Friday Jul 18
Mississippi City United Methodist Church welcomes new pastor
The couple came from the Pelahatchie area where John served at Lodenbar United Methodist for five years, and she worked as a pastor at both Pelahatchie and Gulde UM Churches for three years.
Man's conviction in beating death stands
Clarence Jones was convicted in Rankin County in 2011 of capital murder and sentenced to life in prison without parole for the slaying of 33-year-old Stephen Johnson.
Wild horse advocates drop suit over Nevada refuge
The Fish and Wildlife Service notified J&S Associates of Mississippi on June 23 that its contract had been terminated and the firm would not be receiving the $11,633 it was to be paid at future roundups.
Mississippi Business Journal
Comcast awarding scholarships to 14 Mississippi students
Comcast will present 14 scholarships to Mississippi students Saturday as part of its annual Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program at the Soul City Showcase at the Jackson Convention Complex, 105 E. Pascagoula St. Receiving awards at the 4:30 p.m. ceremony are Kierra Hawkins of Jackson, Shanice Dowdy of Red Bank, Cory Snow of Southaven, Quamia ... (more)