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  • HIGHLIGHTS: Boys basketball playoffs

    HIGHLIGHTS: Boys basketball playoffs

    Sunday, February 25 2018 12:07 AM EST2018-02-25 05:07:03 GMT
    Collins advanced the quarterfinals of the MHSAA playoffs. Courtesy: WDAMCollins advanced the quarterfinals of the MHSAA playoffs. Courtesy: WDAM
    Collins advanced the quarterfinals of the MHSAA playoffs. Courtesy: WDAMCollins advanced the quarterfinals of the MHSAA playoffs. Courtesy: WDAM

    Eight boys basketball teams from around the Pine Belt advanced to the quarterfinals of the MHSAA playoffs. Here’s a look at all the scores from Saturday’s games...

    Eight boys basketball teams from around the Pine Belt advanced to the quarterfinals of the MHSAA playoffs. Here’s a look at all the scores from Saturday’s games...

  • Young artists paint Laurel with history

    Young artists paint Laurel with history

    Saturday, February 24 2018 11:49 PM EST2018-02-25 04:49:29 GMT
    Laurel High School art students painted the Laurel-Jones County Library with famous African-American figures for Black History Month. (Photo source: WDAM)Laurel High School art students painted the Laurel-Jones County Library with famous African-American figures for Black History Month. (Photo source: WDAM)

    Laurel High School art students painted the Laurel - Jones County Library with famous African-American figures for Black History Month.  10th grader Ryan Snow is one of the many Laurel High Art Students that painted the Library.  "When I draw stuff, it helps me forget about bad stuff that are happening in the world," say Snow. "We felt as if though it should be our privilege to paint on the windows to show our creativity." Their art teac...

    Laurel High School art students painted the Laurel - Jones County Library with famous African-American figures for Black History Month.  10th grader Ryan Snow is one of the many Laurel High Art Students that painted the Library.  "When I draw stuff, it helps me forget about bad stuff that are happening in the world," say Snow. "We felt as if though it should be our privilege to paint on the windows to show our creativity." Their art teac...

  • Pascagoula, Harrison Central and Stone punch their tickets to Jackson

    Pascagoula, Harrison Central and Stone punch their tickets to Jackson

    Saturday, February 24 2018 11:43 PM EST2018-02-25 04:43:32 GMT
    Pascagoula celebrates clinching a spot in the 2018 Class 6A State Tournament with a road playoff win over Biloxi (WLOX Sports)Pascagoula celebrates clinching a spot in the 2018 Class 6A State Tournament with a road playoff win over Biloxi (WLOX Sports)
    Pascagoula celebrates clinching a spot in the 2018 Class 6A State Tournament with a road playoff win over Biloxi (WLOX Sports)Pascagoula celebrates clinching a spot in the 2018 Class 6A State Tournament with a road playoff win over Biloxi (WLOX Sports)

    Of our ten area boys basketball teams playing in the second round of the playoffs, three advance to punch their ticket to the State Tournament in Jackson. 

    Of our ten area boys basketball teams playing in the second round of the playoffs, three advance to punch their ticket to the State Tournament in Jackson. 

  • Coast dancers in the spotlight at regional competition

    Coast dancers in the spotlight at regional competition

    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:50 PM EST2018-02-25 03:50:33 GMT
    The Celebration Talent regional competition attracted almost 200 entries with multiple dancers throughout the region. (Photo source: WLOX)The Celebration Talent regional competition attracted almost 200 entries with multiple dancers throughout the region. (Photo source: WLOX)
    The Celebration Talent regional competition attracted almost 200 entries with multiple dancers throughout the region.The Celebration Talent regional competition attracted almost 200 entries with multiple dancers throughout the region.

    There was a dancing showcase Saturday as hundreds of young women put their talent in the spotlight. The Celebration Talent regional competition was held at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum and Convention Center.

    There was a dancing showcase Saturday as hundreds of young women put their talent in the spotlight. The Celebration Talent regional competition was held at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum and Convention Center.

