Street has been ordered by the Mississippi Dept. of Environmental Quality, based on sampling in the sewer that was done four years ago.
  • Two men leading an effort to provide bikes to homeless

    Two men leading an effort to provide bikes to homeless

    Saturday, August 30 2014 4:24 PM EDT2014-08-30 20:24:38 GMT
    Christie Jones, James Bates, Joseph EllisChristie Jones, James Bates, Joseph Ellis
    It is said that one man's trash is another man's treasure. Two men on the coast are putting that philosophy into action. In their case, it's about providing people with a way to get around.
    It is said that one man's trash is another man's treasure. Two men on the coast are putting that philosophy into action. In their case, it's about providing people with a way to get around.
  • Funeral services pending for man stabbed by roommate at retirement home

    Funeral services pending for man stabbed by roommate at retirement home

    Saturday, August 30 2014 3:51 PM EDT2014-08-30 19:51:41 GMT
    Family members of a senior citizen brutally stabbed to death in Jackson said they plan to have the funeral for Collin Smalls in Clarksdale. Jackson police say Smalls was stabbed multiple times in his
    Family friends of Smalls said he was 63 years-old, very kind and wouldn't harm anyone.
  • Downtown tailgate kicks off USM away games

    Downtown tailgate kicks off USM away games

    Saturday, August 30 2014 3:20 PM EDT2014-08-30 19:20:47 GMT
    The Golden Eagles will hit the road this weekend for the first game of the football season, but if you're not making the trip, you can still tailgate with other Southern Miss fans at downtown Hattiesburg's
    The Golden Eagles will hit the road this weekend for the first game of the football season, but if you're not making the trip, you can still tailgate with other Southern Miss fans at downtown Hattiesburg's first Downtown Tailgate.
  • Judge dismisses McDaniel election challenge

    Judge dismisses McDaniel election challenge

    Saturday, August 30 2014 11:26 AM EDT2014-08-30 15:26:49 GMT
    Special Judge Hollis McGehee has decided to dismiss an election challenge filed by Chris McDaniel..
    A judge has dismissed the US senate primary runoff election challenge brought on by state senator Chris McDaniel.
  • Former Disney executive shares life lessons with Gulfport students

    Former Disney executive shares life lessons with Gulfport students

    Saturday, August 30 2014 11:24 AM EDT2014-08-30 15:24:41 GMT
    Former Disney Executive Vice-President Lee Cockerell spoke to hundreds of students at Gulfport High Friday. He shared his life struggles, leadership strategies, and advice to help young people succeed.
    He is a college dropout who ended up running one of the largest vacation destinations in the world. Former Disney Executive Vice-President Lee Cockerell spoke to hundreds of students at Gulfport High Friday. He shared his life struggles, leadership strategies, and advice to help young people succeed.
  • Gulfport firefighters stretch manpower while battling two fires

    Gulfport firefighters stretch manpower while battling two fires

    Saturday, August 30 2014 6:54 AM EDT2014-08-30 10:54:08 GMT
    It was all hands on deck for Gulfport firefighters. Officials said on Thursday night, firefighters were working a fully engulfed house fire when a second call came in about a commercial fire.
    It was all hands on deck for Gulfport firefighters. Officials said on Thursday night, firefighters were working a fully engulfed house fire when a second call came in about a commercial fire. Fire Chief Michael Beyerstedt said taking on those blazes took so much manpower, he had to call Long Beach, Biloxi and the airport fire departments and ask them to be ready to come running if needed.
  • Page 13: Raising poultry the natural way in Stone County

    Page 13: Raising poultry the natural way in Stone County

    Saturday, August 30 2014 6:54 AM EDT2014-08-30 10:54:07 GMT
    Unlike large poultry producers, a small farm in Stone County raises chickens in a chemical free, natural environment.
    Unlike large poultry producers, a small farm in Stone County raises chickens in a chemical free, natural environment.
  • Guilty verdict in illegal buttocks injection case

    Jury has illegal buttocks injection case

    Saturday, August 30 2014 1:53 AM EDT2014-08-30 05:53:46 GMT
    The jury has just gotten the case in the Tracy Lynn Garner depraved heart murder trial. Garner is accused of killing Karima Gordon in March of 2012 with a silicon shot that turned out to be lethal.The
    A jury has found Tracy Lynn Garner guilty of depraved heart murder and conspiracy to commit wire fraud after deliberating about two hours. Garner could spend the rest of her life in prison.
  • Hancock County remembers Hurricane Katrina

    Hancock County remembers Hurricane Katrina

    Friday, August 29 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-08-30 03:28:45 GMT
    South Mississippi paused on Friday to remember the day many say changed the Coast forever. It was the worst natural disaster in U.S. history created by a powerful hurricane named Katrina.
    South Mississippi paused on Friday to remember the day many say changed the Coast forever. It was the worst natural disaster in U.S. history created by a powerful hurricane named Katrina.
  • Funeral service held Friday for Walker Wilbanks

