A Madison police officer was killed this morning and a Brandon officer suffered "significant injuries" during a standoff with a man who had held a woman hostage in a Brandon neighborhood. The Brandon officer was shot first after a domestic dispute escalated into the... Read More.
Kosciusko Police Officer, Darren Cawthorn has been arrested and transported to Walton County Sheriff’s Office in Florida.Chief RJ Adams of the Kosciusko Police Department says that Cawthorn was charged for internet crimes that occurred in 2021, before Cawthorn became a police officer.“We don’t condone... Read More.
On Friday, March 3, 2023, just before 10 pm, Kosciusko Police Officers were dispatched to a call for a home invasion in progress.All three responding vehicles were traveling with lights and sirens on. As the last KPD vehicle was passing through the traffic light... Read More.
Investigators haven't released many details about the shooting Tuesday night that left Greenville police officer Myiesha Stewart dead. She's the third law enforcement officer to be killed in the line of duty in Mississippi this year. Stewart was a police investigator who was answering... Read More.
Mississippi's new State Health Officer says it's a "high calling" to look after the public health concerns of 2.9 million people. Dr. Dan Edney says he wants to be a catalyst for change. And he says, in this state, change can't wait. Edney says... Read More.
From the Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency:Meridian Police Officer Kennis Croom, who was killed in the line of duty responding to a domestic violence call on Thursday, June 9th, was a registered organ, eye and tissue donor. On Friday, June 10th, Officer Croom was able... Read More.
State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs-- who's been the public face of Mississippi's battle against COVID-19-- announced Tuesday that he plans to step down later this year.Here's his statement:“I feel like the time is right for me to return to the clinical side of... Read More.
Shots were fired in Goodman overnight near Holmes Community College.Holmes’ District Director of Communications Steve Diffey said the shooting happened around 11:15 pm after a suspect stole an ATV in Goodman and wrecked it near an entrance to the campus.According to Diffey, a Holmes... Read More.
Mississippi Future Farmers of America Vice President James Carpenter recently visited prospective FFA students at the Kosciusko Attala Career Tech to host a leadership workshop.His workshop included leadership styles, team building activities, self-awareness inventories, and obstacle courses to motivate students to harness their leadership... Read More.