Gun Shop Owner Killed in Gun Battle

Investigators say it was over a $25 service charge and now the community of Pearl River, MS is devastated. 44-year old Jason McLemore, who owned McLemore Gun Shop, and his 17-year old son Jacob, were killed after a disagreement with two customers. According to Sheriff Allison, 52-year-old Audy McCool and…


Tornadoes Strike as Cold Weather Moves In

As the weather in Mississippi turned colder Friday, two Mississippi counties experienced tornadic activity. The National Weather Service in Jackson confirmed that at least two tornadoes tore through Lamar and Simpson counties Thursday as a result of the storm leaving a 6.6 mile path of destruction in Lamar County and…


Texas Man Dies at Steakhouse

  A Texas man died Thursday after choking at a restaurant in Columbus, Mississippi. 68-year-old Michael Tyndall of Beaumont, Texas was dining at Longhorn Steakhouse Wednesday when he began choking on a piece of steak, according to Lowndes County Coroner Greg Merchant. Tyndall was transported to a local hospital in…


Wanted Man in Custody

  Greenville police have detained a man wanted for armed robbery. Earlier this week, Jackie Jackson surrendered himself to Greenville investigators. He is being charged with Business Burglary, Armed Robbery and Attempted Robbery. Jackson joins LeDarius York, John Lowe and Garrick Hurt who were also arrested in connection with a…


MHP Urges Drivers to Stay off the Roads

  Across the Delta region, state troopers responded to four roadway incidents but surprisingly, none were weather-related and all were minor with no injuries. Troopers are urging drivers to stay off the roads, if possible, whenever snow and ice are factors. The MS Highway Patrol says if assistance is needed…


Bridge Still Under Construction

  For those drivers who travel across the Mississippi River bridge, construction crews working on the bridge will not be leaving until spring. Workers have been performing maintenance on the five-year-old bridge to extend its life span. Until construction is complete, the eastbound lanes of the bridge will reduce to…




Greenville Welcomes Small Business

(Greenville, MS) — The city of Greenville is welcoming a new yarn shop. Peaceful Strings held a ribbon-cutting ceremony yesterday morning. The brand new yarn shop is located on South Ninth Street. The store features yarn, accessories and embroidery supplies. Classes are also available at the shop for those interested…


Indianola Home Destroyed in Fire

(Indianola, MS) — Not much is left of an Indianola home after an early morning fire. Firefighters were called to a home on Lincoln Avenue just before 1 a.m. yesterday and when they arrived, the home was completely engulfed in flames. They quickly put the fire out but had to…