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  • Forecast: Warm with a chance for an isolated shower or thunderstorm today.

    Forecast: Warm with a chance for an isolated shower or thunderstorm today.

    Tuesday, September 26 2017 7:42 AM EDT2017-09-26 11:42:21 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Tuesday morning Pine Belt! Expect a partly cloudy day with a few isolated showers and thunderstorms possible with highs in the upper 80s and lows in the upper 60s overnight.

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    Good Tuesday morning Pine Belt! Expect a partly cloudy day with a few isolated showers and thunderstorms possible with highs in the upper 80s and lows in the upper 60s overnight.

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  • 3 killed, 2 injured in Jasper County explosion

    3 killed, 2 injured in Jasper County explosion

    Monday, September 25 2017 10:20 PM EDT2017-09-26 02:20:58 GMT
    Aftermath of Jasper Co. explosion. Source: WDAMAftermath of Jasper Co. explosion. Source: WDAM

    An explosion in Jasper County killed three people and injured two others Monday afternoon.  According to Jasper County Sheriff Randy Johnson, emergency personnel responded to a trailer on fire on County Road 1511 just before 4 p.m. When crews arrived on scene they discovered three people that were deceased, and two others that were injured. "It appears a propane heater was being worked on by an adult inside when it exploded," said Johnson. "The three fatali...

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    An explosion in Jasper County killed three people and injured two others Monday afternoon.  According to Jasper County Sheriff Randy Johnson, emergency personnel responded to a trailer on fire on County Road 1511 just before 4 p.m. When crews arrived on scene they discovered three people that were deceased, and two others that were injured. "It appears a propane heater was being worked on by an adult inside when it exploded," said Johnson. "The three fatali...

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    City of Bellevue petition set for trial

    City of Bellevue petition set for trial

    Monday, September 25 2017 6:44 PM EDT2017-09-25 22:44:08 GMT
    Source: City of BellevueSource: City of Bellevue

    There's a long road ahead for those for and against the proposed incorporation of The City of Bellevue. 

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    There's a long road ahead for those for and against the proposed incorporation of The City of Bellevue. 

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  • 1 shot, 1 charged in apparent domestic incident in Hub City

    1 shot, 1 charged in apparent domestic incident in Hub City

    Monday, September 25 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-09-25 17:05:00 GMT
    Source: WDAMSource: WDAM

    Hattiesburg police are investigating a shooting that left one woman injured in the Hub City.  

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    Hattiesburg police are investigating a shooting that left one woman injured in the Hub City.  

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    Suspect killed in Hub City home invasion identified, one charged

    Suspect killed in Hub City home invasion identified, one charged

    Monday, September 25 2017 8:30 AM EDT2017-09-25 12:30:24 GMT
    Suspect shot in apparent home invasion on Orange Street in downtown Hattiesburg.Suspect shot in apparent home invasion on Orange Street in downtown Hattiesburg.

    A suspect who died in a Hub City home invasion Sunday night has been identified.

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    A suspect who died in a Hub City home invasion Sunday night has been identified.

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  • Forecast: Keep an umbrella handy today.

    Forecast: Keep an umbrella handy today.

    Monday, September 25 2017 7:30 AM EDT2017-09-25 11:30:31 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Monday morning everyone! Partly cloudy with a 40% chance for scattered showers and thunderstorms with highs in the upper 80s. Partly cloudy overnight with lows in the upper 60s. 

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    Good Monday morning everyone! Partly cloudy with a 40% chance for scattered showers and thunderstorms with highs in the upper 80s. Partly cloudy overnight with lows in the upper 60s. 

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  • Some roofs damaged, power lines, trees down after severe storm Saturday

    Some roofs damaged, power lines, trees down after severe storm Saturday

    Saturday, September 23 2017 11:35 PM EDT2017-09-24 03:35:49 GMT
    This tall pine tree was blown down on the front lawn of Seminary Attendance Center during a severe storm Saturday night. Photo credit WDAM.This tall pine tree was blown down on the front lawn of Seminary Attendance Center during a severe storm Saturday night. Photo credit WDAM.

    A broken line of severe thunderstorms moved through portions of the Pine Belt Saturday night causing sporadic damage.  

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    A broken line of severe thunderstorms moved through portions of the Pine Belt Saturday night causing sporadic damage.  

