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Pastor upset about repeated flooding in Jackson

JACKSON, Miss (WJTV) - In Jackson, a church continues to flood everytime it rains in the area. Now, they are asking the City for help.

WJTV.COM - 2018-08-20 00:14:08

JSU students pass out 20K sweet potatoes

Many students say they woke up at 6 a.m. and 7 a.m. to unload a huge truck, to bag and give out sweet potatoes, free of charge.

WJTV.COM - 2018-08-19 10:37:47

EXCLUSIVE: Man caught on camera stealing iPad

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV)--Jackson police need your help finding the man responsible for stealing an iPad.It's exclusive video you'll only see here on WJTV 12.This man was seen leaving the Hairtrepreneur Barbershop on Old Canton Road Saturday with one of the store's iPads used for servicing customers.Th

WJTV.COM - 2018-08-20 03:33:15

MS WFO JACKSON Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO JACKSON Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Sunday, August 19, 2018

WJTV.COM - 2018-08-19 10:07:41

Man involved in crash at Clinton McDonald's

CLINTON, Miss. —Clinton police were called early Friday morning to the scene of a crash in a restaurant parking lot.Police said a man drove into bushes and hit a light pole at the McDonald's on Springridge Road off Interstate 20 about 4 a.m Friday.


Annual Mississippi Book Festival attracts hundreds of authors to Jackson

We spoke with one author who wrote, "The Bravo Way," which highlights the owners of Jackson restaurant Bravo!.

WJTV.COM - 2018-08-19 10:23:44

Storm causes damage in Madison subdivision

Entergy reported nearly 1,700 outages across the state, most of those were in Hinds County.

WAPT - 2018-08-18 15:05:00

EF1 tornado confirmed in Madison

SOURCE: CHADWICK NASONMADISON, Miss. (WJTV)--The National Weather Service confirms an EF1 tornado caused damage in Madison Friday.The tornado caused damaged to homes and snapped trees. As the twister crossed Bruce Campbell Field, a wind gust was captured at 97 miles per hour.We'll have much more at

WJTV.COM - 2018-08-18 20:43:15

4th annual Mississippi Book Festival bringing well-known authors to Metro

Events for the 4th annual Mississippi Book Festival start Friday.For the first time, events will be held outside of the capital city.AdvertisementWell-known writers will visit public schools and gathering spots in not only Jackson, but in Hattiesburg and on the Gulf Coast.On Saturday, a Literary Law


Blazers say new head coach, new attitude will turn program around

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) - Losing seasons we're somewhat of the norm for the Belhaven. But, with a new coaching staff and new attitude, the Blazers are looking to turn things around.

WJTV.COM - 2018-08-19 04:07:57

NWS: EF1 tornado hits central Mississippi city

© Danny Johnston/AP PhotoScience and operations officer Christopher Buonanno monitors data at the National Weather Service Warning and Forecast Office in North Little Rock, Ark.MADISON, Miss. — The National Weather Service confirms a tornado hit the central Mississippi city of Madison.

MSN.COM - 2018-08-18 22:11:35

Fentanyl found in spice seized from Brandon convenience store, MBN says

Fentanyl, a potent opioid, was found in a vial of spice seized from a Brandon convenience store, state narcotics investigators say.


JPS honors young scholars with awards cermony

JACKSON, Miss (WJTV) - - The Jackson Public School District kicked the weekend off with an awards ceremony for some of its students. This was no showing of athletic skill or musical artistry though. These awards were based solely on academics and high scholastic achievement.The teachers, faculty an

WJTV.COM - 2018-08-18 14:02:33

NWS: EF1 tornado hits Mississippi city

The agency, in a Twitter post Saturday, said a survey team confirmed Friday's damage was the result of an EF1 tornado.

WJTV.COM - 2018-08-18 20:23:25

Madison Co. residents clean up after tornado leaves trail of damage

"Three of the bedrooms there and then the storage room in the back, luckily nobody was here, so all of this can be replaced," said resident Chad Smith.

WJTV.COM - 2018-08-19 00:12:26

10-year-old shot in the head makes miraculous recovery

"One minute he's up one minute he's down and the doctor said there wasn't nothing more they could do," the boy's mother, Grace Brice explained.


Is Jackson a good location for a racetrack?

Is the metro a suitable place for NASCAR? A Jackson city council says he's still waiting for a study on a new race track in Jackson.


Burglar breaks into animal shelter, steals medicine, trashes office

JACKSON, Miss. —Someone broke into the Animal Rescue Fund shelter overnight and stole medicine intended for the animals, authorities said.Shelter workers learned about the break-in Friday morning. In addition to the missing medicine, a window was broken and an office was trashed, ARF director Elizab


Mayor selfie gives peek at new JPD car design

Mayor@ChokweALumumbashowing off our new JPD cruiser for#CityHallSelfieDay!!pic.twitter.com/Tg47ASj9i2— City of Jackson (@CityofJacksonMS)August 15, 2018


MBN: Vape oil confiscated last week found to contain fentanyl

“Spice is illegal and unregulated, so a user can never be sure of what he is using,” MBN Director John Dowdy said. “Now that fentanyl has been found in the Spice vials seized last week, people need to understand that the vape high could very likely lead to death.”