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  • Taking Back Our Neighborhoods: Washington Addition

    Taking Back Our Neighborhoods: Washington Addition

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 2:46 AM EDT2014-07-29 06:46:04 GMT
    Some elderly citizens of Jackson's Washington Addition are getting a helping hand with the upkeep of their property thanks to a couple of men I told you about at the first of the month.I first introduced
    Some elderly citizens of Jackson's Washington Addition are getting a helping hand with the upkeep of their property thanks to a couple of men I told you about at the first of the month.
  • Anti-abortion advocates protest at JPD Headquarters

    Anti-Abortion Advocates Protest at JPD Headquarters

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 1:04 AM EDT2014-07-29 05:04:42 GMT
    Several anti-abortion advocates rallied around the Jackson Police Department Monday - taking a stand against what they say are violations of freedom of speech. You may remember when a business owner
    Several anti-abortion advocates rallied around the Jackson Police Department Monday - taking a stand against what they say are violations of freedom of speech.
  • Helena man killed in Omega Protein explosion; 3 injured

    Helena man killed in Omega Protein explosion; 3 injured

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:52 AM EDT2014-07-29 04:52:08 GMT
    Jerry Lee Taylor, 25, was killed Monday morning after an explosion at the Omega Protein plant in Moss Point. Three other subcontractors were injured, but only one remained hospitalized Monday evening.
    Jerry Lee Taylor, 25, was killed Monday morning after an explosion at the Omega Protein plant in Moss Point. Three other subcontractors were injured, but only one remained hospitalized Monday evening.
  • Johnson-Still Road sees increase in burglaries

    Johnson-Still Road sees increase in burglaries

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:31 AM EDT2014-07-29 04:31:45 GMT
    Police say, if you don't lock your cars and houses, you greatly increase your risk of falling victim to burglary. Some D'Iberville residents have seen the effects of not listening to that advice.
    If you don't lock your cars and houses, you greatly increase your risk of falling victim to burglary. That's the message that police have been trying to spread. Some D'Iberville residents have seen the effects of not listening to that advice. A string of thefts on Johnson-Still Road have residents calling for action.
  • Fatal shooting victim brother-in-law of state lawmaker

    Fatal shooting victim brother-in-law of state lawmaker

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:26 AM EDT2014-07-29 04:26:13 GMT
    There is new information in the fatal shooting of a Scott County man this weekend. The victim, Bradley Paul Harrison, is the brother-in-law of State Representative Tim Miles. Scott County Sheriff Mike

    There is new information in the weekend fatal shooting of a Scott County man. The victim, Bradley Paul Harrison, is the brother-in-law of State Representative Tim Miles.

  • 'Vote For Babe' campaign seeks horse & buggy rides on Biloxi streets

    'Vote For Babe' campaign seeks horse & buggy rides on Biloxi streets

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:15 AM EDT2014-07-29 04:15:48 GMT
    "Vote for Babe." That's the slogan a Coast woman is using in her quest to change an ordinance that prohibits horse and carriages from operating on Biloxi city streets.
    "Vote for Babe." That's the slogan a Coast woman is using in her quest to change an ordinance that prohibits horse and carriages from operating on Biloxi city streets. Kali Highbaugh said with enough public support, she and her horse Babe can become a tourism asset.
  • 2014 Sunfish North American Sailing Championships underway in the Bay

    2014 Sunfish North American Sailing Championships underway in the Bay

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:07 AM EDT2014-07-29 04:07:59 GMT
    19 girls and boys, 18-years-old and younger, hit the high seas at 1:30 Monday afternoon, competing in the first of 7 races over the next two days, vying for the 2014 Sunfish Youth North American Sailing
    For the first time since 2003, the Bay-Waveland Yacht Club is hosting the 2014 Sunfish North American Sailing Championships. The youth division got underway this afternoon with the first of 18 total races set to sail through Saturday.
  • Community rebuilds fire damaged home for Biloxi grandmother

    Community rebuilds fire damaged home for Biloxi grandmother

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:54 PM EDT2014-07-29 03:54:14 GMT
    A Biloxi woman and her six grandchildren are finally moving back home, after losing everything in a house fire last year.
    A Biloxi woman and her six grandchildren are finally moving back home, after losing everything in a house fire last year. Surrounded by three of her six grandchildren, Anita Seymour graciously thanked Greg Smith, who is the president of the Home Builder's Association, for all the hard work his organization has done to put her back into her home.
  • Hebert Family speaks out about deadly explosion at Omega Protein

