The Mississippi Department of Education says it has no authority to impose disciplinary action against the Jackson County superintendent regarding the district's failure to report the assault of a disabled student on a school bus.
A Biloxi MS man named Brian Paul was arrested by Long Beach police after being accused of pocketing about $6,300 for home repair work, the Long Beach police chief said. Brial Paul also faces charges in Vancleave.
Funeral arrangements have been announced for Blayze Broadus and Jonathan McCommon, who both died in a car crash in Pascagoula, MS, Saturday morning. They were both rising seniors at Pascagoula High School. Police are investigating the crash.
Pascagoula, MS, Police Capt. Doug Adams said two teens are dead after a car crash early Saturday morning. The Pascagoula-Gautier School district identified the teens as Pascagoula High School students Blayze Broadus and Jonathan McCommon.
Eight more people have filed suit against Mississippi Coast neurologist Dr. Terry Millette for misdiagnosing the SRHS patients in Jackson County MS with multiple sclerosis. There are 15 lawsuits total.
The Jackson County MS Sheriff said an 18-year-old Ocean Springs man was arrested on multiple charges after a mother says she caught the teen "on top of" her daughter while another teen took photos. Another teen is wanted on similar charges.
Moss Point MS police are looking for Devarian Raheem Edwards who is "armed and extremely dangerous" after an armed carjacking and crime spree ended in one death. Two other men have been arrested and one is dead.
Jennifer Linzey of Ocean Springs MS wishes she had checked with the Mississippi State Board of Contractors before her home remodeling job. They could have told her that the man she hired, Shaun Dennison, was not a licensed contractor.
Jackson County MS District Attorney Tony Lawrence wants law changes to pave the way for prosecuting people in Mississippi on felony charges in abuse cases such as the assault on a St. Martin special education student on a school bus.
Jackson County MS mother Holly Fedele told the Jackson County School Board that she wants to see superintendent Barry Amacker removed from office after abuse of a special needs girl went unreported to the Mississippi Department of Education.
Joseph Hines of Ocean Springs, MS, man was arrested Monday after Jackson County deputies say they found marijuana plants inside his home in the St. Andrews community in Jackson County on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Moss Point MS police arrested Henry Belle Watson in connection to a May 13 stabbing outside of Club Silk, Police chief Brandon Ashley said. Watson is accused of trying to clean up the scene of the crime.