Sarah Fowler, The Clarion-Ledger

Sarah Fowler

The Clarion-Ledger

Jackson, MS, United States

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Recent articles by Sarah:

Jackson flooding: Harbor Pines residents return to check homes as Pearl River recedes

Residents of this flooded neighborhood, the first to see a mandatory evacuation, returned to survey damage and secure belongings on Tuesday. → Read More

UPDATE: JPD investigating double shooting outside Baptist Hospital in Jackson

Two people were shot around 6:30 a.m. Initial reports are that they were wounded, JPD says. → Read More

Gunshot victim found near railroad tracks in Jackson's 8th homicide of the year

The body of an unidentified male was found near the railroad tracks at Ford Avenue, near Markham Street, just before 8 a.m. Thursday. → Read More

JPD: Body found in creek behind Jackson home

According to the Jackson Police Department, the body was found in a creek behind a house in the 6700 block of George Washington Drive around 9:30 a.m. → Read More

Former Clarion Ledger columnist Eric Stringfellow dies. 'He was my hero,' son says

A 1982 graduate of Jackson State University, Stringfellow had a career in media that spanned decades. → Read More

Former Eupora High School teacher accused of statutory rape

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigations is handling the case. → Read More

Hit and run kills pedestrian in Jackson, vehicle involved is unknown

According to the Jackson Police Department, an unidentified male pedestrian was found lying in the roadway just before 4 a.m. Thursday. → Read More

UMMC to offer free cancer screenings to women. Here's the guidelines and how to register.

Women ages 21 to 64 who qualify can register for the screenings to be held at the Jackson Medical Mall on April 25. → Read More

76-year-old Mississippi man who used wheelchair killed by pack of dogs in front yard

Harvey J. Harmon, 76, was at his home when he was attacked in his front yard, said Attala County Coroner Sam Bell. → Read More

Shaken baby? Toddler's cause of death changed. Mom still behind bars. What will court do?

Tasha Shelby has been in prison since 2000. Innocence Project lawyers are trying to get her out. → Read More

Several stores in Mississippi university town cited for selling vaping products to minors

Police chief says department has seen an increase in vaping-related illnesses on school campuses. → Read More

Update: Madison police officer involved in Jackson shooting; suspect gets $600K bond

The officer was not injured and the suspect sustained injuries that weren't life-threatening. → Read More

Two more priests added to those credibly accused of sexual assault in Jackson Diocese

In the wake of allegations in other dioceses, two more names have been added to the Jackson list: Nicholas Vic Bendillo and Bill Wright. → Read More

Have you seen this man? Murder suspect sought in Jackson apartment robbery

Christopher Middlebrook, 25, has been identified by JPD as a suspect in the death of 25-year-old Geremiah Grant. → Read More

Madison pediatric doctor charged with sexual battery surrenders medical license

Authorities said Dr. Neelish Tipnis made "inappropriate contact" with the girl between late December and early January. → Read More

Off-duty Madison police officer saves woman from burning car

The officer tried opening the door to get the woman out but the handle came off. Then, he opened the back door and pulled her out. → Read More

Another Mississippi city bans vaping for those under 21

There have been 11 vaping-related illnesses in the state, with one death. Most of the cases have been in those between 18 and 34 years of age. → Read More

Man, shot in head, in critical condition. Girlfriend, 18, arrested, JPD says.

The shooting was originally called in as an attempted suicide and the victim was transported to a hospital in critical condition, police say. → Read More

Community honors shot postal worker with purple bows along route

Sherry Ingold has been described as someone who "loves to laugh" with a contagious smile and beautiful personality." She was shot last Thursday. → Read More

Police: Teen arrested after shooting at pizza delivery driver over order

The suspect shot at the driver but missed, police say. However, bullets hit nearby apartments in Jackson. → Read More