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 1:54 PM EDT2014-04-19 17:54:24 GMT
Hattiesburg residents took part in a refresher class today to be sure they are ready to assist local first-responders in many different types of emergencies. The class included intensive training for theMore >>
Hattiesburg residents took part in a refresher class today to be sure they are ready to assist local first-responders in many different types of emergencies.
Friday, April 18 2014 1:38 PM EDT2014-04-18 17:38:37 GMT
This is a news release from Attorney General Jim Hood's Office A Pearl River County resident has been sentenced to prison for fondling a vulnerable person, announced Attorney General Jim Hood today. BrandonMore >>
A Pearl River County resident has been sentenced to prison for fondling a vulnerable person, announced Attorney General Jim Hood today.More >>
Friday, April 18 2014 6:23 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:23:56 GMT
The BancorpSouth Rebel Road Trip made it's 10th of 11 pits stops this morning in Hattiesburg at the Canebrake Country Club. The third annual tour is part of the university's effort to connect with alumniMore >>
The BancorpSouth Rebel Road Trip made it's 10th of 11 pits stops this morning in Hattiesburg at the Canebrake Country Club.More >>
A blast of winter weather is moving into East Texas, and looks to give way to some slippery roads and maybe even a few power outages. Parts of East Texas are now under a Winter Weather Advisory.
A strong upper level low is moving towards East Texas, bringing with it moisture and cool air. That is spelling what would be a tough Monday morning for commuters in East Texas. The air mass after sunset has begun to cool and it will continue to do so. It will be cold enough to support some frozen precipitation. This includes both sleet and freezing rain. This will continue into Monday morning.
The difference between whether or not sleet or freezing rain falls is a small difference in surface temperatures and temperatures just above the surface. Sleet occurs when precipitation re-freezes just above the surface of the earth while freezing rain occurs when rain freezes upon contact of the earths surface or elevated structures. Most of us in East Texas look to see sleet later Sunday into Monday morning, but some cold rain could also be mixed in with that along with freezing rain.
Because of this threat, a Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for Kaufman, Hunt, Van Zandt, Rains, Hopkins, Delta and Henderson counties until noon Monday. Also for Smith, Gregg, Wood, Upshur, Morris, Titus, Camp, Cass, Morris, Cherokee, Rusk, Panola, Marion and Harrison counties from 4am Monday until noon Monday.
The main threat with this story system is ice accumulating on elevated surfaces, such as overpasses and power lines. According to Larry Krantz with TxDOT, crews will be standing by at 6pm Sunday to head out to treat and sand area roadways that are affected by the weather. Krantz tells us that crews will focus on treating elevated roadways in the area.
As this system continues to move over East Texas, we will be tracking and updating the situation minute by minute. Remember you can track the precipitation from your desktop computer by clicking here. Also if you have not already done so, we encourage you to download the KLTV 7 News and Weather App's for all the latest information including school closings. Also LIKE our facebook and twitter pages to stay up to date with the latest information.
We will have the latest and most up to date information on East Texas News at 10 and again on Good Morning East Texas.
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 8:57 PM EDT2014-04-20 00:57:35 GMT
Hundreds of children and their parents got some early Easter presents at Dahmer Park Saturday morning during the 67th annual Community Easter Egg Hunt, sponsored by the City of Hattiesburg and the Lion'sMore >>
The event also featured games for the children. Kids could also have photos made with the Easter Bunny.More >>
Saturday, April 19 2014 8:21 PM EDT2014-04-20 00:21:52 GMT
Southern Miss Athletics Press ReleaseHATTIESBURG, Miss. – Matt Durst delivered a sacrifice fly in the bottom of the sixth giving Southern Miss the only run they needed while Christian Talley and Ryan MiltonMore >>
Matt Durst delivered a sacrifice fly in the bottom of the sixth giving Southern Miss the only run they needed while Christian Talley and Ryan Milton combined to shutout Conference USA foe Louisiana Tech for the second-straight day in a 1-0 decision here Saturday afternoon at Pete Taylor Park/Hill Denson Field.More >>
Saturday, April 19 2014 8:18 PM EDT2014-04-20 00:18:25 GMT
Southern Miss Athletics Press ReleaseHATTIESBURG, Miss. – The Black squad accumulated 369 yards of offense on its way to a 45-25 victory over the Golden team in Southern Miss' annual Black and Gold game,More >>
The Black squad accumulated 369 yards of offense on its way to a 45-25 victory over the Golden team in Southern Miss' annual Black and Gold game, Saturday afternoon at M.M. Roberts Stadium.More >>
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