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District Attorney drops capital murder charges against third suspect
TUPELO – First Circuit District Attorney John Weddle dropped capital murder charges against a Noxubee County woman who had been held without bond in the Lee County Jail for nearly two years. In early January, Weddle’s office dropped their opposition of bond for Shanery D. Hampton, 31, of Macon,...
MDWFP Law Enforcement issued over 1,000 citations in January
CRAWFORD — Col. Jerry Carter, Chief of Law Enforcement for the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks, gave a law enforcement update in a regularly scheduled commission meeting Thursday. Carter said officers issued 1,216 citations in January 2024. MDWFP commissioners meet once a month where Carter gives his update on law enforcement. The commission […] The post MDWFP Law Enforcement issued over 1,000 citations in January appeared first on Daily Leader.
Mississippi Dollar General robbed by men using a shotgun; suspects on the run
Two men used a shotgun to rob a Dollar General in a small Mississippi community. The robbery occurred Wednesday, but law enforcement officials released the information Friday. The suspects have not been captured. The Dollar General is in New Hope in Lowndes County. According to Sheriff Eddie Hawkins, the incident...
On-Duty Cop Nabbed Shoplifting $140 Shoes While Wearing Uniform
The officer was taken to jail in her own patrol car.
Around two dozen children provided with medical screenings in Lowndes County
Saturday, a non-profit helped provide 25 children with medical screenings. Around two dozen children provided with medical screenings in Lowndes County. Saturday, a non-profit helped provide 25 children with medical screenings.
First Scouting Report: Can UK extend its hold over Mississippi State in Starkville?
John Calipari’s Wildcats look to continue a long win streak vs. the Bulldogs at Humphrey Coliseum.
ICYMI: Top stories for February 19, 2024
In case you missed it, here are some of WTVA’s top stories for the week of February 19, 2024. Friday – An Apache helicopter crashed in Prentiss County, killing two Mississippi National Guardsmen. Read more – Governor identifies names of Guardsmen killed in Prentiss County helicopter crash.
Two individuals held up a Dollar General store in Lowndes County
Two individuals held up a Dollar General store Wednesday night, Feb. 21 in Lowndes County.
Today the gas price is close to $3.0 in Brooksville as of 2024-02-23. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.267, a week ago the price is $3.284 , according to AAA.
Man receives 10-year prison sentence for Lowndes County burglary
LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – A Lowndes County jury found Tommy Van Yates Jr. guilty of burglary. He was ordered to serve 10 years in prison. He was also given five years probation after his release. Yates burglarized a home in May 2022. Back in December, Lowndes County deputies...
Five years later: Leaders reflect on deadly Columbus tornado
COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – February 23, 2024, marked five years since a destructive tornado tore through parts of Columbus leaving millions of dollars of destruction in its wake. “It was total devastation throughout the north side of Lowndes County down through Tuscaloosa Road and on into Alabama and it...
The Morning Bell: Sunday, February 25, 2024
Your daily dose of Mississippi State athletics and how to keep up with the Bulldogs.
So now what? Latest attempt at a name change is yet another ‘L’ for the ‘W’
Officials at the Mississippi University for Women are again pressing pause on changing the name of the school.
Beautiful weekend in store! – Home – WCBI TV
Www.wcbi.com – Belle Oliver – 2024-02-24 10:11:24. SUMMARY: The weekend forecast for Columbus, Mississippi is looking sunny with temperatures in the mid 60s on Saturday and reaching 70 on Sunday. Next week will see a warming trend with highs in the mid to upper 70s by Tuesday. There may be light showers on Monday and the possibility of strong to severe storms on Wednesday as a cold front passes through. Overall, the weekend and early next week will provide ample opportunities for outdoor activities, but it's important to stay updated on the changing weather conditions.
Mississippi State Basketball: Bulldogs Look to Continue Winning Streak at LSU
Mississippi State basketball will look to continue its winning streak Saturday night in Baton Rouge when they take on the LSU Tigers. The Bulldogs (18-8, 7-6 SEC) are coming off four-straight wins and will look to make it five against a much-improved LSU squad (14-12, 6-7 SEC) that's posted a pair of impressive wins over the past week.
Mississippi State wins 4-2 against Cal State
Mississippi State Softball won against Cal State Fullterton on Saturday. Tristyn Stoop is a native of Tennessee. She's a University of Memphis Lambuth graduate.
City of Columbus recognizes Black soldiers for Black History Month
COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – Thank you for your service. For many African Americans throughout history, theirs was a sacrifice that went unnoticed until now. Columbus Mayor Keith Gaskin said the city of Columbus recognizing Black soldiers for Black History Month was a great way to pay tribute to the unrecognized soldiers.
Savor the Spice: Columbus' Top 3 Must-Try Mexican Eateries
This article presents an exploration of three notable Mexican restaurants in Columbus. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
Utility poll breaks on Highway 45 stalling traffic
COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – A broken utility pole snarled traffic on Highway 45 in Columbus. WCBI was told the pole caught fire and broke. Repairs by Columbus Light and Water took most of the morning, impacting the commute to work for many drivers. Columbus police and firefighters blocked traffic...
Highschool Baseball | 26 February West Point Boys Game Notice
The West Point Boys Baseball team will have a Non-conference game with Columbus(Columbus, MS) on 26 February, 2024, 7 PM. As of now, Green Wave has won 11 games and lost 2 games, and the winning rate is 0.846.