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Columbus Community Counseling share warning of recent scam calls

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – Scams are everywhere whether it be calls, texts, emails, or social media. Members at Columbus Community Counseling are seeing more romance scams as of late. Romance scams come from people who portray themselves as someone else online and lure people into giving them money or...
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Cooling shelter in Columbus this week

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI)- Folks in need of shelter from the heat have a cool place to cool off for the week. The Golden Triangle Homeless Coalition is hosting a cooling shelter at St. Stephen United Methodist in Columbus located at 800 Tuscaloosa road. Drinks and snacks will be provided. The...
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Parkway alum Amani Larry transfers to Mississippi State

STARKVILLE, Ms (KMSS/KTAL) – For the third year in a row, Amani Larry is joining a new program. The Parkway alum is headed to Mississippi State to play for the Bulldogs. Larry spent the previous season at the University of New Orleans earning Southland Newcomer of the Year, First Team All-Conference and Second Team All-South Region Honors from the American Baseball Coaches Association.
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MSDH sends out a warning that COVID-19 pandemic isn’t over

JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) – The Mississippi State Department of Health sends out a warning on Monday, to remember the COVID-19 pandemic is not over. State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs says cases have been steadily climbing throughout the month. As cases climb, so do hospitalizations. While the numbers are...
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Mike Leach signs extension to remain at Mississippi State, per report

Mike Leach was entering this season with a precarious contract situation. Mississippi state law allows public employees to have contracts with a maximum length of 4 years. But, on Tuesday, it was reported by the Clarion Ledger that Leach had signed a 2-year extension to remain in Starkville. Per the...
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MSU and Mike Leach agree on extension

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTOK) - Mississippi State and Mike Leach agree to a contract extension that will run through the 2025 season. Leach and the Bulldogs have agreed to a two-year contract extension that will raise his salary from $5 million to $5.5 million. Leach was the head coach at Washington State and Texas Tech, before moving to Starkville to be with Mississippi State.
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MSDH reports more than 1,100 COVID-19 cases

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Mississippi have been spiking in recent weeks. On Tuesday, the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reported 1,146 new cases. Four additional deaths were also reported. The new cases were reported to the department by 3:00 p.m. on Monday, June 27. This brings the […]
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Chickasaw County first responders gathered Tuesday to learn more about emergency situations

HOUSTON, Miss. (WTVA) - Emergency personnel in Chickasaw County gathered Tuesday to go over emergency scenarios like active-shooters. A training presentation was shown at the Floy Dyer Manor in Houston. Several entities participated, including the Chickasaw County School District and Trace Regional Hospital. EMA Director Linda Griffin said the county...
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Columbus home goes up in flames early Monday morning

A Columbus home goes up in flames early Monday morning. The fire happened just before 4 AM in the 200 block of Taylor Street. The home was engulfed when Columbus Fire and Rescue arrived. Investigators are still trying to determine what sparked the fire. No one was home at the...
COLUMBUS, MS
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Report: MSU head coach Mike Leach signs contract extension

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - 247Sports.com reports Mississippi State head football coach Mike Leach has signed a new contract extension. He’s now under contract through the 2025 college football season. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed. Leach is entering his third season as MSU’s head coach. The...
STARKVILLE, MS
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Mike Leach, Mississippi State agree to contract extension

STARKVILLE (Miss.)- Mike Leach isn’t leaving Mississippi State anytime soon. The head football coach and university have agreed to a two-year extension. He’s now under contract with the Bulldogs through 2025 (the news was first reported by 247Sports). Terms of the contract haven’t been disclosed yet. Leach’s...
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