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String of shootings in Columbus neighborhood drive concerned citizens to call on city leaders to make 10 specific changes by month’s end

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) - Public outcry over violent crime in Columbus is building after a string of recent shootings have residents afraid for their...

James Ryan Taylor missing 8 months, family now offering cash reward

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) - There is now a 5,000 dollar reward for a Columbus man who is still missing. It's been 8 months since...

Tupelo Police are investigating a late night shooting

Police said at least one person was shot. 

Columbus Police focusing on lasting solutions to gang-related crime, like improved education and youth outreach

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) - One of the goals of Columbus's newly created Concerned Citizens Crime Prevention Task Force is to address the continued problem...

Man convicted of capital murder in Lowndes County dies in prison

LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) - A man convicted of capital murder in Lowndes County dies in prison. 40-year-old Quintez Hodges died Saturday at the Mississippi...

Clay County Board of Supervisors lifted the county curfew

CLAY COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) - The Clay County Board of Supervisors have lifted the county's curfew. There were issues in the county with people throwing...

Webster County Sheriff’s Office still searching for leads in burglaries involving stolen items worth over $50K

WEBSTER COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) - The Webster County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help after months of investigating two burglaries, where over...

Pontotoc County deputies need helping finding a wanted man

PONTOTOC COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) - Pontotoc County deputies are asking for help finding a wanted man. Brandon McElhenney will be charged with sexual battery when...

Chickasaw County woman indicted on one count of embezzlement

CHICKASAW COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) - We have an update on the arrest of a Chickasaw County woman that we first told you about on...

A former Houston deputy clerk has been arrested

HOUSTON, Miss. (WCBI) - A former Houston deputy clerk is arrested. Kathy Smith was booked into the Chickasaw County jail this morning. Court records show she...

What Mississippi State students can do to avoid danger after armed robbery incidents at apartments just off-campus

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) - Two incidents involving armed robbers at apartment parking lots near Mississippi State have students concerned. The Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Department says...

Louisville teen accused of biting police officer is now in jail

LOUISVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) - A Louisville teenager is accused of biting a police officer at a traffic stop. Now, Tyberanna Coleman is charged with aggravated...

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The 70s return and staying sunny as we begin a new workweek

SUMMARY: Temperatures will slowly warm back up into the 70s over the next few days as we begin the new workweek with lots of...

MS COVID-19 case numbers remain low over the weekend

JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI)- Mississippi's COVID-19 numbers continue to steadily decline. The Mississippi State Department of Health reports 260 new cases, along with three new deaths. There...
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Mississippi State's last no-hitter was March 16th, 1999 against Alcorn State.