EUSTIS, Fla. (AP) — Rising country music star Michael Ray has been arrested on DUI and drug charges after he crashed into a car in front of him at a McDonald’s drive-thru in Florida. Police said in a news release that the crash happened early Wednesday in Eustis, Florida.... Read More.
PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) – The U.S. Navy has awarded an initial $63 million contract to a Mississippi shipyard to repair a damaged destroyer. The Navy on Friday announced the contract with Ingalls Shipbuilding, part of Virginia-based Huntington Ingalls Industries. The USS Fitzgerald was damaged in a June 17 collision... Read More.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) – A record-tying eighth planet has been found in a faraway solar system, matching our own in number. Even more amazing, machines and not humans made the discovery. NASA joined with Google on Thursday to announce the finding. This eighth planet orbits the star known... Read More.
PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) – This weekend, Ingalls Shipbuilding capped off a big year with its fifth christening at the shipyard. Success has created a good atmosphere for both management and shipbuilders. More importantly, it has created a growing economy. The National Security Cutter Midgett is just the latest of... Read More.
APPLETON, Wisconsin (WFRV) – Lataya Williams works on the gauntlet where she sorts through the donations that come into Goodwill in Appleton, she has the responsibility of deciding what needs to be recycled and what needs to be saved. Luckily her attention to detail came through when she found... Read More.
(WFLA) – A Florida officer who survived a shooting last year brought K-Y jelly to a courtroom to taunt the culprit, The Florida Times-Union reports. Kevin Rojas, 21, was sentenced to life behind bars.Photo courtesy of Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. Kevin Rojas, 21, was sentenced to life behind bars for... Read More.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Rogue online gamers have designed, sold or used computer code to crush competitors playing the popular “Fortnite” survival video game, spoiling the experience and the creator’s profit potential, the game’s maker charges in a series of lawsuits. Cary, North Carolina-based Epic Games has sued three... Read More.
(AP) — A person with direct knowledge of the decision says Mississippi State will hire Penn State offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead as its next head coach. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Tuesday on condition of anonymity because a deal was still being finalized. Moorhead replaces Dan... Read More.