MS Chancery Court Judge Sandy Steckler faces Youth Court Judge Margaret Alfonso, also a former chancery court judge, at the polls on Tuesday. The judge presides over cases in Harrison, Hancock and Stone counties.
A South Carolina family traveling to Mexico says Hancock County, Mississippi, sheriff’s deputies illegally detained them, searched their van. The Southern Poverty Law Center is suing in case of racial profiling.
Darrell Williams Jr., a murder suspect found living in Waveland MS is accused of killing a Many LA man. Officials say the murder weapon used in Sabine Parish LA could have been used in four other homicides.
Kristy May Pate of Pass Christian MS died after a crash in Bay St. Louis on Mississippi 603. She was switching seats with her driver after they had left Cruisin’ The Coast. Shane Hicks now faces a felony charge.
Grady Keith Farmer has been arrested after a juvenile was hit while waiting at a bus stop in Bay St. Louis MS, police say. It was a hit and run and he faces a felony charge. She is hospital in New Orleans.
In 2014, Bay-Waveland middle school student Marion Pohl was already a cheerleader and kicker on the football team. When she was elected homecoming queen, it made for a very busy night for her. Pohl went on to kick two field goals.