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Wednesday, January 27, 2021


Some rain then getting breezy and cooler for Wednesday

SUMMARY: Get ready for a cloudy, cooler and windy day along with some rain chances for your Wednesday. The end of the workweek will...

Will you be getting the vaccination shot?

COLUMBUS, Miss (WCBI)- As the coronavirus vaccine is becoming more widely available; there are some things that still turn people's heads; some believe taking...

Man arrested for murdering his niece after on-going family dispute ends in violent argument at West Point home

WEST POINT, Miss. (WCBI) - A series of confrontations between a woman and her uncle allegedly ended in murder at a West Point home...

Gov. Reeves calls for elimination of income tax in Mississippi

In his "State of the State" address Tuesday afternoon, Reeves boasted Mississippi's accomplishments throughout the pandemic.

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No injuries reported in Oktibbeha County house fire

OKTIBBEHA COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) - A house fire broke out this afternoon in Oktibbeha county. The east Oktibbeha fire department was dispatched to 48 link...

Lowndes County legislators want to improve two roads in Columbus

LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) - Three Lowndes County legislators are asking the state help with two road improvement projects in Columbus. House Bill 428 would...

Accused scammer, Vito Balice, wanted in multiple counties arrested

MONROE COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) - An accused scammer paving his way through north Mississippi is arrested in Monroe County. 51-year-old Vito Balice was wanted in...

Teenager arrested in 2019 indicted on a first-degree murder charge

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) - A teenager is indicted on a first-degree murder charge in Starkville. Aviante Jordan was arrested but U.S. Marshals in November 2019. He...

Mooreville man accused of shooting a man and assaulting a deputy

MOOREVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) A Mooreville man is accused of shooting a man and then assaulting a deputy. Now, 28-year-old Vernon Stults Jr. is charged with...

Luxapallila Creek bridge on Waterworks road closed Tuesday, Jan. 26

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) - The Luxapallila Creek bridge on Waterworks Road is closed for most of today. Crews are making repairs to a water line...

Tupelo police are investigating an overnight shooting

TUPELO, Miss. (WCBI) - Tupelo police are investigating an overnight shooting. Officers responded to Buchanan Street around 10 o'clock last night after a caller reported...

TCPS HC Shaune Holiday: The man behind the Eagles’ emergence

Chris Bolton takes a look at how TCPS head football coach Shaune Holiday helped build the Eagles' program into relevancy: https://youtu.be/0sW0iUiXzd4  

Grant program helps restore historic properties across Mississippi

Just last week, The Mississippi Department of Archives and History awarded almost $3 million to 18 different preservation projects across the state.

One state lawmaker wants you to be able to use your phone to place a bet

MISSISSIPPI (WCBI) - One state lawmaker wants you to be able to use your phone to place a bet. State Senator Philip Moran introduced an...