Mississippi

Long Beach asks public's help to identify suspect

The Long Beach Police Department is asking for the public's assistance to identify an individual wanted in connection with the burglary of several closed businesses on Pineville Road that occurred on Oct. 17, 2021. If…

MSU president's contract extended through 2025

The Mississippi Board of Trustees of Institutions of Higher Learning has renewed the contract of MSU President Mark E. Keenum for a four-year term ending June 30, 2025, at his present compensation. Keenum is now in his 13th year of…

Highway Patrol investigating bicyclist hit-and-run

Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating a Tuesday night hit-and-run that left a bicyclist in serious condition. MHP on Tuesday responded to a crash on Highway 613 in Jackson County. Troopers said Eric Olsen, 45, of Moss Point, was riding his…

PGA Champions Tour's Coast event returns in March 2022

Tournament officials announced today that the Rapiscan Systems Classic will return in the Spring of 2022, after canceling the 2020-2021 events due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The 2022 PGA TOUR Champions event will be held at Grand Bear Golf Club, featuring…