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Suspect in Amarillo Explosion Charged with Possession of Destructive Device

The man suspected of causing an explosion at his residence in Amarillo, Texas on Monday has been federally charged, announced Acting U.S. Attorney for the ... Read more

1 day ago by Special to the Item.

Two Shreveport Men Sentenced in Federal Court on Firearms Charges

SHREVEPORT, La. – Acting United States Attorney Alexander C. Van Hook announced that two defendants from Shreveport have been sentenced in the Western District of Louisiana. Carnell ... Read more

1 day ago by Special to the Item.

Jury Convicts Registered Sex Offender of Attempted Enticement of a Minor

PADUCAH, Ky. – A federal jury convicted a registered sex offender today of attempting to entice a minor to engage in sexual activity. According to ... Read more

1 day ago by Special to the Item.

Nearly 80 Briefs Support Mississippi, Urging Supreme Court to Empower Women, Promote Life

Hundreds of experts yesterday filed 76 amicus briefs in the case of Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, urging the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold ... Read more

1 day ago by Special to the Item.

Three Plead Guilty to their Roles in Drug Trafficking Conspiracy

Jackson, Miss. – Two Mississippi men and a Louisiana man pled guilty today to their roles in a drug trafficking conspiracy, announced Acting U.S. Attorney ... Read more

1 day ago by Special to the Item.

Community Center construction stalled

In 2012 Mary Richardson came up with the concept of building a community health center here in the Pearl River County. Since then, District I ... Read more

2 days ago by David Thornton.

State health officials urge residents to get vaccinated

State health experts suggest that all residents get the COVID-19 vaccine, stating that most of the deaths related to the virus are occurring in people ... Read more

2 days ago by Jeremy Pittari.

Biloxi Man Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter Following Vehicle Accident at Keesler Air Force Base

JACKSON, Miss. – Emmett J. Bennett, 24, of Biloxi, was charged Thursday with involuntary manslaughter and operation of a vehicle while impaired causing death following a ... Read more

2 days ago by Special to the Item.

Today is July 30, 2021

National Cheesecake Day National Cheesecake Day on July 30th offers a slice of one of America’s favorite desserts. Order up a cheesecake with your favorite ... Read more

2 days ago by Special to the Item.

MBI issues silver alert for Hinds County woman

Update: The woman described in the press release below was found safe and sound.   The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued a Silver Alert ... Read more

2 days ago by Special to the Item.

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