Itawamba County, MS

Players from NEMCC, ICC make postseason all-conference teams

JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - Softball players from Itawamba Community College (ICC) and Northeast Mississippi Community College (NEMCC) made postseason all-conference teams, as voted on by the conference’s coaches. ICC’s McKenzie Patterson was named the Mississippi Association of Community Colleges Conference (MACCC) Player of the Year. Patterson and her...
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Fulton, MS – Jabahrie Green Dead, Suspect Arrested Following Crash on I-22

The incident took place on the bridge of the westbound lanes of Interstate 22. According to the Itawamba County Coroner, the deceased passenger has since been identified as Jabahrie Green, a resident of Lithonia, GA. The Itawamba County Sheriff reported that they will be taking the driver, 21-year-old Murian Glass,...
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Job market is huge for new graduates

FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) - Hundreds of Itawamba Community College students graduated on Friday. And with the current job market, now is as good of a time as ever to graduate. WTVA reporter Alexis Jones spoke with several graduates on Friday about moving into the job market. Watch the interviews in...

Tammy Wynette Legacy Center plans big celebration for late singer’s 80th birthday

TREMONT, MISS. (WCBI) – A big celebration is taking place this weekend in Itawamba County to mark what would have been the 80th birthday of Tammy Wynette. When Larry Cantrell became director of the Tammy Wynette Legacy Center a couple of years ago, the building, an old garment factory, was empty. But after a lot of hard work, from Cantrell, the board of directors, and other volunteers, the center, opened.

ICC sophomore, Corinth native named Conference Player of the Year

FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi Association of Community Colleges Conference (MACCC) named Itawamba Community College sophomore McKenzie Patterson the Softball Player of the Year. The Corinth native recorded 52 hits, scored 49 runs, 30 RBI, hit 11 doubles, two triples and three home runs. She also stole 24 bases...

Itawamba AHS graduate named head golf coach at ICC

FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) - Taylor Boggs is the new head golf coach at Itawamba Community College (ICC). He was a graduate assistant coach at Delta State University from 2018 to 2020 while earning his master’s degree. Boggs played at Itawamba Agricultural High School where he helped the school win...

1 dead, 1 arrested in I-22 incident in Fulton

FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) - One person is dead and another person is in custody after a crash Tuesday morning on Interstate 22 in Fulton. Itawamba County Coroner Sheila Summerford said the crash happened on the bridge in the westbound lanes. She said a vehicle was involved in a chase with...