Wednesday Jul 23
Eleven National Guard Members Indicted
According to a news release form the U.S. Attorney's Office, Antonio L. Hales, 40, of Laurel; Tyrone Strickland, 46, of Pachuta; Ralph Smith, III, 33, of Soso; William David Middleton, 36, of Raleigh; Michael Joseph McNeil, 49, of Louin; Crystal A.Mayers, 32, of West Point; Esau Moffett, 27, of Hattiesburg; and Kaya T. Durr, 36, of Hattiesburg are ... (more)
What's in a Name: Soso
Soso, is a very small town in Jones County, near Laurel. Officially incorporated in 1973, it only makes up about two square miles.
Severe weather rips through Pine Belt, damages reported
Severe weather ripped through the Pine Belt late Monday night, and Jones County Emergency Management has reported multiple damages to the area.