April 2017


Sunday Tornados Cause Power Outages, School Closures

  MISSISSIPPI (Ben Caxton) — As many as 13,000 Entergy customers lost power Sunday as storms with high winds and tornados moved through the state Sunday morning. Some customers are not expected to have service restored for several days. Yazoo County Schools are closed Monday due to significant downed trees…


Mississippi Flood Stage Prediction Edges Higher

  GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Flooding on the Mississippi river due to recent rains is expected to be a little worse than earlier thought. The most recent projections by the National Weather Service expect the river to crest between two to two and a half feet above flood stage…