Emmitt Shorter

One of the Miners Found in Gravel Pit

Crews recovered the body of one of the miners who was buried when the gravel pit they were working in collapsed in Copiah County. The rescue team worked all morning to remove that worker from the equipment. Officials are not…

One Of The Miners Found In Gravel Pit

Crews recover the body of one of the miners who were buried when the gravel pit they were working in collapsed in Copiah County. The rescue team worked all morning to remove that worker from the equipment. Officials are not…

Search for Missing Miners Continues

The search continues in Mississippi for two miners who were buried inside construction equipment at a gravel pit last Friday. Officials say Emmitt Shorter and James Hemphill were buried under 10 feet of mud after a landslide at the Green…