  • Pedestrian hit in fatal Moss Point accident

    Pedestrian hit in fatal Moss Point accident

    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:46 PM EST2018-02-25 03:46:06 GMT
    Sheriff Mike Ezell has confirmed a pedestrian was hit. (Photo source: WLOX)Sheriff Mike Ezell has confirmed a pedestrian was hit. (Photo source: WLOX)

    WLOX just received reports of a fatal accident on Hwy 90 east in Moss Point. 

    WLOX just received reports of a fatal accident on Hwy 90 east in Moss Point. 

  • "Grand Celebration" at Civil Rights Museum

    "Grand Celebration" at Civil Rights Museum

    Saturday, February 24 2018 8:49 PM EST2018-02-25 01:49:55 GMT
    Hundreds of people gathered at the Civil Rights Museum Saturday morning for their "Grand Celebration" and to see Congressman John Lewis give a keynote address. Source: WLBTHundreds of people gathered at the Civil Rights Museum Saturday morning for their "Grand Celebration" and to see Congressman John Lewis give a keynote address. Source: WLBT
    Hundreds of people gathered at the Civil Rights Museum Saturday morning for their "Grand Celebration" and to see Congressman John Lewis give a keynote address. Source: WLBTHundreds of people gathered at the Civil Rights Museum Saturday morning for their "Grand Celebration" and to see Congressman John Lewis give a keynote address. Source: WLBT

    Hundreds of people gathered at the Civil Rights Museum Saturday morning for their "Grand Celebration" and to see Congressman John Lewis give a keynote address. 

    Hundreds of people gathered at the Civil Rights Museum Saturday morning for their "Grand Celebration" and to see Congressman John Lewis give a keynote address. 

  • Annual Black Heritage Parade held in Collins

    Annual Black Heritage Parade held in Collins

    Saturday, February 24 2018 7:15 PM EST2018-02-25 00:15:01 GMT
    The annual Black Heritage Parade begins in Collins Saturday. Photo credit WDAM.The annual Black Heritage Parade begins in Collins Saturday. Photo credit WDAM.
    The annual Black Heritage Parade begins in Collins Saturday. Photo credit WDAM.The annual Black Heritage Parade begins in Collins Saturday. Photo credit WDAM.

    Floats, marching bands and motorcycle clubs took to the streets of Collins Saturday for an annual event in celebration of Black History Month.   A Black Heritage Parade also featured young royalty and lots of classic cars.  It was the highlight of the 21st Black Heritage Celebration in Covington County. The parade headed down Main Street and made its way to Collins High School.  The theme for this year's celebration was, "Success Always Leaves Footprints.&...

    Floats, marching bands and motorcycle clubs took to the streets of Collins Saturday for an annual event in celebration of Black History Month.   A Black Heritage Parade also featured young royalty and lots of classic cars.  It was the highlight of the 21st Black Heritage Celebration in Covington County. The parade headed down Main Street and made its way to Collins High School.  The theme for this year's celebration was, "Success Always Leaves Footprints.&...

  • Annual encampment raises funds to preserve John Ford Home

    Annual encampment raises funds to preserve John Ford Home

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:57 PM EST2018-02-24 23:57:58 GMT
    The 5th annual Ford's Encampment raised money to help preserve the historic John Ford Home. Photo credit WDAM.The 5th annual Ford's Encampment raised money to help preserve the historic John Ford Home. Photo credit WDAM.
    The 5th annual Ford's Encampment raised money to help preserve the historic John Ford Home. Photo credit WDAM.The 5th annual Ford's Encampment raised money to help preserve the historic John Ford Home. Photo credit WDAM.

    Hundreds of South Mississippians gathered in Marion County Saturday to raise money to help preserve one of the oldest and most historic homes in the Pine Belt.  The 5th annual Ford's Encampment in Sandy Hook brought in funds for the John Ford Home.  It was built in 1809 and is on the National Register of Historic Places. It is known as the oldest frontier-style home in the Pearl River Valley and is owned by the Marion County Historical Society.   ...

