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Columbus Woman Faces Exploitation Charge - WCBI TV | Your News Leader

If convicted on both counts, Tracey faces up to 80 years in prison and $1,0000,000 in fines. A charge is merely an accusation, and a defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.

WCBI.COM - 2018-05-24 22:31:51

Starkville Board of Aldermen agree on pride settlement

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – Starkville Board of Aldermen agree on a settlement in the lawsuit with Starkville Pride.The board voted 4 to 1 to pay $12,750 for attorney fees to Starkville Pride.- Advertisement -

WCBI.COM - 2018-05-25 15:54:27

Former Columbus teacher found guilty of sex crime

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) -- A former choral teacher for Columbus city schools has been found guilty of a sex crime.Michael Jackson was on trial this week for one count of enticement of a child to meet for lustful purposes.Columbus police arrested Jackson at his home back in February 2014.Jackson was

WTVA.COM - 2018-05-24 19:23:00

Starkville's Pecan Acres residents meet over proposed housing move

Happening Wednesday night, for the very first time, residents living in the subdivision will have a chance to weigh in on the matter during a public meeting.

WCBI.COM - 2018-05-23 23:11:14

Storm quickly sweeps through Columbus, leaving some in the dark

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – A strong storm turns out the lights in North Columbus, creating a traffic nightmare.Several traffic lights from 18th Avenue all the way to at least Bluecutt Road on Highway 45 were out.- Advertisement -

WCBI.COM - 2018-05-24 21:51:27

Starkville could settle Pride lawsuit this week

STARKVILLE – A preliminary settlement agreement has been reached in Starkville Pride’s federal lawsuit against the city of Starkville and is now awaiting board approval, much to one alderman’s alarm.Details of the settlement agreement have not yet been disclosed. City and Starkville Pride representa

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-05-24 05:30:00

Report: Starkville to discuss settlement with Starkville Pride

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Starkville leaders will have a special call meeting to discuss a potential settlement with Starkville Pride concerning March's pride parade,reports the Starkville Daily News.

WTVA.COM - 2018-05-24 16:35:00

Gangs and Guns in Starkville

investigators say that one of their biggest problems right now is small groups of juveniles breaking into cars and stealing firearms among other things. w--t-v-a's wayne hereford is following the story and joins us livein starkville . thank you. i spoke with lieutenant investigator brett watson of t


Victim stabbed on the way to church, suspect sentenced to 15 years

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – A Columbus man will spend 15 years in jail for stabbing someone inside a vehicle while they on the way to church.Jordan Hartzell was also ordered to pay a $500 fine in Lowndes County Circuit Court.- Advertisement -The stabbing happened in April of 2017.At the time, Columbus

WCBI.COM - 2018-05-24 16:11:29

Starkville Community Job Fair - WCBI TV | Your News Leader

“Let them know that you care for them. You’re there to put them to work. To help them fid work. A lot of people are down on their luck they need jobs. You’re got families, you’ve got kids, you have to have that employment. So we’re here to get that back to them so they can provide for their families

WCBI.COM - 2018-05-24 00:07:51

Scrap metal thrown across roadway as truck overturns in Columbus

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - A scrap metal truck overturned near downtown Columbus, leaving metal spread across the roadway.


Air Force trainer jet crashes in Mississippi, 2 eject safely

An F-16 takes off during a South Korea and US Air Force combined training exercise "Max Thunder" at the Kunsan airbase (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — A U.S. Air Force training jet has crashed in northeast Mississippi with both pilots ejecting safely.Columbus Air Force B


Up to 7,000 bodies from asylum may be in Mississippi field

In this May9, 2018 photo taken in Starkville, Miss., Mississippi State University anthropologist Molly Zuckerman holds in her right hand a portion of a mandible extracted from one of the graves unearthed at what was the graveyard of the Mississippi State Asylum in Jackson, Miss. In the left hand are


Estimated 7,000 bodies may be buried at former asylum

In this May 9, 2018 photo taken in Starkville, Miss., Mississippi State University anthropologist Molly Zuckerman holds a portion of a mandible extracted from one of the graves unearthed at what was the... more


Celebrity wait night brings out local celebrities - WCBI TV | Your News Leader

“Anytime we get a chance get out in the community and give back to those who do so much for our school and our football program, you know it’s pretty important to us,” said Coach Moorhead.


Starkville youth arrested for possession of stolen gun

According to the Starkville Police Department, officers arrested 18-year-old Javante Hendrix of Starkville on Saturday, May 19.


Plane crashes near Columbus Airforce Base, injuries not confirmed

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – A Columbus Air Force Base spokesman confirms an airplane has crashed.Sources say the crash happened near the Lowndes, Monroe County line.- Advertisement -


Starkville man caught with stolen gun

The Starkville Police Department arrested Javante Hendrix, 18, of Starkville, around 11:30 a.m. on Saturday. He has been charged with possession of a stolen firearm and false information and is being held in the Oktibbeha County Jail until his initial appearance.


Starkville looks to fix parking problems

"We're working on some residential streets, mainly around some rental houses parking in the front yard to the biggest problems," said Buddy Sanders, Community Development Director. "The current ordinance is based on square footage. That does not work well in university cities, just because we have s


AP News - Air Force: Military plane crashes in Mississippi; Local official says pilot and passenger safely ejected and were found

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