Jennifer Ortega

About Jennifer Ortega

Reporter and Fill-in Anchor on the weekends. Jennifer Ortega joins our team all the way from South Florida. She's worked for CBS 12 and Hola Tv in West Palm Beach. Although she's a long way from home, she's excited to be a part of the WCBI News Team.

Video: Congressional Art Competition

FULTON, Miss. (WCBI) РAn elderly Alabama couple is dead after their home goes up in flames early Saturday morning.

The competition was sponsored by the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives. The theme to this years art was Mississippi people, places and things. The Artistic Discovery Contest is an opportunity to recognize and encourage the artist talent in the nation. The event was open to first congressional Districts including 22 counties. The exhibit 1st place winner won a trip to Washington D.C. Where their work will be displayed in the White House for a year.

Representative Alan Nunnelee awards the prizes.