Monday, May 13 2013 12:24 PM EDT2013-05-13 16:24:04 GMT
MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come. According to Marion County Sheriff Berkley Hall, the drug raid is the result of severalMore >>
A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come.More >>
Saturday, April 19 2014 9:01 PM EDT2014-04-20 01:01:26 GMT
Dozens of Petal residents and members of nearly one dozen Native-American tribes from six Southeastern states are engaging in an exchange of cultures for the first time in the Friendly City this weekend.More >>
Members of the Choctaw, Creek, Cherokee and other tribes are taking part in the 12th annual Golden Eagle Pow Wow.More >>
Saturday, April 19 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-04-20 00:11:41 GMT
Churches from around the Petal area gathered today for the Community Easter Celebration. Guests from over 18 different church congregations filled the Petal Performing Arts Center to celebrate the trueMore >>
Guests from over 18 different church congregations filled the Petal Performing Arts Center to celebrate the true meaning of Easter with song and praise while listening to scripture reading from several local pastors.
Thursday, April 10 2014 3:13 PM EDT2014-04-10 19:13:00 GMT
A Columbia doctor charged with sexual battery has taken his own life. Dr. Martin Ugwudike was found dead in his home in the Canebrake subdivision near Hattiesburg just before noon. Ugwudike, who hasMore >>
A Columbia doctor charged with sexual battery has taken his own life. More >>
VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) -
The VSU men's basketball team (15-7, 7-7) avenged a Gulf South loss last month to West Georgia with a 71-60 win over the Wolves Thursday night at home. The win made it back to back conference victories for VSU. David Murray was the high man for VSU with 17 points and 7 rebounds. Senior Josh Sparks added a double double with 14 points and 13 rebounds. The Blazers will play at West Alabama on Saturday.
Meanwhile, the news was just as good for the VSU women's team (14-8,7-7) as the Lady Blazers moved to .500 in the conference with a 81-76 over West Georgia (13-9,7-6). It was the third straight win for the Lady Blazers who were led by Kourtnee Williams who had a team high 24 points. Williams was one of five VSU players with double digit points. The Lady Blazers will also play at West Alabama on Saturday.