Jackson County News
Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
11 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
Gautier Mayor Gordon Gollott highlighted several ongoing projects during the State of the City address Monday night at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College's Jackson County campus.
Trending on the Topix Network
19 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
Hwy 613, Moss Point: On 03/07/2014, Edward Robinson Lee Was Arrested And Charged With Possession Of Stolen Property, Driving With A Suspended Ucenseand Improper Tag.
19 hrs ago | The Clarion-Ledger
Former Mississippi Department of Marine Resources Executive Director Bill Walker pleaded guilty Monday in U.S. District Court to a charge of conspiring to defraud the federal government.
19 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press
Jackson County leaders are asking the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources to reallocate leftover money from one project to benefit the popular Lake Mars boat launch.
20 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
The county has decided to shoulder the expense of having a river gauge on the lower Escatawpa River put back into operation so that east Jackson County communities will again get crucial flood data.
Jackson County attorney Paula Yancey's announcement last week that she will run for Chancery Court judge for Jackson, George and Greene counties against incumbent Neil Harris makes it the first judgeship on the Coast to be contested.
In an article in the Sun Herald on March 7, Ocean Springs Mayor Connie Moran said she did not believe the county would oppose the annexation of Ocean Springs north to I-10.
James Ward, 37, pleaded guilty Feb. 10 to two counts of exploitation of a child, which occurred March 7, 2012, in Jackson County.
The Jackson County Board of Supervisors plans to hire Diane Robinson to be the new director at the Jackson County Animal Shelter in Gautier, leaders announced Friday.
Bullying sparked the Magnolia Middle School fight that led to the death of 12-year-old Lorel Malone this morning, Jackson County NAACP President Curley Clark said.
Hwy 613/Hwy 614, Moss Point: On 03/06/2014, Manuel Carabell Was Arrested And Charged With Driving Under The Influence, No Proof Of Liability Insurance, No Driver's License And Disregarding Traffic Devices.
Paula Yancey, Jackson County's board attorney, announced today that she will run for Mississippi District 16 Chancery Court judge against incumbent Neil Harris.
Street paving around Ocean Springs will begin within the next month, according to Jackson County District 5 Supervisor John McKay.
In March 2012, he graduated from the FBI National Academy, and he has worked for the district attorney's office for the past 10 years.