    Funeral service held Friday for Walker Wilbanks

    Friday, August 29 2014 11:20 PM EDT2014-08-30 03:20:06 GMT
    Family, friends, classmates and members of the community said their final goodbyes to Walker Wilbanks. The Jackson Prep athlete's funeral was held at First Baptist Church of Jackson.     An outpouring
    Family, friends, classmates and members of the community said their final goodbyes to Walker Wilbanks. The Jackson Prep athlete's funeral was held at First Baptist Church of Jackson. 
  • Teen claims assault by grown women on school bus

    Teen claims assault by grown women on school bus

    Friday, August 29 2014 9:29 PM EDT2014-08-30 01:29:54 GMT
    (WMC) - Two adults face charges for assaulting a child on a school bus this week in Mississippi. A 15-year-old says the women made their way onto the bus at a stop and that another child let an adult
    A teen says several adults, including someone's grandmother, made their way onto her school bus and attacked her with a cell phone.
  • Yazoo City woman recovering after being beaten in her home

    Yazoo City woman recovering after being beaten in her home

    Friday, August 29 2014 9:29 PM EDT2014-08-30 01:29:43 GMT
    An Elderly woman is recovering from her injuries After she was attacked in her home. We sat down with Jeanelle Fratesi's family Friday. They're upset that someone would hurt her this way. and are asking
    An Elderly woman is recovering from her injuries After she was attacked in her home. We sat down with Jeanelle Fratesi's family Friday. They're upset that someone would hurt her this way. and are asking the community to help get this guy off of the street.
  • Reward offered for information on Walthall County beating

    Reward offered for information on Walthall County beating

    Friday, August 29 2014 9:02 PM EDT2014-08-30 01:02:58 GMT
    The Family of a Marion County man who was brutally beaten in Walthal County Saturday is offering a reward for information.  Any information about the attackers that could lead to arrests should be sent
    The Family of a Marion County man who was brutally beaten in Walthal County Saturday is offering a reward for information.
  • Emergency response still improving after Katrina

    Emergency response still improving after Katrina

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:35 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:35:29 GMT
    Nine years after Hurricane Katrina Mississippi emergency response teams continue to improve.   According to the Executive Director of Emergency Management District Terry Steeds, emergency response teams
    Nine years after Hurricane Katrina Mississippi emergency response teams continue to improve.
  • SMAA Exhibition reception held at WCU Lucile Parker Gallery

    SMAA Exhibition reception held at WCU Lucile Parker Gallery

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:57 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:57:11 GMT
    The Lucile Parker Gallery at William Carey University hosted an opening reception for the South Mississippi Art Association's "Juried Exhibition of Watercolors, Oils, and Acrylics" on August 28. The exhibition
    The Lucile Parker Gallery at William Carey University hosted an opening reception for the South Mississippi Art Association's "Juried Exhibition of Watercolors, Oils, and Acrylics" on August 28.
  • Biloxi remembers Hurricane Katrina victims on 9th anniversary

    Biloxi remembers Hurricane Katrina victims on 9th anniversary

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:45 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:45:32 GMT
    It was a short and simple ceremony on the Biloxi Town Green Friday morning to mark the ninth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. High school students solemnly read the names of those killed by the storm.
    A small crowd gathered on the town green in Biloxi on Friday morning for the annual Hurricane Katrina observance. Nine years after the storm, Mayor A.J. Holloway acknowledged the tremendous losses, but also talked about the significant progress that's been made in the years since.
  • Shelby bikers head to Coast on safety ride

    Shelby bikers head to Coast on safety ride

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:05:08 GMT
    Soldiers from a training unit at Camp Shelby Friday celebrated the conclusion of an advanced motorcycle safety course by taking a ride to the Gulf Coast. The trip from Hattiesburg Cycles to Biloxi and
    Soldiers from a training unit at Camp Shelby Friday celebrated the conclusion of an advanced motorcycle safety course by taking a ride to the Gulf Coast.

  • Post-Katrina downtown Gulfport seeing fruits of facade program

    Post-Katrina downtown Gulfport seeing fruits of facade program

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:37 PM EDT2014-08-28 17:37:11 GMT
    All of the cities along the Coast saw the destructive power of Hurricane Katrina, but one city has been building back better than it was before the storm.
    All of the cities along the Coast saw the destructive power of Hurricane Katrina, but one city has been building back better than it was before the storm. An effort by the city of Gulfport brought improvements to its downtown streets.
  • Cell phone pics lead deputies to burglary suspects

    Cell phone pics lead deputies to burglary suspects

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:36 PM EDT2014-08-28 17:36:26 GMT
    A Jackson County woman helped police find two burglary suspects Wednesday, all because she was armed... with a cell phone.
    A Jackson County woman helped police find two burglary suspects Wednesday, all because she was armed... with a cell phone.
  • Lead investigator testifies in Illegal buttocks injection trial

