Arkansas News Now - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

  • MS News NowMore>>

  • 2 MS officers fired amid claims of police brutality

    2 MS officers fired amid claims of police brutality

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:23:03 GMT
    Barnett is still recovering from his injuries. He claims he was beaten so badly, he is currently unable to work and has to have surgery on his eye. (Photo source: WDAM)Barnett is still recovering from his injuries. He claims he was beaten so badly, he is currently unable to work and has to have surgery on his eye. (Photo source: WDAM)
    Barnett is still recovering from his injuries. He claims he was beaten so badly, he is currently unable to work and has to have surgery on his eye. (Photo source: WDAM)Barnett is still recovering from his injuries. He claims he was beaten so badly, he is currently unable to work and has to have surgery on his eye. (Photo source: WDAM)

    Two Laurel police officers have been terminated from the department following an internal investigation into allegations of police brutality.

    More >>

    Two Laurel police officers have been terminated from the department following an internal investigation into allegations of police brutality.

    More >>
  • TRAFFIC ALERT: Multiple accidents on I-10 near Hwy 49

    TRAFFIC ALERT: Multiple accidents on I-10 near Hwy 49

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:15:43 GMT
    A series of accidents on I-10 near Highway 49 has traffic backed up on both the east and westbound sides. (Photo source: MDOT)A series of accidents on I-10 near Highway 49 has traffic backed up on both the east and westbound sides. (Photo source: MDOT)

    A series of accidents on I-10 near Highway 49 has traffic backed up on both the east and westbound sides. 

    More >>

    A series of accidents on I-10 near Highway 49 has traffic backed up on both the east and westbound sides. 

    More >>
  • The Run for the Wall Ride rolling through Clinton

    The Run for the Wall Ride rolling through Clinton

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:08:19 GMT
    Run for the Wall Ride; Source: WLBT archivesRun for the Wall Ride; Source: WLBT archives

    The Run for the Wall Ride will be rolling through Clinton Monday morning around 11:45 A.M. This will be the fifth year for residents to watch over 700 motorcycles roll through Clinton while they visit military cemeteries between Mississippi and Washington, D.C. At 11:00 A.M. 

    More >>

    The Run for the Wall Ride will be rolling through Clinton Monday morning around 11:45 A.M. This will be the fifth year for residents to watch over 700 motorcycles roll through Clinton while they visit military cemeteries between Mississippi and Washington, D.C. At 11:00 A.M. 

    More >>
  • Local NewsLOCALMore>>

  • NRA links school violence to Ritalin but experts deny link

    NRA links school violence to Ritalin but experts deny link

    Sunday, May 20 2018 6:51 PM EDT2018-05-20 22:51:57 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:25:06 GMT
    (Elizabeth Conley/Houston Chronicle via AP). Flags fly at half staff in front of the justice center at Santa Fe, Texas on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Congregations in this deeply religious community near Houston gathered Sunday for their first worship servic...(Elizabeth Conley/Houston Chronicle via AP). Flags fly at half staff in front of the justice center at Santa Fe, Texas on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Congregations in this deeply religious community near Houston gathered Sunday for their first worship servic...
    The National Rifle Association's incoming president is linking school shootings to using medications such as Ritalin.More >>
    The National Rifle Association's incoming president is linking school shootings to using medications such as Ritalin.More >>
  • 2 MS officers fired amid claims of police brutality

    2 MS officers fired amid claims of police brutality

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:23:03 GMT
    Barnett is still recovering from his injuries. He claims he was beaten so badly, he is currently unable to work and has to have surgery on his eye. (Photo source: WDAM)Barnett is still recovering from his injuries. He claims he was beaten so badly, he is currently unable to work and has to have surgery on his eye. (Photo source: WDAM)
    Barnett is still recovering from his injuries. He claims he was beaten so badly, he is currently unable to work and has to have surgery on his eye. (Photo source: WDAM)Barnett is still recovering from his injuries. He claims he was beaten so badly, he is currently unable to work and has to have surgery on his eye. (Photo source: WDAM)

    Two Laurel police officers have been terminated from the department following an internal investigation into allegations of police brutality.

    More >>

    Two Laurel police officers have been terminated from the department following an internal investigation into allegations of police brutality.

    More >>
  • EXCLUSIVE: Man accuses Laurel PD of police brutality

    EXCLUSIVE: Man accuses Laurel PD of police brutality

    Monday, May 21 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-05-21 17:29:14 GMT
    Man accuses Laurel PD of police brutality ; (Photo Source: WDAM)Man accuses Laurel PD of police brutality ; (Photo Source: WDAM)

    A man is recovering from injuries after he claims he was beaten by officers with the Laurel Police Department. Thirty-six-year-old James Barnett indicated the incident took place on Tuesday, May 15.

    More >>

    A man is recovering from injuries after he claims he was beaten by officers with the Laurel Police Department. Thirty-six-year-old James Barnett indicated the incident took place on Tuesday, May 15.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly