Jackson murder suspect arrested in Atlanta

48-year-old Jason Garrett was wanted in connection with the murder of Brittany Green.

Bulldogs outlast LSU in longest running game in SEC Tournament history

Man found shot to death inside car in west Jackson

  Blackburn Middle School students sell veggies to the community from student-led garden

  Governor provides updates on flooding in Warren County

  Reservoir police remind boaters of the rules this Memorial Day weekend

Crews working through the night to repair water main break in Hazlehurst

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  Grandparents face more restrictions than rights when it comes to protecting their grandchildren

  50-year-old pilot survives plane crash in Terry after engine fails, hits power lines

Victim’s family, Oxford police chief frustrated at discussion of bond for Mississippi officer charged with woman’s murder

  1 in 4 Mississippi 3rd graders fail reading test on their first try

  Don’t Punish My Pain rally protests CDC pain medication regulations

Marijuana, cocaine, meth seized in largest-ever drug bust in Yazoo County

  Surveillance video shows possible suspects in deadly W. McDowell shooting

Suspects are believed to have been in a small light-colored sedan traveling east on McDowell Rd.

JPD needs public’s help to find missing man

Mr. Funchess suffers from a condition that may impair his judgement.

Injuries reported after church van strikes tree on Springridge Road

Drivers are asked to find an alternate route so that emergency personnel can get to the scene.

55-year-old man charged after shots fired into occupied vehicle

The Jackson Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened just before 8:00 a.m. Wednesday.

Child dies 5 years after abuse as baby; man charged with murder

JPD: Woman shoots boyfriend after he assaulted her

  Jackson VA reaches out to female veterans during Women’s Health Week

  Eight foot alligator takes nap on Rankin County family’s porch

Florence doctor’s office raided by federal and state drug agents

Mississippi spent $1.5M on Weight Watchers for teachers

Six gang members indicted for prison attack

Six men are accused in federal court of stabbing two victims in order to further their positions within the Simon City Royals gang.

  YMCA instructor gives tips for swimming safety

With summer just a splash away, water safety is vital.

  Local VA offering help for veterans struggling with mental illness

One group that struggles with mental illness, and post-traumatic stress disorder, is our veterans.

21-year-old victim of deadly Wood Street shooting identified

The victim was taken to the hospital and later died from his injuries.

  Wildlife experts monitor flood impacts on Chronic Wasting Disease

So far in Mississippi, 19 deer have been confirmed C.W.D. positive.

Two charged in Canton voter fraud case enter Pre-Trial Diversion Program

Two of the people charged in the Canton voter fraud investigation will enter a Pre-Trial Diversion Program.

21-year-old who drowned at Old Trace Park identified

The Jackson native was with others when he went into the Reservoir and never resurfaced.

  Mississippi federal judge examines case surrounding state’s heartbeat abortion ban

Judge Reeves said he plans to issue a decision soon but did not say exactly when.

  Vicksburg citizens join together to march against crime in the city

Their mission has even caught the attention of the police department.

  Church struggles to secure vacant hotel destroyed by thieves, homeless

Church struggles to secure vacant hotel destroyed by thieves and the homeless

Parks and boat ramps to remain open until midnight for Pepsi Pops

Due to the increased activity expected on the water for Pepsi Pops on Friday, May 24, all parks and the boat ramps outside of Pelahatchie Bay will remain open until midnight.

  Attorneys: Ohio State needs to reveal who knew about abuse

Administrators at Ohio State University should release the names of all coaches, trainers and personnel who knew of but failed to act on complaints about a now-dead team doctor who sexually abused male students for nearly two decades, said attorneys for some of the victims.

Thousands sign petition to make Danny Devito next Wolverine

Lots of folks are getting a good laugh at signing a petition to make Danny Devito the next Wolverine.

  Ralph & Kacoo’s building demolished

Back in February, the owner was told to tear it down and clean up the property -- and now crews are doing just that.

  Mississippi represented in food insecurity discussion in Washington

Mississippi is one of the most food-insecure states in the nation.

70-year-old man sentenced for 2016 shooting at Natchez bar

A Natchez man will spend 30 years in prison after entering an open plea of guilty Tuesday to one count of aggravated assault and one count of felon in possession of a firearm.

Lawmaker asked to resign if abuse charge true

Republican state Rep. Doug McLeod of Lucedale was arrested Saturday on a misdemeanor domestic violence charge.

  Firefighters extinguish Pearl house fire that caused heavy damage, killed cat

The home is located on Gloria Drive

‘Sesame Street’ introduces Karli, a Muppet in foster care

The new character is named “Karli,” and is a yellow-haired friend of Elmo's who introduces viewers to the concept of “for-now parents."

Woman arrested for assaulting another woman at Head Start school in Adams County

Deputy Terry Thames responded and talked to a woman named Chandise Martin who said that a woman named Rhondraneika Thompson hit her in the face while they were talking in the hallway at Head Start.

WATCH LIVE: Day 6 of trial for SC man accused of 2014 murder of his 5 children

The trial of a South Carolina man accused of killing his five children now moves into Day 6.

Man found shot to death inside Claiborne Co. home

A 65-year-old man was found dead inside his Claiborne County home Sunday morning.

Suspect’s charges upgraded to murder after woman intentionally hit by car in 2017 dies

Mayfield suffered life-threatening injuries and remain hospitalized until recently when she died.

Police officer arrested in homicide of Oxford mother

Interim Chief Jeff McCutchen told media Tuesday that early in the investigation it was discovered that Kinne was in a relationship with the victim, Dominique Lashelle Clayton.

