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Weekend weather rundown 9-30-18
Brittany Land
September 30, 2018
Today in north Mississippi it will be mostly sunny with highs in the mid 80’s. Tonight it will be cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows will be in the upper 60’s....
MDOC Commissioner responds to August prison deaths
Alex Paton
September 29, 2018
During the month of August, 16 inmates died in the custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections. MDOC Commissioner Pelicia Hall recently sat down with News Mississippi to discuss the recent prison deaths which she...
Mississippi Craft Center renamed after former Governor
Brittany Land
September 29, 2018
The Mississippi Craft Center in Ridgeland has been renamed the William Lowe “Bill” Waller, Sr., Craft Center. The official dedication was held last week at the Craft Center and was open to the public. The...
AG Hood pushes cutting opioid manufacturing
Alex Paton
September 29, 2018
Attorney General Jim Hood joined an 11-state coalition of attorneys general asking the federal government to implement reforms that would account for and include the misuse of prescription painkillers in the hopes that new regulations would...
Two Brookhaven police officers dead after shootout
Steven Gagliano
September 29, 2018
*This story has been updated to include the names of the officers and additional information about the shooting.  Two police officers in Brookhaven are dead after a shootout with multiple suspects early this morning on...
Fitch announces “Tuition Toss” registration
Steven Gagliano
September 29, 2018
If you’re a college student in Mississippi, you may have a chance to win a scholarship at this year’s Egg Bowl. On behalf of College Savings Mississippi, Treasurer Lynn Fitch announced that registration for the...
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