Jackson mayor calls DPS decision to stop investigating city’s officer-involved shootings “political”

Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba said he remains disappointed that the Mississippi Department of Public Safety terminated an agreement Monday to investigate officer-involved shootings in Jackson.
Simpson Co. Sheriff Donald O’Cain falls ill during work shift
Vicksburg man arrested in connection with multiple burglaries
Drivers warned to be on the lookout for deer in Mississippi
  City of Flowood to adopt “small cell facility” ordinance

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Drivers warned to be on the lookout for deer in Mississippi
Commissioner Dick Hall says this state averages over 3,000 deer-related crashes each year. He says those collisions can be costly as well as life threatening.
Entire Presidential Hills subdivision under boil water notice
Due to the recent loss in water pressure from a water main repair, the City of Jackson Water/Sewer Utilities Division has issued a precautionary boil water advisory until further notice
Pedestrian hit, killed on I-55 at Fortification Street
A pedestrian has been hit on Interstate 55 at Fortification Street, exit 96C.

JSU’s President’s Inauguration Celebration Dinner raises $305K for scholarships

$305,000 was raised for scholarships at President William B. Bynum Jr.'s Inauguration Celebration Dinner Thursday night for Jackson State University. World renowned gospel artist Marvin Sapp performed at the dinner.

Two teens in custody after several car break-ins at Crystal Springs church

Six cars were broken into and purses, cell phones, cell phone chargers and other small things were taken.
Local Jackson ministry collecting cold weather donations for those in need
Mississippi State Fair will be longer next year

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  CA teen shot and killed father who was violently choking his mother, police say

Sheriff’s deputies were called to the scene on Saturday to find Javier Vera shot and killed by his son, who has not been identified.

Judge tosses Stormy Daniels' defamation suit against Trump

A federal judge has dismissed porn actress Stormy Daniels' defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump

SPORTS

Ole Miss WR D.K Metcalf to miss remainder of season with neck injury

Former USM standout sets Falcons’ rookie record

Former USM standout Ito Smith set an Atlanta Falcons' rookie record by scoring a touchdown in his third consecutive game.