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Infant Delivered After Shooting Dies
JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — The baby delivered 3-months prematurely by a Greenville woman who was shot five times by her boyfriend on Sunday has died. The six-months pregnant 23-year-old was transported to Delta Regional Medical Center and then flown to Jackson for treatment after police found her ly
Infant Murder Charges Hinge on Autopsy
GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Greenville Police released a statement Wednesday evening saying that they have been officially notified of the passing of the baby born three months prematurely to the 23-year-old woman who was found shot five times on a Greenville street Sunday afternoon. Assistant Chi
Fbi Arrests Wanted Greenville Murder Suspect
EVANSVILLE, IN (Ben Caxton) — A man wanted on outstanding warrants for Murder, Sexual Battery, and Attempted Rape involving two incidents in Greenville dating back to last August was arrested and sent back to Greenville by the FBI last month. Greenville Police revealed yesterday that 31-year-old Reg
Greenville Woman Gives Birth After Being Shot
GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — A pregnant Greenville woman was shot in the city on Sunday afternoon. Police discovered the 23-year-old suffering from five gunshot wounds after responding to a call on 300 block of South 8th Street in Greenville just after 3:00 PM. She was transported to Delta Regional
Mississippi Segregation Schools Ban Pregnant and LGBTQ Students
Yes, you read that right. In Mississippi, there are schools that ban pregnant and LGBTQ students from attending, according to Huffington Post. Mississippi senator Cindy Hyde-Smith recently revealed that she attended a segregation academy in the past and then later sent her daughter to one. Segregati
Misfiring Gun Saves Life Of Shell Employee
GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — A Greenville gas station attendant is alive today because a gun misfired during an armed robbery attempt early Sunday morning. According to the staff at the Shell station on Highway 82 East in Greenville, a man entered the store around 3:30 AM attempting to rob them, di
After Leaving Greenville Salvation Army Opens Store in Cleveland
CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — The Salvation Army apparently likes its new surroundings in Bolivar County. Just months after closing down operations in Greenville and moving into new headquarters in Cleveland, the Salvation Army has opened a new year-round store in the city. Suzzette McMillian Bogan,
Police: Man shot pregnant girlfriend; her baby died next day
GREENVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Authorities say a Mississippi man shot a pregnant woman he was dating five times, fatally injuring her baby, and later shot himself. The Delta Democrat-Times cites officials in a Thursday report saying 23-year-old Jonathan Driver was in critical condition after shooting hims
Mississippi man to stand trial in Michigan student's death
EAST LANSING — A Mississippi man was ordered to stand trial for murder in the fatal shooting of a Michigan State University student. Isai Berrones, 22, was shot and killed just before 3 a.m. on Oct. 12 at the 25 East student apartment complex, located in the 2500 block of Chandler Street in East Lan
GALLERY: No. 18 Mississippi State Defeats Cincinnati 70-59
The No. 18 ranked Mississippi State men's basketball team defeated Cincinnati 70-59 Saturday night at home. With the win, the Bulldogs go to 9-1 on the season. The Bulldogs outscored Cincinnati 37-32 in the first half. Freshman Reggie Perry led the Bulldogs in scoring in the half with 10 points.
Ex-convict believes Mississippi could lead the nation’s criminal justice reform
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It's Christmas Parade Time Throughout Mississippi
The streets of Pearl will be packed Saturday evening (12/15/2018) as people gather for the Pearl Christmas Parade. This year's theme is "It's a Candy Land Christmas." The parade lineup will be at the Clyde Muse Center at Hinds Community College and will travel to Highway 80, down College Drive and b
WATCH: New Mississippi State assistant Tony Hughes explains why he returned to Starkville
After serving as head coach at Jackson State the past three years, Tony Hughes is joining Joe Moorhead’s staff at Mississippi State. Though Hughes hasn’t worked with Moorhead, he does have experience in Starkville, having served as the Bulldogs’ recruiting coordinator and safeties coach from 2009 to
Patterson: Capitalism may be in trouble
Mississippi has more “Democrat Socialists” than I suspected. A breakdown of the votes in the Senate Special Election shows that the entire Delta Region, from Vicksburg to Memphis, voted to send a Democrat to Washington.
Mississippi town adding 'Skycops' to help fight crime
CLARKSDALE, Miss. - Clarkdale, Mississippi has had 12 homicides this year. Even the police chief said this was a rough year for the city. FOX13 found out the city is looking to put a new plan in place – Skycops.
Mississippi man shot and killed day before his son was born
CLARKSDALE, Miss. - A grieving mother told FOX13 after her son was shot multiple times outside a home in Clarksdale, Mississippi. She said her son never got to meet his baby boy - who was born the next day.
Hannah replaces Washington as election commission head
After the passing of Election Commissioner Chairman David Washington, the Bolivar County Board of Supervisors named his widow, Clotee Washington, to serve in his place. Ms. Washington will fill the position until a special election is held in November.
Man Arrested for Four Greenville Armed Robberies
GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — The Greenville Police Department have arrested a man they say was involved in four local armed robberies over the past month. 24-year-old Mychal Roberts was taken into custody on Monday charged with four counts of armed robbery. According to authorities Roberts displaye
Man fatally shot in Washington Co. after reportedly pointing a gun at deputies
SPRINGDALE, Ark. (AP) - Authorities in northwest Arkansas say deputies fatally shot a man who reportedly pointed a shotgun at them. The Washington County Sheriff's Office says deputies responded to a reported domestic disturbance Sunday night at a home in Springdale. Once there, the deputies encount
2 Mississippi children shot near hospital, suspect taken into custody: police
A Mississippi man has confessed to shooting two young children near a hospital late last month, Jackson police said on Monday. Alcantera Garner, 20, surrendered Monday evening and confessed to the Nov. 29 drive-by shooting near the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, The Clarion-Led