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Inmate with long illness dies in Parchman prison; 40th Mississippi inmate to die since December

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — An inmate died Tuesday in the hospital of the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman, where he had been living since...

Inmate dies at Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman; 39th inmate death in a state prison since December

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — An inmate was pronounced dead Monday in the hospital of the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman, the state Department of...

2 inmates die after falling ill at Mississippi prisons

JACKSON, Miss. (WXXV) — An inmate housed at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman died at the Delta Regional Medical Center in Greenville early...

42-year-old man the 27th inmate to die in Mississippi since late December

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — An inmate at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman has been pronounced dead. News outlets report the 42-year-old man was found...

Mississippi inmate death toll rises amid Governor’s “state of emergency” extension

By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Another Mississippi inmate has died and the governor is extending an order allowing quick spending to...

Gov. Tate Reeves is shutting down “Unit 29” inside the prison where 9 inmates have died

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves says the state will take steps to close part of a notorious prison that has been...

Prison reform advocates demand action

The latest death of an inmate at the Mississippi State Penitentiary is raising more red flags about the safety of the state’s prisons. Several groups...

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Community Q&A with Gulfport Police Chief Chris Ryle

Gulfport Police Chief Chris Ryle reached out to the community this evening with a question and answer session. Gulfport’s new Police Chief Chris Ryle is...

Cash 3 Draw Winning numbers for October 22nd, 2020

The Cash 3 Draw winning numbers for October 22nd are: 9-0-4. All numbers are unofficial until certified by the Mississippi Lottery Corporation.
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Mobile home fire in Harrison County

Harrison County Fire Rescue responded to a mobile home fire earlier today. Firefighters arrived on scene after reports of a mobile home fire near Crestwick...
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10/22 Ryan’s “Changing” Thursday Evening Forecast

No major changes today, but more clouds and even rain will move in rather quickly.