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Petal teen dies in accident
Petal police are investigating the death of a 14-year-old boy.
3 sentenced in Miss. for poaching turkeys
Three Yalobusha County men have pleaded guilty to poaching wild turkeys.
House blaze determined to be arson
A Picayune woman has been charged with arson for setting fire to her own home.
Man arrested on charge he molested girl
A 30-year-old man has been arrested after a Vancleave resident told police her 16-year-old daughter came home and told her the man had allegedly touched her inappropriately.
Linda Gale Reed indicted for embezzlement
Linda Gale Reed will be arraigned Friday before Copiah County Circuit Judge Lamar Pickard on three counts of embezzlement.
Southern Baptists expected to address Scouting
The Southern Baptist Convention is expected to take a stand against the Boy Scouts of America's acceptance of gay members at the denomination's annual meeting in Houston this week.
Arrest made in Bevill slaying
A Chickasaw County man has been charged with capital murder in the fatal stabbing of William Ray "Shorty" Bevill almost two months ago.
Bond set for suspect in Columbus slaying
Bond was set at $250,000 for the man arrested over the weekend in connection with a shooting death in Columbus.
Body of 4th drowning victim found off Gulf coast
Authorities say they've recovered the body of a Kentucky man, one of four men who have drowned in the Gulf of Mexico off Alabama's coast since Sunday.
Police charge boyfriend in death of pregnant teen
Jackson police have charged 20-year-old Octavious Morrison with capital murder in the death of his pregnant girlfriend.
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