OCEAN SPRINGS, Mississippi -- Ocean Springs is set to "Paint the Town Pink" Sunday for Sophia Myers, a 7-year-old Ocean Springs girl diagnosed with a rare form of brain cancer. The event is a paint-a-thon scheduled at B.Y.O. Brush...
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3/24/2017
PASCAGOULA, Mississippi -- If it's even possible, the IP Casino's annual $200,000 donation to the Bacot-McCarty Foundation to kick off the annual fundraising for the Jolly McCarty weekend has become almost routine. Friday morning, the IP once again...
3/24/2017
The main business corridor in Waveland got a little tender loving care Friday. Mayor Mike Smith led a team of city workers and volunteers on a beautification blitz along Hwy. 90.
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3/24/2017
Rep. Steve Holland, a Plantersville Democrat, says he was only diagnosed last week. While he does well on some days, he says, there are other days where his short-term memory suffers. Holland says he knows it will get worse, but says he will try serve...
3/24/2017
OCEAN SPRINGS, Mississippi -- The following incidents have been reported by the Ocean Springs Police Department for March 13-19, 2017: Monday, March 13 Nathan Gaines was arrested on Cumberland for disorderly conduct/failure to comply. A reporting party...
3/23/2017
A Hancock County contractor is planning to file a lawsuit against the City of Bay St. Louis, claiming Councilman Lonnie Falgout used his influence as a city official to slander the contractor and cause damage to his business.
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3/23/2017
PASCAGOULA, Miss. - The woman struck by a moving train on 14th Street in Pascagoula has been identified, per Jackson County Coroner Vicki Broadus. Miesha Kindle, 43, was killed last Thursday after being struck by an oncoming train. Per...
3/23/2017
PASCAGOULA, Mississippi -- Jerry Floyd Kirkendall, the 65-year-old victim in a Latimer capital murder case, died via strangulation, an autopsy performed Wednesday revealed, according to Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell. Kirkendall's body was found...
3/23/2017
CSX is facing another million dollar lawsuit, but it's not connected to the recent deadly crash at the Main Street crossing in Biloxi. It's actually from the accident a month prior involving a Pepsi truck that was stuck on the tracks and hit by a CSX...
3/23/2017
Gulfport Memorial Hospital hosted several guests on a behind the scenes tour this morning into some of the life-saving services and procedures that take place.
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3/23/2017
Mississippi religious leaders could soon play a bigger part in advising lawmakers now that legislature has agreed to form an advisory council sought by Gov. Phil Bryant. MPB's Alexis Ware reports.
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3/23/2017
The Saints off-season took another wild turn Thursday when a report came out that Sean Payton was interested in former Cleveland Brown and Heisman Trophy winner, Johnny Manziel.
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3/23/2017
A few isolated severe storms will be possible, producing mainly threats of damaging wind gusts. But, hail and an isolated tornado or two cannot be ruled out.
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3/23/2017
Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell said autopsy results show Jerry Floyd Kirkendall was strangled before his body was stuffed in a freezer inside a home he was renting in the Latimer community.
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3/23/2017
The Gautier Police Department reported the following incidents from:   Wednesday, March 15 Kardesia Lateriss Budro, 22, Gautier, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for suspended driver's license. Angel Marcelo Saez, 36, Pascagoula, was arrested on...
3/23/2017
The business of forfeiture of drug money and property to police agencies just got a little more transparent to the public and we view that as a good thing. The Mississippi state legislature is now requiring the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics to maintain...
3/23/2017
GULFPORT, Mississippi -- A 38-year-old Ocean Springs man has pleaded guilty to one count of access with intent to view child pornography, the U.S. Attorney's office announced Wednesday. Kristopher Michael Brumfield entered his guilty plea in U.S....
3/22/2017
Thomas Elliot StaffordJCSO photo  JACKSON COUNTY, Mississippi -- Thomas Elliot Stafford, the suspect in a capital murder case in the Latimer community, may be in Jackson County, Sheriff Mike Ezell said late Wednesday. Earlier Wednesday, investigators...
3/22/2017
PASCAGOULA, Mississippi -- The 2001 Cadillac stolen from the victim in a Latimer capital murder case was located by law enforcement in Mt. Vernon, Ala., Wednesday morning, Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell said. The vehicle belonged to Jerry Floyd...
3/22/2017
It happens several times each week. A wreck is reported on I-10 in South Mississippi, some of them serious. Traffic is backed up for miles, and delays can be hours long. Why is there such a problem?
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3/22/2017
Across Mississippi, senior home meal delivery services could face financial pressure under President Donald Trump's budget proposal. MPB's Alexis Ware has the story.
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3/22/2017
A 13-year-old boy ran to safety after fire ate through his home overnight. According to Harrison County fire officials, flames shot through the roof of a Landon Road home at 3:30 Wednesday morning.
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3/22/2017
Steven Obrien Mason Mobile Police Department  JACKSON COUNTY, Miss. -- An indictment was handed down by a Mobile County grand jury on Tuesday charging 33-year-old Steven Obrien Mason with the murder of Ke'lei Morris, 24, back in February of...
3/21/2017
After hearing from frustrated residents and a hopeful developer, the Biloxi City Council voted 5-2 to approve a zoning change that could bring a residential development to Woolmarket.
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3/21/2017
Cameron MayJCSO photo  OCEAN SPRINGS, Mississippi -- Barbi Jalanivich looked directly at Cameron May, pointed a finger at him and said "That's him." It would be the only time Jalanivich would look at May as she testified during the trial...
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3/21/2017
A federal district court ruling saves one Mississippi clinic from shutting down. Judges permanently stopped the law that would have put the state's only abortion provider at risk. MPB's Alexis Ware reports.
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3/21/2017
A storm struck live oak in Pass Christian was cut down Tuesday, but its wood will be repurposed. It will be used to help restore the Mayflower II, a wooden reproduction of the original ship used by the pilgrims.
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3/21/2017
Some low-income Mississippians enrolled in the Affordable Care Act could find themselves paying more for health care coverage, under a proposed plan to replace the program. But that could change as, the bill is being hammered-out in Washington.
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3/21/2017
A new bill making its way to the governor's desk would increase penalties for crimes committed against law enforcement and first responders. MBP's Alexis Ware reports on the "Back the Badge" bill.
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3/20/2017