Parent Charged in School Bus Stabbing

(Claiborne County, MS) — After two students were stabbed on a school bus in Claiborne County Thursday morning, the parent of the attacker has been arrested. The attack stemmed from a dispute among three students. According to authorities, the suspect’s brother was involved in an altercation with another male student…


MS Governor Declares Confederate Heritage Month

(Jackson, MS) — Governor Phil Bryant has declared April as “Confederate Heritage Month”. The governor’s chief of communications, Clay Chandler said Gov. Bryant believes Mississippi’s history deserves study and reflection, no matter how unpleasant or complicated parts of it may be. Chandler said gaining insight from our mistakes and successes…


Presidential Candidates to Visit AR This Weekend

(Arkansas) — Super Tuesday is rapidly approaching and a few presidential candidates will be visiting Arkansas over the weekend through Monday. Donald Trump will be in Bentonville Saturday, Ted Cruz will be in Little Rock Saturday and Marco Rubio will be in Rogers Saturday. Ted Cruz will be in Springdale Sunday,…


Students Stabbed With Scissors on School Bus

(Claiborne County, MS) — Two Claiborne County students were injured Thursday morning on a school bus. It happened between 6:45 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. while the bus was completing its route. The students were allegedly stabbed with a pair of scissors by another student. Both students were taken to a…


One Person Dead in Rankin County Crash

(Rankin County, MS) – One person died in a car crash in Rankin County Thursday morning. Mississippi Highway Patrol said the fatal crash involving two vehicles happened on Hurdle Road in Pelahatchie. More information on this story as it becomes available.


Domestic Violence Could Be Grounds for Divorce in MS

(Jackson, MS) — Domestic violence could be another reason to legally divorce your spouse in Mississippi. On Wednesday, the Senate unanimously passed Senate Bill 2418, which would add domestic abuse as a 13th ground for divorce. The bill’s sponsor, Republican Sen. Sally Doty says the change would help people who are…


MS Man Faces 27 Counts of Child Abuse

(McComb, MS) — A McComb man is charged with 27 counts of felony child abuse after he recorded himself beating a disabled 5-year-old girl. 23-year-old Alex Mead was arrested by Pike County Sheriff’s deputies after the victim’s mother reported that Mead allegedly beat her daughter “mercilessly” and repeatedly while recording it…


Kasich Campaigns in Louisiana

(Metairie, LA) — Ohio Governor John Kasich took his campaign to the New Orleans suburb of Metairie, Louisiana Wednesday. Kasich answered questions and talked to the people about what he could do for their state as president. Kasich recently campaigned in Gulfport, Mississippi.


At Least 7 Tornadoes Confirmed in MS Tuesday

(Mississippi) — The National Weather Service confirmed that at least seven tornadoes hit Mississippi Tuesday. The strongest tornado, rated EF-2, hit Lamar County, killing one man. The second tornado, rated EF-1, was also in Lamar County. Smaller tornadoes that didn’t cause any injuries were located in Lincoln, Simpson, Pearl River,…


Boys & Girls Club Holds Burger Bash Benefit

(Tupelo, MS) — Professional and amateur chefs will compete in Tupelo in April at the inaugural Bud & Burgers. Mitchell Distributing will sponsor the event and the proceeds will go to the Boys & Girls Clubs of North Mississippi and the Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association. There will be a professional…