13-Year-Old Hattiesburg Girl Rescued In Biloxi

BILOXI, MS (Ben Caxton) — A 13-year-old girl reported missing in Hattiesburg was found Wednesday in Biloxi. Jasmine Jones was last seen Saturday night, and two Gulfport women, 23-year-old Natalie Lett and 38-year-old Shannon Hinton, have been arrested. Lett faces kidnapping and sexual battery charges. Hinton is charged with accessory…


Scammed Western Union Customers Eligible For Refunds

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — After reaching a settlement in January with Western Union over money laundering and consumer fraud violations, Mississippians who were deceived into sending payments to scammers using Western Union’s wire transfer service between 2004 and January of this year may apply for compensation. Typical fraud transfers…


Hit And Run Driver Arrested In Panola County

PANOLA COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — Panola County deputies have arrested a driver accused of hitting a 15-year-old boy and leaving him to die. Jadarius Chapman is hospitalized in critical condition with broken bones and damage to his kidney, liver, and spleen. 36-year-old James Sanford stopped after Monday’s accident in…



One Kingston Frazier Suspect Released On Bond

MADISON COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — One of the suspects accused in the horrific murder of 6-year-old Kingston Frazier has bonded out and has been released from the Madison County Detention Center. The Madison County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that 18-year-old Dwan Wakefield has been given a $275,000 bond. A…


Delta State Online Master’s Now Nationally Ranked

CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — AffordableColleges.com says Delta State University has been nationally ranked as a top online master’s program in Special Education. As distance learning enrollments continue to rise, DSU’s online program is being cited for its quality, and affordability in providing flexible methods for students to earn college…