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  • MSU and Ole Miss meet in Starkville for the 114th Egg Bowl

    MSU and Ole Miss meet in Starkville for the 114th Egg Bowl

    Thursday, November 23 2017 3:57 PM EST2017-11-23 20:57:28 GMT

    Matt Luke was 2 and 2 in this game as a Rebel center. Now he's a head coach, but his Egg Bowl roots run even deeper.

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    Matt Luke was 2 and 2 in this game as a Rebel center. Now he's a head coach, but his Egg Bowl roots run even deeper.

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  • JPD is making shoppers prepared during "Operation Safe Shop"

    JPD is making shoppers prepared during "Operation Safe Shop"

    JPD is making shoppers prepared during "Operation Safe Shop"

    Thursday, November 23 2017 3:23 PM EST2017-11-23 20:23:50 GMT
    Source: Raycom Image BankSource: Raycom Image Bank

    Numerous officers will be assigned throughout the city in the shopping areas, actively flashing "blue lights" patrolling for increased visibility and safety during all shopping hours.

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    Numerous officers will be assigned throughout the city in the shopping areas, actively flashing "blue lights" patrolling for increased visibility and safety during all shopping hours.

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  • New judge for Hinds D.A. Rankin case

    New judge for Hinds D.A. Rankin case

    Thursday, November 23 2017 3:32 PM EST2017-11-23 20:32:29 GMT
    Source: WLBTSource: WLBT

    There are new developments in the criminal case against Hinds County District Attorney Robert Shuler-Smith. The D-A  is facing charges in Rankin County for stalking, robbery and domestic violence. Now, we're learning the case could be delayed once again.

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    There are new developments in the criminal case against Hinds County District Attorney Robert Shuler-Smith. The D-A  is facing charges in Rankin County for stalking, robbery and domestic violence. Now, we're learning the case could be delayed once again.

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  • Small businesses put in extra prep for Black Friday and Small Business Saturday

    Small businesses put in extra prep for Black Friday and Small Business Saturday

    Thursday, November 23 2017 3:31 PM EST2017-11-23 20:31:18 GMT
    Source: WLBTSource: WLBT

    A weekend of sales and shopping is on the calendar for many folks. Small businesses have already made their list and checked it twice ahead of the holiday rush. 

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    A weekend of sales and shopping is on the calendar for many folks. Small businesses have already made their list and checked it twice ahead of the holiday rush. 

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  • 3 On Your Side Investigates: Retailer of Last Resort

    Thursday, November 23 2017 3:30 PM EST2017-11-23 20:30:19 GMT

    One of the country's biggest retailers keeps charging inflated prices for furniture, refrigerators, and appliances, and Mississippi lawmakers are doing very little to stop it. Customers say they've been served more than just high prices. 

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    One of the country's biggest retailers keeps charging inflated prices for furniture, refrigerators, and appliances, and Mississippi lawmakers are doing very little to stop it. Customers say they've been served more than just high prices. 

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  • Jackson man shot on Silas Brown Street

    Jackson man shot on Silas Brown Street

    Thursday, November 23 2017 3:25 PM EST2017-11-23 20:25:42 GMT

    A 32-year-old Jackson man was shot in the arm behind a church on Silas Brown Street Wednesday night. It happened shortly after 7 p.m. near the Family Dollar Store on University Boulevard. 

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    A 32-year-old Jackson man was shot in the arm behind a church on Silas Brown Street Wednesday night. It happened shortly after 7 p.m. near the Family Dollar Store on University Boulevard. 

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  • Fox 40 News Investigates: Watch out for the Holiday Hu$tle

    Fox 40 News Investigates: Watch out for the Holiday Hu$tle

    Thursday, November 23 2017 11:40 AM EST2017-11-23 16:40:46 GMT

    As we enter the online shopping season, we need to think ahead to avoid scams. Last year, people across the country clicked and bought nearly $94 billion worth of goods during the holidays, and that number will increase 20 percent this year. But fraud is increasing too. 

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    As we enter the online shopping season, we need to think ahead to avoid scams. Last year, people across the country clicked and bought nearly $94 billion worth of goods during the holidays, and that number will increase 20 percent this year. But fraud is increasing too. 

