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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.
Suspect charged in Columbus fatal shooting
A 30-year-old West Point man faces murder charges after authorities say he fled the scene of a Sunday shooting.
2 more face charges in school bomb threats case
Clinton police have arrested two additional suspects for their alleged involvement in a series of bomb threats made in mid-May to Clinton High School.
Moss Point man sentenced in cocaine case
A federal judge has sentenced a 37-year-old Moss Point man to 170 months in prison for conspiring to buy several kilos of cocaine in Harrison County.
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