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Man charged with defrauding fund for slain Alabama officer

By Associated Press BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a man is charged with stealing from a memorial fund that was established to help the...

Better Business Bureau warns of ‘Secret Sister’ gift exchange scam

While the holiday seasons brings lots of joy, it also brings lots of scams. One popular scam that has been circulating around Facebook for years...

Biloxi police warn about fraud attempt

Biloxi police are warning residents of an attempted fraud scheme involving people posed as Biloxi police officers attempting to collect ‘unpaid fines.’ In a public...

Wanted for questioning in money scam

Biloxi police are searching for a man wanted for questioning in connection with a quick change money scam. The incident happened on May 5th at...

Waveland community on the lookout

Police in Waveland are warning residents after an incident in the area of Waveland Avenue and Sears, south of the track. Two men stopped at...

Jury duty fine scam

Jackson County Sheriff’s Department is warning citizens of a scam involving jury duty. Dispatchers started receiving calls this week from citizens who say someone...

Tips to prevent fraud for home repairs after Hurricane Nate

Attorney General Jim Hood is reminding Mississippians who suffered property damage as a result of Hurricane Nate to be on alert for tree cutters...

AG Hood warns of fake website scams

Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood is warning about scams tied to the Equifax security breach. Equifax is an Atlanta based credit data company. It recently...

Jackson County Phone Scam

The Jackson County Sheriff's Department is warning residents about a phone scam. The sheriff's department says the unidentified caller tells residents he's representing the Jackson...

Mississippi Attorney General warns of Tax Scam

Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood is continuing to warn of a tax scam targeting employers. This second warning comes after Hood's office received a number...

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CASH 3 draw winning numbers for September 22

The winning numbers for CASH 3 Draw September 22nd are: 5 -6 -1. All numbers are unofficial until certified by the Mississippi Lottery Corporation.
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New W.I.S.H Society of South Mississippi members

There are 60 children in South Mississippi alone waiting for their wishes to be granted. Ten local women are joining forces with Make-A-Wish Mississippi...
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Biloxi boy receives new stuffed animals from SRHS

After a procedure at Singing River Health System a few weeks ago, seven-year-old CeeJay lost his beloved stuffed animal. But tonight, Singing River and...

[GRAPHIC] Jackson County Sheriff’s Department needs help identifying body found in Pascagoula River

Jackson County Sheriff’s investigators hope tattoos found on the body of a man found floating in the Pascagoula River will help identify him. The tattoos...