Monticello mayor disagrees with One Lake project as town fights flooding

The One Lake project is predicted to save homes in Hinds and Rankin county, but what about the smaller communities on the south end of the Pearl River?

  Student sues Wis. high school over dress code that bars him from wearing shirt with gun image

The sophomore says he is a gun rights supporter, and his T-shirt, which had an image of a firearm, supported gun rights organizations.
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  Teen creates bow ties for shelter animals

Thirteen-year-old Darius Brown has a passion for animals, a heart of gold and a booming business called Beaux and Paws. He makes adorable, unique bow ties to help shelter cats and dogs get adopted.

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  Kitchen equipment catches fire inside Georgia Blue in Flowood

Pedestrian killed after being hit by vehicle in Jackson identified

Police investigating after man shot, killed outside Vicksburg home

  Citizens cleaning, returning to life after the flood

Evidence and photos shown on Day 7 of the Godbolt capital murder trial

In Day 7 of the Willie Cory Godbolt capital murder trial evidence and autopsy photos were shown in court. The trial resumes Sunday afternoon in Pike county.
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  Pregnant woman fatally shot in Philadelphia; baby dies after emergency C-section

No arrests have been made, but a weapon was recovered.

  Copiah County facing flooding problems downstream

  Wendy’s worker traumatized after witnessing fatal stabbing in restaurant

Officials consider One Lake project to prevent future floods

  Jackson Public Schools’ network hacked, teachers and staff cannot use computers

Body of Mississippi soldier to return home Saturday

Mississippian wins $200K on scratch ticket

Siemens ‘disagrees strongly’ with Jackson mayor’s view of company in response to $89 million settlement

Man critically wounded in Bailey Avenue shooting that stemmed from past dispute

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  Sanders wins Nevada caucuses, takes national Democratic lead

Saturday’s caucuses are the third contest in a 2020 primary season that has so far been marred by chaos and uncertainty in overwhelmingly white, rural states.

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Two Super Bowl LIV champs from Mississippi honored by the state senate

  Body found in Lee County lake identified as former MSU football player

It was Monday afternoon when Jones was discovered in a lake in the Indian Hills subdivision.

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Yazoo Co. principal indicted for aiding ex-police chief accused of strangling child

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FBI investigating after JPS computer system hacked

Driver critical after crash on I-20 in Warren Co.

  First Alert Forecast: chilled sunshine Friday; quiet weekend ahead

Chilled sunshine rounds out the work week; quiet and mainly dry through the weekend ahead.
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  Slaying of family of 4 leaves neighbors stunned in Fla.

Investigators haven't said why they believe this happened or exactly why they believe Ezequiel Almodovar killed his wife, Marielis Soto, and their two kids, Ezequiel, 16, and Gabriel,12.

  Baptist provides grief counselors for staff members after two employees shot and killed

Arrests made after shots fired during shoplifting attempt at Madison Walmart

  Godbolt’s brother shares emotional testimony on day 6 of trial

  Receding flood waters reveal piles of trash