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Trump will make his Third Campaign stop in Mississippi

(Jackson, MS)- Donald Trump will make his third campaign stop in the Magnolia state. This evening, Trump will take center stage at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson. Trump is expected to talk about job creations. Jackson police say several streets will be closed starting at noon.

Truck rolls into Mississippi River with Driver Inside

(Vicksburg, MS)- A dump truck rolled into the Mississippi River Tuesday with the driver still inside. Police say they have located the truck, but are still searching for the 22 year old driver. Authorities say the victim was waiting for a load of gravel from a barge when his truck...

Bennie Thompson’s Chief of Staff Charged in Tax Case

Source: Congressional Black Caucus Foundation website (Mississippi)- The feds arrested Bennie Thompson’s Chief of Staff for failing to file tax returns. Isaac Lanier Avant of Virginia was arrested and charged with 5 counts of willfully failing to file for tax returns. From 2009-2013 Avant earned over $170,000 but did not...

A Delta Store Chain Raises Money for Local Heroes

(Greenville, MS)- Fred’s Pharmacy has started their 14th Annual Hero Hats campaign. Over the next few weeks all of Fred’s customers will be asked to help local police, fire, and sheriff departments by purchasing a hat. All of the proceeds will fo towards the fundraising. Organizers say it began after...

Volunteers are Needed to Make a Difference in Literacy

(Greenville, MS)- My Brother’s Keeper initiative is kicking off the school year with several events in their efforts to improve student literacy, but are in desperate need of volunteers. Beginning in September, the program will offer a city-wide third grade reading initiative. Organizers like Joyce Parker says it’s more than...

Let’s Chill in Rosedale

Photo Source: Nutritionist in the Kitch(Rosedale, MS)– An Ice Cream, Watermelon and Cold Water event will be held Thursday in Rosedale thanks to Entergy Solutions. Entergy Solutions welcomes the public to the gazebo on the corner of Main Street and Court Street, where the event starts at 10 A.M. and...

Paws in the Park

(Greenwood, MS)– Greenwood is gearing up for fun with Paws In the Park. The event will feature a doggy obstacle course, doggy costume contest, beer, snoballs, food and live music by Jon & Angela and Jason & Mary Mac. Paws In The Park starts at 6:00 p.m this Saturday between...

Warren County Sheriff’s Office searching for Wanted Man

(Warren County, MS)- The Warren County Sheriff’s Office has issued a warrant of arrest for Norh “Sonny” Taylor for business burglary.He is known to be in the area of Military and Franklin. Anyone having information on his location is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS Remember they need your...

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