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Family looking for answers after Mississippi woman found dead at New Orleans truck stop

CLARKSDALE, Miss. — A Clarksdale, MS woman was found dead Wednesday at a truck stop in New Orleans. Her family is searching for answers.

WREG - 2018-09-18 03:14:09

Mississippi man in wheelchair charged in shooting death of mom, grandma and sister!

A Mississippi man in a wheelchair was arrested Sunday after his mother, grandmother and sister were found shot to death at a home, police said. Maurice Forte, 22, was...

JOY105.COM - 2018-09-18 00:00:00

Mississippi US senate candidate wants Blacks to stop 'begging' for scraps

Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Mississippi State Sen. Chris McDaniel casts his ballot at the George Harrison Building on June 24, 2014 in Ellisville, Mississippi. Tea Party-backed republican candidate for U.S. Senate, Mississippi State Sen Chris McDaniel is battling against incumbent U.S. Sen

THEGRIO - 2018-09-16 23:14:14

1 dead, 3 injured in Grenada traffic accident

GRENADA, Miss. (WTVA) - One person died as a result of a traffic accident in Grenada.According to Grenada Fire Chief Ronnie Willis, Sr., the incident happened Sunday night sometime near 8:18.

WTVA.COM - 2018-09-17 10:41:00

UPD Arrests Students in Hit-and-Run That Left Another Student Injured; Local Police Report Busy Weekend - HottyToddy.com

On Monday, Sept. 17, the driver of the vehicle, John Walsten, turned himself into UPD officials. Walsten, 18, was charged with leaving the scene of an accident with injuries. During an initial appearance before a judge at Lafayette County Justice Court, Walsten’s bond was set at $15,000. Walsten, of

HOTTYTODDY.COM - 2018-09-17 17:48:36

After experiencing an Ole Miss football game for the first time, I get it now

OXFORD, Miss. —Somewhere between the pickle martini at Bouré and the 10th Hoddy Toddy chant I witnessed in The Grove, it hit me.

SATURDAYDOWNSOUTH.COM - 2018-09-18 08:30:23

‘Morning Joe’ taping catapults Mississippi Senate races into national spotlight

OXFORD – Just minutes before a live interview on the MSNBC television show “Morning Joe,” U.S. Senate candidate Mike Espy sipped coffee and straightened his jacket as he watched the segment before his on a backstage screen.“Yeah, I do get nervous sometimes,” Espy told a reporter backstage when asked

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-09-17 17:33:00

How One Woman Is Trying To Save Mississippi Through The Power Of Vegetables

Cindy Ayers Elliott is probably not the first person to have a life-altering epiphany after hearing Michelle Obama speak. For Ayers Elliott, the aha moment came around 2010 at a conference she attended in Washington where Obama spoke aboutLet’s Move!, her healthy foods initiative. Ayers Elliott had

HUFFINGTONPOST - 2018-09-18 11:13:17

Woman from Mississippi found dead at truck stop in New Orleans

The store manager, who did not want to be identified, says she received a call from a dispatcher, asking them to conduct a welfare check. They discovered the doors were locked.

WWL-TV - 2018-09-18 03:38:50

Mississippi's Department of Public Safety Refuses to Buy Nike Products Following Kaepernick Ad

Mississippi Department of Public Safety Commissioner Marshall Fisher (left) joins a long line of public officials who have decried Nike for making former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick the face of its 30th anniversary “Just Do It” ad campaign. (Photo credits: Clarion Ledger, left;

ATLANTA BLACKSTAR - 2018-09-17 17:35:32

Mississippi man kills his family in Jackson home

When they arrived on scene, they found a man in a wheelchair just outside the home, and a firearm was near him.

FOX8LIVE.COM - 2018-09-17 00:18:00

Oxford wins final 1-6A tune up; Water Valley passes first test

For most high schools, region play is here.This week, all the preparation of building a non-region schedule worthy of getting teams ready for the rigors of region play will be put to the test.But last week Oxford had one final tune-up while Water Valley showed they can handle the pressure of a close

OXFORD EAGLE - 2018-09-17 14:30:41

Mississippi Senate Candidate Says Black People Should Stop 'Begging for Federal Government Scraps'

He participated in a panel discussion at the University of Mississippi in Oxford on Friday for a segment of the show. Eddie S. Glaude Jr., chairman of the African-American Studies Department at Princeton University, was also a panelist and questioned the candidate's commitment to the Black community

DIVERSITYINC - 2018-09-17 16:27:24

Man dies in motorcycle accident

A 31-year-old man died in a motorcycle accident Sunday in Horn Lake after apparently losing control and crashing into a guardrail.Interim DeSoto County Coroner Josh Pounders said the victim has been identified as Johnny Lynn Green, 31, of Southaven.Green is the grandson of Paul Leslie Riley, a forme

DESOTO TIMES TODAY - 2018-09-17 23:49:00

Mississippi State Police Agency Will No Longer Buy Nike Over Kaepernick Campaign

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi’s state police agency says it will no longer buy Nike products, with Public Safety Commissioner Marshall Fisher saying he won’t spend money with “vendors who do not support law enforcement and our military.”


Video Of These 2 Fans At Alabama-Ole Miss Is Going Viral

OXFORD, MS - NOVEMBER 17: General view of fans watching the game between the LSU Tigers and the Mississippi Rebels at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium at Hollingsworth Field November 17, 2007 in Oxford, Mississippi. LSU beat Mississippi 41-24. (Photo by Joe Murphy/Getty Images)


Shots Fired Near Ole Miss Campus

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - Shots were fired near the Ole Miss Campus Saturday night.Students were sent a Rebalert at 7:50 p.m. advising them to avoid the area.The University sent another alert at 8:38 p.m. saying authorities cleared the area.It also stated The University of Mississippi and surrounding a


Mississippi police agency will no longer purchase Nike products, public safety commissioner says

Mississippi's public safety commissioner said the state agency, which includes state police, will no longer be allowed to purchase Nike products following theColin Kaepernick ad campaign.

USA TODAY - 2018-09-16 15:21:00

5 Key Facts About The Jessica Chambers Murder Case: Why Was The Small Town Cheerleader Burned Alive? - CrimeFeed

COURTLAND, MS — On December 6, 2014, a beautiful 19-year-old cheerleader named Jessica Chambers was set on fire in the small town of Courtland, Mississippi.


Live game updates: No. 1 Alabama at Ole Miss

OXFORD, Miss. --No. 1Alabama will face Ole Miss in both teams' SEC opener this afternoon at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.The Crimson Tide and Rebels will square off at 6 p.m. CT (ESPN).WATCH|LISTEN|STATSFollow alongwith live updates and analysis in the space below by refreshing the page, and join the di