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 2021-04-22 12:57 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

US jobless claims fall to 547,000, another pandemic low...

The number of Americans applying for unemployment aid fell last week to 547,000, a new low since the pandemic struck and a further encouraging sign that layoffs are slowing on the strength of an improving job market....

 2021-04-22 12:56 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Gummy vitamins recalled for possible metallic mesh...

The recalled Vitafusion products include Kids Melatonin, Melatonin, Fiber Well, SleepWell and MultiVites....

 2021-04-22 12:47 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Councilman hosts community meeting to discuss M-Bar, violence in city April 22...

The citizens of Jackson, business owners, and community leaders have an opportunity to discuss concerns about the violence that plagues the city....

 2021-04-22 12:32 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Biden to join NATO leaders at June 14 summit in Brussels...

The meeting at NATO headquarters in Brussels will be a face-to-face opportunity for Biden to rebuild relations with leaders from Europe and Canada....

 2021-04-22 12:30 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

St. Jude Dream Home giveaway Noon today!...

The home is in the Crossview Plantation subdivision off Holly Bush Road in Rankin County....

 2021-04-22 11:52 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Warrants: 7-year-old fatally shot by uncle during taping of music video in Gastonia...

One day after the shooting police said they arrested 30-year-old Jeremy Quintrel Lewis of Charlotte....

 2021-04-22 11:01 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Biden opening summit with ambitious new US climate pledge...

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the summit will play out as a climate telethon-style livestream....

 2021-04-22 10:50 

Sun Herald

These teens escaped life without parole. But they will still die in MS prisons....

Mississippi has more than 350 inmates serving virtual life sentences of more than 50 years. Is that fair to the inmate, some convicted years ago as teens?...

 2021-04-22 09:49 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

First Alert Forecast: quiet, mild Thursday; storm chances return late Friday, early Saturday...

Quiet & cool weather continues Tuesday; rain & storms increase late Friday into early Saturday...

 2021-04-22 09:12 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

How long does protection from COVID-19 vaccines last?...

The need for follow-up shots will depend partly on the success of the vaccination push globally....

 2021-04-22 08:02 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Jill Biden to visit Navajo Nation, once floored by COVID-19...

Jill Biden is making her third visit to the country's largest Native American reservation....

 2021-04-22 06:33 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

DC statehood faces a crossroads with congressional vote...

The House will vote Thursday on legislation that would create the new state of Washington, Douglass Commonwealth, with one representative and two senators....

 2021-04-22 05:13 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Daunte Wright to be eulogized at Minneapolis funeral...

Daunte Wright died April 11 after a white Brooklyn Center police officer shot the 20-year-old Black man during a traffic stop....

 2021-04-22 05:00 

Sun Herald

Sound Off for April 22, 2021...

Outside forces...

 2021-04-22 04:21 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Trahan finds home at Belhaven...

Blazers senior is not taking anything for granted in her final year of college softball...

 2021-04-22 04:06 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

04/21 Ryan's "Chilly" Wednesday Night Forecast...

One of the coolest nights we've seen in a while is moving in later, but we'll begin warming from there until our next front moves in Saturday morning. The post 04/21 Ryan's "Chilly" Wednesday Night Forecast appeared first on WXXV 25 ....

 2021-04-22 04:01 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Tennessee bill requiring women to bury, cremate remains after an abortion heads to governor's desk...

Intense debate sparked this week about the so-called Unborn Child Dignity Act that would require women after a surgical abortion to decide in writing to either cremate or bury the fetal remains....

 2021-04-22 03:44 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Boulder shooting suspect charged with using large magazine...

The court document outlining the new charges filed Wednesday lists 19 new victims, including 11 law enforcement officers, that 21-year-old Ahmad Al Aliwi Alissa is accused of attempting to kill during the attack....

 2021-04-22 03:27 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Madison County Deputy injured in the line of duty recognized by AG Lynn Fitch...

Madison County Deputy Brad Sullivan received special recognition from State Attorney General Lynn Fitch....

 2021-04-22 02:59 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Cash 3 draw winning numbers for April 21st, 2021...

The Cash 3 draw winning numbers for April 21st are: 2-9-6. All numbers are unofficial until certified by the Mississippi Lottery Corporation. The post Cash 3 draw winning numbers for April 21st, 2021 appeared first on WXXV 25 ....

 2021-04-22 02:54 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Student Athlete of the Week: Gautier High's Ladrika Jefferson...

The high school powerlifting season wrapped up this weekend, producing several state champions here on the Coast. However, possibly none quite as impressive or strong, pound for pound, as Gautier's 97-pound state champ Ladrika Jefferson, who happens t...

 2021-04-22 02:49 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Ole Miss student makes school history, hired to work for NFL...

Austin Marshall has been on Ole Miss football's video staff for three years now and he is headed to the big leagues....

 2021-04-22 02:38 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Police: 2 dead, 1 wounded in Columbus shooting that stemmed from domestic dispute...

Two people died and a third suffered a gunshot wound after a Wednesday night shooting in Columbus....

 2021-04-22 02:27 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Lt. Governor Delbert Hosemann begins listening tour...

Mississippi's number two politician is here on the Coast this week meeting with local leaders in the three coastal counties with a look ahead to next year's legislative session and what types of local projects might be on the horizon. Lt. Governor...

 2021-04-22 01:45 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Brett Favre weighs in on Chauvin verdict during podcast...

