Originally from Marks, Barbie was reared on a farm as the last of four children. Barbie graduated from Mississippi College in 1993 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications. She received her Master of Science degree from Mississippi State University with concentration in Broadcast Meteorology in 1995.
Brandon Artiles joined WLBT in August 2010 excited to share the desk with Katina Rankin and Paul Williams on the morning show. In addition to anchoring in the morning he enjoys getting out into the community
Mississippi House members have approved legislation to re-tool the window tinting law they passed in 2005. The law was set to go into effect in July of this year, but first it may undergo some changes.