Tag archive for ‘JACKSON’
By admin On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
0 Comments

Tennessee officials: Boy, 15, missing after visiting father

JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says a 15-year-old boy is missing after visiting his father, who doesn't have custody and refuses to return him. TBI says 15-year-old Aden Hammond has More...

By admin On Friday, May 26th, 2017
0 Comments

Search finds drugs, guns, cash at Mississippi man’s home

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A Mississippi man has been arrested after law enforcement officers searched his home and found drugs, guns and cash. Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics Director John Dowdy, in a news release Friday, More...

By admin On Friday, May 26th, 2017
0 Comments

Girl, 3 firefighters among injured in Michigan house fire

JACKSON, Mich. (AP) - Authorities say a 9-year-old girl and three firefighters who rescued her were among those injured during an early-morning house fire in southern Michigan. The Jackson Citizen Patriot reports More...

By admin On Friday, May 26th, 2017
0 Comments

Tennessee county to sue city over school system funding

JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) - A county commission in Tennessee has voted to file a lawsuit against a city for reallocating local option sales tax revenue away from the county school system and to the city's general fund. More...

By admin On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
0 Comments

New Mississippi law blocks 1 appeal over death penalty drug

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Supreme Court has blocked a death row inmate's appeal over the state's planned use of a lethal-injection drug. In an order Thursday, justices said Thomas Loden's 2016 appeal More...

By admin On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
0 Comments

Gunn: Lottery debate not expected during special session

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi House Speaker Philip Gunn says he does not expect legislators to debate the creation of a state lottery during a special session next month. Gov. Phil Bryant is calling lawmakers More...

By admin On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
0 Comments

Horses named ‘Salt’ and ‘Boots’ found safe in Wyoming

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - A couple of horses that had escaped from their electric-fence enclosure last week in Wyoming have been found safe. The Jackson Hole News and Guide reports (http://bit.ly/2qPRmY4 ) the two gelding More...

By admin On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
0 Comments

Consumers Energy spending $440M on natural gas modernization

JACKSON, Mich. (AP) - Consumers Energy plans to spend nearly $440 million this year to help modernize its natural gas system. The unit of Jackson-based CMS Energy Corp. says Monday that the work will benefit the More...

By admin On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
0 Comments

3-car collision leaves 5 with serious injuries

JACKSON, N.J. (AP) - In New Jersey, five people are in the hospital after a three-car wreck on a highway outside of a Six Flags theme park. New Jersey state police say that an attempted pass led to two cars colliding More...

By admin On Saturday, May 20th, 2017
0 Comments

Mississippi Board of Health chairman disciplined

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi's Board of Medical Licensure has disciplined the chairman of the state Board of Health. Dr. Luke Lampton, who practices in Magnolia, admitted to the board that he had signed extra More...