Car fire on North State St. under investigation

Crews worked to battle the blaze coming from the vehicle at the intersection of North State Street and County Line Road.

  Harris prepares for central role in Biden’s White House

With the confluence of crises confronting Joe Biden’s administration — and an evenly divided Senate in which she would deliver the tie-breaking vote — Harris is shaping up to be a central player in addressing everything from the coronavirus pandemic to criminal justice reform.
  • Coronavirus

Couple married 33 years dies from COVID-19 just 1 day apart

The couple had many plans for 2021, including getting the COVID-19 vaccine. Their friends hope their deaths serve as a stark message about the importance of the vaccine.


Law enforcement increases security around Miss. Capitol building

Silver Alert canceled for missing 70-year-old Terry man

  COVID-19 in Mississippi: Over 1,600 new cases reported Sunday

Endangered/missing child alert canceled for Columbia infant

  South Jackson residents and volunteers clean up the community, looking to revitalize the area

Many people living in the area have expressed that litter is a big problem plaguing the area.
  • Coronavirus

Mother dies from COVID-19 weeks after giving birth to 3rd child

Her widower says he’s going to do what he can to make sure all three girls grow up knowing their mom.

Gov. Tate Reeves announces over 100,000 Mississippians vaccinated

Two Pearl police officers injured in crash after pursuit

Massive fire breaks out at Jackson energy plant

  Shower Power team raises money to rent hotel rooms for homeless people during cold week in Jackson

One treated for smoke inhalation after trailer fire in Richland

Victim in fatal deputy-involved shooting at Biloxi courthouse identified

27-year-old inmate dies at East Mississippi Correctional Facility

  Security guard injured in shooting at Vicksburg apartment complex

  • National

  FBI vetting Guard troops in DC amid fears of insider attack

U.S. defense officials say they are worried about an insider attack or other threat from service members involved in securing President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration.


Four turnovers end Saints’ playoff run

Alcorn State women coast to victory over MVSU

Smith scores career-high as MSU powers over Florida

JSU women roll Prairie View for 3rd straight SWAC win

Rebels disappointing on defense in loss to UGA

Georgia leaves Oxford with its first SEC win of the season


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  Hazlehurst restaurant owner believes ‘grace of God’ protected him while being robbed at gunpoint

  Vaccines redirected away from hospitals as Gov. Reeves casts doubts on distribution timeline

  Ceremonies across the local school district usher in new state flag

  114TH MP Company deploys to Washington, D.C. to provide security during Biden’s inauguration

They will likely remain in Washington until any credible threats are gone.
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  Heavily fortified statehouses around US see small protests

Heavily fortified statehouses around the U.S. are seeing small and peaceful protests, despite widespread fears of another burst of right-wing violence like the attack on the Capitol in Washington.

25-year-old shot in the face during aggravated assault at Jackson gas station

Mississippi prison begins seminary program for incarcerated women

  First Alert Forecast: Chilly weekend ahead!

Road rage a possible factor after truck driver shot at while on I-55