• Official: Boy found dead in car that was stolen, 3 arrests

    GLUCKSTADT, Miss. (AP) — Three young Mississippi men were arrested hours after a 6-year-old boy was found shot dead Thursday in his mother’s stolen car and the suspects will be charged with capital murder, authorities said.

  • NAACP: Move tourney from Mississippi because of rebel flag

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A civil rights group is asking the NCAA to move a regional softball tournament out of Mississippi because the state flag contains the Confederate battle emblem.

  • Southern Miss’ Wallner invited to USA college training camp

    HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Southern Mississippi outfielder and pitcher Matt Wallner has been invited to attend the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team’s training camp this summer.

  • Finalists announced for Mississippi’s top baseball player

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State’s Brent Rooker, Delta State’s Zack Shannon and Southern Mississippi’s Taylor Braley, Matt Wallner, Dylan Burdeaux are the five finalists for the Ferriss Trophy.