Arrest made in deadly Millsaps Avenue shooting

Investigators have charged 24-year-old Eugene Mays with capital murder in the death of Bobby Ward.

  3-year-old Janiyah Brooks’ family speaks out

Brooks family said they wanted nothing more than to keep her alive and well, but understood that it was time for her to rest after so much pain.

Ridgeland man sentenced to 20 years for rape of 12-year-old girl

Valentin Ariosto Alfronso-Arguello will be required to register with the Mississippi Sexual Offender Registry and serve five years of supervised probation.

Arkansas man dies in fall from Mississippi radio tower

The Daily Leader of Brookhaven reports 34-year-old Christopher Chase Hawkins of Caraway, Arkansas, fell from atop a 280-foot (85-meter) tower in Brookhaven on Thursday.

Clarksdale mayor says he’ll personally pay for criminals to leave town

Clarksdale Mayor Chuck Espy said Monday that if lawbreakers don’t think they can turn their life around there, he’ll pay for them to move elsewhere.

  ‘Stranger Things’: New Coke, from 1985, to make comeback on TV show

Season 3 of the show will take place in the summer of 1985, when Coca-Cola changed its formula for Coke. New Coke was considered one of the biggest marketing blunders of all time.

Silver Alert cancelled for missing 66-year-old Hazlehurst woman

Family members say Rebecca Holmes suffers from a medical condition that may impair her judgement.

Two arrests made in April homicide on Skyview Dr.

McNair will remain in custody as he waits for his initial court appearance.

Mississippi heartbeat law banning most abortions heads to federal court

This organization is Mississippi’s only abortion clinic.

Livingston Road Bridge closing for at least 12 months due to structural deficiencies

The recommended closure is based on identified structural deficiencies from a recent bridge inspection.

Activists protest abortion restrictions in downtown Memphis

Protests are planned across Mississippi and Tennessee on Tuesday in opposition of new state laws restricting abortion.

Several rail road crossings in Jackson closing for maintenance

Crews will work to replace the main line rail and rebuild each crossing.

  North Carolina class teaches kids as young as six how to use guns

The children spend four hours, both in classroom time, and shooting.

  Clinton High School breaks ground for career complex

Construction is expected to be complete by fall of next year

Mississippi coroner accused of selling fake funeral plans to senior citizens

A Mississippi man is accused of selling fake funeral plans to senior citizens.

Mother of 4 identified as victim in Oxford homicide

MBI says the victim was 32-year-old Dominique Lashelle Clayton.

  Flooding impacts more homes at Eagle Lake

Efforts by residents to hold off the flood have taken a dramatic turn

  Homeless living in vacant hotel reportedly terrorize neighboring Popeye’s workers and steal electricity

Homeless living in vacant hotel reportedly terrorize Popeyes workers next door and steal electricity.

  New Mississippi economy scorecard shows upward trends for jobs and opportunities

Mississippi has more jobs than people looking. And the unemployment rate is still at a near historic low.

  Backwater flooding reaches critical stage in parts of Yazoo County

Emergency officials say more than two dozen roads have been temporarily shut down after being overtaken by backwater flooding.

Minor holds 9-year-old at gunpoint to steal bag of chips in Cleveland, mother says

It all reportedly happened at the Franklin D. Roosevelt Academy playground, not too far from the Sturdivant’s family home.

Two injured in shooting on Jayne Avenue in west Jackson

According to Jackson police, two men were injured after being shot Monday evening.

Multiple people shot during graduation party in Mississippi

Authorities are working around the clock to solve a weekend shooting that left multiple people injured in Mississippi.

Troop F interdiction Sgt. wins Trooper of the Year

Sgt. Russ Gordon is announced as the 2018 Trooper of the Year

Statesville files lawsuit over massive American flag

A petition drive has started and the company has vowed on Facebook that when it comes to the request to take the flag down, “We won’t do it.”

Study names Byram best place to live in Mississippi

The study, by “infotainment” company HomeSnacks, analyzed the best cities in each state by considering what locations had great food, quality shopping, “amazing people” and safe, clean neighborhoods. They also looked at crime stats, employment rate and salaries, affordable housing and solid schools

Jackson man drowns while swimming in Destin, Florida

According to the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office, 65-year-old Richard Montague was found unconscious behind 770 Gulf Shores Drive around 3:30 Saturday afternoon.

  9-year-old starts baking business in Vicksburg

De’Jonae Curtis is a Vicksburg native and a budding entrepreneur.

Mississippi State’s Jake Mangum wins 2019 C Spire Ferriss Trophy

The award is named for the late Dave “Boo” Ferriss, a Magnolia State baseball legend, a Boston Red Sox Hall of Famer and long-time Delta State head baseball coach.

  ‘Game of Thrones': Water bottles join coffee cup in guest-starring roles

The series finale of “Game of Thrones” treated fans to another visual faux pas as two modern-day water bottles showed up in one of the scenes.

29-year-old Pearl man arrested for possessing child pornography

Stephen Schubring was booked into the Rankin County jail and charged with one count of child exploitation for possession of child pornography.

  GA toddler dies after ‘heinous’ child abuse

A 3-year-old victim died shortly after an investigation into a “heinous crime of child abuse” led to her parents’ arrest, according to the Albany Police Department (APD).

Car crashes into MEA clinic on Ellis Ave.

No word if anyone was injured.

Colts sign former Ole Miss QB Chad Kelly

The Indianapolis Colts signed former Ole Miss quarterback Chad Kelly.