Roderick Nicholson, the mayor of Terry was arrested Monday on Embezzlement charges after he used the city’s credit card to pay for repairs on his own personal vehicles. BUT he’s already out and made bond for about 55 grand. And his lawyer said that he’s continuing to serve as the mayor of Terry.
And yesterday there was a standoff involving Jackson PD and a guy named Carl Conway, who was wanted for Robbery. They had a 2 hour standoff before the swat team went in and found him in the bathroom where he had committed suicide, shooting himself in the head.
And a Gulfport night club owner was busted for pushing drugs. Julie Michelle Glass owned the East Pass Road bar and has plead guilty to a federal charge of having coke and heroin with intention to sell the stuff.
Southern Miss pitcher James McMahon won Conference USA pitcher of the week on Monday for the second time this season, but then yesterday he was awarded the title of NATIONAL Pitcher of the week by the national college baseball writers association. You can read more about what he did to deserve that title at Newsms.fm.