JPD asking for public’s help in unsolved murder case from 2016

The Jackson Police Department is requesting assistance from the public to help with information related to the death of 32-year-old Justin Jones.

US measles cases hit highest mark in 25 years

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 695 cases had been reported in 22 states this year as of Wednesday afternoon.
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  Skydiver reunited with prosthetic leg that flew off at 10,000 feet

The skydiver promised deputies he would use a tether during his next jump to make sure the prosthetic doesn’t fall off again.

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Missing Simpson Co. woman found by husband near family home

Gas leak at entrance of Patty Peck Honda in Ridgeland

Employees at neighboring Dollar Generals robbed at gunpoint the same night

Old Capitol Museum to close temporarily for repairs

  Infertility treatments still not covered by insurance in Mississippi

It's National Infertility Awareness Week.And it's a real-life struggle for one in eight couples.
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Facebook anticipates an FTC privacy fine of up to $5 billion

The company set aside $3 billion in its quarterly earnings report Wednesday as a contingency against the possible penalty but noted that the "matter remains unresolved."

  Local mothers react to popular baby sleeper being linked to more than 30 deaths

  Flooding concerns linger in lower Mississippi Delta

  Investigators believe murder suspect’s home was set on fire intentionally

Four Mississippi HBCUs win $50,000 in Home Depot’s ‘Retool Your School’ grant program

Teen involved in Vicksburg drive-by shooting arrested; Other suspect still at large

Third measles exposure found in new location in Hattiesburg

Jackson man wanted for felony drug poss. with intent to distribute

Agriculture Commissioner Announces Mississippi Hemp Cultivation Task Force

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  Remains found wrapped in plastic believed to be missing 5-year-old boy; Parents charged

Authorities say the couple reported Andrew “AJ” Freund missing on Thursday and told officers they had last seen him at bedtime the previous night.

SPORTS

Ole Miss basketball legend Johnny Neumann dies at 68

Ole Miss falls in extra-inning heartbreaker at Auburn

No. 11 Ole Miss came out on the wrong end of a terrific college baseball game Saturday, falling 6-5 in 10 innings at No. 23 Auburn.

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Mississippi universities set to increase tuition by 4% in the fall

Jackson man sentenced for producing child pornography

  “Senseless crime:” Police say they don’t know the motive behind the shooting death of Lil Lonnie

Sheriff’s office asking for information concerning missing Simpson County woman

  Warren Co. residents, leaders continue to pick up the pieces after tornadoes

Residents in Warren County are continuing to pick up the pieces after three EF-2 twisters ripped through the county last week, doing some major damage.
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  E. coli outbreak spreads to 10 states

The biggest outbreaks are in Kentucky, Tennessee and Georgia, but there are also reported cases in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Ohio and Virginia.

  Artists create murals to beautify and unite downtown’s inner city

  ‘He was very intellectual, smart beyond his years’; Murdered 14-year-old mourned by family, mentor

  MAE releases results of survey on teacher action

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