Parchman Guards Confiscate Illegal Pecan Pie

PARCHMAN, MS (Ben Caxton) — Parchman prison authorities have confiscated an illegal Pecan pie from inmates at the Parchman Work Camp. The offending pie was part of a haul of contraband seized including tobacco, cell phones & chargers, marijuana, shanks, dice, and gang paraphernalia. The guards were apparently too late…


Trial Date Set In Officer Manslaughter Case

LONG BEACH, MS (Ben Caxton) — An April trial date is set for the former Mississippi police officer charged with second-degree murder after her daughter died in a hot patrol car. 28-year-old Cassie Barker has pleaded not guilty. The former Long Beach officer is accused of leaving 3-year-old unattended in…