    Hebert Family speaks out about deadly explosion at Omega Protein

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-07-29 03:15:03 GMT
    Christopher Hebert was killed in an accident at Omega Protein's Moss Point plant in 2012. Hebert's loved ones said they are heartbroken to hear of another life lost.
    In 2012, Christopher Hebert was killed when he was caught in a rotating screw conveyor at Omega Protein's Moss Point plant. Hebert's loved ones said they are heartbroken to hear another family is having to deal with losing a loved one because of something that happened at the plant.
  • Bobby Rush honored at Jackson Music Awards

    Bobby Rush Honored At Jackson Music Awards

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-07-29 03:11:58 GMT
    The 40th annual Jackson Music Awards were held Monday night at the Downtown Marriott.     Musicians, poets, dee jays, and producers were recognized for their talent in 25 categories.      From Pop, to
    The 40th annual Jackson Music Awards were held Monday night at the Downtown Marriott.     Musicians, poets, dee jays, and producers were recognized for their talent in 25 categories.
  • Child uninjured in runaway car

    Child uninjured in runaway car

    Monday, July 28 2014 10:46 PM EDT2014-07-29 02:46:20 GMT
    A small child escaped injury Monday evening, after knocking a vehicle out of gear, allowing it to roll backwards into a building at the Village Apartments.The grandmother left the child in the car, at
    There were some frightening moment Monday afternoon when a vehicle with a child inside rolled into an apartment building. Jackson police were on the scene around 5:30 at the Village Apartments on Raymond Road.
  • FOUND: Tipster leads police to missing Pascagoula teen

    FOUND: Tipster leads police to missing Pascagoula teen

    Monday, July 28 2014 10:16 PM EDT2014-07-29 02:16:56 GMT
    A missing Pascagoula teen was found safe Monday night in Moss Point, just hours after so many of you shared her picture on Facebook.
    A missing Pascagoula teen was found safe Monday night in Moss Point, just hours after so many of you shared her picture on Facebook. A tipster called police and said Ashely Santangela Davis was in Moss Point. She has since been reunited with her mother.
  • Class could save child from attacker

    Class could save child from attacker

    Monday, July 28 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-07-29 02:07:44 GMT
    Members of Cheer Zone Athletics in Saucier took a break from the normal routine to learn how to stay safe. Dozens of kids some as young as three took part in a self defense class taught by Sensei Adrianyon
    Members of Cheer Zone Athletics in Saucier took a break from the normal routine to learn how to stay safe. Dozens of kids some as young as three took part in a self defense class taught by Sensei Adrianyon Riley. Cheer Zone's owner says the recent news of crimes targeting children here on the coast, inspired her to hold the class.
  • Mississippi farmers providing supply for high goat demand

    Mississippi farmers providing supply for high goat demand

    Monday, July 28 2014 9:46 PM EDT2014-07-29 01:46:14 GMT
    Goats are at the center of a major supply and demand chain. Farmer Charles Pickett says the animal is the number one consumed meat in the world! "The market is so great that if everybody we knew was
    Goats are at the center of a major supply and demand chain. Farmer Charles Pickett says the animal is the number one consumed meat in the world! "The market is so great that if everybody we knew was
  • Will owner of business where gang rape occurred face civil charges?

    Will owner of business where gang rape occurred face civil charges?

    Monday, July 28 2014 9:42 PM EDT2014-07-29 01:42:42 GMT
    Ten days after police say three suspects raped a woman in her own car at a gas station, they appeared in court for an initial appearance. Ja'Lon Jones, 20, faces a sexual battery charge as well as accessory
    Ten days after police say three suspects raped a woman in her own car at a gas station, they appeared in court for an initial appearance.
  • Olive Branch residents speak out against rezoning

    Olive Branch residents speak out against rezoning

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-07-28 23:59:45 GMT
    (WMC) - On Monday night, there are concerns about plans to build a warehouse right outside of Olive Branch, Miss. The site of a proposed industrial park could bring hundreds of jobs to DeSoto County,
    On Monday night, there are concerns about plans to build a warehouse right outside of Olive Branch, Miss.
  • N. Mississippi group fights business park proposal