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  • Stores open on Thanksgiving Day

    Stores open on Thanksgiving Day

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 3:50 PM EST2017-11-22 20:50:17 GMT
    Source: Raycom Image BankSource: Raycom Image Bank

    If you need to make a last minute run to the store tomorrow, we've got you covered! Here is a list of the stores that won't have their doors locked on Thanksgiving Day in our area. 

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    If you need to make a last minute run to the store tomorrow, we've got you covered! Here is a list of the stores that won't have their doors locked on Thanksgiving Day in our area. 

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  • Barton to go mum over disclosed photo, citing probe

    Barton to go mum over disclosed photo, citing probe

    Thursday, November 23 2017 1:12 AM EST2017-11-23 06:12:14 GMT
    Thursday, November 23 2017 5:13 PM EST2017-11-23 22:13:40 GMT

    A published report says U.S. Rep. Joe Barton of Texas told a woman to whom he had sent sexually explicit photos, videos and messages that he would report her to U.S. Capitol Police for exposing his behavior.

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    A published report says U.S. Rep. Joe Barton of Texas told a woman to whom he had sent sexually explicit photos, videos and messages that he would report her to U.S. Capitol Police for exposing his behavior.

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  • Pro-Roy Moore group fundraises off Trump's near endorsement

    Pro-Roy Moore group fundraises off Trump's near endorsement

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 3:12 AM EST2017-11-22 08:12:08 GMT
    Thursday, November 23 2017 4:24 PM EST2017-11-23 21:24:36 GMT

    Trump, who won election despite facing more than a dozen accusations of sexual misconduct himself, is discounting accusations of sexual misconduct against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, telling voters not to support his "liberal" rival.

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    Trump, who won election despite facing more than a dozen accusations of sexual misconduct himself, is discounting accusations of sexual misconduct against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, telling voters not to support his "liberal" rival.

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  • Law officers sport beards for "No Shave November"

    Law officers sport beards for "No Shave November"

    Thursday, November 23 2017 3:29 PM EST2017-11-23 20:29:47 GMT
    Source: WLBTSource: WLBT

    The men of Richland PD are getting some double takes these days and a little extra attention from their wives. It's all because of their new look, full beards.

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    The men of Richland PD are getting some double takes these days and a little extra attention from their wives. It's all because of their new look, full beards.

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  • West Jackson Family Dollar robbed

    West Jackson Family Dollar robbed

    Thursday, November 23 2017 3:24 PM EST2017-11-23 20:24:45 GMT

    Jackson Police are investigating a business robbery at the Family Dollar in the 500 block of Nakoma Dr. 

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    Jackson Police are investigating a business robbery at the Family Dollar in the 500 block of Nakoma Dr. 

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  • UPDATE: Bolivar Co.missing 15-year-old found safe

    UPDATE: Bolivar Co.missing 15-year-old found safe

    Thursday, November 23 2017 11:48 AM EST2017-11-23 16:48:07 GMT
    Source: WLBTSource: WLBT

    Jordan Nicole Thompson is described as a white female, five feet, nine inches tall weighing 125 pounds with long brown hair and brown eyes.

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    Jordan Nicole Thompson is described as a white female, five feet, nine inches tall weighing 125 pounds with long brown hair and brown eyes.

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  • Volunteers feed needy in memory of homeless shooting victim

    Volunteers feed needy in memory of homeless shooting victim

    Thursday, November 23 2017 9:25 AM EST2017-11-23 14:25:51 GMT

    Jackson Police are searching for leads to help them find the person who shot and killed a 60-year-old homeless man Monday.   Police say Terry Gunn was found on the floor inside the Citgo Gas station on Raymond Road.   Jackson Street Ministries volunteers say they would feed Gunn and fellowship with him once a week. Tonight, they continue their mission in his memory.    

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    Jackson Police are searching for leads to help them find the person who shot and killed a 60-year-old homeless man Monday.   Police say Terry Gunn was found on the floor inside the Citgo Gas station on Raymond Road.   Jackson Street Ministries volunteers say they would feed Gunn and fellowship with him once a week. Tonight, they continue their mission in his memory.    

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  • Sessions orders review of background check system for guns

    Sessions orders review of background check system for guns

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 6:02 PM EST2017-11-22 23:02:17 GMT
    Thursday, November 23 2017 3:47 AM EST2017-11-23 08:47:21 GMT

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions is ordering a far-ranging review of the FBI database containing information for use in background checks on prospective gun buyers.

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    Attorney General Jeff Sessions is ordering a far-ranging review of the FBI database containing information for use in background checks on prospective gun buyers.

