[bitsontherun 3SKsQcJf] STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) -Domestic Violence is a subject most people try to avoid, but it affects more people than we realize. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey shows that nearly 1 in 5 women and 1 in 71 men have been raped in their life […]
[bitsontherun TFnesy6f] COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – Two veterans are making their way from California to Washington, D.C. They left San Diego weeks ago on their 3,400 mile journey to the capitol; and along the way, they’re handing out copies of the U.S. Constitution. The two men are taking turns walking down the side of the […]
[bitsontherun 5wHGr6R5] OKOLONA, Miss. (WCBI) – The Board of Aldermen and the Mayor of Okolona can’t agree on who the city’s municipal judge should be. Okolona’s Board of Alderman voted 5 to 1 to appoint Attorney Sumeka Thomas to position of municipal judge. Mayor Louise Cole vetoed the decision on July 2 and named herself […]
WINSTON COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – The Winston County Sheriff’s Department needs the public’s help catching a shooting suspect. On July 28, Police were called to a shooting incident at a night club in the New Zion community of Winston County. Police believe Karl Hopkins was shot in the arm with a .45 caliber pistol. The […]
Mississippi legislator's passed a bill that requires authorities to collect umbilical cord blood and run DNA tests to determine the paternity if a new mom under the age of 16 refuses to reveal the father's identity.
[bitsontherun 7GRXPNEV] COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – It does involve the water and even boats, but it’s not your typical summer vacation. Hayden Hughes and James Keagy are Juniors at James Madison University in Virginia, and they’re kayaking to the coast. It was all part of a bet. Hughes says,”My friend bet me a dollar that […]