Flames were shooting through a home in Madison County Friday evening. It all started with a car fire inside the  garage. Video from a viewer shows flames leaping into the sky just as Gluckstadt fire units arrive.
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12/15/2017
The opening of the Mississippi civil rights and history museums was a historic moment for Mississippi. I mean, whoever would have thought that we would be discussing a civil rights museum in the city of Jackson, Mississippi—which promises to take an...
12/15/2017
On the Christmas list this year are home security systems, and many of them come in do it yourself kits. Advances in technology make them surveillance cameras wireless and accessible through your mobile device.
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12/15/2017
Hinds County Special Operations Investigators made a traffic stop Friday afternoon which lead to the discovery of large quantities of pure THC oil, drug infused candy, and kush.
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Dave O'Donnell, executive vice president of Washington, D.C.-based mechanical contracting firm Bowers Group, recently donated $1 million to the University of Mississippi Medical Center's Campaign for Children's of Mississippi after he and his wife,...
12/15/2017
JACKSON, Miss.— Major General Janson D. Boyles, the adjutant general of Mississippi, announces the promotion of Col. Trent Kelly to brigadier general. The ceremony will be held Saturday, January 20, 2018 at the Mississippi National Guard Joint Force...
12/15/2017
The Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics is looking for a Mississippi man who ran when officers tried to arrest him Thursday. He was connected to an ongoing drug investigation and the seizure of more than $10,000 of methamphetamine.
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12/15/2017
Governor Phil Bryant set the date for the special election for House District 60 in Rankin County. The election will take place on Tuesday, February 20 to fill the vacancy left by Rep. John Moore because of his early retirement.
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12/14/2017
Mississippi ranks 50th for the second year in a row in the United Health Foundation's health rankings. The foundation specializes in clinical expertise and health data, focused on making the country heathier. The report cites the state's challenges with...
12/14/2017
More contraband including a pie found at a Mississippi prison site.   A pecan pie was among an assortment of items  found at the Parchman Work Camp. Also seized in the skakedown canned and leaf tobacco, cellphones, chargers, marijuana, shanks, dice and...
12/14/2017
NEW YORK (AP) — Disney is buying the Murdoch family's Fox movie and television studios and some cable and international TV businesses for about $52.4 billion, as the home of Mickey Mouse tries to meet competition from technology companies in the...
12/14/2017
It's one of the city's oldest golf courses, opened almost sixty years ago. For some time, it was the only place African Americans were allowed to play golf in Jackson.
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12/14/2017
NEW YORK (AP) — "Net neutrality" regulations, designed to prevent internet service providers like Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and Charter from favoring some sites and apps over others, are on the chopping block. On Thursday, the Federal Communications...
12/14/2017
Much of the preseason hype has been focused on Mississippi State University women's basketball, but there could be a good team in Oxford, Miss., as well. The University of Mississippi has a 9-1 record following a 68-59 win over the University of Southern...
12/14/2017
It's against the law to litter, but that doesn't phase some folks.  We responded to a Three On Your Side complaint and found a dumping ground on a Jackson street.
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12/14/2017
No official decision has been made regarding a state takeover for Jackson Public Schools. We'll have the latest on where things stand.  Remember the 1% sales tax commission that was formed for the Capital City? We've got a look at what they have planned...
12/14/2017
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — In a stunning victory aided by scandal, Democrat Doug Jones won Alabama's special Senate election, beating back history, an embattled Republican opponent and President Donald Trump, who urgently endorsed GOP rebel Roy Moore...
12/13/2017
I recently walked into the asthma and allergy clinic to get my monthly allergy shot. I slid my ID card through the slot and waited. The only other patient, an older white woman, struck up a conversation. After the initial pleasantries, she asked, "What...
12/13/2017
It's a vicious cycle, really. Rural districts in sparsely populated Delta communities struggle to recruit teachers to come live there. Majority-black districts, a large percentage of which are dubbed "failing" by the state's accountability standards, are...
12/13/2017
Authorities in Simpson County are still looking for four armed robbers who held up a rural grocery store over the weekend. The S&W Grocery and Deli in Pinola was robbed Sunday night at 7 p.m. The business was held up by four black males. Owner Dustin...
12/13/2017
This past weekend, national media descended on Jackson for the opening of the 2 Mississippi Museums, especially after it was announced that President Trump would be taking part in the festivities. There were segments on CNN and MSNBC, features in The New...
12/13/2017
The Strawberry Cafe (107 Depot Drive, strawberrycafemadison.com) For the Christmas holiday, The Strawberry Cafe's menu includes sides such as sausage-stuffed mushrooms, deviled eggs, green-bean casserole and baked apples; caramel, pecan and...
12/13/2017
The Mississippi Chorus will perform the first movement of 18th-century composer George Frideric Handel's seminal oratorio, "Messiah," again this year, following two sold-out performances in 2016. However, the upcoming holiday concert will mark more than...
12/13/2017
On a cold Friday night, the snow still dusting the trees from the snowfall that morning, Bilal Qizilbash set up his weekly station where he offers food to those in need free of charge. The only qualifying question he asks is, "Are you hungry?" This...
12/13/2017
Carol Johnson Burger, president and chief executive officer of United Way of the Capital Area, has been a mainstay in the organization since her start as a volunteer in 1980. In 1984, she became the director of community services, and in 1995, she took...
12/13/2017
While a sweeping GOP tax overhaul appears to be going for a vote next week, all eyes remain focused on the Alabama Senate race that sends a Democrat to Washington next year.
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12/13/2017
Jackson police identified the man wanted for carjacking a woman on Lynch Street Monday.  35-year-old Justin Darby is being charged with armed carjacking and convicted felon in possession of a firearm.
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12/13/2017
Jackson police are looking for two males wanted in a shooting that happened in late November. The shooting happened at 569 Northside Drive on November 23rd.
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12/13/2017
Its iconic sign has stood on Lamar Street in downtown Jackson for more than half a century, but the Sun-n-Sand Motor Hotel has been boarded-up with no vacancy since 2001. Almost seventeen years after the last guest checked out, it still brings back...
12/11/2017