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    Man dead after opening fire outside Hub City nightclub

    Man dead after opening fire outside Hub City nightclub

    Saturday, September 23 2017 12:03 PM EDT2017-09-23 16:03:18 GMT
    Source: WDAMSource: WDAM

    Police responded to Ropers Rockin-Country bar on Highway 49 after reports of an active shooter.

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    Police responded to Ropers Rockin-Country bar on Highway 49 after reports of an active shooter.

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    Suspect sought after crashing stolen vehicle

    Suspect sought after crashing stolen vehicle

    Friday, September 22 2017 2:19 PM EDT2017-09-22 18:19:17 GMT
    Source: WDAMSource: WDAM

    The Hattiesburg Police Department is searching for a suspect who fled the scene of an accident involving a stolen vehicle.

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    The Hattiesburg Police Department is searching for a suspect who fled the scene of an accident involving a stolen vehicle.

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  • Forecast: Warm and humid weekend expected in the Pine Belt.

    Forecast: Warm and humid weekend expected in the Pine Belt.

    Friday, September 22 2017 7:34 AM EDT2017-09-22 11:34:16 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Friday morning Pine Belt! Expect a hot and humid day with a few isolated thunderstorms possible with highs in the lower 90s. Mostly clear overnight with lows in the upper 60s. 

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    Good Friday morning Pine Belt! Expect a hot and humid day with a few isolated thunderstorms possible with highs in the lower 90s. Mostly clear overnight with lows in the upper 60s. 

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    Two Hattiesburg roads closed for parade, tree removal

    Two Hattiesburg roads closed for parade, tree removal

    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:40 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:40:46 GMT

    Two roads in The City of Hattiesburg will be closed Thursday and Friday. 

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    Two roads in The City of Hattiesburg will be closed Thursday and Friday. 

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  • Forecast: Warm and humid weather to continue.

    Forecast: Warm and humid weather to continue.

    Thursday, September 21 2017 7:44 AM EDT2017-09-21 11:44:53 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Thursday morning everyone! Not much to really talk about in the forecast as little is expected to change in our area for the next several days.

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    Good Thursday morning everyone! Not much to really talk about in the forecast as little is expected to change in our area for the next several days.

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  • Forecast: Keep an umbrella handy today.

    Forecast: Keep an umbrella handy today.

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:44 AM EDT2017-09-20 11:44:47 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Wednesday morning Pine Belt! A typical late Summer forecast is on tap for the next few days with a chance for scattered mainly afternoon showers and thunderstorms with highs in the lower 90s and lows around 70. 

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    Good Wednesday morning Pine Belt! A typical late Summer forecast is on tap for the next few days with a chance for scattered mainly afternoon showers and thunderstorms with highs in the lower 90s and lows around 70. 

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  • One escaped inmate captured, one at large

    One escaped inmate captured, one at large

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:46 PM EDT2017-09-20 00:46:26 GMT
    James Sanders; Source: MDOCJames Sanders; Source: MDOC

    Authorities captured Parchman escapee James R. Sanders on Tuesday afternoon, according to MDOC. Two inmates escaped from the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman on Monday. Crime Stoppers announced Tuesday that they will offer a $2,500 reward for information leading to the capture of the escapees.  MDOC says they are looking for James R. Sanders and Ryan Young, who are both considered armed and dangerous. They are believed to have escaped Unit 30 between ...

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    Authorities captured Parchman escapee James R. Sanders on Tuesday afternoon, according to MDOC. Two inmates escaped from the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman on Monday. Crime Stoppers announced Tuesday that they will offer a $2,500 reward for information leading to the capture of the escapees.  MDOC says they are looking for James R. Sanders and Ryan Young, who are both considered armed and dangerous. They are believed to have escaped Unit 30 between ...

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  • Forecast: Warm and humid weather to continue.

    Forecast: Warm and humid weather to continue.

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 7:40 AM EDT2017-09-19 11:40:02 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Tuesday morning everyone! Warm and humid weather is on tap for today with scattered mainly afternoon and early evening showers and thunderstorms. Highs will be around 90 and lows in the lower 70s.

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    Good Tuesday morning everyone! Warm and humid weather is on tap for today with scattered mainly afternoon and early evening showers and thunderstorms. Highs will be around 90 and lows in the lower 70s.

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  • Forrest County election commissioner resigns

    Forrest County election commissioner resigns

    Monday, September 18 2017 3:22 PM EDT2017-09-18 19:22:21 GMT
    Photo credit WDAM.Photo credit WDAM.

