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Dept. of Education finalizes teacher pay raise figures
Steven Gagliano
July 22, 2019
After working with school districts across the state, the Mississippi Department of Education has announced that 40,991 teachers and teacher assistants are eligible for the state-funded, $1,500 pay raise. After the pay raise was signed into law...
Deadly home invasion: 2nd suspect arrested
Andi Davis
July 22, 2019
Suspect Adrian Smith was arrested earlier today at the Jackson airport.  He is in the custody of Rankin County authorities. Read more:  Brookhaven suspects considered armed and dangerous  
Mississippi delegation favors flood insurance reform
Alex Paton
July 22, 2019
A bill introduced in the U.S. Senate last week would benefit Mississippians. The bill was introduced by Senator Roger Wicker and co-sponsored by Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith which would reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP)...
Brookhaven suspects considered armed and dangerous
Andi Davis
July 22, 2019
Four people were in the process of robbing a home in Brookhaven on Saturday.  When the homeowner arrived, she was shot and killed. The victim has been identified as 21-year-old Zariah Antel Newton. Surveillance video...
Ole Miss student found dead over weekend
Alex Paton
July 22, 2019
An Ole Miss student was found dead over the weekend. Lafayette County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating the death of 21-year-old Alexandria Kostial after she was found dead Saturday morning near Sardis Lake. Multiple news outlet reports...
Corps closing bays at Bonnet Carré Spillway
Andi Davis
July 22, 2019
Based on the reduced flows in the Mississippi River at Red River Landing, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District will begin closing bays at the Bonnet Carré Spillway this morning. Initially, the...
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