    Hundreds of South Mississippians gathered in Marion County Saturday to raise money to help preserve one of the oldest and most historic homes in the Pine Belt.  The 5th annual Ford's Encampment in Sandy Hook brought in funds for the John Ford Home.  It was built in 1809 and is on the National Register of Historic Places. It is known as the oldest frontier-style home in the Pearl River Valley and is owned by the Marion County Historical Society.   ...

  • Teens say 'yes to the dress' at JABOS Prom Closet

    Teens say 'yes to the dress' at JABOS Prom Closet

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:53 PM EST2018-02-24 23:53:56 GMT
    Hundreds of dresses were for sale at the prom closet (Source: WLOX)Hundreds of dresses were for sale at the prom closet (Source: WLOX)
    Hundreds of dresses were for sale at the prom closet (Source: WLOX)Hundreds of dresses were for sale at the prom closet (Source: WLOX)

    Hundreds of teenage girls showed up to find the perfect dress at the JABOS Prom Closet on Saturday.

    Hundreds of teenage girls showed up to find the perfect dress at the JABOS Prom Closet on Saturday.

  • FIRST ALERT: Severe Threat Overnight

    FIRST ALERT: Severe Threat Overnight

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:33 PM EST2018-02-24 23:33:14 GMT

    Strong to severe thunderstorms arrive tonight into Sunday morning

    Strong to severe thunderstorms arrive tonight into Sunday morning

  • A Day for Gentry in Columbia

    A Day for Gentry in Columbia

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:33 PM EST2018-02-24 23:33:07 GMT
    A Day for Gentry in Columbia; People in the community come together to celebrate 'Gentry Day.' (Photo Source: Shannon Sledge Facebook Page)A Day for Gentry in Columbia; People in the community come together to celebrate 'Gentry Day.' (Photo Source: Shannon Sledge Facebook Page)
    A Day for Gentry in Columbia; People in the community come together to celebrate 'Gentry Day.' (Photo Source: Shannon Sledge Facebook Page)A Day for Gentry in Columbia; People in the community come together to celebrate 'Gentry Day.' (Photo Source: Shannon Sledge Facebook Page)

    People in the community came together once again in support of Gentry Terrell, this time in celebration of 'Gentry Day.'

    People in the community came together once again in support of Gentry Terrell, this time in celebration of 'Gentry Day.'

  • Illegal alien with previous felony conviction pleads guilty to illegally re-entering United States

    Illegal alien with previous felony conviction pleads guilty to illegally re-entering United States

    Saturday, February 24 2018 5:37 PM EST2018-02-24 22:37:04 GMT
    Marin-Lopez will be sentenced on May 31, at 9:30 a.m. by Judge Lee, and faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine. Source: U.S. District AttorneyMarin-Lopez will be sentenced on May 31, at 9:30 a.m. by Judge Lee, and faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine. Source: U.S. District Attorney
    Marin-Lopez will be sentenced on May 31, at 9:30 a.m. by Judge Lee, and faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine. Source: U.S. District AttorneyMarin-Lopez will be sentenced on May 31, at 9:30 a.m. by Judge Lee, and faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine. Source: U.S. District Attorney

    Marin-Lopez will be sentenced on May 31, at 9:30 a.m. by Judge Lee, and faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.

    Marin-Lopez will be sentenced on May 31, at 9:30 a.m. by Judge Lee, and faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.

  • Road and structural issues plaguing two popular parks in Vicksburg

    Road and structural issues plaguing two popular parks in Vicksburg

    Saturday, February 24 2018 5:32 PM EST2018-02-24 22:32:00 GMT
    Road and structural issues plaguing two popular parks in Vicksburg. Source: WLBTRoad and structural issues plaguing two popular parks in Vicksburg. Source: WLBT

    Closed signs now block people from enjoying Riverfront Park. Recently the city began work to fix a section of the bluff on the south end of the park that slowly began sliding off the bank. 

    Closed signs now block people from enjoying Riverfront Park. Recently the city began work to fix a section of the bluff on the south end of the park that slowly began sliding off the bank. 