    One of Forrest County's youngest election commissioners has resigned after the Board of Supervisors accepted his resignation.  Tyler Wood gave his resignation to The Board of Supervisors Monday, and the board accepted it.  Wood 18, was elected in November 2016 and topped incumbent Charlie Phillips, for the District 1 position as Forrest County Election Commissioner.   Wood served for 11 months, and during his stint claimed that he was a target of death threats a...

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    One of Forrest County's youngest election commissioners has resigned after the Board of Supervisors accepted his resignation.  Tyler Wood gave his resignation to The Board of Supervisors Monday, and the board accepted it.  Wood 18, was elected in November 2016 and topped incumbent Charlie Phillips, for the District 1 position as Forrest County Election Commissioner.   Wood served for 11 months, and during his stint claimed that he was a target of death threats a...

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  • Forecast: Afternoon thunderstorms return this week.

    Forecast: Afternoon thunderstorms return this week.

    Monday, September 18 2017 7:33 AM EDT2017-09-18 11:33:06 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Monday morning, Pine Belt! Today looks warm and humid with a stray thunderstorm possible with highs in the lower 90s. Tonight will be muggy with some patchy fog possible after midnight with lows in the lower 70s.

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    Good Monday morning, Pine Belt! Today looks warm and humid with a stray thunderstorm possible with highs in the lower 90s. Tonight will be muggy with some patchy fog possible after midnight with lows in the lower 70s.

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  • 2 killed in Hub City accident

    2 killed in Hub City accident

    Saturday, September 16 2017 10:10 PM EDT2017-09-17 02:10:41 GMT

    A Saturday night accident claimed two lives in the Hub City.

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    A Saturday night accident claimed two lives in the Hub City.

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  • Forecast: A warm and muggy weekend is expected.

    Forecast: A warm and muggy weekend is expected.

    Friday, September 15 2017 7:31 AM EDT2017-09-15 11:31:56 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Friday morning, Pine Belt! It's is going to be a typical late Summer forecast for our area with highs in the upper 80s to lower 90s with a chance for a few isolated showers and thunderstorms. 

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    Good Friday morning, Pine Belt! It's is going to be a typical late Summer forecast for our area with highs in the upper 80s to lower 90s with a chance for a few isolated showers and thunderstorms. 

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  • Forecast: Warm and muggy weather returns to the Pine Belt.

    Forecast: Warm and muggy weather returns to the Pine Belt.

    Thursday, September 14 2017 7:34 AM EDT2017-09-14 11:34:18 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Thursday morning, Pine Belt! Today looks great with partly cloudy skies, highs in the mid to upper 80s and little if any rain. Mostly clear and muggy tonight with lows in the mid to upper 60s. 

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    Good Thursday morning, Pine Belt! Today looks great with partly cloudy skies, highs in the mid to upper 80s and little if any rain. Mostly clear and muggy tonight with lows in the mid to upper 60s. 

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    18-wheeler fire stalls traffic on interstate

    18-wheeler fire stalls traffic on interstate

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 11:31 AM EDT2017-09-13 15:31:48 GMT
    Source: WDAMSource: WDAM

    An 18-wheeler caught fire Wednesday morning, causing some delays on Interstate 59 North of Hardy Street.  

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    An 18-wheeler caught fire Wednesday morning, causing some delays on Interstate 59 North of Hardy Street.  

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  • Forecast: Warmer weather on the way!

    Forecast: Warmer weather on the way!

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 7:35 AM EDT2017-09-13 11:35:11 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Wednesday morning, Pine Belt! After a cloudy and cool start expect a very nice day with partly cloudy skies and warmer temperatures with highs in the lower to mid 80s. 

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    Good Wednesday morning, Pine Belt! After a cloudy and cool start expect a very nice day with partly cloudy skies and warmer temperatures with highs in the lower to mid 80s. 

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  • House District 102 seat heading to runoff

    House District 102 seat heading to runoff

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 11:03 PM EDT2017-09-13 03:03:06 GMT

    The votes are in, and none of the four candidates vying for Toby Barker's house seat could get 50 percent of the vote.

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    The votes are in, and none of the four candidates vying for Toby Barker's house seat could get 50 percent of the vote.

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  • Forecast: Warmer weather on the way.