    Lead investigator testifies in Illegal buttocks injection trial

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 11:22 PM EDT2014-08-28 03:22:17 GMT
    The lead investigator was on the stand most of the day in day two of the Tracy Lynn Garner illegal buttocks injection trial.    The defense questioned him about phone records between Garner and the victim,
    The lead investigator was on the stand most of the day in day two of the Tracy Lynn Garner illegal buttocks injection trial.  
  • Doctors say Wilbanks' death isolated case

    Doctors say player death isolated case

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:56 PM EDT2014-08-27 03:56:36 GMT
    He was a two sport high school student, who showed no signs of any physical problems. Tonight friends and family members of Jackson Prep football player, Walker Wilbanks, are struggling to understand
    He was a two sport high school student, who showed no signs of any physical problems, and friends and family members of Jackson Prep football player Walker Wilbanks are struggling to understand his untimely death.
  • Congressman Gregg Harper talks hot button issues

    Congressman Gregg Harper talks hot button issues

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-08-27 02:51:18 GMT
    The state of our union gets a lot of attention these days. There's a growing dissatisfaction with Congress. Mississippi Congressman Gregg Harper-R says that's one reason the summer recess is important.
    The state of our union gets a lot of attention these days. There's a growing dissatisfaction with Congress. Mississippi Congressman Gregg Harper-R says that's one reason the summer recess is important.
  • Arrest made in alleged racial attack of marine vet in restaurant

    Arrest made in alleged racial attack of marine vet in restaurant

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:01 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:01:42 GMT
    A suspect has been arrested in an assault, allegedly over race, that seriously injured a West Point man this weekend.  According to WTVA, 22-year-old Courtez McMillian, of Okolona, is behind bars charged
    According to WTVA, 22-year-old Courtez McMillian, of Okolona, is behind bars charged with aggravated assault in the severe beating of 32-year-old Ralph Weems
  • DMR encourages boater safety over Labor Day weekend

    DMR encourages boater safety over Labor Day weekend

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 3:56 PM EDT2014-08-26 19:56:48 GMT
    The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources urges boaters to take the proper precautions as they celebrate the upcoming three-day Labor Day weekend. Labor Day weekend marks the unofficial end of summer,
    The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources urges boaters to take the proper precautions as they celebrate the upcoming three-day Labor Day weekend.
  • Jackson man going to prison for Ackerman business burglary

    Jackson man going to prison for Ackerman business burglary

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 2:03 PM EDT2014-08-26 18:03:00 GMT
    A Jackson resident is going to prison for business burglary after pleading guilty to the crime. According to Attorney General Jim Hood, 36-year-old LeCarlo Clincy of Jackson, appeared Monday before Judge
    According to Attorney General Jim Hood, 36-year-old LeCarlo Clincy of Jackson, appeared Monday before Judge Joseph H. Loper, Jr. in Choctaw County Circuit Court and plead guilty to burglarizing Ackerman Discount Drugs.

  • Myra Lewis 'help find me' network

    Myra Lewis 'help find me' network

    Monday, August 25 2014 6:32 PM EDT2014-08-25 22:32:39 GMT
    Next week marks six months since Myra Lewis disappeared from her home in Camden. While law enforcement continues to follow leads in the case, members in the community are leading the charge to keep the
    Myra Lewis 'help find me' social network grows, through community involvement.
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  • No. 6 Auburn runs over Arkansas

    No. 6 Auburn runs over Arkansas

    Saturday, August 30 2014 11:56 PM EDT2014-08-31 03:56:50 GMT
    No. 6 Auburn wasted no time getting into conference play.The reigning Southeastern Conference champion wasted no time getting its first win either after defeating Arkansas 48-24."I'm very proud of our
    No. 6 Auburn wasted no time getting into conference play.The reigning Southeastern Conference champion wasted no time getting its first win either after defeating Arkansas 48-24."I'm very proud of our
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    Fairfield PD looking for abducted child

    Fairfield PD looking for abducted child

    Saturday, August 30 2014 11:36 PM EDT2014-08-31 03:36:13 GMT
    Fairfield Police Chief Leon Davis Jr. says 9-year-old Felix Rhashud was taken from his residence by his grandmother Saturday at approximately 6:30 p.m.Police say they may be in route to 4915 Golfway Drive
    Fairfield Police Chief Leon Davis Jr. says 9-year-old Felix Rhashud was taken from his residence by his grandmother Saturday at approximately 6:30 p.m.Police say they may be in route to 4915 Golfway Drive
  • Two pedestrians killed in Opelika traffic accident

    Two pedestrians killed in Opelika traffic accident

    Saturday, August 30 2014 11:19 PM EDT2014-08-31 03:19:56 GMT
    Two Opelika residents are dead following a Friday night traffic accident involving a vehicle and pedestrians.  It happened around 9:30 p.m. at 1200 Columbus Parkway. When officers from the Opelika Police
    Two Opelika residents are dead following a Friday night traffic accident involving a vehicle and pedestrians.  
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