  • No serious injuries reported after rollover crash on I-55 at Woodrow Wilson

    No serious injuries reported after rollover crash on I-55 at Woodrow Wilson

    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:53 PM EST2018-02-24 21:53:26 GMT
    No serious injuries have been reported. Source: WLBTNo serious injuries have been reported. Source: WLBT

    Traffic may be slowed. Take an alternate route, if possible. 

    Traffic may be slowed. Take an alternate route, if possible. 

  • Runner discovers two dead dolphins on the Coast in Long Beach

    Runner discovers two dead dolphins on the Coast in Long Beach

    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:52 PM EST2018-02-24 21:52:51 GMT
    Dead dolphins discovered in Long Beach (photo credit: WLOX)Dead dolphins discovered in Long Beach (photo credit: WLOX)
    Dead dolphins discovered in Long Beach (photo credit: WLOX)Dead dolphins discovered in Long Beach (photo credit: WLOX)

    Three dead dolphins were discovered on the Coast in two days. Two of them were found within a mile of each other in Long Beach Saturday. Officials tell WLOX this discovery tells a lot about what's going on in the water.

    Three dead dolphins were discovered on the Coast in two days. Two of them were found within a mile of each other in Long Beach Saturday. Officials tell WLOX this discovery tells a lot about what's going on in the water.

  • HPD, HFD set to face off in pickup basketball game

    HPD, HFD set to face off in pickup basketball game

    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:15 PM EST2018-02-24 21:15:50 GMT
    The Hattiesburg Police Department and the Hattiesburg Fire Department will face each other in a pickup basketball game at halftime during the University of Southern Mississippi Lady Eagle basketball game against UTEP Sunday. (Photo source: Facebook)The Hattiesburg Police Department and the Hattiesburg Fire Department will face each other in a pickup basketball game at halftime during the University of Southern Mississippi Lady Eagle basketball game against UTEP Sunday. (Photo source: Facebook)

    The Hattiesburg Police Department and the Hattiesburg Fire Department will face each-other in a pick-up basketball game at halftime during the Southern Miss Lady Eagle basketball game against UTEP. 

    The Hattiesburg Police Department and the Hattiesburg Fire Department will face each-other in a pick-up basketball game at halftime during the Southern Miss Lady Eagle basketball game against UTEP. 

  • Injuries reported in multi-vehicle crash on I-220 near Industrial Drive

    Injuries reported in multi-vehicle crash on I-220 near Industrial Drive

    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:14 PM EST2018-02-24 21:14:55 GMT
    The Jackson Police Department is on the scene of a multiple vehicle wreck on I-220 North near Industrial Blvd. Source: WLBTThe Jackson Police Department is on the scene of a multiple vehicle wreck on I-220 North near Industrial Blvd. Source: WLBT
    The Jackson Police Department is on the scene of a multiple vehicle wreck on I-220 North near Industrial Blvd. Source: WLBTThe Jackson Police Department is on the scene of a multiple vehicle wreck on I-220 North near Industrial Blvd. Source: WLBT

    Temporary traffic delays are expected. Police are advising drivers to take a different route.

    Temporary traffic delays are expected. Police are advising drivers to take a different route.

  • Pickleball in Biloxi! New storage shed built for supplies

    Pickleball in Biloxi! New storage shed built for supplies

    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:13 PM EST2018-02-24 21:13:46 GMT
    Military veterans line up for a photo while playing Pickleball in Biloxi (photo credit: WLOX)Military veterans line up for a photo while playing Pickleball in Biloxi (photo credit: WLOX)
    Military veterans line up for a photo while playing Pickleball in Biloxi (photo credit: WLOX)Military veterans line up for a photo while playing Pickleball in Biloxi (photo credit: WLOX)

    Active duty and military veterans laced up their work boots Saturday to construct a storage shed for pickleball supplies at the Biloxi Sports Complex.

    Active duty and military veterans laced up their work boots Saturday to construct a storage shed for pickleball supplies at the Biloxi Sports Complex.

