Driver arrested in deadly hit and run

A woman from Panama City, Florida is charged in a deadly hit and run. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, it happened at 6:50 Thursday night on Resota Beach Road near County Road 2302 in Bay County. Troopers say 49-year-old Cleveland Long, III was walking on the shoulder of the... Read More.

Long Beach man sentenced to 20 years for DUI convictions

LONG BEACH, MS (WLOX) – The decision to drive under the influence of alcohol often comes with a steep price. For Raymond Gene Rogers, a guilty plea to two DUI charges earned him a sentence of 20 years, according to District Attorney Joel Smith. Circuit Judge Larry Bourgeois presided... Read More.

Georgia murder suspect may be hiding in South MS

SANDY SPRINGS, GA (WLOX) – A man wanted for murder and arson could be hiding in South Mississippi right now. Sgt. Samuel Worsham with the Sandy Springs Police Department in Georgia reports investigators are looking for Patrick Nolan, 43. He’s accused of killing Amber Holliman, 39, leaving her body... Read More.

Speckled trout season cancelled due to false fishing reports

SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) – In a bombshell announcement, the executive director of the Department of Marine Resources announced the cancellation of the second commercial speckled trout season in Mississippi waters. The season was set to begin on June 1. Joe Spraggins said the cancellation was due to under reporting... Read More.