Guntown Man Sentened For Planning To Kidnap Judge

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — A Guntown man has been sentenced for conspiracy to kidnap a judge. 28-year-old Matthew Fowler pleaded guilty Tuesday in Lee County Circuit Court before Special Circuit Judge Betty Sanders to one count of conspiracy for kidnapping and one count of conspiracy to commit house burglary….



Breaking: Woman Shot In Cleveland

  CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — A late night argument apparently led to a Cleveland woman being shot. Cleveland Police tell Delta Daily News that they are investigating the shooting that happened Friday night. Authorities say details are still sketchy at this hour. Here’s what we know. An 18-year-old female…


Log Trucks Collide Head On South Of Yazoo City

WARREN COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — Two log trucks collided head-on along Mississippi Highway 3 Southwest of Yazoo City Friday afternoon. Mississippi Highway Patrol and Yazoo County Sheriff’s responded to the accident in Warren County near the paper mill around 4:20 PM to find one truck engulfed in flames with…


Clarksdale Woman Latest Charged Over Contraband

  CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — A Clarksdale woman is the latest casualty in the state’s war on prison smuggling. 22-year-old Raven Anthony was arrested and charged with smuggling contraband into the state prison at Parchman. Bond has been set for Anthony at five thousand dollars. The case is still…


Man Found Dead In Car At Jackson Shopping Mall

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — Jackson Police are investigating after a 26-year-old white male was found dead in his vehicle in the parking lot of a T.J.Maxx store at Jackson strip mall last night. The man who found the victim, a trained first-responder, told WLBT-TV that he noticed something wrong…


Jackson Barbershop Offered Haircuts & Ecstasy

  JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — A tip from the public has landed a Jackson barber in jail. Officers received information that drugs were being sold from a barber shop at 3918 Bullard Street in Jackson. At the shop, they recovered 300 Ecstacy tablets and arrested 25-year-old Jeremy Banks of…


Victory Is Sweet But Makes Bulldogs Elite

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK (Ben Caxton) — The Mississippi State University women’s basketball team is in the NCAA’s “Elite 8” for the first time in school history. The Bulldogs defeated Washington 75 to 64 in the NCAA Oklahoma Regional in Oklahoma City last night. Teaira McCown’s put the team on her…


Vicksburg Teenager Arrested For Rape

VICKSBURG, MS (Ben Caxton) — Vicksburg Police say they have arrested an 18-year-old on a charge of rape. Odell Montgomery is being held in the Issaquena County Jail after being arrested on Wednesday. He is accused of sexually assaulting a juvenile girl.