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  Alleged gunman, victim among 6 charged after NJ football game shooting

The wounded man, Ibn Abdullah, 27, was the target of the shooting and was charged because a gun was found on him when emergency responders went to his aid, authorities said.


  Volunteers build playground for Boys & Girls Club of Central Mississippi

  First Alert Forecast: quiet Sunday; warmer next week

Tupelo man charged with child abuse after 6-year-old taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries

'I was one of them long ago’: Brett Favre talks to kids at Boys and Girls Club

  Reservoir officials may drop lake levels to fend off giant salivinia

Next week they’ll decide if that’s the right step in eradicating the invasive plant.
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Leaked Russian interference report raises UK vote questions

The report from Parliament’s intelligence committee concludes that Russian interference may have affected the 2016 referendum on Britain’s departure from the European Union, though the impact is “unquantifiable.”

  Pastors of burned Louisiana churches discuss forgiveness and rebuilding

  Ole Miss, State fans remain optimistic despite tough weekend challenges

  City of Jackson begins clean up of abandoned south Jackson apartment complex

  Another HOA files suit against Ridgway over missing money

  Plane at Jackson airport evacuated due to smoke

  Pearl accountant accused of embezzling $47K from client

Nature photographer helping to protect Pascagoula River

Ailing ex-telecom executive Ebbers seeks release from prison

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  Fans say goodbye to Bei Bei the panda, leaving the National Zoo in D.C. for China

On Tuesday, Bei Bei will leave Washington, D.C., for his new home in China to take part in a breeding program.


USM pulls away from UTSA, 36-17, to win 3rd straight game

Fans warned of bats considered a ‘high risk for rabies’ in Davis Wade Stadium

Before the game Saturday afternoon in Starkville, fans in the stadium were warned of bats that are considered a “high risk for rabies.”


Simpson County Lake to be drained for dam repairs

Mississippi National Guard: Free tuition, more jobs than ever available for guardsmen

  She said ‘yes’! Byram firefighter proposes to girlfriend at graduation ceremony

  First Alert Forecast: sunshine returns, gradual warming trend ahead

Gulfport murder suspect, another man found dead inside Texas apartment

A suspect wanted for the murder of a Pass Christian man has been found dead by authorities in Texas after an overnight search.
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Democrat Edwards wins reelection in conservative Louisiana

Deep in the heart of the conservative South, Louisiana’s voters reelected Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards to a second term, shocking Republicans who had hoped to reclaim the seat on the strength of President Donald Trump’s popularity.

JPD investigating after man, woman arrive at hospital with gunshot wounds

  Some Mississippi students are choosing alternate paths over college

Family offering $1,000 reward in search for Welton ‘Wick’ Pierce

Retailers preparing for launch of Mississippi Lottery