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Brookhaven Police, Lincoln County Sheriff's Office work 24 traffic accidents Tuesday; police, sheriff's reports

Police reports The Brookhaven Police Department reports for Tuesday were as follows: Suspicious vehicle on Hwy. 51 Theft on South Church Street Suspicious vehicle on West Highland Road Traffic accident on South Railroad Avenue Vehicle accident on Hwy. 84 Traffic accident on Rogers Circle Traf

DAILY LEADER - 2018-01-17 23:59:59

Man charged in Expose shooting

A shooting that left an Expose man wounded has led to charges for another Marion County man. Burnett Flowers, 30, of Columbia was arrested shortly after the incident that occurred near 1:30 Sunday morning at 98 Ratliff Loop in Expose. A shooting that left an Expose man wounded has led to charges for

COLUMBIANPROGRESS.COM - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Icy roads cause delays and closings in the Metro

The winter storm is continuing to cause travel problems across the state. The Mississippi Highway Patrol is advising people not to travel unless they have to because of the icy conditions of the roads. Major closures include Jackson Public Schools, Madison County Schools and Rankin County Schools.

WAPT - 2018-01-17 13:45:00

Clerk shot in armed robbery

Columbia police are seeking information on suspects who shot a clerk at the Family Dollar on South High School Avenue during an armed robbery Saturday morning. Detective Capt. Rita Pickering said they are looking for two suspects who were wearing long jackets, toboggans and scarves that covered thei

COLUMBIANPROGRESS.COM - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Ex-officer pleads to sex charge

A former Columbia Police Department officer avoided jail time after pleading guilty Tuesday to a charge that he had sex with a woman who was under post-release supervision in 2014. Shawn Williams, who had been scheduled to go to trial Wednesday, is the last of four officers to be sentenced in the ca

COLUMBIANPROGRESS.COM - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Lumberton man sentenced in '14 aggravated assault case

A Lumberton man who stabbed a store manager three years ago was sentenced last week to aggravated assault by 15th District Circuit Court Judge Prentiss Harrell to the maximum allowed - 20 years, with at least 12 years to serve. Lamont Williams received the sentence last Friday morning at the Marion

HUBCITYSPOKES.COM - 2018-01-18 00:48:00

UPDATE: Hinds County DA calls Jackson murder suspect's release "unconstitutional"

A Jackson murder suspect -- deemed a danger to the community -- has been released because he was never indicted by a grand jury, a move the district attorney calls "unconstitutional." Police initially charged 21-year-old Nicholas Coats with killing 23-year-old Chelsie Lynn Kirschten on August 17, 20

MSNEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-17 18:56:12

Wintry weather brings wrecks, closures, power shortages

For the second time in six weeks, southwest Mississippi got more winter than expected. A mix of snow and ice encased streets, triggered numerous vehicle accidents and shut down most businesses and all schools. The mess came amid record low temperatures that strained power grids, with utilities urgin

ENTERPRISE-JOURNAL - 2018-01-17 18:18:00

Police: New Canaan woman drove drunk, nearly hit pole

NEW CANAAN - A 56-year-old New Canaan woman was charged after allegedly driving drunk down New Norwalk Road. Police said an officer saw Sheryl Moroch, of Millport Avenue, swerve down New Norwalk Road and almost hit a utility pole. The officer stopped Moroch and, upon speaking with her, smelled alcoh

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-17 16:01:10

New Canaan teen victim in assault: "I just wanted him to stop."

NORWALK - What started as a simple night of hanging out with friends and watching TV quickly turned into a violent nightmare for one New Canaan teenager when a "stampede" of Darien teens descended on his friend's basement and assaulted him. At Norwalk Superior Court Wednesday, the teen victim relive

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-01-17 21:37:31

Woman Accused Of Kicking New Canaan Police Officer During Arrest

NEW CANAAN, CT - A 37-year-old Darien woman, who got into a similar dust up with police last year, was charged with assaulting a police officer after police stopped her on bicycle and she kicked one of them, according to New Canaan police. Arrested Monday, Jan. 15, was Adaobi Kurylov, of Camp Avenue

PATCH - 2018-01-17 18:53:28

New Canaan man charged after teen crashes his ATV

NEW CANAAN - Police charged a 65-year-old New Canaan man with reckless endangerment after a crash on his ATV left a teen in the hospital. On Dec. 8 around 6 p.m., police responded to Deep Valley Road where a 14-year-old crashed an all-terrain vehicle into a tree. The teen, who had cuts on his face,

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-17 16:00:37

2 arrested in alleged drug bust in Norwalk

Scott Kostrna (left) and Christopher Macdow (right) (Photo: Norwalk police) NORWALK, Conn. (WTNH) - Two men are facing charges after an alleged drug bust in Norwalk. Police say over a three-month period, investigators made three controlled purchases of crack cocaine from 49-year-old Christoper Mac

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-17 15:58:09

10-year-old boy dies from flu complications

NEW CANAAN, CT (News 12 CT/WSFB/CNN) - An otherwise healthy fourth grader from Connecticut died when a severe case of the flu turned into pneumonia, doctors say. Nico Mallozzi, 10, was in Buffalo, NY, with his family for a hockey tournament over the weekend, but he didn't play in any games because h

WTOL-TV - 2018-01-17 10:38:23

Report: 10-year-old New Canaan boy's death could be flu related

NEW CANAAN, Conn. (WTNH)- A local 10-year-old boy's death over the weekend could be flu related, according to the New Haven Register. Fourth-grader Nico Mallozzi, of New Canaan, was at a hockey tournament in New York this past weekend, when he left after being too sick. Related: New Canaan 10-year-o

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-16 12:03:54

Police charge New Canaan teen for drinking party

NEW CANAAN - Police charged a New Canaan 16-year-old after breaking up a drinking party of about 30 teens. On Jan. 13 around 9 p.m., police responded to North Wilton Road on an anonymous tip about a house party. When police arrived, 20 to 30 teens ran from one of the homes. Inside, police found empt

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2018-01-17 15:38:31

Medford man arrested after firing shots at deputies in Taylor County

TAYLOR COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU) -- A Medford man is arrested after the Taylor County Sheriff's Office said he fired shots at law enforcement officers. The sheriff's office said 31-year-old Jake Wendt was arrested after holding two adults and a child inside a home and firing rounds at officers. It happene

WEAU-TV 13 - 2018-01-18 06:53:00

Butler steps in as Merrill area conservation warden

As of Jan. 9, Curt Butler has stepped in as the most recent DNR Conservation Warden assigned to southern Lincoln County. An Oshkosh native, Butler comes to the Merrill area after completing a year of initial training in his new role. Following graduation from UW-Stevens Point's Natural Resources-L

MERRILLFOTONEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Wood County's Big Brothers Big Sister merges with central Wisconsin organization

WOOD COUNTY - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Wood County has merged with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Wisconsin. BBBS Wood County has served the area in Marshfield for several years, but the organization had limited staff and funds. The board of directors in Wood County reviewed its options and

STEVENSPOINTJOURNAL.COM - 2018-01-17 15:30:26

Merrill community offers support for pastor badly injured in crash

As a prominent pastor in Merrill is fighting for his life, his community speaks out about the impact he has on them. James "Jim" Weiland is in critical condition following a crash in Oneida County Friday. He has worked at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church since 1996. "He has a big impact on the com

WAOW - 2018-01-17 03:42:00