    Forecast: Warmer weather on the way.

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 7:34 AM EDT2017-09-12 11:34:26 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Tuesday morning, Pine Belt! We may see a few light showers in the Pine Belt today as what is left of Irma continues to move into northern areas of our states. 

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    Good Tuesday morning, Pine Belt! We may see a few light showers in the Pine Belt today as what is left of Irma continues to move into northern areas of our states. 

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  • Forecast: Breezy conditions expected today.

    Forecast: Breezy conditions expected today.

    Monday, September 11 2017 7:52 AM EDT2017-09-11 11:52:14 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Monday morning everyone! Hurricane Irma is located well to our east of us this morning and gradually lose intensity and will be down graded to a tropical storm later this morning. 

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    Good Monday morning everyone! Hurricane Irma is located well to our east of us this morning and gradually lose intensity and will be down graded to a tropical storm later this morning. 

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  • Another suspect pleads guilty in HPD officer slayings

    Another suspect pleads guilty in HPD officer slayings

    Friday, September 8 2017 12:09 PM EDT2017-09-08 16:09:11 GMT
    CORNELIUS CLARKCORNELIUS CLARK

    Another suspect pleaded guilty this morning for his role in the shooting deaths of two Hattiesburg police officers.  Cornelius Clark pleaded guilty to hindering prosecution for his role in the May 2015 shooting deaths of officers Benjamin Deen and Liquori Tate.  Clark was sentenced to five years, with only two to serve on house arrest and the remaining three on post-release supervision.  Clark was in the backseat of the vehicle during the traffic stop when the that a...

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    Another suspect pleaded guilty this morning for his role in the shooting deaths of two Hattiesburg police officers.  Cornelius Clark pleaded guilty to hindering prosecution for his role in the May 2015 shooting deaths of officers Benjamin Deen and Liquori Tate.  Clark was sentenced to five years, with only two to serve on house arrest and the remaining three on post-release supervision.  Clark was in the backseat of the vehicle during the traffic stop when the that a...

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  • Forecast: Great looking weekend for the Pine Belt!

    Forecast: Great looking weekend for the Pine Belt!

    Friday, September 8 2017 7:26 AM EDT2017-09-08 11:26:54 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Happy Friday everyone! We are in for a beautiful weekend here in the Pine Belt. Sunny skies are expected with highs in the lower to mid 80s and lows in the upper 50s to lower 60s. 

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    Happy Friday everyone! We are in for a beautiful weekend here in the Pine Belt. Sunny skies are expected with highs in the lower to mid 80s and lows in the upper 50s to lower 60s. 

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  • Grand Jury hears Sinclair investigation, more documents requested

    Grand Jury hears Sinclair investigation, more documents requested

    Thursday, September 7 2017 6:51 PM EDT2017-09-07 22:51:32 GMT
    Katherine SinclairKatherine Sinclair

    A Jones County grand jury heard evidence for over seven hours on Thursday in the death investigation of Katherine Sinclair, according to District Attorney Tony Buckley.  "They voted to come back in 30 more days as they requested some records we don't have and haven't subpoenaed yet," Buckley said.  Buckley said they will get the records that the grand jury asked for and it will be presented in the timeline that they voted on.  Sinclair died from a...

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    A Jones County grand jury heard evidence for over seven hours on Thursday in the death investigation of Katherine Sinclair, according to District Attorney Tony Buckley.  "They voted to come back in 30 more days as they requested some records we don't have and haven't subpoenaed yet," Buckley said.  Buckley said they will get the records that the grand jury asked for and it will be presented in the timeline that they voted on.  Sinclair died from a...

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  • breaking

    Lumberton man dies in Lamar Co. wreck

    Lumberton man dies in Lamar Co. wreck

    Thursday, September 7 2017 11:30 AM EDT2017-09-07 15:30:52 GMT
    Source: WDAMSource: WDAM

    A Lumberton man lost his life in an accident Thursday morning.  

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    A Lumberton man lost his life in an accident Thursday morning.  

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  • Forecast: Fantastic weather expected for the next few days.

    Forecast: Fantastic weather expected for the next few days.

    Thursday, September 7 2017 7:32 AM EDT2017-09-07 11:32:48 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Thursday morning Pine Belt! A great looking forecast is on tap for today with sunny skies, low humidity with temperatures in the lower 80s. For tonight expect clear skies and temperatures in the mid 50s! 

