Monthly Archives: June 2012

Presley Warns Consumers of Debit Card Scam Calls

Presley Warns Consumers of Debit Card Scam Calls Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley warned Mississippi consumers today of a series of scam calls claiming to be BancorpSouth, Renasant Bank, and Community Bank, asking customers to either validate or re-instate their…

Hinds County Detention Center Escapee Captured

Hinds County Detention Center Escapee Captured Jackson, Miss. – State inmate JAMES M. HOPKINS, #M0726, who had escaped from the Hinds County Detention Center in Raymond, Miss. Monday, has been captured.  Hopkins was apprehended at approximately 4:45 a.m. this morning…

Hammond Named Southern Miss Athletics Director

Hammond Named Southern Miss Athletics Director Dr. Aubrey K. Lucas, president emeritus of The University of Southern Mississippi, has announced that Jeff Hammond will serve as the university’s next athletics director, pending approval ofthe Mississippi Board of Trustees of State…