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Man Convicted of Murder After Victim Overdoses on Heroin

PENSACOLA, Fla. (WKRG) — State attorney Bill Eddins made a strong statement that he would prosecute those who sold heroin, now just yesterday a man convicted in the death of Jim Cady. Marcus Jackson is going to prison for the rest of his life after a two-day trial convicted him …Read More

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Overdue Book Returned 78 Years Later

ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) – It took nearly 80 years, but a book borrowed during the Great Depression has been returned to a Massachusetts public library. The Attleboro Public Library posted on its Facebook page Thursday pictures of a copy of “The Young Lady at Home,” by T.S. Arthur. The book …Read More

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Suspects Identified in Wicker Way Shooting

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Two suspects have been identified in the shooting that took place on Wicker Way last week. Michael Lewis, 24, and Clifton Gregory, 30, opened fire on a house that was being renovated where several men were working. Bullet holes are sprayed across windows on the front …Read More

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BREAKING: Teens Arrested for Ann Street Murder

MOBILE, AL (WKRG) Mobile police arrested two teenagers overnight in a homicide on North Ann Street. Jyquan Richardson and Jatavious Bailey, both 17, are charged with the murder of  Lakedrick Lucy, 40. Mobile police were called to North Ann Street near the Old Shell Road intersection around 6:30 a.m. Wednesday after …Read More

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4 year old Florida Girl Fatally shoots self

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – A 4-year-old Florida girl has died after accidentally pulling the trigger of a gun when she reached into her grandmother’s purse for candy. Yanelly “Nelly” Zoller died Sept. 14 at the Tampa home of her grandparents, Michael and Christie Zoller. Her 22-year-old father Shane Zoller  on …Read More

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George Co. deputies still investigating death of 3-year-old boy

GEORGE COUNTY, MS (WLOX) – George County investigators returned Tuesday to the home of the 3-year-old child found dead in a pond off Hwy. 26 on Labor Day.  Chief Deputy Ronnie Castille said the investigators are doing background work on the case. “We are still working any leads,” Castille said. …Read More

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MS oyster harvest slashed to just 10,000 sacks

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) – Mississippi oysters will be in short supply this fall. The Commission on Marine Resources agreed Tuesday to limit the season to just 10,000 sacks, which is less than a third of the 35,000 sacks landed last fall. Erik Broussard, the Shellfish Bureau Director at the Mississippi Department …Read More