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Texas man sentenced in Mississippi for cocaine
Brittany Land
August 21, 2018
44 year-old Mario Guadalupe Pecina, of San Antonio, Texas, was sentenced to a total of 12 years and 9 months in federal prison, followed by 5 years of supervised release. He was also ordered to pay a $7,500...
Prison-to-College Pipeline offers second chance
Brittany Land
August 21, 2018
56 women at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Pearl were recently honored for completing college-level courses in U.S. history, public speaking, English composition and American literature in the Prison-to-College Pipeline Program, funded by the...
Mississippi feeling effects of West Nile Virus
Steven Gagliano
August 21, 2018
As West Nile Virus season continues amid the summer heat in Mississippi, the state’s residents need to be mindful of the potential lasting effects of the virus. A single mosquito bite can change everything in...
St. Martin teen charged in double shooting
Brittany Land
August 21, 2018
18 year-old Fa’Darius Williams is in the Jackson County Adult Detention Center after allegedly shooting two brothers on Thursday night. Deputies responded to a call to Bridge Water Park Apartments on Big Ridge Road and...
Scott County body ID’d as missing woman
Steven Gagliano
August 21, 2018
Back on August 6th, a woman’s body was found inside of a burned car on a service road in the Bienville National Forest in Scott County, and authorities have now been able to identify the...
$1M given to Gulfport small businesses
Alex Paton
August 21, 2018
The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration has awarded a $1 million grant to the Southern Mississippi Planning and Development District of Gulfport. The grant will help to recapitalize an existing Revolving Loan Fund...
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