JACKSON, Miss.–Southwest Airlines announced on Thursday that they’ll be pulling service out of Jackson in June.
CLEVELAND, Miss.–He’s known as the “father of the blues” and he has a statue in bronze on Beale St., but it’s the experiences W.C. Handy had while in Mississippi that he took to the world that have earned him a Miss. Blues Trail Marker.
CALHOUN COUNTY, Miss.–It’s been a tough six months trying to get the goods of Chris Golliday of Calhoun County, But deputies say they finally got what they needed to make an arrest when the 29-year-old made a crystal meth house call.
SOUTHAVEN, Miss.–The extreme northern counties of the state are already under an ice storm warning through Friday evening, with more freezing rain and sleet possible through Saturday night. Delta counties are also being advised to be on the lookout for wintry precip as the temperature falls through the day on Friday.
CLINTON, Miss.–Child pornography has gotten a Mississippi man busted. Ricky Bryant Roby, 24, of Clinton, was arrested Tuesday at his home by the attorney general’s office and Clinton Police.
JACKSON, Miss.–Salaries for Mississippi correction officers that run the prisons and interact with prisoners every day are the lowest in the country.