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Columbus Air Force Base
Wednesday, May 12, 2021


Mississippi’s end to pandemic unemployment can boost local businesses but some residents rely on that extra money

GOLDEN TRIANGLE, Miss. (WCBI) - Mississippi and Alabama will stop accepting supplemental unemployment benefits from the federal government starting in June. On Monday, Mississippi Governor...

Starkville plans to reuse wastewater as fertilizer

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI)- Once wastewater leaves a person's house, they probably never think of it again, but now Starkville engineers have plans to reuse...

Cool again Wednesday, warmer by the weekend

Warmer and brighter days are coming soon!

Rain & storm chances for your Tuesday

https://youtu.be/xSSuaVoFJ1Y SUMMARY: The cool below average temperatures and the unsettled weather pattern will remain in place through midweek. Clouds will likely break up by Thursday...

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Gov. Reeves encourages Mississippians to not panic buy gas

JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) - "Don't panic" -- That's what Governor Tate Reeves has to say about the possible gas shortage. In a tweet today he...

Argument turns into shooting in Columbus neighborhood

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) - An argument turns into someone shooting out of a vehicle while driving down a Columbus neighborhood. Police Chief Fred Shelton says...

Overnight shooting confirmed in Columbus

WCBI is working to learn more details in this shooting.

Ole Miss Baseball vs. Little Rock Postponed to Wednesday at 4 p.m. CT

OXFORD, Miss. – Due to inclement weather in the forecast for Tuesday, Ole Miss baseball and Little Rock have postponed their midweek matchup. Originally set for...

Columbus police are investigating a shooting

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) - Columbus police are investigating a shooting this evening. Police Chief Fred Shelton says around 5 PM officers got a call about...

Paycheck Protection Program Loans are being utilized in the medical field

LOUISVILLE, Miss. (WCBI)- Some may have heard of the Paycheck Protection Program or PPP Loans. The federal loans were made available to help keep...

Lowndes County teen is charged with molestation

LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) - A Lowndes County teen is accused of touching a juvenile. 18-year-old Jacob Gottschalk is charged with molestation. A grand jury recently...

Louisville Police ask for help identifying shooting suspects vehicle

The shooting happened on May 9 at the intersection of Cagle Street and Railroad Avenue.

Guntown Middle School Students Learn STEM Subjects By Playing In The Sandbox

GUNTOWN, MISS. (WCBI) - Some Lee County students are learning about weather patterns, topography, and other subjects by playing in the sand. https://youtu.be/yQoyqZw9TYA At Guntown Middle...

Columbus Municipal School District employee facing heroin charge

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) - A Columbus Municipal School District employee is facing a heroin charge. 29-year-old Matthew Thrash is charged with possession of heroin and...