PICAYUNE, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi woman says county government sold her house for $236 because of a mix-up in land records — and she wants assurances that her family won't be left homeless because of someone else's mistake.
POPLARVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Two inmates were back behind bars Wednesday after escaping a Mississippi jail over the weekend.
Authorities received a tip late Tuesday that Rodney Wayne Smith and Jonathan Theo Culpepper were hiding out in a home in Pearl River County, Maj.
Others receiving votes: Picayune 8, Columbia 4, Jackson Aca. 4, Madison-Ridgeland Aca. 1, Itawamba AHS 1, Gautier 1.
PICAYUNE, Miss. (AP) — Leaders of a south Mississippi city say the police department’s building is in terrible shape, and they’re seeking a tax increase to upgrade the facilities.
Picayune is considering a millage increase that would finance the improvements, WLOX-TV reported.
BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. (AP) — A hospice care center in Mississippi is working to brighten patients' days with good deeds.
Wishing Well Project was started at SouthernCare Hospice in Picayune.
“If there’s something specific that will just brighten their day, cheer them up and give them a couple of good memories is what we try to do,” Coordinator Rebecca Silvia told WLOX...