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One person killed, three critically injured in Friday night shootings, say MPD

And two male victims were shot in the 3000 block of Pershing, north of Summer Avenue and taken to the hospital in critical condition, according to MPD.


Vermont prisoners to be moved to Mississippi prison run by CoreCivic - VTDigger

DOC Deputy Commissioner Mike Touchette declined to say where prisoners would go, citing a state statute regarding contracts, and has not provided VTDigger with a copy of the contract.


Cats suffer bad loss to Mississippi State

Kansas State was flattened by Mississippi State 31-10yesterday in Manhattan, and honestly, it could have been much, much worse. The Bulldogs had 384 yards on the ground, 211 of those yards from elite running back Kylin Hill. For comparison,the Wildcats had just 213 yards of total offense.


Mississippi leaders weigh in on MDOC issues

In July 2018, two-time murder Michael Floyd Wilson escaped from the South Mississippi Correctional Institution in Leakesville. In August, 16 inmates died while in MDOC custody.


Greenville Police Kill Suspect After Brief Chase

GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — A Friday chase and gunfight ended up with police shooting, and killing a suspect in Greenville Friday afternoon. Police were called to the 1200 block of Delesseps Street after residents had called reporting two people firing weapons in the area. When they arrived office


Mississippi State 31, Kansas State 10

STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State rolled up 538 yards of total offense, holding Kansas State to just over 200, in dominating the Wildcats 31-10 in an SEC-Big 12 battle at Manhattan, Kan., Saturday afternoon.


Kylin Hill makes Mississippi State a potential spoiler in SEC West

In one of the earlier kickoffs on Saturday in Week 2, the No. 18 Mississippi State Bulldogs put together a dominating road victory over the Kansas State Wildcats in Manhattan,31-10.


My AP top 25: Boise State, Mississippi State trending up as Michigan State, USC drop

Here’s something that doesn’t happen often in the world of top 25 voting: The top of my ballot went almost unchanged this week.The only alteration I made in the top 10 was swapping Stanford (now No. 9) and Notre Dame (now No 10). Both teams have looked good this season, but the Cardinal have looked


Gordon's heavy rains wash away rural Mississippi dam

Trucks with the Alabama Department of Transportation work to block off a flooded part of US Highway 98 while fighting rain from Tropical Storm Gordon on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, in Spanish Fort, Ala. Tropical Storm Gordon never became a hurricane but it was deadly all the same, as it made landfall


Coroner IDs body found in Mississippi River near Jefferson Barracks Bridge

Jefferson Barracks BridgeCOLUMBIA, Ill. – The Monroe County Coroner’s Office identified a man whose body was pulled from the Mississippi River earlier this week.Sheriff’s deputies contacted the coroner’s office on Wednesday morning after discovering the body at Luhr’s Landing near Columbia.Monroe Co


K-State's quarterback duo struggles in 31-10 loss to Mississippi State

MANHATTAN, Kan. —Nick Fitzgeraldreturned from a suspension to throw two touchdown passes,Kylin Hillran for 211 yards and accounted for three scores, and No. 18 Mississippi State’s swarming defense shut down Kansas State in a 31-10 rout on Saturday.


Mississippi College football scores for September 8

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Most of the state’s college football teams had games Saturday, only Belhaven had an open date.Mississippi State -31...Kansas State - 10Westminister College at Millsaps...1 p.m.Southern Illinois at Ole Miss...3 p.m.Louisiana-Monroe at Southern Miss...6 p.m.Jackson State - Tenness


Teen, 17, killed after crashing car into back of Mississippi school bu | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic

PANOLA COUNTY, Miss. -A17-year-old girl diedWednesday after crashing her car into a school bus in northern Mississippi, school district officials said.


Tough times continue for Wolves as they fall to 0-3 with loss to Bulldogs

Cleveland Central High School, formed out of the consolidation of Cleveland High School and East Side High School, had great success in its first season of high school football last year, going 12-1 with the only the loss coming in the 5A State Playoffs. Last year’s team had 31 seniors on the roster


Kansas State vs. Mississippi State odds: 2018 college football picks, and top insider predictions from expert who's 5-0 on Wildcats games

The Kansas State Wildcats are 20-2 in home non-conference games in Bill Snyder's second stint as head coach, but that will be tested on Saturday when they host the Mississippi State Bulldogs at noon ET in a key SEC/Big 12 showdown. The Bulldogs are seven-point favorites installed by Vegas, up a poin


Mississippi playwright's life comes full circle - from running the lights to running the show - in 'Morningside' | Mississippi Today

Sherry LucasTopher Payne, sitting with cast member Jo Ann Robinson, brings his play “Morningside” to New Stage Theatre. The comedy runs Sept. 11-23.


LIVE UPDATE: Kansas State vs. Mississippi State

MANHATTAN, Kan. —will face No. 18 Mississippi State at Bill Snyder Family Stadium in week two of college football.The Wildcats and Bulldogs will square off on ESPN for an 11 a.m. CT kickoff.WATCH—LISTEN—STATSFollow alongwith live updates and analysis in the space below by refreshing the page, and jo


Sports betting gaining attention in Mississippi - WCBI TV | Your News Leader

“Ever since casinos came to Mississippi in 1992 people have always asked, ‘Do you have sports gambling’ and now that it’s finally here people are super excited about it,” said Neal.


Clarksdale, MS Man Charged With Assaulting On Duty Police Dispatcher

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) -A Clarksdale, Mississippi man is charged after police say he assaulted a police dispatcher who was on duty at the department.


Mississippi John Hurt Festival held

Coila native Ben Wiley Payton's onstage homage to Mississippi John Hurt and the blues tradition chiefly shone on Saturday afternoon on the museum grounds east of Avalon, but on Sunday, he led the faithful in a rededication of St. James Church.