Sunday, December 15, 2019

State Auditor

State Auditor Recovers $70,000 For City of Greenville

GREENVILLE, Miss.- State Auditor Stacey Pickering presented Greenville Mayor John Cox and other city leaders with a check in the amount of $70,000 today....

New Legislation Could Deter Wrongdoing by Public Officials

JACKSON- New legislation pending in the Mississippi House of Representatives will require that state and local public employees who are convicted of or plead...

Former Greenville Parks Commission Director Sentenced

JACKSON- State Auditor Stacey Pickering announced today that Yvette Yeager, a former employee of the Greenville Parks and Recreation Department, has been sentenced to...

Video: Alcorn County Supervisor, County Official & County Vendors Indicted

State Auditor Stacey Pickering announced yesterday that 259 felony counts have been issued against a member of the Alcorn County Board of Supervisors, the...

ICYMI: Alcorn County Supervisor, County Official & County Vendors Indicted

Today, State Auditor Stacey Pickering announced 259 felony counts have been issued against a member of the Alcorn County Board of Supervisors, the county...

259 Felony Counts Issued in Alcorn County Following OSA Investigation

CORINTH, Miss.- A year-long investigation by special agents from the Office of the State Auditor has resulted in the filing of 259 criminal charges...

Ziegler Sentencing Brings An End To DMR Investigation

JACKSON- State Auditor Stacey Pickering announced today that former Department of Marine Resources Chief of Staff Joseph Ziegler has been sentenced to three years’...

Commissioner of Department of Corrections and Local Businessman Indicted By Federal...

JACKSON- State Auditor Stacey Pickering participated in a news conference with federal agencies today in Jackson where former Department of Corrections Commissioner Chis Epps...

State Auditor Informs Legislature About MAEP Formula Flaws

JACKSON- State Auditor Stacey Pickering has notified the Legislature of his concerns with the Mississippi Adequate Education Program (MAEP) formula. The report provides detailed information...

Former Madison County Deputy Sheriff Indicted

JACKSON- State Auditor Stacey Pickering announced today that Marcus Hudson, a former Madison County Deputy Sheriff and Madison County Tax Collector Process Server, has...