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  • Feeding the hungry during the holidays

    Feeding the hungry during the holidays

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 8:36 PM EST2017-11-23 01:36:53 GMT

    For many of us, Thanksgiving will be spent with family and friends eating until we are almost too full to shop, but that won't be the case for everyone. In fact, Stewpot in Jackson expects more than a hundred people will show up to get a holiday meal. 

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    For many of us, Thanksgiving will be spent with family and friends eating until we are almost too full to shop, but that won't be the case for everyone. In fact, Stewpot in Jackson expects more than a hundred people will show up to get a holiday meal. 

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  • EXCLUSIVE: Pearl police investigate possible death threat against Hinds County DA

    EXCLUSIVE: Pearl police investigate possible death threat against Hinds County DA

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 5:55 PM EST2017-11-22 22:55:18 GMT

    No charges have been filed in the case of a man who threatened a Hinds County District Attorney's Office investigator and indirectly, the DA's life, too.

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    No charges have been filed in the case of a man who threatened a Hinds County District Attorney's Office investigator and indirectly, the DA's life, too.

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  • Final planning stages for new Trade Mart on Fairgrounds

    Final planning stages for new Trade Mart on Fairgrounds

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 3:17 PM EST2017-11-22 20:17:22 GMT
    Source: WLBTSource: WLBT

    For years the aging Trade mart on the state fairgrounds has been used for major venues.  it's an economic money maker.  Final planning and design is wrapping up on a new, impressive facility. 

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    For years the aging Trade mart on the state fairgrounds has been used for major venues.  it's an economic money maker.  Final planning and design is wrapping up on a new, impressive facility. 

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  • FCC chairman sets out to scrap open internet access rules

    FCC chairman sets out to scrap open internet access rules

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 12:11 PM EST2017-11-21 17:11:32 GMT
    Wednesday, November 22 2017 3:13 PM EST2017-11-22 20:13:27 GMT

    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai is following through on his pledge to repeal 2015 regulations designed to ensure that internet service providers treat all online content and apps equally.

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    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai is following through on his pledge to repeal 2015 regulations designed to ensure that internet service providers treat all online content and apps equally.

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  • Police identify victim killed in north Jackson crash

    Police identify victim killed in north Jackson crash

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 1:05 PM EST2017-11-22 18:05:47 GMT
    Source: WLBTSource: WLBT

    Jackson police have identified the victim as 19-year-old Jamari Bryant. Police say the driver was driving a silver sedan at a high rate of speed when it collided with the light pole on Livingston Road and Northside Drive.

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    Jackson police have identified the victim as 19-year-old Jamari Bryant. Police say the driver was driving a silver sedan at a high rate of speed when it collided with the light pole on Livingston Road and Northside Drive.

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  • Heather's Wednesday forecast

    Heather's Wednesday forecast

  • 25 YEARS LATER: First Responder recalls events of 1992 tornado outbreak

    25 YEARS LATER: First Responder recalls events of 1992 tornado outbreak

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 10:20 PM EST2017-11-22 03:20:31 GMT
    Source: Clarion LedgerSource: Clarion Ledger

    Mother nature unleashed a total of 94 tornadoes that late November 21 and early November 22 in 1992, leaving damage that former firefighter and EMT Alton Webb hopes to never see again.

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    Mother nature unleashed a total of 94 tornadoes that late November 21 and early November 22 in 1992, leaving damage that former firefighter and EMT Alton Webb hopes to never see again.

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  • Terry Gunn: A Life Remembered

    Terry Gunn: A Life Remembered

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 9:03 PM EST2017-11-22 02:03:16 GMT

    After serving 26 years in Parchman, Terry Gunn made the streets of south Jackson his home. In time, he connected with Word Of Christ Ministries, received spiritual guidance from Pastor Devon Adams, who he paid back by helping rebuild their sanctuary.

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    After serving 26 years in Parchman, Terry Gunn made the streets of south Jackson his home. In time, he connected with Word Of Christ Ministries, received spiritual guidance from Pastor Devon Adams, who he paid back by helping rebuild their sanctuary.

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  • WLBT Online Poll

  • Will you be doing your shopping on Black Friday or Cyber Monday this year?

  • Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:

    Black Friday
    8%
    1 vote
    Cyber Monday
    17%
    2 votes
    Neither
    75%
    9 votes

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