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Starkville Habitat for Humanity continues to build in the midst of challenges from COVID-19

STARKVILLE, MS (WCBI) - The Starkville Area Habitat for Humanity has had to deal with work, stoppages, limited numbers of volunteers and a decrease...

Shooting Leaves Two Dead In Verona, Including Innocent Bystander

VERONA, MISS. (WCBI) - Two people are dead after a shooting in Verona. One of the victims was an innocent bystander. What began with a...

Cooler weather continues, rain chances zero for now

A cold front has brought a nice taste of fall into the area with highs staying in the upper 70s and overnight lows in...

Mississippi COVID-19 numbers fall under 500 Friday

JACKSON, MISS. (WCBI) - The Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting 497 new COVID-19 cases, along with 12 deaths. 630 people remain hospitalized with...

Okolona Police searching for gunman after Friday morning shooting.

OKOLONA, MISS. (WCBI) - Okolona police release new information about a deadly shooting that happened this morning. Officers are looking for 31-year-old Christopher Williams of...

Columbus Police actively investigating Thursday night shooting

COLUMBUS, MISS. (WCBI) - Columbus police are still investigating a Thursday night shooting. The gunfire happened in the 2400 block of Barley Avenue, near Martin...

A beautiful fall-like weekend is ahead

SUMMARY: Drier and less humid air is filtering in for our Friday as a cold front pushed through overnight, giving us some awesome and...

Two people dead after shooting in Verona

Police said one person was shot and another was struck by a car driven by the suspect as he fled the scene.

Clay County Sheriff’s Department investigates possible animal cruelty case

CLAY COUNTY, MISS. (WCBI) - The Clay County Sheriff's Department is investigating another possible animal cruelty case. This makes the second one this week. Sheriff's Deputies...

Starkville will no longer have a recycling program due to cost

STARKVILLE, MISS. (WCBI) The recycling program in Starkville is bagged by the Board of Alderman. The cost to recycle has gone up. So the aldermen...

Mississippi State health and safety plan sees early success in limiting COVID-19 spread

STARKVILLE, MISS. (WCBI) - Thursday marks one month since classes at Mississippi State got underway for the fall semester. One week ago, MSU reported that...

Law enforcement officers adjust to new state regulations

WINSTON COUNTY,Miss. (WCBI)- Earlier this week, Governor Tate Reeves expanded capacity for restaurants and other businesses. He says he hopes to increase attendance for...

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MS COVID-19 cases have slight decline over weekend

JACKSON,Miss. (WCBI)- The Mississippi State Department of Health reports 655 new cases of COVID-19 with 17 new deaths. There are 15 new cases among long...

A Memphis woman is charged with aggravated assault

WCBI NEWS, Miss. (WCBI)- A Memphis woman is arrested and charged with aggravated assault against a Tupelo Police Officer. Reneisha Tribble was arrested by the...

Starkville’s center for entrepreneurs and innovators is back

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI)-Mississippi State's Idea Shop closed the doors during the pandemic to update the interior and create more inclusive activities for everyone. No idea...

Two suspects wanted in Verona homicide

LEE COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)- New information on an altercation in Verona yesterday that left two people dead. One of them an innocent bystander. Police have...