Rankin County Newswire (Page 3)

Rankin County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rankin County, MS. (Page 3)

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  1. Pearl man convicted for attempting to kill wife with macheteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Rankin County Undersheriff Raymond Duke confirms that 37-year-old Richard Green was convicted Wednesday morning in Rankin County Circuit Court for the attempted murder of his wife. In October 2014, Green attacked his wife with a machete, causing heavy lacerations to her head.

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  2. Work detail escapee back in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Ramsey Pittman, 21, was captured at 7:25 a.m. today after he was spotted sitting in a vehicle outside a convenience store in downtown Collins. He was later transported to Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Rankin County.

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  3. Mailbox regulations enforced in Rankin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    In coming weeks, they will be targeting mailboxes that don't break away on impact or are too close to the road along Highway 471 and other state laid roads in Rankin county. The county could stand to lose funds to make road improvements if the mailboxes aren't altered to comply with federal standards.

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  4. SMITH v. STATERead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... on March 10, 2015, determined that Smith needed to continue his inpatient treatment at Whitfield. II.a fThe Rankin County Chancery Court did not err as a matter of law in granting the State's motion to dismiss. The chancery court of the county where ...

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  5. Clinton police bust prescription forgery ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... the course of the investigation, it was determined that Ranisha Longstreet had been employed at a hospital in Rankin County, Mississippi and is suspected of having stolen several blank prescriptions over an extended period of time. Anthony Beverly ...

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  6. Credit workshop aims to improve state's fiscal healthRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2017 | Choctaw Plaindealer

    ... BancorpSouth, has done volunteer work with female inmates for 17 years. "I do a financial boot camp at the Rankin County Correctional Facility, and I came today to gain some insight on what's new in credit building and how I can apply the ...

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  7. Drug Interdiction Task Force Seizes ten pounds of heroin in Rankin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Heroin valued at over half a million dollars will not make it to the streets. Rankin County Sheriff Bryan Bailey says a member of the Rankin County Interstate Interdiction Task Force discovered the drugs during a traffic stop.

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  8. Water pressure declining in south Jackson neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Coleman said, "It went off for a moment, but it came back on. I'm not even going to lie to you, I am going to Rankin County to get me some water." We will continue to keep you updated on the water crisis throughout the weekend.

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  9. Rankin County officials seize several pounds of heroin on I-20, one arrest madeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    On Tuesday afternoon, Rankin County Interstate Interdiction Task Force Deputy Picou, with the Pearl Police Department, conducted a traffic stop on a 2014 Dodge on Interstate 20 near Pelahatchie for a traffic violation. During the traffic stop the deputy suspected the vehicle was transporting drugs and/or contraband.

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  10. Rankin County undercover operation lands three men in jail on felony drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    An undercover operation by the Rankin County Sheriff's Department, Brandon Police and U.S. Marshals Office has put three men behind bars. Executing arrest and search warrants on Mary Myles Drive and Mosley Lane in Brandon the men were picked up Thursday morning around 5:30.

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  11. State unemployment holds; Starkville at 5.2 percentRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2017 | Starkville Daily News

    ... percent. The city of Starkville's unemployment rate was 5.2 percent for January 2017, while Columbus is at 7.1 Rankin County led the state with the lowest unemployment at 4.2 percent, while Issaquena County continues to struggle with an unemployment ...

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  12. Unemployment rises across Golden TriangleRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2017 | Starkville Daily News

    ... Department of Employment Services, which is slightly lower than the state unemployment average of 6.1 percent. Rankin County led the state with the lowest unemployment at 4.2 percent, while Issaquena County continues to struggle with an unemployment ...

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  13. Neighbors in shock over Rankin County standoff suspect; say he was kindRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Anthony Todd Payne is sitting in the Rankin County jail while his estranged wife and 2-year-old son recover from a scarring outburst Monday night. Sheriff's deputies say Payne held them at gunpoint, and threatened law enforcement, but Payne's neighbors say they never could've seen this coming.

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  14. Rankin County voters approving school bond issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Rankin County voters have apparently approved a $178-million-dollar school bond by a wide margin. Seventy-three percent of the voters, or 7.821, voted in favor; 27% or 2874 voted against.

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  15. No bond given to Rankin Co. man who held wife and child hostageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Two hostage situations are over in Rankin County, and no one was injured. Deputies used St. Mark's United Methodist Church as a staging area.

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  16. Rankin County hostage situations end with no injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Two hostage situations are over in Rankin County, and no one was injured. Deputies used St. Mark's United Methodist Church as a staging area.

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  17. Rankin County to vote on school bond issue TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Tuesday, March 7, voters in Rankin County will go to the polls to vote on a hefty school bond issue. The Rankin County School District is the third largest in the state and the bond issue focuses on getting students out of portable classrooms and into new ones.

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  18. He's shooting to kill:' 911 call, interviews shed light on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... culmination of a weeklong crime spree that authorities say began the night of Feb. 22, when investigators in Rankin County, Mississippi, believe that Deaton strangled his estranged girlfriend, Heather Robinson, in her apartment. WLBT in Jackson ...

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  19. MS correctional facility visitor arrested after meth was found in his carRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A 35-year-old man coming to visit his wife at Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Rankin County on Saturday was arrested after crystal methamphetamine was found inside his vehicle. Terrance McKinney, a former inmate himself, is charged with possession of a controlled substance.

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  20. Alex Deaton scheduled in court in Kansas on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... a jogger in the Castlewoods area was shot and authorities later found his girlfriend strangled to death in Rankin County. Investigators say it appears Deaton went into a fit of rage after learning that Robinson was going to end their relationship. ...

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