  • Biloxi law enforcement officials take the plunge; raise money for Special Olympics Mississippi

    Biloxi law enforcement officials take the plunge; raise money for Special Olympics Mississippi

    Saturday, February 24 2018 3:47 PM EST2018-02-24 20:47:52 GMT
    Biloxi PD hosted the first Polar Plunge and Truck Pull Saturday (photo credit: WLOX)Biloxi PD hosted the first Polar Plunge and Truck Pull Saturday (photo credit: WLOX)
    Biloxi PD hosted the first Polar Plunge and Truck Pull Saturday (photo credit: WLOX)Biloxi PD hosted the first Polar Plunge and Truck Pull Saturday (photo credit: WLOX)

    Law enforcement officials in Biloxi took the plunge Saturday to raise money for Special Olympics Mississippi.

    Law enforcement officials in Biloxi took the plunge Saturday to raise money for Special Olympics Mississippi.

  • Moss Point Mayor takes to FaceBook after appointed police chief backs out

    Moss Point Mayor takes to FaceBook after appointed police chief backs out

    Saturday, February 24 2018 3:42 PM EST2018-02-24 20:42:41 GMT
    The Mayor added he and the Board are united in finding a police chief for the city and putting the right amount of money and efforts into the police department. (Photo source: Mario King FB)The Mayor added he and the Board are united in finding a police chief for the city and putting the right amount of money and efforts into the police department. (Photo source: Mario King FB)

    Friday Moss Point's Mayor took to social media after residents and officials learned Keith Davis decided not to take the current chief police position

    Friday Moss Point's Mayor took to social media after residents and officials learned Keith Davis decided not to take the current chief police position

  • Keesler Medical Center wins prestigious award

    Keesler Medical Center wins prestigious award

    Saturday, February 24 2018 3:04 PM EST2018-02-24 20:04:11 GMT

    In Biloxi, employers at Keesler Medical Center are celebrating a big win for the Air Force's Hospital of the Year award.

    In Biloxi, employers at Keesler Medical Center are celebrating a big win for the Air Force's Hospital of the Year award.

  • Civil Rights icons honored at Grand Celebration of Mississippi Civil Rights Museum gala

    Civil Rights icons honored at Grand Celebration of Mississippi Civil Rights Museum gala

    Saturday, February 24 2018 2:42 PM EST2018-02-24 19:42:42 GMT
    Hundreds gathered Friday night at the Jackson Convention Complex for a black-tie gala hosted by the Friends of Mississippi Civil Rights. Five men and a woman were honored for their roles in the Civil Rights Movement. Source: WLBTHundreds gathered Friday night at the Jackson Convention Complex for a black-tie gala hosted by the Friends of Mississippi Civil Rights. Five men and a woman were honored for their roles in the Civil Rights Movement. Source: WLBT
    Hundreds gathered Friday night at the Jackson Convention Complex for a black-tie gala hosted by the Friends of Mississippi Civil Rights. Five men and a woman were honored for their roles in the Civil Rights Movement. Source: WLBTHundreds gathered Friday night at the Jackson Convention Complex for a black-tie gala hosted by the Friends of Mississippi Civil Rights. Five men and a woman were honored for their roles in the Civil Rights Movement. Source: WLBT

    Hundreds gathered Friday night at the Jackson Convention Complex for a black-tie gala hosted by the Friends of Mississippi Civil Rights. Five men and a woman were honored for their roles in the Civil Rights Movement. 

    Hundreds gathered Friday night at the Jackson Convention Complex for a black-tie gala hosted by the Friends of Mississippi Civil Rights. Five men and a woman were honored for their roles in the Civil Rights Movement. 

  • Seabee Base hosts high school students with a love for STEM

    Seabee Base hosts high school students with a love for STEM

    Saturday, February 24 2018 2:35 PM EST2018-02-24 19:35:20 GMT
    Students get a chance to assemble part of a diesel-hydraulic engine (Source: WLOX)Students get a chance to assemble part of a diesel-hydraulic engine (Source: WLOX)

     "On a scale from 1 to 10, it was like 2,000." That is how one student described the STEM field trip to the Seabee Base in Gulfport. 

