Summer Tadlock

Summer Tadlock

Multimedia Journalist

Jackson, MS

Summer Tadlock is a multimedia journalist at WLBT and Fox40 News. She graduated from Mississippi State University in 2018 with a major in Communications and a concentration in Broadcast Journalism. Summer is a Mississippi native who grew up watching WLBT. She is honored to work for the same station she watched as a little girl and is thrilled to be able to make an impact in the same community she grew up in.


Recent Articles by Summer

  Retail giants limiting amount of shoppers in stores

  Many struggle to pay bills as businesses close due to coronavirus pandemic

  Coronavirus hits small town nursing home, community members fear the worst

  Cleaning services taking financial hit from coronavirus outbreak

  Vicksburg mayor beefs up civil emergency plan with new restrictions

  Mississippians beat coronavirus blues with fresh air, workout

  Love in a Pandemic: Miss. couple postpones wedding because of outbreak

  Social distancing got you feeling lonely? Adopt a furry friend

  COVID-19 causes spike in Mississippi unemployment claims

  Vicksburg mayor declares civil emergency, implements city-wide curfew

‘This week we have already seen a 50% drop’: Local businesses impacted by coronavirus pandemic

  Daycares staying open despite coronavirus outbreak; Health department gives all clear

  UMMC health experts preparing for ‘tidal wave’ of patients

  Hand sanitizer made in Jackson promises to kill germs hours after it’s applied

  Businesses on St. Paddy’s Day cancellations: Will the party go on?

  ‘I do not have a fear of having the virus’: Many not letting coronavirus ruin their Spring Break

  Actor Danny Glover, supporters canvass Jackson neighborhoods in support of Bernie Sanders

  Busting Coronavirus Myths: Medical professionals separate fact from fiction

  Madison prom dress shop impacted by coronavirus outbreak

  Councilman Stokes sounds off on Jackson crime rates

  Health experts preparing for possible coronavirus outbreak

  ‘Things get destroyed, but not our faith’: Flowood church rebuilds after historic flood

  8 Days of Hope organization gives flood victims a helping hand

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

  Cleanup efforts begin as Pearl River begins to recede

  'It’s not a fun thing to go through’: Floodwaters threaten Flowood businesses

  Local animal rescue saves animals stranded by floodwaters

  Supporters, those against gather to discuss vaping dangers at summit

  ‘It sounded like a freight train:’ Severe weather rips through Attala Co.

  Rush Limbaugh’s cancer diagnosis: What you need to know about the deadly disease