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

  ‘I am fearful for the fall;’ State Health Officer addresses COVID-19 concerns

  Pelahatchie community members hold convoy for lost loved ones

  Some restaurants offer dine-in service, others play it safe after restrictions lifted

  Mississippians embrace ‘new normal’ on Memorial Day weekend

  Jackson couple livestreams intimate wedding ceremony amid coronavirus outbreak

  Miss. Pastor Todd Tilghman wins ‘NBC’s The Voice’

  JPD’s 'Operation Safe Street’ leads to 146 arrests, $20,000 seized

  Ready or not: Miss. Casinos to reopen Thursday

  Mississippi Children’s Museum gears up for return of visitors

  Jacksonians react to city-wide 'To-Go Cup’ measure

  Paying the Price: COVID-19’s financial impact on the salon industry

  Councilman Kenneth Stokes honors grieving mothers on Mother’s Day

  Gyms taking major hit by coronavirus outbreak with no relief in sight

  Local hair salon owners eager to get back to work: ‘We are ready to go!’

  Frontline heroes face mental health battles while fighting coronavirus

  Reservoir Police crack down on boaters for not social distancing

  5th grade Miss. boy creates ‘Ear Savers’ for doctors and nurses

  Expecting mothers share how the pandemic is affecting them: ‘I am really nervous’

  Family calls for end to violence after son killed during dice game

  Businesses gearing up for return of customers Monday

  Combatting the Coronavirus Blues: Coping with anxiety during a pandemic

  Local businesses eager to offer curbside, pick-up services

  Covington Co. community comes together after devastating Easter Sunday tornadoes

  Rankin Co. Safe Room opening for potential severe weather amid pandemic

  UMMC doctor’s DIY face mask video goes viral

  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