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Woman, 62, charged with drug trafficking
STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Police in Starkville arrest a 62-year-old woman accused of trafficking crack cocaine.Janet Times was taken into custody by officers Friday, according to Corporal Brandon Lovelady.She appeared in Municipal Court that same day charged with trafficking a controlled substance.
Memphis Walmart employee shot at during lunch break
Amber Alert issued for 5-year-old MS girl16 patients died unnecessarily at Memphis VA hospital, report saysWife shoots, kills woman after finding her with husband, sources sayPHOTOS: Mid-South's Most Wanted Fugitives
Tornado Warning Issued For Parts Of Colbert And Franklin Counties Until 5:45PM
* At 516 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Littleville, or 7 miles northwest of Russellville, moving east at 20 mph.HAZARD…Tornado and quarter size hail.SOURCE…Radar indicated rotation.IMPACT…Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter.
Miss Tupelo wins Miss Mississippi Pageant
VICKSBURG – Miss Tupelo Asya Branch was crowned Miss Mississippi Saturday night in Vicksburg.Branch, a Booneville resident, is an integrated marketing communications major at the University of Mississippi.
23-Year-Old Arrested In Hendersonville For Stealing Vehicles
Michael "Tyler" Coen, age 23, was charged with aggravated burglary, theft over $10,000, and theft over $2,500.
Derma Police narrowing down suspects in gas station shooting
"It started out as an argument, which turned physical, leading to shots being fired into vehicles," said Faddock.
MHP Ban Together To Support Fellow Officers - WCBI TV | Your News Leader
“We have always leaned on the Lord and our family members. But we have extended family, our church family and the Mississippi Highway Patrol and they have just been such a blessing and cater to every need that we’ve had before we even asked. And so we’re truly encouraged, there have been so many pra
No injuries in Tupelo home fire
Chief Thomas Walker says it was an electrical fire, that started in the living room behind a television.Walker says the home is not a total loss but has heavy damage to the living room and attic.
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Tupelo Man Seriously Wounded in Chickasaw County Shooting - WCBI TV | Your News Leader
“Our 911 dispatch received a call this morning around 5:30 of a male subject laying in the roadway,” said Sheriff James Meyers. “The first call came in said they thought he had been beaten up. We called and sent the EMR personnel and the paramedics, and when they got on scene, they found him and get
Lightning may be cause of Pontotoc County house fire
PONTOTOC COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A homeowner believes lightning sparked a blaze at a Pontotoc County home.The house fire happened on Reeder Hill Road late Friday morning.Firefighters are trying to extinguish the attic area.Ecru, Sherman and Pontotoc firefighters are on the scene.There were no injurie
Hot Property: Shaded courtyard in front, tranquil woods in back
Lucy Wilkinson lived for 11 years in one of those 6,000-square-feet-plus, Downtown riverbluff homes that offers grand views of the river, bridges and Tom Lee Park.
New Albany police find large amount of weed during traffic stop
Gary Kirk, 41, of Pontotoc, and 41-year-oldAmite Kumar were arrested. Their bonds were set at $30,000 each.
Northeast Mississippi ready to build campus ballfields
The new complex will be located on land owned by the college. The site is bracketed by Coach Bill Ward Drive to the north, Third Street to the west, Northeast’s buildings and grounds facility to the east, and Booneville Funeral Home to the south.
UM’s ‘Mr. Magazine’ Recognized for Industry Contributions - Ole Miss News
Samir ‘Mr. Magazine’ Husni, UM journalism professor and director of the Magazine Innovation Center, is a 2018 recipient of the Franklin Luminaire Award. Photo by Robert Jordan/Ole Miss Communications
Shots fired during I-240 road rage incident, police say
The first suspect was described as a black male, six feet tall with a stocky build, approximately 30-40 years old, with a very light complexion, short reddish brown hair and a thick reddish brown beard, wearing a white tank top and driving an older model green Saturn SUV which appeared dirty.
Snake bites a woman in New Albany
after she was bitten by a copperhead snake in new albany. wtva's evan hensleyis live withwhat people are saying about snakes in that area. it was right along here in the tallahatchie river where a woman was bitten by the poisonous snake after she stepped on it. but people who come to this part of th
Adrian Golden may be in Tupelo area
latest. katrina, bruce police chief tony sockwell says his department received a credible tip from federal officials that adrian goldenmay behiding out in tupelo-verona area. chief sockwell wants to shut down street rumors he says adrian golden has been telling people ------that he is out on bond. s
Whittington Parts and Wrecker has served Union County residents for four decades
MYRTLE - Michael Whittington never went to the front row for anything, and some folks might have different philosophies, but that is fine with him.“I’m a junk man, always have been. It’s all I’ve ever done,” said Whittington, 47, owner of Whittington Parts and Wrecker in Myrtle. “I never bought anyt
Firefighters battle Lee County house fire
SALTILLO, Miss. (WTVA) - Multiple fire trucks are on the scene of a house fire on County Road 445.No injuries were reported.It is unclear how the fire started. We will continue to bring you updates as this story develops.