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    Good Thursday morning Pine Belt! A great looking forecast is on tap for today with sunny skies, low humidity with temperatures in the lower 80s. For tonight expect clear skies and temperatures in the mid 50s! 

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  • Forecast: Update on the tropics plus cooler weather is headed for the Pine Belt.

    Forecast: Update on the tropics plus cooler weather is headed for the Pine Belt.

    Wednesday, September 6 2017 7:34 AM EDT2017-09-06 11:34:57 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Wednesday morning Pine Belt! The weather world is quite busy today as we now  have three named tropical cyclones to track.

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    Good Wednesday morning Pine Belt! The weather world is quite busy today as we now  have three named tropical cyclones to track.

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  • Sept. 5 Update on Hurricane Irma

    Sept. 5 Update on Hurricane Irma

    Tuesday, September 5 2017 7:26 PM EDT2017-09-05 23:26:17 GMT

    Hurricane Irma is still moving west at 15mph across the Atlantic. It now has wind speeds at 185mph. 

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    Hurricane Irma is still moving west at 15mph across the Atlantic. It now has wind speeds at 185mph. 

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  • Forecast: Much cooler weather on the way!

    Forecast: Much cooler weather on the way!

    Tuesday, September 5 2017 7:34 AM EDT2017-09-05 11:34:14 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Tuesday morning Pine Belt! A very strong cold front for this time of year is forecast to move through the area during the predawn hours of Wednesday.

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    Good Tuesday morning Pine Belt! A very strong cold front for this time of year is forecast to move through the area during the predawn hours of Wednesday.

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    Sheriff: Infant dead after being run over by a car

    Sheriff: Infant dead after being run over by a car

    Monday, September 4 2017 12:14 PM EDT2017-09-04 16:14:13 GMT
    Source: RNNSource: RNN

    Multiple agencies are investigating after an infant was run over in Perry County Sunday night.

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    Multiple agencies are investigating after an infant was run over in Perry County Sunday night.

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  • Forecast: Great weather expected for today.

    Forecast: Great weather expected for today.

    Monday, September 4 2017 7:35 AM EDT2017-09-04 11:35:26 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Monday morning and happy Labor Day everyone! The weather looks great for outdoor activities today with mostly sunny skies and highs in the upper 80s to around 90. 

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    Good Monday morning and happy Labor Day everyone! The weather looks great for outdoor activities today with mostly sunny skies and highs in the upper 80s to around 90. 

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  • Police: Man admitted to shooting, killing ex-girlfriend's boyfriend in apartment

    Police say Laurel man admitted to shooting, killing ex-girlfriend's new boyfriend

    Sunday, September 3 2017 7:02 PM EDT2017-09-03 23:02:12 GMT
    Justin Glenn.  Source: WDAMJustin Glenn. Source: WDAM

    Bond was denied for a Laurel man charged in the shooting death of his ex-girlfriend's boyfriend at her apartment early Sunday morning. Jones County Circuit Judge Billie Graham denied bond for Justin Glenn, 22, charged with capital murder and burglary of an occupied dwelling.  According to court documents, Laurel Police responded to Westhill Apartments on West 10th Street just after 4 a.m. Sunday after a woman said her ex-boyfriend was trying to break into her apartment and...

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    Bond was denied for a Laurel man charged in the shooting death of his ex-girlfriend's boyfriend at her apartment early Sunday morning. Jones County Circuit Judge Billie Graham denied bond for Justin Glenn, 22, charged with capital murder and burglary of an occupied dwelling.  According to court documents, Laurel Police responded to Westhill Apartments on West 10th Street just after 4 a.m. Sunday after a woman said her ex-boyfriend was trying to break into her apartment and...

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  • Laurel man charged in murder at apartment complex

    Laurel man charged in murder at apartment complex

    Sunday, September 3 2017 2:01 PM EDT2017-09-03 18:01:19 GMT
    Justin T. Glenn Source: Jones County Sheriff's Dept.Justin T. Glenn Source: Jones County Sheriff's Dept.

    A Laurel man has been charged with murder after a man was found shot to death in an apartment. 

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    A Laurel man has been charged with murder after a man was found shot to death in an apartment. 

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  • Two killed in Lamar County crash

    Two killed in Lamar County crash

    Saturday, September 2 2017 12:11 PM EDT2017-09-02 16:11:44 GMT
    Photo submitted.Photo submitted.