     "On a scale from 1 to 10, it was like 2,000." That is how one student described the STEM field trip to the Seabee Base in Gulfport. 

  • Sonic boom shakes Jackson County

    Sonic boom shakes Jackson County

    Saturday, February 24 2018 2:22 PM EST2018-02-24 19:22:06 GMT
    The sonic boom caused a loud noise heard throughout Jackson County. (Photo source: WLOX)The sonic boom caused a loud noise heard throughout Jackson County. (Photo source: WLOX)

    Authorities believe a sonic boom is to blame for the loud boom heard throughout Jackson County Saturday morning.

    Authorities believe a sonic boom is to blame for the loud boom heard throughout Jackson County Saturday morning.

  • Child killed in crash on Raymond Road; three others injured

    Child killed in crash on Raymond Road; three others injured

    Saturday, February 24 2018 12:41 PM EST2018-02-24 17:41:33 GMT
    Source: Raycom Image BankSource: Raycom Image Bank
    Source: Raycom Image BankSource: Raycom Image Bank

    Just before 10:00 p.m., Jackson Police officers were called to Raymond Road after a small sedan ran off the road and hit a tree. 

    Just before 10:00 p.m., Jackson Police officers were called to Raymond Road after a small sedan ran off the road and hit a tree. 

  • 27-year-old killed in shooting on Bishop Avenue

    27-year-old killed in shooting on Bishop Avenue

    Saturday, February 24 2018 12:28 PM EST2018-02-24 17:28:40 GMT
    Source: Raycom Image BankSource: Raycom Image Bank
    Source: Raycom Image BankSource: Raycom Image Bank

    Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS(8477). 

    Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS(8477). 

  • Vancleave woman killed in head-on crash identified

    Vancleave woman killed in head-on crash identified

    Saturday, February 24 2018 11:44 AM EST2018-02-24 16:44:25 GMT
    The crash is still under investigation. (Photo source: WLOX)The crash is still under investigation. (Photo source: WLOX)

    A Vancleave woman was killed Friday when another vehicle hit her car head-on. 

    A Vancleave woman was killed Friday when another vehicle hit her car head-on. 

  • Three dead dolphins found on the Coast

    Three dead dolphins found on the Coast

    Saturday, February 24 2018 11:30 AM EST2018-02-24 16:30:06 GMT
    One of the marine scientists with IMMS inspects a dead baby dolphin after it was found washed ashore in Long Beach Saturday morning. (Source: WLOX)One of the marine scientists with IMMS inspects a dead baby dolphin after it was found washed ashore in Long Beach Saturday morning. (Source: WLOX)
    One of the marine scientists with IMMS inspects a dead baby dolphin after it was found washed ashore in Long Beach Saturday morning. (Source: WLOX)One of the marine scientists with IMMS inspects a dead baby dolphin after it was found washed ashore in Long Beach Saturday morning. (Source: WLOX)

    Marine officials were out in Long Beach Saturday morning after discovering two dead baby dolphins on the beach there. A third baby dolphin was found dead on Ship Island on Friday.

    Marine officials were out in Long Beach Saturday morning after discovering two dead baby dolphins on the beach there. A third baby dolphin was found dead on Ship Island on Friday.

  • Keith Davis turns down job as Moss Point police chief

    Keith Davis turns down job as Moss Point police chief

    Saturday, February 24 2018 11:15 AM EST2018-02-24 16:15:37 GMT
    Marine Patrol Chief, Keith DavisMarine Patrol Chief, Keith Davis

    Moss Point Police Department is once again searching for a police chief. Keith Davis announced Friday that he would not be accepting the position.

    Moss Point Police Department is once again searching for a police chief. Keith Davis announced Friday that he would not be accepting the position.

