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Crews searching for missing child in Pontotoc County

However, Jaggers confirms one of the children, a little girl, has been found.

WTVA.COM - 2018-07-18 16:46:00

UPDATE: Missing Pontotoc County children found safe

pontotoc county family can sleep easy tonight knowing their two young children are back home safe after being reported missing earlier this afternoon. wtva's madison heil joins us with where they were found. emily, thanks to law enforcement and a lot of volunteers the kids were found not too far fro

WTVA.COM - 2018-07-19 04:07:45

Former MHP trooper charged with fatal wreck

HOUSTON - A former Mississippi Highway Patrol trooper has been indicted for manslaughter and aggravated assault in connection with a March wreck west of Houlka.A Chickasaw County Grand Jury handed down the two-county indictment against Louis Ray Zemek, 43, of Bruce.

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-07-19 18:04:00

Boil water alert issued for some in Pontotoc County

The notice was issued Tuesday, July 17.This affects approximately 575 customers who are served by the water provider.This is due to a system-wide pressure loss due toone or more linebreaks.Those affected are urged to boil their water for one minute before consuming.

WTVA.COM - 2018-07-18 12:36:00

Parents And School Leaders Are At Odds Over $2 Million That Was Supposed To Go Towards School Repairs - WCBI TV | Your News Leader

Caved in ceilings, a leaking roof, no AC, toilets without a lid, these are number of safety concerns parents have with the school.

WCBI.COM - 2018-07-20 04:19:09

UPDATE: One eastbound lane of I-22 reopens after spill

According to Tupelo police spokesman Capt. Chuck McDougald, motorists should still expect long delays, and short road closures will be necessary as the spill continues to be cleaned.

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-07-18 17:19:00

Incoming UM Freshmen Find Summer Bridge Program to be 'STEM-ulating' - Ole Miss News

OXFORD, Miss. – Before arriving at theUniversity of Mississippitwo weeks ago, incoming freshmen Eumetria Jones and Jemiah Johnson each expected their summer session experiences to be more or less a breeze.

OLEMISS.EDU - 2018-07-19 08:30:36

Baby being treated in hospital, man accused of shaking her

According to the Itawamba County Sheriff's Department, the man is identified as Dennis Spencer, Jr., 26. He's charged aggravated child abuse.

WTVA.COM - 2018-07-19 12:41:00

#HSFT18: Stop No. 31 - Nettleton Tigers - WCBI TV | Your News Leader

NETTLETON, Miss. (WCBI) —For the Nettleton Tigers, football means more than just a game. It means family.

WCBI.COM - 2018-07-18 23:43:01

Tupelo city officials address code red glitches

possible dangers. that's the app code red, which has experinced glitches. our rebecca butcher spoke with the city's communication director about what exactly went wrong sunday, when several people got an out of date silver alert on their phone. things got so bad that the mayor tweeted out this-- on

WTVA.COM - 2018-07-19 04:10:46

Verona shooting leads to three arrests

VERONA - Three males, including two juveniles charged as adults, are facing charges in connection with a July 1 shooting in Verona.Verona Police Chief J.B. Long said this shooting on 8th Street led to the arrests of Martavius Dillard, 23, of 1020 Bickerstaff St., Tupelo; Courtland Long, 17, of 1323

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL

Interstate 22 closed after corn syrup truck overturns

TUPELO, Miss (WTVA) -- Detours have been set on on Interstate 22 in Tupelo after an 18-wheeler carrying corn syrup overturned this morning.The accident happened near the McCullough Boulevard exit.Capt. Chuck McDougald says eastbound traffic is being diverted at the Sherman exit.One westbound lane re

WTVA.COM - 2018-07-18 09:13:00

Charges against former ICDC director, employee dismissed

Charges of embezzlement against the former executive director and administrative assistant of the Itawamba County Development Council have been dismissed, according to a filing with the Itawamba County Circuit Clerk’s office.Judge Thomas J. Gardner III dismissed charges against Harvey and Sandy Clem

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-07-18 13:30:00

Homeowner Faces Animal Cruelty Charges After Several Animals Were Seized - WCBI TV | Your News Leader

“It’s pitiful to have to live close to something like that,” said Barbara Hood, who called to inform police about the unsafe living conditions.

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Casey Lauer Named UM Facilities Management Director - Ole Miss News

OXFORD, Miss. – Casey Lauer, an experienced engineer and facilities operations expert, has been named director of theFacilities Management Departmentat the University of Mississippi.

OLEMISS.EDU - 2018-07-18 16:18:55

Houston police investigating reports of counterfeit money

On Monday, the Houston Police Department posted a reminder to its Facebook page."We have gotten reports of counterfeit $100 and $20 bills being passed," police stated.Victims are urgedto contact the Houston Police Department at 662-456-2554.

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Oxford Walmart employees charged with embezzlement

OXFORD - Two Lafayette County men are behind bars, accused of stealing nearly $2,500 from their employer.

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL

Father charged in Friday evening shooting in Tupelo

TUPELO - A Lee County man is facing seven felony charges after a Friday evening shooting on North Green Street.Tupelo police were dispatched to and apartment in the 1600 block of North Green Street around 5:15 p.m. on July 13 for a reposted shooting. Responding officers found a man suffering from mu

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL

Tupelo airport boardings highest in seven years

For 2017, more than 10,000 passengers boarded in Tupelo, the first time that's happened since 2011.Adam Robison | BUY AT PHOTOS.DJOURNAL.COM

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Traffic delay on Highway 45 near Saltillo due to wreck

SALTILLO, Miss. (WTVA) - Traffic is delayed on Highway 45 between Saltillo and Tupelo due to a wreck.This is in the southbound lane.It appears to involve at least one 18-wheeler.Please use caution in the area and possibly use another route.

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