One dead, another injured in shooting near Kosciusko elementary school

According to Breezy News, the shooting happened at around 2:00 pm at the corner of Highway 43 North and 4th avenue.

  Trump says he’s again open to strengthening gun background checks

President Donald Trump on Wednesday once again backed tighter background checks for gun purchases after backing off of them a day earlier.
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  Man made more than $1 million in scam using fake bar codes at big-box retailers, police said

Court documents said the suspect targeted places like Walmart and Target, then sold the stolen items online. The scheme may have been going on for nearly 10 years.

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Third arrest made in Jackson water theft investigation

18-wheeler crashes into median on I-55 at State St. exit

  Tate Reeves prepares for primary runoff

  Law enforcement community mourns loss of Adams Co. Chief Deputy who died following wasp sting

  Richland police capture alligator in parking lot

Richland police took a bite out of crime this morning, responding to a call of a incorrigible reptile.
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Tropical Storm Chantal forms over north Atlantic

Chantal is currently not forecast to impact the United States.

  Suspects in deadly Brookhaven home invasion appear in court

  Men wanted by police after Jackson man robbed, shot multiple times in the leg

  Curbside recycling was costing City of Jackson $1 million a year

  Petal Police Chief: Lives ‘absolutely’ saved as a result of keen eyes at WalMart

Mississippi lawmaker found not guilty of domestic violence

  Former Governor Haley Barbour among those supporting Tate Reeves in GOP Gubernatorial runoff

Man shot to death in Ridgewood Rd. drive-by shooting identified; woman also injured

Police: ‘Suspicious person’ at Miss. Walmart had guns, hundreds of rounds of ammo

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  Trump administration moves to end limits on detention of migrant children

The move is almost certain to spark a new court fight over the government's ability to hold families until their cases are decided.

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  Clinton leaning on youth in 2019

Beer and wine sales coming to Southern Miss football games

  Quarterback battle continues at JSU

Lawmakers approve bonds for Superdome renovation

State Lawmakers voted to approve bonds for a $450 million renovation project that would keep the Saints around for the next several decades.

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Clinton man sentenced for following woman who won jackpot home from casino, robbing her at ATM

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Northside Drive repaving to begin in the city of Jackson

  Dangers in the Air - Part 1: Documents show Keesler workers were exposed to dangerous chemicals

NAACP leader says sheriff has apologized for racist text

However, the county supervisors who appropriate funds to the sheriff's office tell the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal they won't reprimand the sheriff, with one supervisor blaming a fellow supervisor who released text messages under a public records request.
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  A mom said two fake child protective services agents tried to take her son

Two impostors showed up to her home, a woman followed by a man, the mom said.

  Jackson native Rita Brent is taking her comedy to New York

  Jackson Police Department rolls out new traffic enforcement vehicles

  Holly Bluff residents pushing for Yazoo pumps to relieve backwater flooding

  Fitch vs. Taggart: All eyes on the GOP battle for Attorney General