Mississippi Lottery Corporation announces date lottery tickets will go on sale

The MLC has started mailing acceptance letters to the to the first approved lottery retailers. They will keep sending these acceptance letters as more retailers meet the requirements and are approved to sell.

  Fort Worth police chief: ‘Absolutely no excuse’ for officer fatally shooting woman

Interim Police Chief Ed Kraus told reporters at a news conference that the victim, Atatiana Jefferson, behaved as any Texas homeowner would do if he or she heard a prowler.
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  Mom reunites with child she thought was dead

The baby she was told had died at birth is now an adult and wants to get to know her.

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  Bidding a fond fair-well to the 160th Mississippi State Fair

  Miss. Coalition Against Domestic Violence director shares warning signs of potential victims

  U.S. gymnastics champion Simone Biles’ record-setting weekend inspires younger generation

  Mississippi law enforcement training aims to prevent trigger-happy officers

Trainers at MLEOTA look to build good judgement and reaction into police recruits through practical application and a structured regimen.
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  Exhausted dog rescued after lying down, refusing to move on Utah trail

The rescue team carried the 190-pound mastiff back down the trail on a stretcher.

  $50 million Madison development to include shops, restaurants and homes

  Pro-life advocates call City of Jackson’s buffer zone ordinance ‘unconstitutional’ and file lawsuit

Northpark to host Fortnite tournament; Winner takes home $300 Gamestop gift card

Woman pleads guilty to 2013 killing and robbery of Ricky Saxton after luring him to road in Yazoo Co.

Statewide burn ban lifted; county burn bans remain

Hard Rock construction site monitored as crane moved in to stabilize building

  19 JPS teachers awarded scholarships to pursue national board certification

Pro-life supporters challenge new ordinance that bans protests outside abortion clinic

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  Calif. man drives to police station with body, admits to 4 murders

Police took the suspect into custody. It’s believed he and the victims knew each other.

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Former NFL running back DeAngelo Williams paid for more than 500 mammograms in honor of late mother

In honor of his later mother, former NFL professional DeAngelo Williams helped pay for more than 500 mammograms over the past five years.

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Back the Blue event honors wounded Deputy Brad Sullivan

Investigation suggests shooting death of Jackson man was ‘justifiable,’ police say

It occurred in the 1200 block of Handy Avenue just before 3:30 a.m.
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Taco Bell seasoned beef recalled due to possible metal shavings

An Ohio company is recalling an undetermined amount of seasoned beef used for taco and burrito filling at Taco Bell locations nationwide that may contain metal shavings.

Four new water advisories in place for Coast beaches

Family members hold vigil for man missing in Hard Rock Hotel collapse

3 teens charged after murder of 23-year-old Natchez man

  JSU’s Homecoming Week brings revenue to the City of Jackson