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DEA Crackdown on Prescription Drugs in Four Southern States

DEA Crackdown on Prescription Drugs in Four Southern States

Today morning, the Drug Enforcement Administration or the DEA, raided pharmacies, pain clinics and other locations as part of their crackdown on prescription pain pills abuse in the four southern states of Arkansas, Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi. The bust was the culmination of a 15-month operation which was launched last summer by the DEA’s drug diversion […]

Mississippi Man and Woman Charged With Police Killing

Mississippi Man and Woman Charged With Police Killing

A man and woman were charged today in the Hattiesburg, Mississippi, murder of two police officers. Marvin Banks, 29, and Joanie Calloway, 22, were charged with two counts of capital murder. Curtis Banks, 26, was also arrested and charged with two counts of accessory after the fact of capital murder according to police. The two […]

Hattiesburg Experiences First Tragedy in 30 Years

Hattiesburg Experiences First Tragedy in 30 Years

A regular night that started off as just two officers performing a traffic stop in Mississippi, took a tragic turn and became the first law enforcement murder incident experienced by Hattiesburg residents in the last 30 years. A traffic stop ended in a crime scene that left two police officers dead and four suspects facing serious criminal […]

Mississippi Police Shooting

Mississippi Police Shooting

Two Mississippi police officers were fatally shot on Saturday night. Liquori Tate, 25, and Benjamin J. Deen, 34, were shot when one of the officers pulled over a car for a speeding violation. This is according to Mississippi Department of Public Safety spokesperson, Warren Strain. Officer Dean had pulled over a 2000 Cadillac Escalade, gold […]

Shooting in Mississippi Leaves Two Police Officers Dead

Shooting in Mississippi Leaves Two Police Officers Dead

A deadly shooting in Hattiesburg, Mississippi has left two police officers dead. The unfortunate incident occurred during a traffic stop Saturday night. Reports detail that three suspects have since been arrested on charges of the crime, and two of them have been hit with capital murder charges. Even though the officers, named Benjamin Deen and […]

University of Mississippi Sells Pot

University of Mississippi Sells Pot

U.S government is awarding the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) to grow and analyze marijuana, to continue the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) research which proves the testing for using pot for medical purposes. The National Institutes on Drug Abuse (NIDA) placed a bid for a researcher to be the legal source to provide the […]

FBI Investigating Death of African-American Man Found Hanging in Tree

FBI Investigating Death of African-American Man Found Hanging in Tree

The body of an African-American man has been found hanging in a tree in Claiborne County, Mississippi. The man, who has been missing for over a month, was found by local law enforcement officials in the woods behind his house. It is currently unclear if it considered a suicide or a homicide. The FBI is now […]

Tornado Hits Mississippi

Tornado Hits Mississippi

Reports have come in that a tornado has hit the town of Columbia, Mississippi. Reports coming in state that Highway 98 has been closed in Columbia after a reported tornado downed power lines in the area. The public are being warned not to travel in this area at this time. Other reports say that homes have […]

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