Fourteen people were arrested Friday during an operation conducted by the Hancock County Narcotics Task Force. Four others are still wanted.
Fourteen people were arrested Friday during an operation conducted by the Hancock County Narcotics Task Force. Four others are still wanted. Jeremy Skinner, Commander of the Hancock County Narcotics Division, said most of those arrested were suspects with warrants for felony drug charges.
William Richard Pryor was most recently employed as a math teacher at St. Patrick High School. We are hearing from parents about the way St. Patrick school administrators handled Pryor's recent arrest.
According to court documents, William Richard Pryor confessed to FBI agents he molested eight male students between 1973 and 2005 when he was employed at Bayou View Middle School. The 68-year-old was most recently employed as a math teacher at St. Patrick High School. We are hearing from parents about the way St. Patrick school administrators handled Pryor's recent resignation.More >> A Gulfport woman was arrested Thursday after officers said they found her kneeling over a 1-year-old that was beaten and bruised. Elise Arlyn Balsley-Bryant, 24, is charged with Felony Child Abuse.More >> A Gulfport woman was arrested Thursday after officers said they found her kneeling over a 1-year-old that had been beaten and bruised. Elise Arlyn Balsley-Bryant, 24, is charged with Felony Child Abuse.More >> (WMC) – A prostitution sting was conducted at a Southaven hotel Thursday. As a result, the following 12 people were arrested: Preston K. Mitchell, 52, Memphis, Tenn., charged with procuring prostitutionMore >> A prostitution sting was conducted at a Southaven hotel Thursday. Twelve people were arrested.More >> The National Hurricane Center warns of an "increase in Internet hype" surrounding non-credible predictions popping up online. Earlier this week, a Facebook post went viral.More >> The National Hurricane Center warns about an "increase in Internet hype" with non-credible predictions popping up online.More >> A large group of fishermen, environmentalists and concerned citizens gathered beside a shrimp boat dock in Biloxi on Wednesday to remember the victims of the BP oil rig explosion, and lament the ongoing impact of that disaster which happened one year ago.More >> One year after the BP oil spill in the Gulf, tourism related businesses on the Mississippi Gulf Coast are still struggling to recover their losses. Most business owners are cautiously optimistic that things will be better this year, but they know nothing is certain.More >> Louis Skrmetta is hoping for a busy summer season for Ship Island Excursions. Opening day, the family ferry business took more than 500 visitors to the island. That's good news, since last year his business was down by about 60 percent because of the oil spill.More >> The director of the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality says she's pleased with the response and clean-up of the oil on this week's one year anniversary of the BP oil spill. Trudy Fisher says the biggest challenge still remaining is perception.More >> Just one day before the one year anniversary of the Gulf oil spill, NOAA announced that the last area of federal waters has reopened to fishing. The last 1,041 square miles of Gulf waters immediately surrounding the Deepwater Horizon wellhead is now open to commercial and recreational fishing.More >> Clean-up crews contracted by BP are making progress clearing the tar balls and waste oil from Cat Island. The oil giant recently purchased a portion of the island from private owners.More >> Many individuals and businesses along the Mississippi Gulf Coast continue to wait for final payments for costs and damages as a result of the BP oil spill. AJ Giardina spoke with a few individuals who say the Gulf Coast Claims Facility is using delay tactics in sending out checks.More >> Removing all the oil from Mississippi's barrier islands is a bit like chasing a moving target. As soon as one section of beach is cleaned, the dynamics of wind and waves take over, shifting sand to reveal new sections of tar balls and oil patties.More >> Use the numbers below to contact the Deepwater Horizon Incident Joint Information Center on matters regarding the oil slick in Gulf of Mexico: Report oiled shoreline or request volunteer information:More >>