George County

High School Softball: Gulfport vs. George County

After beating George County 11-6 in Lucedale on Thursday night, the Gulfport softball team had two chances to win one game back at home on Friday night. Lady Admirals hosting game two, and game three if necessary, in the…

Lucedale man charged in sexual abuse of a child case

George County Sheriff's Department have arrested a Lucedale man in a case regarding the sexual abuse of a child. Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of possible sexual abuse of a child on Monday night in the area of Walters…

Suspect wanted in George County shooting arrested

On Thursday, Feb. 11th, 2021, Harold Edwards surrendered himself to investigators at the George County Sheriff’s Office in Lucedale, MS. Edwards was taken into custody without incident and is now being held at the George County Regional Correctional Facility. He…

George County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal accident

The George County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division is investigating a pedestrian fatality that occurred on River Road in the Basin Community of George County, MS, yesterday evening. At approximately 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 29th, 2020, the George County…

George County’s M.J. Daniels signing December 16th

George County football star M.J. Daniels will be taking advantage of the early signing period, announcing yesterday he would be putting pen to paper on December 16th. The 4-star recruit is currently committed to Mississippi State, but Ole Miss, where…

Traffic stop leads to arrests in drug, weapons case

George County Sheriff's deputies arrested two men on drug and weapons charges after a traffic stop. Deputies with the George County Sheriff’s Office were patrolling in the Brushy Creek Road area of Rocky Creek on Oct. 22 when they made…

George County makes arrest in burglary investigation

Deputies with the George County Sheriff’s Office made an arrest Friday in an investigation into a burglary in the Shipman community. Deputies answered a call Thursday regarding a home intruder in the 100 block of Scout Trail in the Shipman…

George County’s M.J. Daniels commits to Mississippi State

The top high school football recruit on the Mississippi Gulf Coast is “staying home.” On Saturday, George County’s M.J. Daniels committed to Mississippi State effectively shutting down his recruitment process. The 4-star cornerback picked the Bulldogs over Ole Miss, where…

Inmate dies at George County jail due to complications of COVID-19

GEORGE COUNTY, Miss. (WXXV) — Early Saturday morning, a Mississippi Department of Corrections inmate housed in the George County Regional Correctional Facility, died at George Regional Hospital due to complications from COVID-19. The 48-year-old inmate was admitted to the hospital…