    N. Mississippi group fights business park proposal

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-07-28 23:59:26 GMT
    (WMC) – People living near Olive Branch are fighting back against a proposal to bring a new business park to the area. Groups organized a signature drive this weekend against the proposed Legacy Park. Supporters
    People living near Olive Branch are fighting back against a proposal to bring a new business park to the area.
  • Suspect's death takes a toll on authorities

    Suspect's death takes a toll on authorities

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:34 PM EDT2014-07-28 23:34:48 GMT
    The D'Iberville man who was pulled from the Tchoutacabouffa River this weekend drowned, according to Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove. Monday, an autopsy was completed on James King. Authorities say
    The D'Iberville man who was pulled from the Tchoutacabouffa River this weekend drowned, according to Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove. Monday, an autopsy was completed on James King. Authorities say the 21-year-old jumped into the river Saturday while running away from police. It's the kind of tragedy first responders admit always takes a toll on them.
  • Woman, 2 children killed in Leake County ATV accident

    Toddler involved in fatal Leake County ATV accident expected to recover

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:08 PM EDT2014-07-28 23:08:07 GMT
    Two-year-old Alicia Hernandez is currently at Blair E. Batson hospital in Jackson recovering from an ATV accident that killed her mother, brother and a cousin. "My Aunt Lucy Hernandez, her second oldest
    Sarah Eichelberger, of Baton Rouge, was driving her 2009 Acura car when she collided with Lucy Hernandez's Honda ATV.
  • Temporary road closure for section of West County Line Road

    Temporary road closure for section of West County Line Road

    Monday, July 28 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-07-28 23:00:35 GMT
    The City of Jackson will close West County Line Road between North County Line Road and Hilda Drive, beginning 6 a.m. Wednesday until around 9 a.m. Friday.    The closure is necessary to allow the Canadian
    The City of Jackson will close West County Line Road between North County Line Road and Hilda Drive, beginning 6 a.m. Wednesday until around 9 a.m. Friday.
  • Southaven breaks up prostitution ring

    Southaven breaks up prostitution ring

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:26 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:26:39 GMT
    There's a big little league baseball tournament going on in Southaven. Many of the players and their families traveled from all over and stay in the city's hotels.
    The prostitution ring that was broken up by Southaven Police Department last week is part of an ongoing effort to clean up the city for its visitors and residents.
  • Jackson Police looking for shooting suspect

    Jackson Police looking for shooting suspect

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:00 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:00:14 GMT
    Jackson Police are looking for Tyrone Washington in connection with a shooting on Dewitt Avenue on July 21 and have issued a warrant for his arrest.Washington is accused in the wounding of Deborah Lewis,
    Jackson Police are looking for Tyrone Washington in connection with a shooting on Dewitt Avenue on July 21 and have issued a warrant for his arrest.
  • Construction wraps up on Century Park South on USM campus

    Construction wraps up on Century Park South on USM campus

    Monday, July 28 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-07-28 21:46:19 GMT
    The finishing touches are being made on two new residence halls in Century Park South on the USM's campus.  The suite-style dorm rooms will be ready for students to move in by August 15. A third residence
    The finishing touches are being made on two new residence halls in Century Park South on the USM's campus.
  • White House neighbors ready for hotel to open once again

    White House neighbors ready for hotel to open once again

    Monday, July 28 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-07-28 20:52:56 GMT
    The iconic White House Hotel in Biloxi is four days away from reopening for the first time in decades. For the people who live near the hotel, they say it means a new beginning for their neighborhood, as well.
    During the past year, what was once an ugly eyesore has been transformed into a thing of beauty once again. The iconic White House Hotel in Biloxi is four days away from reopening for the first time in decades. For the people who live near the hotel, they say it means a new beginning for their neighborhood, as well.
  • MSDH confirms new cases of West Nile Virus and Chikungunya

    MDH confirms new cases of West Nile Virus and Chikungunya

    Monday, July 28 2014 3:50 PM EDT2014-07-28 19:50:38 GMT
    The Mississippi State Department of Health is confirming one new human case of West Nile virus and a new case of chikungunya virus. The reported WNV case is in Rankin County. So far this year, WNV cases
    The Mississippi State Department of Health is confirming one new human case of West Nile virus and a new case of chikungunya virus.
  • Coroner says 2-month-old infant's death was accidental

