Rankin County Newswire (Page 2)

Rankin County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rankin County, MS. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 549 in Rankin County, MS

  1. Holiday gifts: Watch out for "porch pirates"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... may have had seven or eight last year in Ridgeland," said Lt. Brian Myers. "Madison had some, Madison county, Rankin county; most of those were linked to a couple."

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  2. Pearl mayor to take down controversial billboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Pearl's mayor announced that he has contacted the company that placed a controversial billboard along Hwy 80 in Rankin County and they have agreed to take it down sometime early next week. The billboard has President Elect Donald Trump's campaign slogan "Make America Great Again" over a picture of the "Bloody Sunday" conflict on the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama.

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  3. Escaped inmate captured in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Lloyd now faces an escape charge in addition to his convictions on vehicle and identity theft in Rankin County. He received a total of 25 years to serve when he was sentenced on June 16. He was housed at the Wilkinson County Community Work Center when he escaped Wednesday.

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  4. Escaped Wilkinson Co. Correctional Center inmate capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | The Progress

    ... faces an escape charge in addition to his convictions of identity theft and two charges of vehicle theft in Rankin County. He received a total 25 years to serve when he was sentenced on June 16. The Natchez Democrat reports ( http://bit.ly/2fxaH9R ) ...

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  5. Juveniles start wildfire that torched more than 20 acresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A rural wooded area in Rankin county went up in flames Saturday, and investigators say juveniles playing with fire are to blame. "The first incoming unit stated that there were three acres on fire, shortly after he noticed the fire had jumped the road, B.W. Ranch Road to the other side with the heavy winds," said Rankin County EOC Specialist Brian Grantham.

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  6. Morton High School football player dies in car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Rankin County Coroner David Ruth was called to the scene just after 6 a.m. According to Ruth, the Pelahatchie Police and Sheriff's Department received the call at 5:56 a.m. Lane Bailey was a dynamic student,athlete,and friend! He may be gone but he'll never be forgotten. He'll remain in our hearts and memories.

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  7. Multiple fire departments battling wildfire in Rankin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    We are told the woods are on fire near Alexander Myers Road in Florence and across the street from Piney Woods School on Highway 49. This is a developing story. We have a crew on the scene and we will bring you updates as they become available.

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  8. Troopers investigating fatal collision in Anderson Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | WMBF

    ... Bass Pro Shops in Concord may be inside a room. A billboard is turning heads, raising eyebrows and concern in Rankin County. It is on Highway 80 about a mile past the airport in Pearl. A billboard is turning heads, raising eyebrows and concern in ...

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  9. Billboard raises eyebrows in Rankin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PEARL, MS - A billboard is turning heads, raising eyebrows and concern in Rankin County. It's Highway 80 about a mile past the airport in Pearl.

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  10. Aboriginal Art Gallery donates art to after-school programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | WTVM

    ... Mayor just announced that he has contacted the company that placed the controversial billboard along Hwy 80 in Rankin County and they have agreed to take it down. RELATED: Billboard raises eyebrows in Rankin County This will happen sometime early ...

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  11. Survive the Thanksgiving feast without regretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | KFVS12

    ... the way we watch our favorite shows is changing. A billboard is turning heads, raising eyebrows and concern in Rankin County. It is on Highway 80 about a mile past the airport in Pearl. A billboard is turning heads, raising eyebrows and concern in ...

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  12. Lighthouse Church to hold free food giveawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... after sharing racist posts on his Facebook page. A billboard is turning heads, raising eyebrows and concern in Rankin County. It is on Highway 80 about a mile past the airport in Pearl. A billboard is turning heads, raising eyebrows and concern in ...

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  13. Oak Ridge School District to let out early due to water main breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | KFVS12

    ... after sharing racist posts on his Facebook page. A billboard is turning heads, raising eyebrows and concern in Rankin County. It is on Highway 80 about a mile past the airport in Pearl. A billboard is turning heads, raising eyebrows and concern in ...

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  14. Mississippi ex-Gov. Barbour sued over photos in Katrina bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Sunherald.com

    ... for the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency after the storm struck in August 2005. Altman, who lives in Rankin County, says she retained copyright on her post-Katrina photos. The lawsuit also says some of Altman's photos were used, without ...

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  15. Police continue double murder investigation in LongviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... the "Most Pro-Trump county in the Nation." A billboard is turning heads, raising eyebrows and concern in Rankin County. It is on Highway 80 about a mile past the airport in Pearl. A billboard is turning heads, raising eyebrows and concern in Rankin ...

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  16. Cape Girardeau PD investigating report of shots fired on south side of townRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | KFVS12

    ... trial of a Lufkin couple accused of child abuse. A billboard is turning heads, raising eyebrows and concern in Rankin County. It is on Highway 80 about a mile past the airport in Pearl. A billboard is turning heads, raising eyebrows and concern in ...

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  17. Rankin County woman sentenced for stealing tax return fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Brandon resident, Kushauntia Jones, was sentenced to 20 years in the custody of the Department of Corrections after pleading guilty to tax evasion and computer fraud. Jones was set for trial and entered an open plea at the conclusion of the state's case.

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  18. Texas homicide suspect arrested in Rankin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Rankin County Sheriff's Office Interstate Interdiction Task Force arrested a suspect in a Comal County, Texas, homicide Wednesday Pearl Police Officer Chris Picou, who is deputized and assigned to the Interstate Interdiction Task Force, was on a routine patrol on Interstate 20 when a gray Dodge SUV with Texas tags passed him. Picou saw that the SUV matched the description of a homicide suspect's vehicle which had been sent out to law enforcement agencies around the nation.

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  19. Reservoir officials close 8 boat ramps due to drought-related water conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    On Thursday, Reservoir officials announced the closing of eight boat ramps deemed unusable due to drought-related low water conditions. The popular ramps at Fannin Landing in Rankin County and Brown's Landing in Madison County are included in the closures.

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  20. #WhyDidYouVote?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... to vote," explained Noel and Jack Boyd. "I never miss an opportunity to vote," said Kathy Bailey, another Rankin County voter. "It's our inalienable right, and I think it's something that we should all do." "It's a right we haven't always had. ...

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