Seven Mississippi Players Named To All-SEC Team

OXFORD, MS (Ben Caxton) — Seven Ole Miss and Mississippi State football players have been named to the 2017 Associated Press All-SEC team. After a record-breaking season, Ole Miss’ sophomore Wide Receiver A.J. Brown was a first-team All-SEC selection. He surpassed the Ole Miss single-season record for receiving yards with…


Bomb Threats Don’t Stop Milwaukee Tool Expansions

GREENWOOD, MS (Ben Caxton) — Milwaukee Tool is expanding operations at three Mississippi locations, investing $33.4 million and creating 660 jobs. The expansions are planned over the next four years at the company’s sites in Greenwood, Jackson and Olive Branch to accommodate cordless power tool and accessory manufacturing and additional…



Man Arrested In NBA Star’s Death

MEMPHIS, TN (Ben Caxton) — Memphis authorities arrested a man yesterday in connection with the murder of former NBA basketball star Lorenzen Wright. Wright was shot and killed seven and a half years ago, in 2010. The Shelby County District Attorney’s Office and Memphis Police Department held a news conference…




Arkansas Medical Marijuana Bids To Be Announced

LITTLE ROCK, AR (Ben Caxton) — The Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission says the highest-scoring bids to become the first legal growers of medical marijuana in the state will be announced February 27th. The five-member commission will receive 95 applications for one of the state’s five cultivator licenses in two weeks…