JPD: Two men wanted in deadly shooting on Jayne Ave.

If you recognize these individuals or this vehicle contact Jackson Police at 601-960-1234 or call Crime Stoppers at 601-354-TIPS (8477

  Biden hails House passage of $1.9T virus bill, now to Senate

The overall relief bill would provide $1,400 payments to individuals, extend emergency unemployment benefits through August and increase tax credits for children and federal subsidies for health insurance.
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Nose piercing leads to liver transplant for woman in New York

What started as a beauty statement ended up in a serious infection, And an organ transplant was needed to save her life.


  Major flooding from burst water pipe could threaten development for downtown Jackson building

Jackson’s 21st homicide of 2021 occurs after man killed on N. Prentiss Street

Woman killed in hit-and-run on Old Fannin Road

Prayers encouraged for Copiah Co. deputy diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer

Vicksburg PD: 16-year-old taken to hospital after being shot in the back, legs

The shooting happened around 5:30 p.m. Friday in the 1800 block of Court Street.
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Mo. girl finds parents dead in bed reportedly from COVID-19

St. Louis County police say the 11-year-old made the discovery on Thursday.

Disqualified candidates question legitimacy of Canton’s Democratic executive committee

Dr. Horne: Recent drop in Miss. COVID cases may have led to ‘unreasonable optimism’

  Mother, 2 children killed in apartment fire

  Continued progress in Jackson water pressure, but no timeline for restoration

Former ranking state official arrested on child sex charges

JPD officer arrested for domestic assault

Mississippi teen accused of biting police officer is now in jail

Emergency rental assistance program to be launched in March

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  House passes $1.9T pandemic relief bill, sends it to Senate

The bill passed early Saturday flushes cash to individuals, businesses and states battered by COVID-19.


Nikhazy fans 10 but Rebels’ streak comes to an end

Mistakes cost Bulldogs against Tulane

Montenegro’s 2-run double leads USM past UConn, 6-5

Ole Miss comes up short at #5 South Carolina

Jackson State football game postponed over COVID protocols

The game was originally slated for Saturday, but is being pushed back due to positive tests within the MVSU program.


  Man gets two life sentences for raping children in 2020 home invasion

Miss. getting $5.62M grant to improve health, education responses in pandemic

ATM burglarized in Flowood, undetermined amount of cash taken

Dumpster Day: Get rid of your storm debris Saturday

ALERT: ‘MEMA is not giving out $800 vouchers’

Scammers are preying on innocent Mississippians who need help after last week’s storms.
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  US advisers endorse single-shot COVID-19 vaccine from J&J

The Food and Drug Administration is expected to quickly follow the recommendation and make J&J’s shot the third vaccine authorized for emergency use in the U.S.

  Lumumba: It will take federal, state assistance to make improvements to Jackson’s infrastructure

Black History Month: The Tougaloo Nine try integrating local library through read-in

  Mississippi lawmakers consider doing away with prescription requirement on pseudoephedrine

Commissioner Gipson announces plans for socially distanced Mississippi Mudbug Festival