    Jackson Police investigate death of two-month-old infant

    Monday, July 28 2014 3:15 PM EDT2014-07-28 19:15:51 GMT
    Jackson police are investigating the death of a two-month-old infant. Officer Colendula Green said authorities were called shortly after 10 a.m. Sunday morning to 781 Raymond Road. Green said the baby
    The coroner says the death was caused by an accidental rollover while the baby was sleeping with a parent.
  • Olive Branch Police Department to hold citizen's police academy

    Olive Branch Police Department to hold citizen's police academy

    Monday, July 28 2014 3:11 PM EDT2014-07-28 19:11:07 GMT
    (WMC) – Folks in Olive Branch will soon be able to get a first-hand look at what police go through, and have a chance to be part of the action. Registration for the Olive Branch Police Department's Citizen
    Folks in Olive Branch will soon be able to get a first-hand look at what police go through and have a chance to be part of the action.
  • Gospel Music Awards names Joy Redmond Female Vocalist of the Year

    36th Annual Gospel Music Awards names WLBT/Fox 40 Anchor Joy Redmond Female Vocalist of the Year

    Monday, July 28 2014 1:57 PM EDT2014-07-28 17:57:34 GMT
    WLBT/Fox 40 news anchor, Joy Redmond takes the Gospel Music Awards by storm! Last night, the 36th Annual Gospel Music Awards named our very own Joy Redmond, Female Vocalist of the Year. The awards ceremony
    WLBT/Fox 40 news anchor, Joy Redmond takes the Gospel Music Awards by storm! Last night, the 36th Annual Gospel Music Awards named our very own Joy Redmond, Female Vocalist of the Year. The awards ceremony
  • Suspects in gang rape appear in court

    Suspects in gang rape appear in court

    Monday, July 28 2014 1:32 PM EDT2014-07-28 17:32:07 GMT
    Suspects in a gang rape at a Shell Gas station appeared before a judge on Monday. Marquise Samuel, Ja'Lon Jones, and Edward Samuel were all denied bond, and will stay in jail for now. They are charged
    They are charged in relation to an incident on Friday, July 18 at the gas station on Daniel Lake Blvd.
  • 'Fearless 74' furls its flag for the final time

    'Fearless 74' furls its flag for the final time

    Saturday, July 26 2014 6:54 AM EDT2014-07-26 10:54:09 GMT
    It was a decommissioning ceremony complete with the pomp and circumstance the U.S. Navy is famous for. The Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 74 was commissioned in 1943.
    It was a decommissioning ceremony complete with the pomp and circumstance the U.S. Navy is famous for. The Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 74 was commissioned in 1943. It has played a significant role for our armed forces, specifically during war times, building air fields, bridges and temporary bases for our troops all over the world.
  • Action Report: Village Place management fixes closed pool

    Action Report: Village Place management fixes closed pool

    Saturday, July 26 2014 6:54 AM EDT2014-07-26 10:54:09 GMT
    Like most apartments on the Coast, Village Place has what looks like a nice swimming pool located in the center of the apartment complex.
    Like most apartments on the Coast, Village Place has what looks like a nice swimming pool located in the center of the apartment complex.
  • Teachers get STEM training from Ingalls engineers

    Teachers get STEM training from Ingalls engineers

    Saturday, July 26 2014 6:54 AM EDT2014-07-26 10:54:08 GMT
    Science and math lessons are about to get more interactive for many South Mississippi students. On Friday, some middle school teachers took part in a free STEM workshop at Ingalls.
    Science and math lessons are about to get more interactive for many South Mississippi students. On Friday, some middle school teachers took part in a free STEM workshop at Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula. What the teachers learned could change the way your child looks at engineering.
  • Mississippi Port Authority board considers projects and progress

    Mississippi Port Authority board considers projects and progress

    Saturday, July 26 2014 6:54 AM EDT2014-07-26 10:54:06 GMT
    The Mississippi State Port Authority board discussed several proposed projects at Friday's monthly meeting.
    The Mississippi State Port Authority board discussed several proposed projects at Friday's monthly meeting. Commissioners heard about plans to improve the harbor area at the west end of the port property. The old catwalk will be replaced with a new breakwater and walkway. The board also awarded a construction contract for buildings on the west pier and agreed to pursue a lease with a company that wants to export wood pellets.
  • Several charged after drug bust in Marion County

