Arkansas Teen Dies in One-car Accident

(McCrory, AR) — An Arkansas woman is dead after a one-car accident in Woodruff County Saturday morning. 19-year-old Trinity Barber was driving on State Highway 17 when her car left the road and overturned in a ditch filled with water. The incident happened aroun 8:45 a.m. and Barber died at…


Man Charged After Abusing Disabled Child

(McComb, MS) — A McComb man accused of beating his girlfriend’s disabled 5-year-old daughter and recording it on his cellphone has been charged. 23-year-old Alex Mead’s bond was set at $140,000 after Pike County sheriff’s investigators charged him with 27 counts of felony child abuse. Videos on Mead’s cellphone showed…



Missing Arkansas Boy Found Safe

(Saline County, AR) — A 12-year-old Saline County, Arkansas boy who was reported missing Wednesday night during severe thunderstorms has been found safe. During their search, authorities considered Jaden Foster a runaway at one point when he was spotted twice and ran off. He was taken to the hospital for…


World Catfish Festival Saturday

(Belzoni, MS) — The 41st World Catfish Festival is taking place in downtown Belzoni today from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. This family oriented event has become a major tourist draw to the Mississippi Delta and has grown to more than 10,000 attending each year. They’ll start off with a…


Don’t Forget to Register With FEMA

(Bolivar, Sunfower & Washington Counties, MS) — If you sustained damage due to flooding that began on March 9 and you live in Bolivar, Sunflower or Washington County, your household may be eligible for federal disaster assistance. You could be eligible for money to help with home repairs, a temporary…


Arkansas Toddler Drowns

(Lonoke County, AR) — A toddler is dead after he drowned in Lonoke County, Arkansas Thursday. Deputies responded to a call in the 3000 block of Anderson Road regarding a 2-year-old boy who was not breathing. They arrived to find the grandfather of the toddler performing CPR . The boy…