Police: man mauled by his own pit bull
Police say a Waveland man was hospitalized after he was mauled by his pit bull.
1 dead, 1 injured in boating mishap in Gulfport
Authorities say a boating mishap killed one teen and injured another while they were tubing in the Industrial Canal at Gulfport Lake.
Miss America coming to Vicksburg on Saturday
Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan has never been to Mississippi, and on her first visit to the state, her destination is Vicksburg.
Man charged after four-hour standoff
A 29-year-old Booneville man is being held on $250,000 bond on charges filed after a four-hour standoff Saturday with police at an apartment complex.
Ex-Ecru police officer set for sentencing
Former Ecru police officer Jody Mac Rock of Pontotoc is scheduled for sentencing Sept. 19 on two civil rights violations.
Gulfport man gets 17 years in hit-and-run death
A 27-year-old Gulfport man, who pleaded guilty to leaving the scene of an accident that resulted in the death of a 15-year-old, has been sentenced to 17 years by a Harrison County circuit judge.
Boy, 9, killed in accidental shooting
Authorities say a 9-year-old Raymond boy died after being shot at a home in Copiah County.
Miss. firefighter punched by son dies
A Mississippi firefighter whose son critically punched him during a family vacation last week in Florida has died of traumatic head injury.
Chase ends with recovery of SUV
Courtney Nixon Murray figured her SUV was gone for good after it was stolen from her home Tuesday.
Teenager charged in slaying wants out of jail
A Vicksburg teenager charged in the slaying of her stepmother has asked to be released on bail for the second time.
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