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MDOC reports a spike in violence assaults in state prisons

WINSTON COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)- The Mississippi Department of Corrections reports more than 800 assaults in state prisons. Prison officials point to contraband and violent offenders...

Mississippi prisons to be among first state prisons to vaccinate inmates

JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI)- Mississippi prisons will be among the first state prisons in the United States to begin mass vaccinations. There are over 17,000 inmates...

Inmate found dead in cell in East Mississippi Correctional Facility

JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI)- Mississippi Department of Corrections says an inmate died at the East Mississippi Correctional Facility. Officers found 27-year-old Cortez Wooten unresponsive in his...

Two inmates die in separate Jackson hospitals

JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI)- Two inmates from different prisons have died in separate Jackson hospitals. Mississippi Department of Corrections says 66-year-old Charles Bates died Friday at...

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OUR CHANGING PLANET – Tornadoes

WCBI meteorologist Vanessa Alonso discusses tornadoes in this week's "Our Changing Planet".
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BIRTHDAY BUNCH – 6/14/2021

Happy birthday to all those celebrating today!
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Drier air this week, watching the tropics

SUMMARY: Another very hot and humid day in store, with high feels like temps. Starting tonight, drier air begins to filter in, leaving us...
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Drier air this week, watching the tropics

SUMMARY: Another very hot and humid day in store, with high feels like temps. Starting tonight, drier air begins to filter in, leaving us...