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Shooting near college sends 2 to hospital in critical condition

JACKSON, Tenn. - Two young men are in critical condition after police say shots broke out near Lane College late Friday night. "It's very scary, since our school is right there," Lane College student Tea Fisher said. Jackson police say they got the call around 9:30 Friday night, rushing to the 700 b

WBBJTV.COM - 2018-01-21 03:14:20

MCSO deputy arrested, suspended with pay

MADISON COUNTY, Tenn - Madison County Sheriff John Mehr confirmed a deputy has been arrested. Deputy Shane Paar is allegedly accused of simple domestic assault, involving his son. The incident occurred around 11 a.m. Saturday on Madelyn Cove in Oakfield. Deputy Paar has been placed on administrative

WBBJTV.COM - 2018-01-21 04:35:04

2 suspects wanted in armed robbery at Smryna gas station

According to the Rutherford Co. Sheriff's Office, two suspects are wanted after robbing a Smyrna gas station with semi-automatic weapons. The robbery occurred at Allmaville Market around 7:45 p.m. on Friday evening. Detective Sgt. Jackson said the two suspects were allegedly carrying two semi-auto

WSMV - 2018-01-20 07:26:00

Jackson shooting sends 2 victims to hospital

JACKSON, Tenn.-At 8:40 Friday night, Jackson Police got a call of a shooting at the 700 block of North Hays Avenue, south of Lane College. A WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staffer says Lane College called and alerted students. Jackson Police say two victims have gunshot wounds and were transported by ambula

WBBJTV.COM - 2018-01-20 04:45:46

Parade honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

HARDEMAN COUNTY, Tenn - The streets in Bolivar were packed Saturday as many came together for an annual parade, honoring a civil rights hero. Hardeman county churches, law enforcement, and other organizations marched in the parade honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Organizers

WBBJTV.COM - 2018-01-21 04:36:27

Short chase ends with drug arrest in Booneville

Monday morning, Booneville police received a report of a suspicious man around 203 South 4 Street. Officers made contact with the man, identified as Joshua Palmer, 31. Police say he led officers on a short foot pursuit. He was detained on Stanley Street. According to police, he was found to hav

WTVA.COM - 2018-01-19 23:13:00

High-ranking Gangster Disciple sentenced to 30 years in racketeering

JACKSON, Tenn. - The highest-ranking member of the Gangster Disciples in Tennessee has been sentenced to serve 30 years on federal charges of racketeering and conspiracy. Byron Purdy, the "Governor of Governors" for the gang, pleaded guilty in July 2017 after his indictment in May 2016. According to

WBBJTV.COM - 2018-01-19 22:41:04

Local school chiefs have questions about new funding bill

TUPELO - As a new public school funding formula makes its way through the Mississippi legislature in Jackson, school chiefs are beginning to consider the impact the Mississippi Uniform Per Student Funding Formula Act could have at home. House Speaker Philip Gunn introduced the bill, which would repl

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-21 06:15:00

Fight over handgun results in two individuals shot

On January 12, 2018 Central Montana Dispatch received a 911 call reporting that 2 individuals had been shot at a residence on Meadowlark Lane East of Lewistown. The reporting party advised dispatch that one individual had been shot in the hand and one had been shot in the leg. Fergus County Sheriff'


Lewistown Youth Mentoring program holding fundraiser this Friday

The Lewistown Youth Mentoring program has served numerous grade school and high school students over the years. Jennifer Deguzman, spokeswoman for the program, says there's a fundraiser this Friday evening. The Lewistown Youth Mentoring program has served numerous grade school and high school stude


Lewistown Junior High honors community veterans this Friday

The Lewistown Junior High student body will honor the community's veterans Friday afternoon. Students Destyne Dauch, Travis Seaford, and Tommy Brandon have more on this traditional assembly with veterans urged to take a bus from the Yogo Inn parking lot to the school followed by a reception at the


Montana Advocates law firm in Lewistown helps with automobile accident issues

Doug Day with Montana Advocates in Lewistown explained his service for those involved in an automobile accident. On KXLO-Live he explained the various types of insurance coverage today's motorists could find helpful in settling a claim. Doug Day Advocacy's office is located in the Bank Electric Buil


Camp Lewtana: a hidden Central Montana Treasure

Six miles south of Lewistown lies an evangelical paradise, a place where children have been going since 1941 to enjoy the outdoors and, according to its mission, live a Christ-centered life. Led by Justin and Rose Antonich, Camp Lewtana has a little something for everyone, as there are camps for men


Sylvia Mae (Olson) Anderson

Sylvia Mae (Olson) Anderson died on June 19, 2017 at the age of 93 in Carmichael, California. She was born July 10, 1923 in Lewistown to Elmer O. Olson and Marye Florence (Kidder) Olson at the Attix Clinic, where her mother had worked as a registered nurse. Sylvia grew up in Lewistown and was a 1941


Techmobile makes stop at Lewistown Library

A distinctive blue camper with wires painted around it drew the attention of Lewistown Public Library patrons Wednesday. "What is it?" a person asked while walking past it on the way to the entrance. The camper is none other than the Techmobile, owned and operated by Chanda Phelan, a University of M


Jumping to the big leagues: Lewistown Hoppers compete in Junior Olympics

Last month, the Lewistown Hoppers took a trip of a lifetime together. That's not often what people call a trip to Detroit, Michigan, but Motor City was a special destination for them this summer, as it played host to the 51st annual Amateur Athletic Union Junior Olympic Games. According to hopper co


Man convicted for killing teen over attempt to steal iPhone

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A Virginia man has been convicted of voluntary manslaughter for fatally shooting a teenager who tried to steal an iPhone from him. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that Roger Craig Brown III was convicted Friday in the 2017 killing of 16-year-old Jamaa Scott outside an elemen

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-01-20 23:25:01

2 arrested, another on the run following 2 separate shootings

Two people are behind bars and another on the run after two separate shootings in Petersburg. According to police, the first shooting happened in the 1800 block of Bogese Drive just before 7 p.m Thursday. When officers arrived, they found one woman who had been grazed by a bullet. The suspect in tha

NBC12 - 2018-01-20 19:24:18

Petersburg Police: 2 women wounded in separate shooting incidents

(File photo) PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) - Police in Petersburg are investigating two shootings that occurred Thursday night. Investigators do not believe either crime is related. The first shooting occurred shortly before 7 p.m.in the 1800 block of Bogese Drive, near Lee Memorial Park. Police on scene


Chesterfield County Police investigate DUI crash on Beach Rd.

Photos released by the police department show the car ran off the road and crashed in the woods. Officers say the driver is in custody. Photos released by the police department show the car ran off the road and crashed in the woods. Officers say the driver is in custody.

WRIC TV - 2018-01-21 10:28:07