Shaw High School a Mississippi Landmark

(Shaw, MS) — The Mississippi Department of Archives and History recently designated Shaw High School as a Mississippi Landmark. This came after MDAH received a notice from the West Bolivar School District regarding needed repairs to the property. After a meeting with the school district about this issue, the MDAH…


MS Supreme Court Approves Gun in Workplace

(Jackson, MS) — The Mississippi Supreme Court recently ruled in favor of allowing guns in the workplace. Their new ruling states that public and private employers cannot fire workers who keep a handgun locked inside their car in the parking lot, even if the business has a policy against firearms…


Arkansas Student Has Perfect ACT Score

(Cabot, AR) — An Arkansas student has recently made a perfect score on the ACT. Cabot High School Junior, Jared Gilliam, has been recognized for scoring a 36 on his ACT. Gilliam took the test three times, scoring 30 on the first test, 35 on the second test and a…


Threats of Lawsuits After Jackson Airport Takeover

(Jackson, MS) — Jackson Municipal Airport Authority members, Jackson representatives and state lawmakers gathered at the State Capitol Wednesday vowing to fight the recent Jackson-Medgar Evers International Airport proposed board takeover in court. The airport board is presently appointed by Jackson’s mayor but a bill could allow state and metro…


Plane Unexpectedly Lands in Little Rock

(Little Rock, AR) — An American Eagle flight from Dallas to Memphis encountered turbulance Wednesday and landed at the Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport in Little Rock. The plane landed around 12 p.m. with two injured flight attendants. The flight attendants were taken to a local hospital to be…


Child Killed in Rankin County

(Pelahatchie, MS) — A child is dead after being hit by a car in Pelahatchie Wednesday night. The four-year-old child who lived in a home along the highway was hit by a driver who police say was going the speed limit. The incident is still under investigation. More information will…


Vehicle Accident Leaves 1 Dead, 2 Injured

(Lee County, MS) — A vehicle accident has left a Tupelo man dead. 58-year-old Herbert Rasche died at the scene of a wreck that occurred around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday on U.S. 278 near the Lee-Pontotoc County Line. Rasche attempted to cross the highway in a 2007 box-style truck when he…


Two Wives Caught Shoplifting

(Ridgeland, MS) — The wives of two Mississippi officials were taken into custody Monday for shoplifting. 36-year-old Amanda Vance Miles and 49-year-old Sheri Prestage were stopped in Belk department store at Northpark Mall with over $2,000 in jewelry. Miles had more than $200 worth of jewelry and Prestage had over…


Louisiana Man Killed in Arkansas Crash

(Lake Village, AR) — 32-year-old Earl Rosiere of Metairie, LA died after crashing into an oncoming 18-wheeler at a railroad crossing. The 18-wheeler was driven by 48-year-old James Brown of Wisconsin. They say the deadly crash happened Tuesday morning shortly after 3 on Highway 65 not far from Chicot Memorial…