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Video shows woman walking away after car goes airborne, crashes
Image from video showing an out-of-control car crashing into a gas station in Flowood, Miss., Thursday. (MsNewsNow) Video shows an out-of-control car in Mississippi going airborne and then crashing into a gas station - and the driver walking away. Shelby Lynne May, 24, suffered only minor injuries
Jackson police are investigating a shooting
Jackson, Miss. —Jackson Police are investigating a shooting after responding to the 5500 block of Queen Elizabeth Lane Saturday night.Officers were dispatched shortly before 9:00 pm. On arrival, they located a black male who had suffered injuries to both legs while attending a gathering.Advertisemen
Out-of-town developers invest in Jackson's potential
That's because outside investors see something in the capital city many Mississippians don't, said Ben Allen, executive director of Downtown Jackson Partners.
Vicksburg woman shot by neighbor
VICKSBURG, Miss. (WJTV)--Vicksburg police responded to a missing person call Friday night at The Waltersville Estate Apartments. Once on scene they spoke with 27-year-old Roshonda Pare Smith of Kings Drive who complained that her 18-year old cousin had run away and was living with a neighbor, 32 yea
JPD identifies stabbing victim in North Jackson
The female, who is believed to be the girlfriend of the victim, has been detained and transported for questioning. Her identity is not yet being released.
Man stabbed to death at Jackson apartment complex, JPD says
A man was stabbed to death at an apartment complex on Thursday in north Jackson, JPD says.The incident occurred at the Trails At Northpointe Apartments located on Northpointe Parkway near County Line Road. There is no motive or suspect information available.
Developers envision rebirth of downtown Jackson
Ten years ago, the city of Jackson saw an exodus of businesses as they left the 100-year-old buildings downtown and moved to newer, shinier buildings in Madison and Rankin counties.
Two men found dead inside Ridgeland apartment
Ridgeland police respond to Van Mark ApartmentsSOURCE: WAPTRIDGELAND, Miss. —Ridgeland police are investigating after two men were found dead inside an apartment.Police were called to the Van Mark Apartments on Old Canton Road around 2:30 Saturday morning for gun shots.AdvertisementThe names of the
Woman arrested after crashing into Flowood gas station
As seen in this surveillance video, May's car flies into the air and flips, landing between two gas pumps.
VIDEO: Woman's car goes airborne, lands at gas station
FLOWOOD, Miss (WJTV) - The video is unbelievable. The car was capture on surveillance video as it goes airborne, narrowly missing brick columns and landing in between two sets of gas pumps.
What one big thing would send downtown Jackson to the big leagues?
Millions of dollars are being poured into downtown, but is there one thing that could really give Jackson a boost into the big leagues? We asked both locals and out-of-towners what downtown needs to compete with larger cities across the United States.
Victim identified in Yazoo City shooting
YAZOO CITY, Miss (WJTV) - Yazoo County Coroner Ricky Shivers identified the victim of a shooting as 19-year-old Tandre Weekly.Police responded in the early morning hours to Prentiss Street where Weekly was found lying in the street.Paramedics began to work on the young may who was still alive at the
Jackson homeowner tired of waiting for City to make repairs
Even though the pipes are on a city road, homeowners are responsible for payment, but the City sends a team to make the repairs.
Car flips into Missippi gas station
The car was seen on surveillance video as it goes airborne, narrowly missing brick columns and landing in between two sets of gas pumps in Flowood, Mississippi.
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Woman charged in connection with Trail at Northpointe fatal apartment stabbing
The suspect, Nikia Alexis Wilson, 23, is charged with murder, officials said.
Florence man ordered to pay nearly $30,000 in child support
A Florence man must repay nearly $30,000 for failing to make child support payments for more than 14 years, according to Attorney General Jim Hood.
SEE IT: Speeding car flies through the air, lands between fuel pumps at new Mississippi gas station
Surveillance cameras at a brand new gas station and convenience store in Flowood, Miss., captured an insane accident Thursday evening just before 8 p.m.
Armed man robs check cashing business, according to JPD
JACKSON, Miss. —Jackson police were investigating the armed robbery of a check cashing business.Shortly after 6:30pm, officers responded to Approved Cash in the 2100 block of Raymond Road.AdvertisementOfficers said a clerk was leaving the location with a store deposit when a man approached her in th
Family members identify victim in fatal apartment stabbing
JACKSON, Miss. —The Jackson Police Department is investigating a fatal stabbing of a man in the 600 block of Northpointe Parkway near County Line Road .AdvertisementIt happened at the Trails at Northpointe Apartments.Trails at Northpointe ApartmentAccording to police, the man was found dead inside o