Marine to receive Congressional Medal of Honor
A Mississippi native is about to become the third Marine to be awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor since the beginning of the war on terror.
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Mississippi death row inmate Michelle Byrom wants new trial, points finger at her son
Death row inmate Michelle Byrom argues in documents filed with the Mississippi Supreme Court that she has new evidence that suggests her son killed her husband and she never sought to hire a hit man as he told prosecutors.
Byrom's death penalty appeal denied
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal from a woman on Mississippi's death row who was seeking a new trial in the 1999 slaying of her husband based on claims that she was abused.
Woman injured in Friday Tishomingo shooting released from hospital
The victim in a Friday night shooting in Tishomingo and released from the hospital over the weekend has been identified as Francine Angel, 48, of Iuka.
One dead in Iuka car crash
Jullie Deloris Moore, 68, of Tishomingo, was traveling west on Paul Edmondson Drive in a Ford Escort, attempting to cross Veterans Memorial Drive when she pulled in front of a Chevy 2500 King Cab truck which was traveling north on Veterans Memorial Drive.