MS Department of Corrections issues statewide lockdown

This lockdown affects all state-run and privately managed institutions in the MS Dept. of Corrections system and regional jails, except for two areas.
MSU assisting those impacted by Sunday evening residence hall fire
2 MS inmates captured after escape
 Suspect given $500,000 bond in domestic disturbance that left one woman dead
Paula Abdul takes two steps forward, falls off stage at Hard Rock
JPD announces the addition of two new members to its force

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  A free trip to the zoo for jps students

Today hundreds of students in the Jackson Public School system spent their Sunday at the Jackson Zoo for free

  Stokes says Forest Hill band director should get to keep his job

Band director Demetri Jones says he was fired after a controversial halftime performance in Brookhaven earlier this month. The performance included students pointing guns at other students that were supposedly dressed as SWAT team members.

15-year-old boy in critical condition after being shot

Jackson police say it happened just before 8 pm in 700 block of Glen Cross Drive at the Willow Point Apartments. Officers found a 15-year-old boy suffering from a gunshot wound to the abdomen.
Cindy Hyde-Smith kicks off campaign bus tour in Collins
Emmett Till cousin set to speak at a Mississippi university

Computer switch tied to delays for some Mississippi car tags

Lee County resident Norma Kolarik tells the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal that she and her husband bought a car in May in Alcorn County. They couldn't get a tag until September.

Lawsuit: Utility to blame for damage to voting machines

The Enterprise-Journal reports Pike County earlier this month sued Entergy Corp. and the administrator of the Mississippi Association of Supervisors Insurance Trust.
  Driver crashes car into Jackson home
  CUTE VIDEO: Toddler tries to call “Mayor Chokwe” to help fix potholes
Hattiesburg woman charged with child abuse

NATIONAL HEADLINES

2.5 million pounds of taquitos recalled for salmonella, listeria concerns

The recall affected approximately 2,490,593 pounds of the frozen taquitos and was classified as a high health risk. The items were shipped to distributors nationwide, including 7-Eleven stores.

  Photographer snaps stunning proposal photo from afar, tries to track down couple

A Michigan photographer captured a couple's special moment by accident. Now he's taken to social media to find them and his photo has gone viral.

SPORTS

Golden Eagles make corrections on homecoming, control own destiny for C-USA West title

Former Brandon quarterback tearing up Pac-12 conference

Southern Miss gets victory on homecoming

Whitlow rushes for 170 yards in Auburn’s 31-16 victory

The win snapped a two-game losing streak for the Tigers (5-3, 2-3 Southeastern Conference), who broke open a 10-6 halftime lead with the second-half surge. Auburn rolled up 484 yards in total offense in a turnover-free performance.