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Columbus man charged with trafficking marijuana

COLUMBUS, MISS. (WCBI) - A Columbus man is facing drug charges after narcotics agents found thousands of dollars worth of marijuana. 47-year-old Henry Lee Mays,...

Tennessee man facing charged with possession of stolen firearm and auto burglary

NOXUBEE COUNTY, MISS. (WCBI) - A Tennessee man already in jail for charges with the Noxubee County Sheriff's Department is now facing charges with...

Two people arrested in Louisville homicide investigation

Joseph Crawford and Sherica Smith face charges in the shooting death of a Louisville man.

Inmate convicted of manslaughter dies in prison

JACKSON, MISS. (WCBI) - An inmate convicted of manslaughter and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon dies in prison. Mississippi Department of Corrections...

Louisville man killed after attempting to help his friend

LOUISVILLE, MISS. (WCBI) - A deadly Louisville shooting investigation takes an unusual turn. It seems the man killed was trying to help his friend. Markevius Jordan...

Tyler Murphy charged with two counts of burglary in Oxford

OXFORD, MISS. (WCBI) - Two folks in Oxford get a scary awakening after allegedly finding a man inside their homes. Now, 19-year-old Tyler Murphy of...

Pickens County man charged with several sex crimes

PICKENS COUNTY, MISS. (WCBI) - A Pickens County man is indicted on several sex crimes. 44-year-old James Wilson is now charged with rape, sexual abuse,...

Arrest made in fatal Derma Shooting and remains under investigation

CALHOUN COUNTY, MISS. (WCBI) - Breaking news out of Calhoun County tonight. An arrest has been made in a deadly Derma shooting. 24-year-old Wanya Harper is...

Guntown teens arrested for underage drinking at a bonfire

LEE COUNTY, MISS. (WCBI) - Nearly 100 teens are busted at an alcohol fueled bonfire party in Guntown. Now, the adult there is facing more...

Eupora man arrested for drive by shooting in Oktibbeha County

OKTIBBEHA COUNTY, MISS. (WCBI) - Imagine seeing someone in a vehicle going down the road shooting at another car. Oktibbeha County deputies say it happened...

Tarmarcus Thomas charged with arson of two church vans

LOWNDES COUNTY, MISS. (WCBI) - An arrest is made in the arson of two church vans. Tarmarcus Thomas is charged with arson. He was arrested late...

Attorneys Want Former Oxford Officer To Have Mental Evaluation

(AP) - A defense attorney is requesting a psychiatric evaluation for a white former Mississippi police officer charged with killing a Black woman who was allegedly his romantic partner.

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Rain & thunder possible Friday

Temperatures look to trend on the mild side overall into next week.

COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to increase in Mississippi

JACKSON, MISS. (WCBI) - COVID-19 related hospitalizations continue to increase in Mississippi. Here are the latest numbers from the state department of health. There are 958...

Another warm day for Thursday; Cold front on Friday

SUMMARY: Warm, late summer-like weather is on tap for the end of the workweek. Rain chances will return Friday into Saturday as a weak...

WCBI’s Player of the Week: Oak Hill QB Cameron Dill

One of the best ways to jump start a struggling team is to welcome back a key player to the field.