Beginning next week, all traffic for George Regional Hospital Outpatient Services will be re-routed to the back side of Community Medical Center (CMC) via Ratliff Street. Parking will still be available in front of CMC, but no through traffic. Clearly marked fencing and signs will be in place to... Read More.
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, 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.
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.
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.
POPLARVILLE, MS (WLOX) – A fiery case came to a close when a Pearl River County man pled guilty to trying to kill his ex-girlfriend by burning her alive. Jerry Glenn Willis faces two life sentences and five extra years after he was declared guilty of attempted murder, kidnapping, and... Read More.
LUCEDALE, MS (WLOX) – The George County Sheriff’s Office arrested a suspect who was caught on camera trying to break into a Lucedale home. Officials say the suspect goes by the names of Jacob Mathews or Jacob Perry. The man was arrested at his home without incident. According to... Read More.
PEARL – The George County baseball team’s pursuit of its first state state championship since 1997 will come down to a Game 3 at 1 p.m. Saturday at Trustmark Park. DeSoto Central senior right-hander Matthew Taylor proved too much to handle for the Rebels on Thursday night in Game 2... Read More.