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  • Clarksville home leveled by possible tornado; Severe storms still moving through

    Clarksville home leveled by possible tornado; Severe storms still moving through

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 3:09 PM EST2018-02-21 20:09:09 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 12:49 AM EST2018-02-25 05:49:41 GMT
    A home in the Farmington subdivision in Clarksville was leveled. (WSMV)A home in the Farmington subdivision in Clarksville was leveled. (WSMV)

    Several possible tornadoes have been spotted as severe storms continue to move through Middle Tennessee.

    Several possible tornadoes have been spotted as severe storms continue to move through Middle Tennessee.

  • Aces Softball's Offense Improves; Despite Dropping Doubleheader

    Aces Softball's Offense Improves; Despite Dropping Doubleheader

    Saturday, February 24 2018 11:09 PM EST2018-02-25 04:09:01 GMT
     In a pair of games on Saturday, the University of Evansville softball team scored 11 runs in contests against Eastern Illinois and Western Illinois in the Frost Classic. UE (2-10) rallied in game one against the Panthers, scoring four runs in the seventh before the Panthers plated three runs in the ninth to take a 9-6 win.  In game two, the Leathernecks took a 7-0 lead and held on for the 9-5 victory. Morgan Florey started game one for the Aces and threw all nine inni...
     In a pair of games on Saturday, the University of Evansville softball team scored 11 runs in contests against Eastern Illinois and Western Illinois in the Frost Classic. UE (2-10) rallied in game one against the Panthers, scoring four runs in the seventh before the Panthers plated three runs in the ninth to take a 9-6 win.  In game two, the Leathernecks took a 7-0 lead and held on for the 9-5 victory. Morgan Florey started game one for the Aces and threw all nine inni...
  • Unconfirmed injuries after storm near Union City, TN

    Unconfirmed injuries after storm near Union City, TN

    Saturday, February 24 2018 8:52 PM EST2018-02-25 01:52:37 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    A weather service spotter noticed what could have been a tornado east of Union City, Tennessee on Saturday night.

    A weather service spotter noticed what could have been a tornado east of Union City, Tennessee on Saturday night.

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  • 1 killed in East Shreveport crash

    1 killed in East Shreveport crash

    Saturday, February 24 2018 11:35 PM EST2018-02-25 04:35:10 GMT
    (Source: KSLA News 12)(Source: KSLA News 12)
    (Source: KSLA News 12)(Source: KSLA News 12)

    One woman is dead following a crash on Saturday morning near the Jimmy Davis Bridge. 

    One woman is dead following a crash on Saturday morning near the Jimmy Davis Bridge. 

  • Tigers with Purpose use yoga to spread message

    Tigers with Purpose use yoga to spread message

    Saturday, February 24 2018 11:18 PM EST2018-02-25 04:18:58 GMT
    LSU Tigers with Purpose use yoga to spread their message (Source: WAFB)LSU Tigers with Purpose use yoga to spread their message (Source: WAFB)
    LSU Tigers with Purpose use yoga to spread their message (Source: WAFB)LSU Tigers with Purpose use yoga to spread their message (Source: WAFB)
    Some LSU students are finding their inner purpose through yoga. “It’s something that you just have to be passionate about,” said Meagan Morvant, member of Tigers with Purpose and the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA). More specifically, these students are Tigers with Purpose. “People don’t’ realize, one that pediatric cancer is different from adult cancer. Adult cancer can’t cure pediatric cancers or treat pediatric cancer...
    Some LSU students are finding their inner purpose through yoga. “It’s something that you just have to be passionate about,” said Meagan Morvant, member of Tigers with Purpose and the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA). More specifically, these students are Tigers with Purpose. “People don’t’ realize, one that pediatric cancer is different from adult cancer. Adult cancer can’t cure pediatric cancers or treat pediatric cancer...
  • Volunteers plant 150 trees in local neighborhoods

    Volunteers plant 150 trees in local neighborhoods

    FOX 8 photoFOX 8 photo
    Fox 8 photoFox 8 photo

    Volunteers planted 150 trees throughout Mid-City and the Seventh Ward Saturday.

    Volunteers planted 150 trees throughout Mid-City and the Seventh Ward Saturday.

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