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Two fatal crashes occurred in the WCBI viewing area

NOXUBEE COUNTY/MONROE COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) - Two area fatal accidents that happened on Tuesday are under investigation. The first occurred in Noxubee County at the...

West Point voters will have extra days to vote absentee

WEST POINT, Miss. (WCBI) - Voters in West Point have three extra days to vote absentee. https://youtu.be/sbuabZnfWZc City Clerk Eddie Longstreet says the City Clerk's office...

Presley Tours Atmos Gas Storage Facility As Part Of Review Of Utility Infrastructure

MONROE COUNTY, MISS. (WCBI) - Mississippi's Public Service Commission is making sure the state's utility infrastructure is prepared for high demand in extreme weather. https://youtu.be/kRIAKE9PSZ4 Northern...

Granddaughter Is Hailed As A Hero For Saving Granddad’s Life

MONROE COUNTY, MISS. (WCBI) - A Monroe County man is crediting his granddaughter, doctors, and his faith for helping him pull through a potentially...

Video: Starkville Alderman Reacts To Deadly Shooting

Henry Vaughn, Sr. represents Ward 7 and has lived there his whole life.

Health officials concerned for COVID-19 cases amid new mask mandate

LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)- Following Governor Tate Reeves order to lift the mask mandate for the state of Mississippi, one of the most impacted...

Starkville Police investigating a shooting that occurred Wednesday night

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) - Starkville police continue to search for a killer, as we learn the identity of the homicide victim. https://youtu.be/USQdKgWpJ_I The deadly shooting happened...

Tupelo Police are investigating a drive-by shooting

TUPELO, Miss. (WCBI) - Tupelo police are investigating a drive-by shooting. https://youtu.be/of5QFp9tN0c Police were called to 2103 Horton Drive around 10:25 Wednesday night after a man...

Portions of Gardner Blvd. to be closed Saturday

Columbus Light and Water announced a sewer collapse has caused portions of Garner Boulevard to be closed Saturday.

Tupelo Airport Authority names new Executive Director

The TAA Board of Directors announced Thursday that Joseph Wheeler will be the new Executive Director.

Some showers possible Friday, sunny weekend ahead

The weather pattern will remain pretty quiet and mainly dry for the next 7 days.

Governor Kay Ivey extends statewide mask mandate until April 9th

ALABAMA (WCBI) - Alabamians will wear a mask for at least another month, as Governor Kay Ivey extends the state's safer-at-home order. Going against some...

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School educators worry as students depart campus during lifted mandate

LOWNDES AND WINSTON COUNTIES, Miss. (WCBI) - As Mississippians adjust to Governor Reeves lifted mask mandate, school educators share possible COVID-19 concerns. Mask enforcement for...

‘Empty Bowls’ Fundraiser Continues, But With A Different Look This Year

TUPELO, MISS. (WCBI) - One of the largest fundraisers for the Salvation Army is taking place, but with a different look. Although the annual...

Dept. of Homeland Security to help Crime Prevention Task Force

Brooks said citizens are "unsettled" and he hopes the Department of Homeland Security along with the Department of Public Safety can help.

Mississippi Gaming Commission decides to keep mask mandate in order

MISSISSIPPI (WCBI) - The Mississippi Gaming Commission says you must wear a mask to place a bet. Casinos must require employees and guests to have...