A woman was arrested on a DUI charge after a wreck in the Hancock County MS community of Lakeshore Saturday night. Hancock sheriff's chief deputy Don Bass says infant was in the car during the wreck on Lakeshore Road.
The general manager of Bayview Gourmet on Robinson Street in Ocean Springs MS announced in a Facebook post the restaurant would be closing April 25. Bayview Gourmet served the Gulf Coast breakfast and lunch options for over 20 years.
The lawsuit brought against Harrison County coroner Gary Hargrove by six black-owned funeral homes for racial discrimination has been resolved out of court, according to a joint press release from the attorneys on both sides of the case.
Glory Bound Gyro Co., and American twist on Greek cuisine, opens on Government Street in downtown Ocean Springs MS. There is a limited appetizer menu through the weekend. Popular items include gyros, Cheese Rolls, and homemade hummus.
Four people were arrested after a search of a drug house on Easterbrook Street in Bay St. Louis MS. It's the second raid at the abandoned home in less than a year. Officers found used syringes, rotted food and hazardous conditions.
A Harrison County Circuit Court judge on Tuesday sentenced Ernesto Martinez to life in prison after he pleaded guilty in Gulfport MS to 1 charge of touching a child for lustful purposes & 1 charge of sexual battery for molesting two girls.
A judge gave former Florida Gaotr Monty Grow a stiff sentence on healthcare-fraud conspiracy and money laundering charges. Mississippi Coast native Shane Matthews also got jail time in the scheme that targeted military families.
The Dollar General Store at 4401 Bienville Road reported an armed robbery Monday morning. The suspect used a gun and ran northwest, police said. He hid his face, wore gloves, a dark hoodie and dark jeans. Police want help to identify him.
11 teachers from South Mississippi received the annual Leo W. Seal Innovative Teacher Grants. The teachers were from middle. elementary and high schools along the MS Coast. Part of the tradition are chocolate apples from Hancock Bank.
Ocean Springs dispute over the Mississippi state flag took another ugly turn overnight Thursday as racist flyers appeared at many homes. The mayor called the people behind the flyers "racists cowards" and said the police are investigating.
At least six people, mostly doctors and dentists, have been called by a man who threatened to arrest them in they didn't put money on a Green Dot card and provide the PIN. The caller says he's with the Hancock County Sheriff's Department.
Jefferson Lee Jordan, 41, of Lucedale, has been arrested on multiple sex-crime charges against a child. George County deputies arrested him on charges of touching of a child and sexual battery of a child under the age of 14.