The hearing lasted only 15 minutes, as Judge William Steele questioned Byrd about his plea, and his understanding of its legal ramifications. The sheriff said "yes sir" to every question.
WLOX News has learned an 18-Wheeler caught fire early Wednesday morning. Gautier Police say the blaze broke out on I-10 westbound near the Martin Bluff Overpass. Traffic is backed up and Officials are
By the end of the day, Mike Byrd will no longer be the sheriff of Jackson County.
Under Mississippi state law, a federal or state felon cannot serve in any public office including sheriff. With the sheriff pleading guilty to federal witness tampering on Tuesday, Jackson County supervisors
Baseball fans in Huntsville and on the MS Gulf Coast have been buzzing following a tweet that said the owner of the Huntsville Stars has agreed to relocate to Biloxi. But for now, it's still a rumor.