Favre called Chauvin's actions "uncalled for" and wrong, though Favre said he did not believe Chauvin intended to kill Floyd....

 2021-04-22 01:13 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Clay County woman discharged after 106 day hospitalization...

Susan Martin spend three-and-a-half- months at The NMMC after being diagnosed with the coronavirus....

 2021-04-22 01:02 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Mississippians react to Derek Chauvin guilty verdict...

Mississippians are reflecting on the impact in the state and what they hope still happens....

 2021-04-22 00:02 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Israel reports sirens near town of secretive nuclear reactor...

The Israeli military says air raid sirens have sounded near Dimona, the desert town that is home to the country's secretive nuclear reactor....

 2021-04-21 23:41 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Starkville mayor addresses rise in juvenile crimes...

Starkville has seen an increase in juvenile-involved crimes, and city leaders are worried....

 2021-04-21 23:24 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Metro Inn owner pays for own demolition in Jackson...

The dilapidated property was an eyesore and a haven for vagrants causing problems in the area for years....

 2021-04-21 23:24 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Starkville park closes courts after late night shooting...

Starkville Parks and Recreation Department close basketball and tennis courts during baseball and softball games....

 2021-04-21 23:21 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Wednesday Night Weather Forecast...
 2021-04-21 23:17 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Mississippi Gulf Coast YMCA Healthy Kids Day Preview...

It's almost time for Healthy Kids Day! It's a day full of free fun, a run, snacks, and activities. The Mississippi Gulf Coast YMCA along with Biloxi, Ocean Springs Junior Auxiliary, and Let's Go Gulf Coast is hosting Healthy Kids Day. This eve...

 2021-04-21 23:06 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Tennessee lawmakers pass new transgender 'bathroom bill'...

Tennessee lawmakers have passed a bill that would put public schools at risk of civil lawsuits if they let transgender students or employees use multi-person bathrooms or locker rooms that don't reflect their gender at birth....

 2021-04-21 23:05 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Dreams come true after balloon released by SW Kan. twins found more than 600 miles away...

When four-year-old Luna Gonzalez and her twin sister Gianella let their balloon go four months ago, their family had no way of knowing that the fun holiday activity would lead to a new friendship hundreds of miles away....

 2021-04-21 23:04 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

D'Iberville High powerlifting team raises the bar as state champs...

Uplifted with school spirit, the D'Iberville Boys and Girls Powerlifting teams made school history. Over the weekend in Jackson, Mississippi, D'Iberville High School competed in the state power lifting competition. For the first time ever, the Boy...

 2021-04-21 22:55 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

SWAC Football Championship relocated to Jackson...

Jackson State finished the season 3-3 and third in the SWAC East....

 2021-04-21 22:51 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Remembering the life of Larry Benefield...

Former Harrison County Supervisor Larry Benefield died yesterday after a battle with cancer. Harrison County School District's newly appointed Superintendent Mitchell King spoke about Benefield's life and legacy. "Mr. Benefield was liked by mo...

 2021-04-21 22:37 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Delisle Elementary principal named MDE Administrator of the Year Finalist...

The Mississippi Department of Education has named the finalist for Administrator of the year for 2021 in the state of Mississippi. Opinion writing, the lesson of the day in Ms. Smith's English, language and arts class at Delisle Elementary School. Thi...

 2021-04-21 22:35 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Pass Christian kindergartener's creative handiwork on display...

The creative handiwork of some students is on display at Pass Christian Elementary School. It is spring time, a perfect time of year to learn about animals and their habitats, and some students at PCES are doing just that through their animal habitat proj...

 2021-04-21 22:30 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

School district explains why staff member cut 7-year-old's curly locks...

The school district addressed the controversy over Jurnee Hoffmeyer's haircuts after the story gained national attention this week....

 2021-04-21 22:27 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Vehicle smashed into building on Community Road in Gulfport...

On Wednesday afternoon, a two-car accident on Community Road in Gulfport resulted in one smashing through a building. Five people were in the vehicle that crashed into the building and one was transported by AMR to the hospital with non-life-threatening i...

 2021-04-21 21:30 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

House to vote on DC statehood bill...

The House is expected to vote Thursday to make Washington, D.C., the 51st state....

 2021-04-21 21:18 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Sheriff: Deputy who killed man while serving warrant is on leave...

A North Carolina sheriff says the deputy who shot and killed a man while serving a search warrant has been put on leave pending an investigation....

 2021-04-21 20:49 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Mooreville students struck by vehicle return home and doing well, sheriff updates...

The two children who were struck by a car while getting on their school bus are back home and doing well...

 2021-04-21 20:48 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Family Resource Center aids those in need by handing out thousands of free food boxes...

It was all about need as people waited for food at a drive-through hosted by the Family Resource Center of North Mississippi....

 2021-04-21 20:47 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Mississippian cashes in $500K on scratch-off...

A Mississippi man won $500,000 on a scratch-off ticket....

 2021-04-21 20:38 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Bill offering select inmates parole eligibility due from Reeves Thurs....

If signed into law, supporters say the bill will alleviate some of the stress on Mississippi's prison system....

 2021-04-21 20:34 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Canton man gets life in prison for 2019 murder of delivery driver...

A Canton man accused of killing a Domino's delivery driver and dumping her body at an intersection in Madison County now faces life in prison....

 2021-04-21 20:29 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Blood drive on NEMCC's campus addressing urgent need...

Schedule your donation by calling 877-258-4825....

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