Monthly Archives: February 2013

Picayune Resident Arrested for Possession of Child Porn

Picayune Resident Arrested for Possession of Child Porn Jackson, MS–A Picayune resident is behind bars today facing charges he possessed child pornography. Michael Alan Buckley, age 41, of Picayune was arrested Wednesday  for one count of possession of child pornography…

President declares counties in Mississippi disaster area

President declares counties in Mississippi disaster area WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of Mississippi and ordered federal aid to supplement state,…

ECCC Cancels Tuesday Baseball Games

ECCC Cancels Tuesday Baseball Games ECCC Cancels Baseball Games Scheduled Tuesday Baseball games scheduled Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at East Central Community College in Decatur have been cancelled due to the weather and field conditions, announced head coach Neal Holliman.…

Storm Damage Update

Storm Damage Update UPDATED DAMAGES AND STATE ACTIONS FOLLOWING SEVERE WEATHER PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received reports of damage from nine counties as a result of severe weather that moved through the state on Sunday.  There…

Buildings Damaged on Southern Miss Campus; Dormitories Open

Buildings Damaged on Southern Miss Campus; Dormitories Open Buildings Damaged on Southern Miss Campus; Dormitories Open Several buildings on the southern part of The University of Southern Mississippi campus suffered significant damage from a tornado that struck the Hattiesburg area…

OCH First to Offer Single-Site Surgery in North MS

OCH First to Offer Single-Site Surgery in North MS OCH Regional Medical Center First to Offer Single-Site Surgery in North MS        OCH Regional Medical Center reached new horizons in January as it became the first medical facility in North Mississippi…

Kemper a wise decision

Op-Ed – McCullough: Kemper a wise decision Kemper county energy facility …a wise decision The Mississippi Public Service Commission unanimously determined in 2009 that Mississippi Power would need additional baseload electric power generation to meet consumer demand in 2014.    Baseload…