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Clinton police ramp up House Watch program

Homeowners who plan to be out of town can go online and register their homes. Police dispatchers will send an officer to the location to check on the property while the homeowners are gone. "Officer will go by the residence multiple times a day (and) get out of the vehicles, walk around, check doors

WAPT - 2017-11-16 16:14:00

Clinton student collects food donations for other students

CLINTON, Miss. (WJTV) - An Eastside Elementary student starts a food program by herself called Starting with Clinton. Faith Taylor says she's collecting food for other children who won't have any during the Thanksgiving break. She says the meals will be placed in backpacks, and send home with child

WJTV.COM - 2017-11-17 17:14:35

Hinds County deputies seize marijuana; 2 arrested

Photo: Hinds County Sheriff's Department HINDS COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) - Two people are arrested in a drug bust in Hinds County. According to the sheriff's department, 26-year-old Damarion Scott and 34-year-old Joseph Young were taken into custody. Hinds County Sheriff's Special Operations Unit along

WJTV.COM - 2017-11-16 15:19:18

Time is now for Republicans to take back the lead on pay equity

Republicans included equal rights for women in each of our party platforms since 1944 and then led the charge to include a prohibition on sex discrimination as Title VII to the Civil Rights Act. It was a Republican Congresswoman, Winifred C. Stanley, who wrote the language that would become the Equa

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN - 2017-11-17 17:06:34

Former officer begins prison sentence, while 1 current officer charged

Left to Right: Deese, Mason (Photo: MDOC) GREENE COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) - A former Mississippi Department of Corrections officer is sentenced for attempting to smuggle contraband into a prison, while a current officer stands accused of fraternizing with an inmate at the state penitentiary in north M

WJTV.COM - 2017-11-17 15:56:36

3 on the Road: Dunns Falls - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

The waterfall at Dunn's Falls near Meridian is not a natural fall. It was created before the Civil War by John Dunn from a nearby creek to form a pond at the top of the bluff to supply the water needed to turn the wheel and power his mill. This isn't even the original mill. Dunn's mill rotted away l

MSNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-11-18 00:04:04

Counterfeit opioids kill Madison County man

MADISON COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) - The nation's opioid crisis has been making headlines for over a year now. Now a new threat has made the addiction problem even more dangerous in Mississippi. The new problem is that someone in Metro area is selling fentanyl, a pill that can kill with just one dosage. I

WJTV.COM - 2017-11-17 04:23:47

Blitz 16: Week 14 playoff scores

Here is the Blitz 16 Week 14 list of playoff games. Quarterfinals CLASS 6A Madison Central (10-2) at Warren Central (9-3) Hancock (10-2) at Pearl (13-0) CLASS 5A Brookhaven (11-1) at Laurel (8-4) CLASS 4A East Central (11-0) at South Pike (10-3) CLASS 3A Yazoo County (12-0) at Houston (9-3) Forest (

WAPT - 2017-11-17 20:41:00

Man points gun at officer

BLOOMINGTON - When two law enforcement officers went to a house on Little Pricey Road to serve a warrant, the suspect allegedly drew a gun on them, then tried to run, and now faces two felony charges of wanton endangerment of a police officer. Kentucky State Police Trooper Thompson and Magoffin Coun


Band with local ties topping bluegrass charts

A bluegrass band with Magoffin ties is receiving industry-wide recognition, with a song at the top of the charts. The Eastern Kentucky-rooted band, Hammertowne, may be known by some as a "local band," however, they are making waves within the bluegrass music industry, touring all over the country, a


The View from Puncheon Creek: TO LIVE IN MAYBERRY

If I could live my life anew and pick where I grew, I would spend the sum of my days in Mayberry. A place free of struggle and strife, where even the poor have a good life. A clean little town where loved ones gather 'round to celebrate the birth of Christ on Christmas day. No one is ashamed to call


"On Homesickness" author makes stop in Magoffin

SALYERSVILLE - In his 120-county tour, author Jesse Donaldson read from his book "On Homesickness" to a small crowd in the Arnett Cabin in Pioneer Village on Tuesday, November 14. Donaldson, from Oregon, but originally from Kentucky, talked about how growing up he couldn't wait to get out of Kentuck


Let there be light in the park

Christmas Tree Walk has become a popular part of Gallipolis in LIghts File photo The iconic Gallipolis City Park bandstand all decked out in Christmas lights and other decorations. File photo The lighted manger scene made a return appearance at Gallipolis in Lights. File photo This scene welco

POINT PLEASANT REGISTER - 2017-11-17 23:16:36

Beckett discusses winter-time fire safety

For The Logan Banner LOGAN - The recent cold weather that has hit the area has caused many folks to break out the space heaters and to fire up the fireplaces and kerosene heaters, too. But a little bit of thought towards safety can go a long way towards avoiding a disaster, notes Logan Fire Chief Sc

LOGAN BANNER - 2017-11-17 05:01:00

Valet, Beckett discuss fire, police pensions

Photo by JD Charles Logan City Council gave first reading to a revised ordinance on shoplifting, during a meeting Tuesday, Nov. 14. By JD CHARLES For The Logan Banner LOGAN - A substantial portion of this week's meeting of the Logan City Hall was taken up discussing the switchover to how the pension

LOGAN BANNER - 2017-11-16 05:01:00

Gilbert gets ARC grant for River Bend Road Waterline Extension

CHARLESTON - On Tuesday, Governor Jim Justice and Secretary of Commerce Woody Thrasher recommended seven projects totaling almost $3 million in grants from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Investment Program. One of those grants went to the town of Gilbert for a water line extension. "These

LOGAN BANNER - 2017-11-16 05:01:01

Dallas County Shape Up results for week 3 released

The Dallas County Health Department reported Shape Up results for week three. The person with the most weight loss was Dan K. with 2.06 percent. The activity challenge was to log at least 10,000 steps per day or 45 minutes of activity for a minimum of four days during the week. The nutrition challen

BUFFALOREFLEX.COM - 2017-11-17 23:45:00

Crash kills Buffalo woman near her hometown

NEAR BUFFALO, Mo. -- A woman from Buffalo is dead after a crash near her hometown. Troopers say Barbara Blair, 77, drove her vehicle off of Highway 32 about five miles east of Buffalo. The car then hit a culvert and overturned. This is the 94th deadly crash in Troop G in 2017.

KYTV - 2017-11-16 22:10:00

Richard Fordyce appointed as state executive director of FSA

The Trump administration recently appointed Richard Fordyce as the new state executive director for the USDA Missouri Farm Service Agency. Fordyce will join the Missouri FSA team on Nov. 13. Fordyce was the Missouri director of agriculture from 2013 to 2017. He recently finished an 11-year term on t

BUFFALOREFLEX.COM - 2017-11-17 08:45:00

Dr. Yousef Ibrahim joins Buffalo Eye Clinic

Dr. Yousef Ibrahim, who grew up in Salem, has joined the staff at the Buffalo Eye Clinic. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Missouri State University, graduating from the Honors College in 2013. After receiving his Doctor of Optometry degree with honors from the University o