    An early morning wreck claimed the lives of two people in Lamar County. 

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    An early morning wreck claimed the lives of two people in Lamar County. 

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  • breaking

    Southern Miss experiencing flu outbreak

    Southern Miss experiencing flu outbreak

    Friday, September 1 2017 4:01 PM EDT2017-09-01 20:01:21 GMT
    Source: WDAMSource: WDAM

    The University of Southern Mississippi is experiencing a flu outbreak, according to the Director of the Moffit Health Center.  

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    The University of Southern Mississippi is experiencing a flu outbreak, according to the Director of the Moffit Health Center.  

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  • Sheriff: Step father charged for shooting at daughter's boyfriend

    Sheriff: Step father charged for shooting at daughter's boyfriend

    Friday, September 1 2017 11:50 AM EDT2017-09-01 15:50:51 GMT
    Johnny F. Smith. Source: JCSDJohnny F. Smith. Source: JCSD

    A Jones County man has been charged after he was accused of shooting at his daughter's boyfriend, according to the Jones County sheriff. 

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    A Jones County man has been charged after he was accused of shooting at his daughter's boyfriend, according to the Jones County sheriff. 

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  • Hurricane Irma warrants attention, not hyperbole

    Hurricane Irma warrants attention, not hyperbole

    Friday, September 1 2017 11:47 AM EDT2017-09-01 15:47:28 GMT

    On the heels of Hurricane Harvey, a lot of us are a bit tense when it comes to Tropical Systems. 

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    On the heels of Hurricane Harvey, a lot of us are a bit tense when it comes to Tropical Systems. 

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  • Forecast: Great weekend ahead!

    Forecast: Great weekend ahead!

    Friday, September 1 2017 7:34 AM EDT2017-09-01 11:34:33 GMT
    WDAM First Alert Weather TeamWDAM First Alert Weather Team

    Good Friday morning, Pine Belt! Finally we are going to have a nice stretch of weather with little if any rain expected for the next several days and it could not have come at a better time since this is the Labor Day weekend! 

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    Good Friday morning, Pine Belt! Finally we are going to have a nice stretch of weather with little if any rain expected for the next several days and it could not have come at a better time since this is the Labor Day weekend! 

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  • WDAM All-Star: JCJC soccer's Aimee Durn

    WDAM All-Star: JCJC soccer's Aimee Durn

  • WDAM All-Star: JCJC soccer's Aimee Durn

    WDAM All-Star: JCJC soccer's Aimee Durn

    Tuesday, September 26 2017 1:13 AM EDT2017-09-26 05:13:53 GMT
    JCJC freshman forward Aimee Durn. Courtesy: WDAMJCJC freshman forward Aimee Durn. Courtesy: WDAM

    Though she stands at just 4-foot-10, Aimee Durn is a force for the Jones County Junior College women's soccer club. The short freshman from England is a big reason the Lady Bobcats are 5-0-1. "They say big things come in small packages and that's very true for Aimee," said tenth-year JCJC women's soccer coach Dolores Deasley.

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    Though she stands at just 4-foot-10, Aimee Durn is a force for the Jones County Junior College women's soccer club. The short freshman from England is a big reason the Lady Bobcats are 5-0-1. "They say big things come in small packages and that's very true for Aimee," said tenth-year JCJC women's soccer coach Dolores Deasley.

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  • USM assistant football coach takes leave of absence

    USM assistant football coach takes leave of absence

    Tuesday, September 26 2017 12:57 AM EDT2017-09-26 04:57:07 GMT
    USM running backs coach Lytrel Pollard. Courtesy: WDAMUSM running backs coach Lytrel Pollard. Courtesy: WDAM

    After a week without a football game, the University of Southern Mississippi may be getting some of their walking wounded back as the Golden Eagles prepare to open Conference USA play Saturday with a visit from the University of North Texas. But USM will be down an assistant football coach. USM coach Jay Hopson confirmed Monday that running backs coach Lytrel Pollard was “not with us right now.”

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    After a week without a football game, the University of Southern Mississippi may be getting some of their walking wounded back as the Golden Eagles prepare to open Conference USA play Saturday with a visit from the University of North Texas. But USM will be down an assistant football coach. USM coach Jay Hopson confirmed Monday that running backs coach Lytrel Pollard was “not with us right now.”

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