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Residential Christmas display draws big crowds

MADISON, Miss. (WJTV) - After months of preparation and backlash from neighbors the Richardson family is finally revealing their Christmas light display, and as WJTV's Margaret-Ann Carter reports it hasn't been an easy process. Like a grave yard coming to life, the Richardson's front lawn transforme

WJTV.COM - 2017-11-25 04:13:17

Search for 2 robbers who stole guns & money from liquor store

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) - Two men steal cash and guns from a Northside Drive liquor store. Police tell us that the men brought handguns into Discount Liquor on Friday night just after 7:30 p.m. They robbed the store clerk of personal handgun and cash. The two men then took money and another handgun fr

WJTV.COM - 2017-11-25 05:39:33

MHSAA 3A North State: Yazoo County 59, North Panola 26

SARDIS, Miss. (WJTV) - It was a battle of undefeated squads in 3A North State, as Yazoo County visited North Panola. Click the video above for highlights of the Panthers' 59-26 win. Yazoo County will face Jefferson Davis County for the 3A state championship on Dec. 2 at 11 a.m.

WJTV.COM - 2017-11-25 05:11:41

Egypt hunts down killers after 235 killed in mosque attack

Updated: 2:10 AM CST Nov 25, 2017 Egypt's air force launched airstrikes on "terrorist outposts" and vehicles after attackers massacred 235 people when they ambushed a mosque in northern Sinai, the military said. More than 100 others were injured Friday in the assault on the al Rawadah Sufi mosque,

WAPT - 2017-11-25 08:10:00

MHSAA 6A South State: Pearl 52, Meridian 12

PEARL, Miss. (WJTV) - Pearl was going for a second straight 6A state title berth against Meridian on Friday night. Click the video above for highlights of the Pirates' 52-12 win. They will face Starkville for the 6A state championship on Dec. 1 at 7 p.m. PEARL, Miss. (WJTV) - Pearl was going for a s

WJTV.COM - 2017-11-25 05:20:00

MHSAA 3A South State: Jefferson Davis County 26, Hazlehurst 16

HAZLEHURST, Miss. (WJTV) - Hazlehurst started out fast, but couldn't hang on against Jefferson Davis County for the 3A South State crown. Click the video above for highlights of Jefferson Davis County's 26-16 win. They will face Yazoo County on Dec. 2 at 11 a.m. for the 3A state championship.

WJTV.COM - 2017-11-25 05:07:57

Jackson mom delivers triplets on Thanksgiving

JACKSON, Miss (WJTV) - It's a Thanksgiving blessing for one Jackson mom who has three special bundles of joy. Thanksgiving comes with turkey and all the trimmings. But this year for one Jackson family, it came with six tiny legs, six tiny arms, and six heartbeats. Kebrina Watson has been blessed thr

WJTV.COM - 2017-11-24 04:19:18

Protect and Serve: Edwards Police Chief Serves Restaurant Customers

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) - Every day they protect and serve, but today it was all about serving. The police chief in Edwards spent his Thanksgiving giving back to Hinds County citizens. It's one of the smallest police forces in the metro area, but today Edwards police put on a big showing of love and

WJTV.COM - 2017-11-24 04:00:56

Pirates face #1 Cedar Grove tonight

The Pike County Pirates (9-3) travel to Buck Godfrey Stadium in Decatur tonight to take on the Cedar Grove Saints (12-0). Cedar Grove is ranked #1, undefeated and the reigning state champion. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. The Saints are favored by 25, according to Georgia High School Football Daily.

PIKECOUNTYGEORGIA.COM - 2017-11-24 21:25:16

The Second Amendment in history

With each mass shooting, discussion centers on the Second Amendment and the right to bear arms. Commentators opine people have a right to defend themselves and the assumption is "against criminals." In the practicable this may be true, but the reasoning behind the Second Amendment is more pointed.

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2017-11-24 16:06:00

Christopher's Six Cheese Mac and Cheese

1 tablespoon vegetable oil 2 pounds macaroni 16 tablespoons butter 1 pound shredded sharp cheddar cheese 1 pound shredded monterrey jack cheese 1 pound Velveeta cheese cubed 8 oz. parmesan cheese shredded 8 oz. smoked gouda cheese shredded 4 oz. goat cheese chunks 4 cups half and half 2 j

HERALD-GAZETTE - 2017-11-23 12:09:09

Sweetwater celebrating restoration of mill ruins

Sweetwater Creek State Park is celebrating the restoration of the 168-year-old New Manchester mill ruins during a special grand reopening next month. The grand reopening is set for Sunday, Dec. 17 from 12-4 p.m., Sweetwater Creek State Park Assistant Manager Royce Johnson said. Everyone is invited t

DOUGLAS COUNTY SENTINEL - 2017-11-24 06:00:00

Turkey Day shopping simply an appetizer for Black Friday's main course

On a Thanksgiving Day afternoon, under a mix of alternating sunny and cloudy skies, it might aptly be called an appetizer for what will be the main course at Columbus shopping centers on Black Friday. In front of the Best Buy store on Manchester Expressway in Columbus stood Michele Aragon of Phenix

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2017-11-24 04:34:00

Savvy shoppers scout for low-price Turkey Day, Black Friday deals

Shopping for great deals obviously takes some keen strategy, and in the case of Jessica Silvis and Elise Russell, some physical legwork and basic math skills. The Columbus residents were in the Best Buy electronics store on Manchester Expressway Tuesday scouting for a 50-inch Sharp smart television


Humane Hearts program pairs kids and dogs

Walking into the classroom at Coal Mountain Elementary School, Lilly Griffith immediately fixed her attention on Ruger, her strawberry-blonde braid bouncing as she approached the Great Dane. Though the dog was nearly four times the size of the 9-year-old, his face was far from menacing, a curious lo

FORSYTH COUNTY NEWS - 2017-11-24 20:47:00

Searching for the one and Only Patience

Ralph Bass has spent the past two years looking for patience. Not just Any Patience. Only Patience. Ralph is a retired history professor from Tift College and president of the Monroe County Historical Society. Never miss a local story. Sign up today for unlimited digital access to our website, app

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2017-11-24 22:29:00

Local artist wins honor at art show

A local woodworker has once again earned accolades for his creations. Jody Fletcher, owner of Aus-Tex Originals, earned the Judges Special Award for his work of art "Hidden Treasure" at the 18th annual Texas Furniture Maker's Show in Kerrville. "I was really surprised," he said. "I didn't expect to

SEGUIN GAZETTE-ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Bothe announces bid for district clerk spot

For more than 20 years, Bothe has worked for Guadalupe County serving in several departments for the District Court System. In 1994, her career started in the Guadalupe County Community Supervision and Corrections Department. Bothe held a position in the 25th Judicial District Attorney's office befo

SEGUIN GAZETTE-ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

OUR VOICE: Citizen, VISION nominations open

Do you know someone who deserves recognition for the contributions he or she makes to the community? Is this a person who goes above and beyond to make their community a better place, not just for themselves, but for others as well? We're looking for those unsung heroes who labor tirelessly each day

SEGUIN GAZETTE-ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

SCHMIDT: Libertarian take on popular fantasy tale

Since 2013, I've enjoyed a special pastime with several of my close friends, and that pastime is playing Dungeons and Dragons. Every weekend, I would meet my fellow D&D playing friends at one of their houses to play a fun yet intense campaign, either ran by me or one of my friends. How do I get my M

SEGUIN GAZETTE-ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-24 08:00:00