Tag archive for ‘Jackson’
By The Dispatch On Sunday, May 31st, 2020

Jackson County Indiana Courthouse Nativity scene case heads to appeals to defend free speech

Liberty Counsel filed an appeal today to the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals refuting the opinion by an Indiana federal judge who ruled against the Nativity scene display at the Jackson County Courthouse. Liberty Counsel represents More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

TobyMac Hits Deep tour dates set with Tauren Wells, Jordan Feliz, We Are Messengers, Ryan Stevenson, Aaron Cole

7X GRAMMY® Winner TobyMac’s popular “Hits Deep Tour” will make 32 stops nationwide in 2020. Joining TobyMac on the tour will be rising stars Tauren Wells, Jordan Feliz, We Are Messengers, Ryan Stevenson, More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019
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Jackson Man, Justin Darby Sentenced to 13 Years for Armed Carjacking

Justin Darby, 37, of Jackson, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate to 156 months in federal prison, followed by 5 years of supervised release, for carjacking and using a firearm to facilitate More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

Mississippi Corrections Officer, Sharalyn McClain Charged with Beating Inmate

A federal grand jury indicted Sharalyn McClain, 28, a former Mississippi Department of Corrections officer, for using excessive force against an inmate at the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility. The indictment More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, April 1st, 2019

Sex Trafficker, Willie Blackmon Sentenced to 32 Years in Federal Prison

 Willie Charles Blackmon, Jr., 37, of Jackson, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Carlton W. Reeves to serve 384 months in federal prison, followed by a lifetime of supervised release, for sex trafficking More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Jackson Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Cocaine and Crack Conspiracy

L.C. Hatfield, Jr., 43, of Jackson, was sentenced Friday, by Chief U.S. District Judge Daniel P. Jordan III, to 120 months in prison followed by five years of supervised release for conspiracy to possess with the More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Jackson man, Willie Blackmon Found Guilty of Sex Trafficking Minors

After a four-day trial before U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves, a federal jury in Jackson found Willie Charles Blackmon, Jr., 36, of Jackson, guilty on Thursday of two counts of sex trafficking minors through More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, November 10th, 2018

Holly Springs Man, Marquavius Morrow Sentenced to 4 Years for Carjacking

Marquavius Dewante Morrow, 25, of Holly Springs, was sentenced Friday by Chief United States District Judge Daniel P. Jordan III, to fifty-four months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, November 3rd, 2018

Jackson Man, Arthur Lamar sentenced to 20 Years for largest Ponzi Scheme in State History

Arthur Lamar Adams, 58, of Jackson Mississippi, was sentenced today to 235 months in federal prison for wire fraud involving a large, multi-state Ponzi scheme involving more than one hundred million dollars and More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, November 3rd, 2018

Jackson Man, Undrey Jones Pleads Guilty for Bomb Threat on Veterans Administration

Undrey L. Jones, 48, Jackson, pled guilty today before United States District Judge Carlton W. Reeves to threatening to bomb the Veterans Administration Regional Office in Jackson, announced U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

FBI arrest Mississippi corrections officer, Anthony Robinson, for taking bribes

Anthony Robinson, 39, of Yazoo City, was arrested by FBI Agents this morning based on a one-count indictment returned by a federal grand jury charging him with accepting bribes, announced United States Attorney More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, September 25th, 2018

Texas tops list of ‘annual Fall Allergy Capitals’ report to highlight allergy hot spots

Today, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), the leading patient advocacy organization in the U.S. representing 60 million Americans with asthma or allergies, released its annual Fall Allergy Capitals™ More...

By Guest Author On Monday, August 27th, 2018

Winter Weather Expected to Blanket Wyoming

Odd weather is in the forecast for Wyoming in the coming days according to weather forecasters’ predictions. Forecasters are warning residents that a weather pattern of strong winds and low humidity levels across More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, September 16th, 2016

Toby Mac announces 2017 Hits Deep tour dates, cities

Announced on K-LOVE/AIR1, TobyMac shared the diverse line-up for his 2017 “HITS DEEP Tour” including Matt Maher, Mandisa, Mac Powell from Third Day, Capital Kings, Ryan Stevenson and Hollyn who will join him More...

By Stephen Nevets On Monday, April 13th, 2015

‘Avengers Age of Ultron’ mystery woman linked to Thor, cut from film

Marvel hasn’t been shy about sharing Avengers: Age of Ultron footage, but some of the clips have raised more questions than were answered and one appears to remain: who is the mysterious female character. Now More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

Mississippi: Free speech battle rages on as pro-life claim harassment by Jackson police

Participants in the “March for life” walk along Concord Avenue in Knoxville, Tennessee, photo Michael Stansberry via wikimedia commons Life Legal Defense Foundation filed an appeal last week with the More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Life Legal Defense Foundation celebrates 25 years of ‘defending life’

photo Kabilan Subramanian Life Legal Defense Foundation may be a small nonprofit law firm headquartered in the Napa Valley, but its attorneys are making a huge impact across the country. Having adopted a David vs. More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, July 24th, 2014

Pro-life group files free speech lawsuit against Mississippi Police Department

Life Legal Defense Foundation filed a lawsuit against the City of Jackson Mississippi Police Department Wednesday in United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi, Jackson Division.  The More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, March 4th, 2013

Hannah Steiner, age 18, charged with rape of 13-year-old boy in Tennessee church

Jackson police are releasing more information of a bizarre sex crime story from last week in which a girl raped a boy in a Tennessee church and the woman who will appear in court on Thursday. Hannah Steiner Jackson More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

3 Pilots die in Mississippi plane crash en-route to safety conference

A small plane crashed into a house in a modest Mississippi neighborhood late Tuesday, killing all three people aboard and injuring a resident of the home.  Mississippi plane crash photo ABC broadcoast coverage The More...

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