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Mississippi Highway Patrol demonstrates the importance of wearing seatbelts

The Mississippi Highway Patrol put on a demonstration at today’s Battle of the Badges blood drive that could also help save lives. This vehicle simulates...

Tips for staying warm and safe on a budget

Most people want to stay warm and keep their heating bill low throughout the winter months. Here are some tips on how to stay...

Driving safely on icy bridges

As record-breaking cold weather continues to grip most of the country, many interstates and highways have been shut down due to icy conditions. With another...

Jackson County prepares for wintry weather

Road crews and law enforcement agencies in Jackson County spent the day preparing roads for chilly weathers. Over in Pascagoula, the 14th Street overpass was...

MDOT urges drivers to stay off roads

Sustained sub-freezing temperatures and waves of frozen precipitation in nearly every county have resulted in ice on roads and bridges. MDOT crews have been treating...

Keeping pets safe in freezing weather

Keep your pets safe during the freezing days ahead. Tonight, as temperatures continue to drop, don’t forget to keep your furry four-legged friends dry and...

Keeping safe during cold weather

When it gets cold like this and we think of fires, it’s usually about how to light one in our fire places, but when...

Prepping for possible wintery weather

Forecasters are saying there is a potential wintery precipitation in some parts of the south over the weekend, including some parts of Mississippi. While most...

Firework safety tips

If you plan on ringing in the new year with a bang by setting off fireworks here are a few tips to keep in...

Keep pets safe during NYE fireworks

Fireworks are fun and colorful for us, but the loud sounds scare our fur babies. The Humane Society of South Mississippi shares some tips and...

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All first responders now eligible for COVID-19 vaccine

Mississippi’s vaccine distribution rollout continues as teachers and all first responders are next in line to get the shot. For first responders who have continued...
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MSDH reports 920 new COVID-19 cases and eight new deaths

The Mississippi State Department of Health has reported 920 new COVID-19 cases and eight new deaths including one in both Harrison and Jackson counties. The...
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Internal investigation underway after inmate death at Central MS Correctional Center

The head of Mississippi’s prison system says he has started an internal investigation into the death of an inmate. Ronald Frederick Apgar died Friday at...
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Gulfport man arrested on charge of simple assault

The Biloxi Police Department arrested 52-year-old Eric Hardy of Gulfport on a charge of simple assault on a police officer. Officers responded to a report...