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02/26/2015 - 10:18pm

JACKSON (AP) — First-term Gov. Phil Bryant picked up a Republican primary challenger Thursday, the day before candidates' deadline to qualify for statewide, regional and legislative races.

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02/26/2015 - 1:03pm
Rick Eric Bartley, 55, who served as headmaster at Laurel Christian School from 1999 to 2013, pled guilty to embezzling over $58,000 in cash from the school over the course of several years. This morning Bartley pled guilty to one count of Embezzlement in Excess of $25,000. According to Jones County District...
02/25/2015 - 1:51pm
EASTABUCHIE – His is a voice anyone who has lived in the Pine Belt any amount of time can recognize, even without seeing his face - one that has documented history, calmed nerves during hurricanes or other disasters or even brought recognition to someone making life better in their community.  WDAM TV-7...
02/25/2015 - 1:50pm
The Laurel Police Department is continuing to investigate a child shooting on Sunday in south Laurel that sent one child to the hospital. Capt. Tommy Cox with the Laurel Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division said LPD received a call around 6:00 p.m. on Sunday regarding an incident in a south...
02/25/2015 - 1:47pm
JACKSON (AP) — Former Mississippi Corrections Commissioner Christopher Epps and businessman Cecil McCrory are pleading guilty on federal corruption charges. Epps pleaded guilty to a count of money laundering conspiracy and a count of income tax evasion Wednesday before U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate...
02/25/2015 - 1:46pm
A Laurel teen remains behind bars after being arrested for a second drug charge in less than four months. Capt. Tommy Cox with the Laurel Police Department said at approximately 12:29 p.m. on Feb. 12, officers of the Laurel Police Departments Special Operations Team, Narcotics Division and the Criminal...
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