    Several charged after drug bust in Marion County

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-07-26 02:50:46 GMT
    Marion County Sheriff's Department and the Marion County Narcotics Task Force made five drug arrests during a search warrant in Columbia Thursday. Agents seized several pounds of high grade marijuana
    Marion County Sheriff's Department and the Marion County Narcotics Task Force made five drug arrests during a search warrant in Columbia Thursday.
  • Miss Hospitality Preliminaries

    Miss Hospitality Preliminaries

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:45 PM EDT2014-07-26 02:45:59 GMT
    We are in downtown Hattiesburg at the Saenger for this years Miss Hospitality Pageant. Tonight marks the 65th anniversary for the pageant and the thirty five participants from across the state are excited
    We are in downtown Hattiesburg at the Saenger for this years Miss Hospitality Pageant.
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  • Some Shreveport residents upset over bulk trash pickup wait time

    Some Shreveport residents upset over bulk trash pickup wait time

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:58 PM EDT2014-07-29 03:58:18 GMT
     Piles of tree limbs can be seen sitting out in several neighborhoods, neighbors want the storm debris removed. Piles of tree limbs can be seen sitting out in several neighborhoods, neighbors want the storm debris removed.
    New rules for Shreveport's bulk trash collection program are not sitting well with some locals hit hard last week during fast moving storms. 
    New rules for Shreveport's bulk trash collection program are not sitting well with some locals hit hard last week during fast moving storms. 
  • Gonzales city council votes to cut police, economic development funding

    Gonzales city council votes to cut police, economic development funding

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-07-29 03:49:38 GMT
    The Gonzales City Council approved two ordinances Monday that will cut funding to the Police Department and the Ascension Economic Development Corporation, a move Mayor Barney Arceneaux says he will likely veto.
    The Gonzales City Council approved two ordinances Monday that will cut funding to the Police Department and the Ascension Economic Development Corporation, a move Mayor Barney Arceneaux says he will likely veto.
  • Musician says LSP roughed him up

    Musician says LSP roughed him up

    A New Orleans musician says he was roughed up by state troopers in the Ninth Ward, for no reason. Shamarr Allen tells FOX 8 he was afraid for his life and thinks he was racially profiled.
    A New Orleans musician says he was roughed up by state troopers in the Ninth Ward, for no reason. Shamarr Allen tells FOX 8 he was afraid for his life and thinks he was racially profiled.
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  • 2 Auburn juveniles arrested, charged in weekend burglaries

    2 Auburn juveniles arrested, charged in weekend burglaries

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 1:54 AM EDT2014-07-29 05:54:08 GMT
    The Auburn Police Division arrested two juveniles on Sunday, July 27 on felony warrants regarding burglaries over the weekend on West Longleaf Drive. The juveniles are a 17-year-old and a 16-year-old,
    The Auburn Police Division arrested two juveniles on Sunday, July 27 on felony warrants regarding burglaries over the weekend on West Longleaf Drive. The juveniles are a 17-year-old and a 16-year-old, and both are from Auburn.
  • BREAKING: Teen rescued from Blount Co. cave

    BREAKING: Teen rescued from Blount Co. cave

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 1:18 AM EDT2014-07-29 05:18:36 GMT
    An 18-year-old man was rescued late Monday night after falling 50 feet inside a cave in western Blount County.
    An 18-year-old man is recovering after falling inside a cave in western Blount County Monday night.
  • Teacher hit by train expected to make full recovery

    Teacher hit by train expected to make full recovery

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:53 AM EDT2014-07-29 04:53:08 GMT
    Officials at the Smiths Station Fire Department say the victim, later identified as Vivian Martin, was transported to Midtown Medical Center with what appeared to be non life-threatening injuries.
    Multiple sources tell News Leader 9 that a Smiths Station teacher was hit by a train earlier today in Lee County.

    Officials at the Smiths Station Fire Department say the victim, later identified as Vivian Martin, was transported to Midtown Medical Center with what appeared to be non life-threatening injuries.
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