Man Charged in Humphreys County Murder

(Belzoni, MS) — A domestic argument has led to the murder of a woman and the arrest of a man. Alexander Jones of Belzoni faces charges of First Degree Murder and Possession of a Firearm By a Convicted Felon. According to investigators, Jones is accused of killing 37-year-old Mary Nicholson…



Employee Found Dead in Parking Lot

(Pascagoula, MS) — A Pascagoula man was found dead in his vehicle Tuesday morning. According to Pascagoula officials, the Ingalls Shipbuilding employee appeared to have gotten off work Monday, got in his truck and seemingly had a heart attack. The family members of 56-year-old Santos Morales went to look for…


Bryant Endorses Cruz

(Jackson, MS) — Governor Phil Bryant decided a day before Mississippi’s presidential primary election to endorse Sen. Ted Cruz. Bryant met with Cruz when he came to Mississippi and although Bryant knows and likes a few of the candidates running, he says he went with who he thought had the…


Entergy to Cut Rates

(Mississippi) — Entergy Mississippi is cutting their rates. Entergy’’s 442,000 Mississippi customers can look forward to them cutting rates by $102 million in the coming months. Mississippi law calls for utilities to recover fuel costs without profiting but natural gas prices have been falling below predictions. Mississippi Power Co. is…


Suspect Identified in Weekend Shooting

(Jackson, MS) — A suspect has been identified in a Jackson shooting that happened over the weekend. On Saturday, 35-year-old Terrance Durr was shot at a Fuel Time Service Station where he died shortly after at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. On Monday, 29-year-old Kendrick Morris was identified by…


Missing Woman’’s Body Found in MS Reservoir

(Brandon, MS) — The body of a missing woman has been found in the Ross Barnett Reservoir. 78-year-old Hattie L. Moore was reported missing from her daughter’’s house in the Bridgeport subdivision in Brandon around 8 p.m. Sunday. Moore was last seen walking on Northshore Parkway. Her purse was found…


Bomb Threat at Monroe County Detention Center

(Aberdeen, MS) — The perimeter was cleared inside and two bomb dogs sniffed their way through the facility after four bomb threats were called in to the Monroe County Detention Center Monday afternoon. According to authorities, the calls were made from a prepaid telephone and investigators are trying to track…


Mississippians Honor Nancy Reagan

(Mississippi) — On Monday, Governor Phil Bryant ordered all state flags be flown at half-staff in honor of Nancy Reagan. The executive order signed by Bryant stated that flags on all state buildings and grounds be flown at half-staff. The flags will stay at half-staff until sunset on Friday, the…


Shooting, Stolen Car Possibly Linked to Escapee

(Vicksburg, MS) — A Vicksburg driver was found shot Sunday morning and police are not ruling out that it’s related to the escaped suspect, Rafael McCloud. 52-year-old John Thomas was found shot multiple times around 6:30 a.m. Sunday in the 2100 block of North Frontage Road in Vicksburg and his…