Retired police K-9 dumped at animal shelter gets adopted by his old trainer

Ringo, isn’t just your average Labrador retriever; he’s also a retired Jackson police officer. A 9 year veteran on the police force, Ringo was trained in Jackson by Randy Hare at the Alpha Canine Training Center.
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Johnson & Johnson knew its baby powder was often tainted with asbestos for years, report says

A Reuters investigation found that for decades, Johnson & Johnson sought to hide the fact that in many cases cancer-causing asbestos contaminated the talc that was used to produce its talcum powder products.


Alton Sterling’s son accused of raping child; bond set

Mississippi to welcome new State Forester

South Alabama woman says she found mouse in can of green beans

Two armed gunmen rob Byram gas station

301 pounds of marijuana seized after traffic stop in MO

The drugs were in vacuum sealed bags according to officials.
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Texas judge dismantles Obamacare, ruling individual mandate unconstitutional

A federal judge in Texas ruled that the rest of the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, was inextricably linked to the individual mandate, and so the whole law is unconstitutional.

Sex offender chosen to lead Mid-South Christmas parade

Bomb threat being investigated in Pearl; threats happening nationwide

State inmate asks Supreme Court to order his execution immediately

Doctors warn of the tampon recall posing a serious health threat

  Residents fed up with violence after woman is shot while sitting inside Waffle House

Hinds County District Attorney’s office gives Christmas party to crime victim

Man sentenced to life in prison for drug trafficking

Man sentenced to three years in prison for stealing Veteran’s identity and benefits

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Watch: Pair of horses pull tractor trailer up icy hill

The two work horses surprised everyone - especially the truck driver.


  Johnson leads Alcorn into Celebration Bowl

  Alcorn prepares for the Celebration Bowl

Southern Miss to lose Marshall from football schedule

Former Bulldog ties NFL record

USM football gets 4 JuCo commitments

Southern Miss adds highly-regarded Tennessee QB to football commitment list.


TRAFFIC ALERT: Center lanes of I-20 to close in Hinds County

‘Adulting Day’ teaches local high school seniors how to cook, change a tire, pay bills

Dr. Thomas E. Dobbs named new State Health Officer

Win $100K by ditching your smartphone for a year

Two former Smith Co. Sheriff’s Deputies indicted for having sexual relations with inmate

Wayne Thompson and Charles Johnson were served with indictment papers by the AG’s office last Wednesday, December 5.
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Trump picks Mick Mulvaney as acting chief of staff

Mulvaney is currently the director of the Office of Management and Budget.

  Car crashes into Jackson restaurant

Man dies after trailer catches fire in Natchez

Woman shot while sitting inside Jackson Waffle House

Toyota, Lexus vehicles recalled again due to possible Takata airbag explosions