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1 dead, 2 injured from fatal crash in Littleville
LITTLEVILLE, Ala. — One person is dead and two others are hospitalized Sunday after a fatal crash in Littleville, according to the Colbert County Coroner.
Fox trial set to begin Monday
TUSCUMBIA — The capital murder trial of Erica Fox, the Muscle Shoals woman accused of plotting with her boyfriend to kill her husband, will begin Monday.
Corinth Schools still waiting on a their grade
Corinth •Ratings for the vast majority of Mississippi’s school districts were approved by the state Board of Education last Thursday. The board delayed a vote on the state’s schools for the blind and deaf, one school in Harrison County and another in Pascagoula-Gautier that only serve special-educat
One dead after single car crash in Union County
ETTA, Miss. (WTVA) - A Myrtle man was killed in a single-vehicle accident.The accident happened around 2:45 p.m. Sunday on CR 47.Union County Coroner Pam Bowen identifies the deceased as Austin Hunsucker, 25.The coroner says Hunsucker left the road and hit a tree.Bowen says another passenger was in
Mississippi drivers' auto tags delayed
The Mississippi Department of Revenue switched systems in October 2017. The department’s associate commissioner, Kathy Waterbury, said there was “a big learning curve” at first.
‘Multitude of witnesses’ support self-defense claim, suspect’s attorneys say
The attorneys for the suspect charged with capital murder for allegedly shooting an off-duty Mississippi Highway Patrol trooper have requested a preliminary hearing be held in Tippah County Justice Court in the next 14 days.Attorneys Bill Wheeler and Jamie Franks of Tupelo are representing the suspe
'God is working a miracle': Injured TSU football player continuing to recover
NASHVILLE (WSMV) - A beloved Tennessee State University football player is on the road to recovery after a life-threatening brain injury. Christion Abercrombie collapsed during a football game against Vanderbilt University last month. His mother posted this update about her son last night: God is wo
Computer switch tied to delays for some Mississippi car tags
TUPELO, Miss. (AP) - Some Mississippi drivers say they are frustrated by delays in getting license plates.Lee County resident Norma Kolarik tells the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal that she and her husband bought a car in May in Alcorn County. They couldn't get a tag until September.County tax
Body found in abandon home after it caught on fire
A man's body was found inside an abandon house after a Thursday night fire. The home is located at 1210 S. Nashville Ave. in Sheffield.Officials say, the body has been sent for an autopsy. His identity is unknown at this time, but authorities say it is a 60-year-old man.
MHP: Troopers on scene of serious crash in Prentiss County
PRENTISS COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - Troopers are on the scene of a serious crash in Prentiss County.This is on Highway 45, near Highway 30 West.
Two charged with Tupelo robbery
The investigation led to the arrest of Deonte Goree, 18, of 3393 Meadow Drive, Tupelo; and Calvonte Gates, 17, of 2732 Beasley Drive, Tupelo. Both are charged with armed robbery. Even though Gates is only 17, he is being charged as an adult.
Itawamba sheriff's department searches for missing teen
ITAWAMBA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A search is underway for a missing teenager from Itawamba County.She is Paige Coleman, 15, from Starling Road in Mantachie, and she was last seen around the Itawamba/Lee County line, according to the Itawamba County Sheriff's Office.
Body discovered when abandoned house burns
SHEFFIELD — Authorities said they discovered a man's body inside an abandon house after a Thursday night fire.Sheffield Fire Chief Dewey King said firefighters discovered the body inside a residence at 1210 S. Nashville Ave. The fire was reported at 10:42 p.m."The house was abandoned and no one knew
Hernando man found dead in Tishomingo County
TISHOMINGO COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A Hernando man was found dead Wednesday night in Tishomingo County.Tishomingo County Coroner Mack Wilemon says the body of Mark Edward Wilson, 53, was discovered in a heavily wooded area off County Road 131 near the Paden community.
$15,000 reward offered for information on furniture plant arsonist - WCBI TV | Your News Leader
“This affects a lot of people, with Christmas coming up, Thanksgiving, holidays, this hurts a lot of people, not only people working here, but economy, people, where they shop and do other things, this hurts everyone,” said Pontotoc County Sheriff Leo Mask.
Shots fired outside Tupelo store - WCBI TV | Your News Leader
TUPELO (WCBI) – Tupelo Police are looking for two cars involved in a Wednesday night argument which ended with shots being fired. The occupants of a blue Dodge Stratus and a white Chevy Tahoe were arguing in the parking lot of the North Gloster Wal-Mart when the Tahoe driver pulled a gun and fired
"Person of interest" in custody in Tuesday night homicide
“It’s our understanding that no one had seen or heard from the victim since Sunday evening, and someone went to check on him and found him dead inside the residence and called 911,” the sheriff said.
Car title delays raising concerns
When Norma Kolarik of Lee County bought a car May 1 in Corinth, she and her husband, Joseph, had to wait until September to get a car tag, and it took getting State Rep. Randy Boyd involved to get the gears unstuck in early September.“The citizens of Mississippi deserve better service from the state
Traffic stop leads to drug, burglary charges
Jeffery Walker, 29, of West Point was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and placed in the Chickasaw County Jail to await arraignment.
Man arrested on drug charge
The Chickasaw County Sheriff's Department has arrested a man on drug charges following a traffic stop in Houston over the weekend.The Chickasaw County Sheriff Department and Houston Police Department made a traffic stop Sunday, Oct. 14, on Highway 15 near Airport Road in Houston.