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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.
Woman charged in Kahuna’s Bar shooting in Ocean Springs - WXXV 25
An Ocean Springs woman has been charged with murder after a shooting at a bar early Saturday morning left one man dead.Thirty-six year-old Melinda Tennort voluntarily went to Ocean Springs police to speak with authorities on her knowledge of the shooting at Kahuna’s Bar on Bienville Boulevard shortl
Man wounded in Motel 6 shooting was convicted of murder last week
According to the Mobile County District Attorney's Office, Jason Massey wasone of two people shot at the motelSaturday morning. The other person who was shot, who has not been identified, was killed.
Coast artist’s vase is up for bid at famous Christie’s auction house. It’s valued at $10K.
A glazed ceramic vase created by George Ohr, who dubbed himself the Mad Potter of Biloxi, is up for salethrough Christie’sin London as part of a curated auction of modern and contemporary ceramics.Biddinghas openedfor pieces in the auction, Un/Breakable, and closes Oct. 2.Ohr died in 1918, when cera
Wanted for shoplifting at the Edgewater Mall - WXXV 25
The male suspect entered the store wearing light-colored khaki shorts, white shoes, and a long-sleeved white shirt with dreadlocks. The female on the right was wearing a black top with ‘Brooklyn’ in white letters on the front, red pants, and black shoes.
Ocean Springs Swingster property to be revamped as mixed-use development
OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) - Two coast developers plan to turn the old Swingster property in Ocean Springs into a mixed use development.On Monday, Jackson County supervisors approved a $850,000 thousand bid from John Oropesa and Jim Hardin of OHOS Land, LLC.Plans for the land on Government Street coul
Moss Point budget proposal meeting - WXXV 25
The Moss Point Board of Aldermen will gather at city hall tomorrow night to discuss the city’s budget proposal.There could be a 5.42 millage tax increase in Moss Point. The budget also includes cutting four non-essential positions.- Advertisement -Moss Point Mayor Mario King tells News 25 the propos
Citizen Police Academy in Gulfport - WXXV 25
This free academy includes sessions on control operations, narcotics enforcement, K-9 units, and much more.
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;
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.
Playboy Bunny died hours after 1967 Biloxi performance. What’s fact? What’s folklore?
She dated John Kennedy, starred in a movie withLittle Richardand recorded a couple of songs with Jimi Hendrix.Hollywood starlet and Playboy Bunny Jayne Mansfield had a huge career in the 1960s. She was a hard-working mother whose job took her from the top of marquees to being the headline performer
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
Caught on Camera: Shooting in Downtown Mobile
A shooting early Sunday morning in Downtown Mobile sent a man to the hospital.Mobile Fire Rescue said one person was rushed to the hospital after being shot in the stomach.A video reportedly showing the shooting was posted to Facebook.At this point, police are still investigating why someone pulled
Mississippi State Police Agency Will No Longer Buy Nike Over Kaepernick Campaign
Mississippi’s Department of Public Safety includes the state Highway Patrol, Bureau of Narcotics, Bureau of Investigation, Office of Homeland Security, Crime Lab and Medical Examiner.
Ocean Springs man murdered at Kahuna's Bar, police searching for suspects
Ocean Springs police are searching for three people in connection with the murder of an Ocean Springs man in the parking lot of Kahuna's bar on U.S. 90. At left is a person of interest known only to police as "D.J." The center photo shows another person of interest, Melinda Tennort (although police
Mississippi law enforcement agency says it will no longer buy Nike brand following Kaepernick ad
“As commissioner of the Department of Public Safety, I will not support vendors who do not support law enforcement and our military,” Commissioner Marshall Fisher toldThe Associated Press.
Vancleave woman among victims in fatal Ocean Springs crash
Killed in the crash were 24-year-old Rachel Byrd of Vancleave, and 34-year old Jonathan Fruth of Gulfport. Melton Helton, 58, of Gulf Shores, Ala., is in the intensive care unit at the University of South Alabama Medical Center in Mobile.
High School football: Biloxi vs. Northshore - WXXV 25
We’re already five weeks into the high school football seasons. Ten local teams are on a bye this week, gearing up for district play.Biloxi taking on Northshore out of Louisiana.- Advertisement -Game tied 7-7 in the fourth quarter. This is the last home game for Big Red until October.
Jackson man arrested in Biloxi shooting case
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Biloxi police have arrested a Jackson man in connection with a shooting investigation.Major Chris De Back reports Winston Lamar Thompson, 29, is charged with aggravated assault. The charge stems from a shooting that happened on Sept 10th at an apartment complex on Iberville Drive
One dead, one injured in shooting
One person was found dead at a Motel 6 on the I-65 Beltline, and another was found shot and injured at a nearby business, presumbaly the Altitude Trampoline/West Marine parking lot.