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Mississippi’s teachers are one step closer to getting a pay raise.

JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) - Mississippi's teachers are one step closer to getting a pay raise. The state Senate voted unanimously for the legislation. Senate Bill 2001...

Mississippi schools will not be assigned a letter grade for 2020-2021 school year

MISSISSIPPI (WCBI) - Mississippi schools will not be assigned a letter grade for this school year. The state Board of Education voted to suspend the...

Two Mississippi senators test positive for COVID-19

JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) - Two state senators test positive for COVID-19. The announcement was made on the Senate floor today at the state Capitol. Senators are...

Free Radon Test Kits Available While Supplies Last

JACKSON, Miss. (PRESS RELEASE) — The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) Radon Program is partnering with the Mississippi Public Library System next week...

Mississippi sets a new daily COVID-19 related death toll

JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) - Mississippi sets a new daily COVID-19 related death toll. The state department of health reports 98 new fatalities and 1,648 new...

Mississippi Economic Council hosts its virtual Capital Day

JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) - The Mississippi Economic Council hosts its virtual Capital Day. A new state flag was a big topic at today's event. House Bill...

Most of Mississippi’s Congressional delegation voted to object to Electoral College votes

WASHINGTON (WCBI) - Most of Mississippi's Congressional delegation rejects how other states conducted their election. U.S. Representatives Trent Kelly, Michael Guest, and Steven Palazzo, along...

Congressman Kelly speaks out about Wednesdays events at the Capitol

WASHINGTON (WCBI) -  Congressman Trent Kelly says he was in his office when the Capitol went on lockdown. While he says he expected protests, Kelly...

Mississippi Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith took oath of office on Sunday

JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) - Mississippi Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith took the oath of office Sunday at the beginning of the 117th Congress. Vice President Mike Pence...

The municipal elections qualifying period begins Monday, January 4th

MISSISSIPPI (WCBI) - Monday, January 4th, marks the beginning of the qualifying period for municipal elections in Mississippi. Aldermen, mayors, and councilors can now throw...

Coastal Mississippians continue to recover after Hurricane Zeta

MISSISSIPPI (WCBI) - A new year brings a new plan for recovery. Some coastal Mississippians will receive government help after Hurricane Zeta damaged much of...

Former head of Mississippi Department of Corrections under fire after audit

JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) - The former head of Mississippi's Department of Corrections is under fire after a new audit shows alleged misspending. Everything from travel...

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MSDH is reporting over 2,000 new COVID-19 cases

JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) - Mississippi's news COVID-19 numbers creep above the 2,000 today reporting 2,074. The state department of health is also reporting 65 new...

Some rain then getting breezy and cooler for Wednesday

SUMMARY: Get ready for a cloudy, cooler and windy day along with some rain chances for your Wednesday. The end of the workweek will...

Starkville/Greenwood basketball highlights

Highlights from the Starkville Yellowjackets' matchup with Greenwood.   https://youtu.be/gcttjd-p5pE

Hear from Ben Howland and Iverson Molinar following Tuesday’s loss to Tennessee

"Learn by doing. We've had a few games where we struggled down the stretch. Our guys will get better, we've got great kids and...