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3 Mississippi inmates die at different hospitals within 24 hours

"Foul play is not suspected in any of the deaths," the Mississippi Department of Corrections said Saturday night.


COVID-19 in Mississippi: 527 new cases, 22 new deaths reported Sunday

Mississippi has had 67,173 confirmed coronavirus cases and 1,896 deaths, according to the Health Department.


House in quiet Castlewoods wasn't for rent. But people kept showing up and she was scared.

Over two days, nearly 30 people showed up interested in renting the house in Castlewoods. The homeowner had to get law enforcement involved.


Deer in Mississippi: This man found a fawn where? Its momma had a good hiding spot

Many people who find fawns think they are abandoned, but officials say most likely the mother is nearby and will return to care for it.


Lawsuit accuses Sanderson Farms of misleading chicken advertising

A federal lawsuit says Sanderson Farms, the country's third largest chicken producer, falsely claims its chicken is 100% natural.


2 men killed in separate Jackson shootings. One slaying was in a funeral home parking lot.

One shooting occurred in a funeral home parking lot and the other was at an apartment complex. The city has recorded 70 homicides to date this year.


One of two Mississippi inmates nabbed in Chicago after escape over two weeks ago

Two inmates, considered "extremely dangerous," escaped from the Jefferson Davis County Jail more than two weeks ago. One is now in custody.


COVID-19 in Mississippi: 1,210 new cases, 26 new deaths reported Saturday

Hinds and DeSoto counties lead in number of cases, followed by Harrison County. The state has reported 66,646 cases and 1,874 deaths so far.


Presidential nominee, bitten by possible rabid bat, cancels stop in Jackson

The nominee says she was bitten by a possible rabid bat so canceled her Jackson stop. Her appearance in Hattiesburg is still a go.


Three suspects in custody in shooting death of off-duty Mississippi trooper

Two suspects were apprehended in Louisiana, authorities said. Another suspect turned himself in in Mississippi.


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