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Jackson County schools to begin school year Aug. 6

The Jackson County Board of Education plans to begin school as scheduled with the first staff day, Monday, August 3, and first student day, Thursday, August 6. “Certainly, considering the safety and well-being of our staff and students, we plan…

St. Martin Class of 2020

  Here is the Class of 2020 for St. Martin High School. Victoria Lee (left) is the valedictorian and Dana Pham (right)…

Overnight shooting in St. Martin leaves one man dead

ST. MARTIN, Miss. (WXXV) — One man is dead after a shooting overnight in Jackson County. Investigators found the body of a man lying near the intersection of Amherst and Hamilton Drive. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell says the body…

Biloxi Police ask for help to locate teen runaway

Biloxi Police are asking the public's help to locate a 17-year-old runaway. Maj. Chris Deback said that on March 13, Michael T. Woods III ran away from his grandmother's home and has refused to return. His grandmother is his guardian.…

High School Baseball: St. Martin vs. Baker (AL)

St. Martin was the only Coast team to play for a state title up at Trustmark Park in Pearl last year. The Yellowjackets are still pretty good this year, too. St. Martin hosting Baker High out of Mobile, Alabama, coming…

Missing woman found in backyard identified

We have new details this afternoon in the St. Martin murder case that happened on February 14th. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says 29-year-old Sarah Jane Willard was found buried in the backyard on Sweetbriar Street. Willard was last seen…

Class 6A Playoffs: St. Martin vs. Petal

Really good first round match-up between two seed St. Martin and three seed Petal. Petal escapes with a 60-58 victory, but what a coaching job to keep a pair of Dandy Dozen selections in check, even though it wasn’t quite…

St. Martin man sentenced to life for capital murder

A St. Martin man has been sentenced to life without parole for killing his family more than 25 years ago. In 1994, at just 16-years-old, Stephen McGilberry brutally murdered four family members at their home in Jackson County. A jury…

St. Martin Field House ribbon cutting

One area football team celebrated the grand opening of one of their new facilities. Members of the St. Martin High School football team, coaches, and officials from the Jackson County School District cut the ribbon on the team’s new football…

Three arrested for threat against St. Martin Middle School

The Jackson County Sheriff's Department have arrested three juveniles in two separate incidents since Saturday, October 5 for allegedly making threats against St. Martin Middle School. According to Sheriff Mike Ezell, the first arrest occurred Saturday, October 5th during a…