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Jackson County investigating fatal fire

The Jackson County fire marshal is investigating an early morning fire that claimed the life of a Latimer man. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell said in a press release that firefighters were called to a residence on Dantzler Road about…

Ocean Springs man dies in single-car accident

An Ocean Springs man died Sunday evening in a single-car accident on Biddix Evans Road. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell said in a press release that Mario Alanis Jr., 21, was traveling eastbound on Biddix Evans Road about 5 p.m.…

Phone Interview with Mike Ezell

News 25’s Joe Sullivan and Shelby Myers interviews Mike Ezell about the storm and safety for Hurricane Nate.

Jackson County sheriff opposes allowing larger trucks

In Jackson County, the sheriff is calling on Congress to oppose efforts to allow bigger trucks. A handful of the country’s largest trucking companies, including Fed Ex and UPS, are lobbying Congress to require every state to allow even longer…

Sophia Myers Softball Tournament

It's Jackson County's friendly rivalry softball tournament, all to benefit seven year old Sophia Myers. All day Saturday at the Ocean Springs Sports Complex, the drug court and law enforcement engaged in the second annual Majorie Williams Charity Softball Tournament.…

Seven Candidates to Run for Jackson Co. Sheriff

All of the seven sheriff candidates have extensive law enforcement experience and are familiar with Jackson County, but each has a unique focus and goals for the future of the sheriff's department.