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Mississippi Coast mom faces murder charge in child's hot car death

After a preliminary autopsy showed the boy's death was consistent with hyperthermia, an elevated body temperature, authorities charged Kash's mother, Elizabeth Marie Barhonovich, with second-degree murder. On Wednesday a judge set bond for Elizabeth Barhonovich, 28, at $50,000, the Sun Herald report

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN - 2018-06-20 15:24:00

Fatal wreck on Highway 49 in Stone County - WXXV 25

According to Mississippi Highway Patrol, the crash happened at 4:10 p.m. on Highway 49 Southbound near Perkinston Road. Upon arrival, it appeared a 41-year-old male of Mount Olive, Mississippi was traveling in the left lane of Highway 49 in a 2004 Honda Accord.

WXXV25.COM - 2018-06-18 19:15:49

SWAT team responding to home in Gulfport neighborhood

"We received a complaint of a person who is armed, displaying mental issues inside a house," Fulks said.

BILOXI SUN HERALD - 2018-06-19 15:18:00

2 found dead at Woolmarket Pharmacy, Biloxi police say

Biloxi police Major Chris DeBack has confirmed that two people were found dead Tuesday morning at the Woolmarket Pharmacy at 13066 Shriner's Blvd.De Back said police are at the scene and an investigation is under way.He could not provide any additional information.The Sun Herald will update this sto

BILOXI SUN HERALD - 2018-06-19 11:57:00

Two bodies found inside Woolmarket pharmacy - WXXV 25

It was business as usual for most of the morning at Woolmarket Pharmacy. That is until police received a call just after 11 a.m. reporting shots fired. Major Chris De Back with Biloxi PD said, “When officers arrived, we found out that there were two deceased people inside the pharmacy.”

WXXV25.COM - 2018-06-19 21:15:55

Long Beach police to deploy Narcan - WXXV 25

In an effort to save lives, Long Beach police and Gulf Coast HIDTA have partnered to purchase Naloxone which officers and staff are being trained to administer.Also known as Narcan, this emergency substance counteracts the life-threatening effects of an opioid overdose. Narcan is a life-saving tool

WXXV25.COM - 2018-06-19 19:20:32

Hattiesburg police officer assaulted, suspect on the loose

Crime has dropped 19 percent in the first quarter of 2018, Hattiesburg Police Chief Anthony Parker said. That's due to efforts by the department, the city and most importantly the citizens, he said.Lici Beveridge/Hattiesburg American

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN - 2018-06-18 18:21:00

Vancleave woman charged in death of infant son - WXXV 25

A Vancleave woman is charged with the June 14thdeath of her infant son.Sheriff Mike Ezell says 28-year-old Elizabeth Marie Barhonovich is charged with second degree murder. The sheriff says ten-month-old Kash Barhonovich died after being left in his mother’s vehicle for an unknown length of time whi

WXXV25.COM - 2018-06-19 21:53:53

Mississippi defensive end prospect Jaren Handy commits to Auburn

Jaren Handy, a 4-star defensive end prospect from Hattiesburg, Miss., announced his commitment to the Tigers on his Twitter account. On Saturday, another Mississippi defensive lineman, Jamond Gordon, committed to Auburn. They are the first Mississippi prep commits for Auburn since Deon Mix in the Cl

SECCOUNTRY.COM - 2018-06-18 17:48:53

Going to see the Blue Angels over Biloxi? Here's what you need to know.

Imagine gathering on Harrah's Great Lawn as people all around "ooh" and "ahh," or lying in the sand as theU.S. Navy Blue Angelsstreak overhead along the beach in Biloxi.With about a month to go until the"Blues Over Biloxi"on July 21-22, more details are out on the free air show at The Great Lawn at

BILOXI SUN HERALD - 2018-06-19 11:19:00

Accident in Gulfport at the intersection of Hwy 49 and Hwy 90 - WXXV 25

Over in Gulfport around 6:30 a.m., traffic was slowed when an accident involving two SUVs and a truck took place at the intersection of Highway 90 and Highway 49 near 30thAvenue.First responders and police were on the scene in front of the Port of Gulfport. They shut down the westbound lane to traff

WXXV25.COM - 2018-06-19 19:37:19

Mississippi Police Officer Shot; Suspect in Custody

Hattiesburg police spokesman Ryan Moore said there were eight officers from multiple agencies who went to the home on Lexington to serve the warrant. The suspect, who opened fire on the officers, fled into the wood line near the home, he said.

OFFICER.COM - 2018-06-19 00:00:00

A well-known Biloxi businessman admits he committed a federal crime

Biloxi businessman Ivan Spinner is the sixth person to plead guilty in a bid-rigging scheme that involved real estate auctions at county courthouses in South Mississippi.The owner of Gulf Coast Exotic Auto and Spinner Real Estate pleaded guilty Monday in U.S. District Court toone federal chargeof pr

BILOXI SUN HERALD - 2018-06-19 06:00:00

Man Arrested After Being Found In Cemetery With 5 Underage Girls, 2 Unconscious - The Dreamin Demon

OCEAN SPRINGS, MS– A man is (hopefully) re-examining his life choices after he was busted in a cemetery with five underage girls, two of which were passed out.


Social media meetup turns into armed robbery in Hattiesburg

Crime has dropped 19 percent in the first quarter of 2018, Hattiesburg Police Chief Anthony Parker said. That's due to efforts by the department, the city and most importantly the citizens, he said.Lici Beveridge/Hattiesburg American


McHenry woman dies in crash

“Upon arriving it appeared a 41-year-old male of Mt. Olive was traveling in the left lane of Hwy. 49 south in a 2004 Honda Accord,” the press release read. “The Honda went off of the left side of the road (toward the median), overcorrected and returned to Hwy. 49.


Sentencing set for Mississippi nurse practitioner

Susan Perry of Grand Bay, Ala., pleaded guilty Friday to one count of conspiracy to commit health care fraud in federal court in Hattiesburg.


Authorities searching for man who wounded Hattiesburg police officer

HATTIESBURG, Miss.(WHLT) - Police need the public's assistance locating Victor Kirksey who is considered armed and dangerous.On Monday, Hattiesburg Police and the Lamar County Sheriff's Department attempted to serve a warrant on Lexington Drive.When officers approached the house Kirksey opened fire

WJTV.COM - 2018-06-18 17:46:01

Emergency officials working accident on Hwy 49 near Brookyln

The Forrest County Sheriff's Department, MHP, AAA, and fire official units are currently on the scene assisting in the accident.


Police looking for 'armed and dangerous' man who reportedly shot Hattiesburg cop

Authorities in the Pine Belt are searching for a man who reportedly shot a Hattiesburg police officer.The Hattiesburg Police Department released an alert about 12:45 p.m. Monday warning the public to be on the lookout for Victory Kirksey.WDAM-TV reportedKirksey shot an officer in the leg Monday morn