Social Studies: The digital world and the toll on our children

A study suggests that teenagers who spend more than three hours a day on social media are more likely to develop depression, anxiety, aggression, and antisocial behavior.

  Retired Army lieutenant, off-duty firefighter take down robbery suspect in bar

Authorities said a retired U.S. Army lieutenant and an off-duty firefighter helped detain a robbery suspect at a bar in Modesto, California.
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  Man struck, killed by car seconds after pushing fiancée to safety

Deputies say the driver showed no signs of impairment at the scene, but a full investigation is underway.


  State Health Department ‘really, really concerned’ after seeing severe flu season in Australia

  Vicksburg’s mayor outlines proposed plan to tackle crime in the city

  'You have no idea what you’re getting’: State officials release CBD oil warning

Jackson police investigating accidental drowning of 8-month-old girl

24-year-old Jackson woman found safe; Silver Alert canceled

Genesis Arielle Smith was last seen Tuesday, October 15th in the 300 block of West Woodrow Wilson Drive in Hinds County
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  Birmingham Police find the body of kidnapped 3-year-old Kamille McKinney in landfill

Birmingham Police have located the body of Kamille “Cupcake” McKinney.

Brandon man sentenced for trafficking methamphetamine through investigation “Drama Queen”

Man arrested for stealing water from city for two years as investigation continues

Man arrested, charged after stealing from Jackson bar and grill

Holmes Co. man accused of murdering girlfriend and her unborn child granted bond

Man shot on Delaware Avenue after argument with his girlfriend’s stepfather

Top officials from MSDH, MDPS warn public on dangers of all CBD products

MSDH public health lab confirms first flu case of the season

Latest Mason-Dixon poll shows Reeves holds slight lead over Hood

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  Good gourd! Farmer turns massive pumpkin into a boat

If you ever wondered what farmers do with their huge produce, here's one example.


  After first loss, no time to sulk for Madison Central

Key Rebels injured after A&M loss

The bye-week can’t arrive any sooner for the Rebels.


Salvation Army Angel Tree registration begins

All lanes of I-20 EB open for travel a day ahead of schedule

Second male taken to hospital in critical condition after being shot in Jackson Tuesday night

Male taken to hospital after suffering multiple gunshot wounds in Jackson

  Miss. leaders and educators deem President Trump’s ‘lynching’ reference insensitive to state’s racial history

Mike Espy, former congressman and agriculture secretary, issued a statement calling the president’s comment ‘disgraceful.’
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  Grim find: 39 dead in one of UK’s worst trafficking cases

The truck's driver — a 25-year-old man from Northern Ireland — was arrested on suspicion of murder.

  Mississippi firefighters push themselves to the limit to attain elite Smoke Diver designation

  Analyst: Turnout could play big part in upcoming Mississippi elections

  Jackson-Hinds Comprehensive Health Center announces million-dollar expansion project in Vicksburg

Car crashes into fence near JSU baseball field; Campus police investigating