Summer Tadlock

Summer Tadlock

Multimedia Journalist

Jackson, MS

Summer Tadlock is a multimedia journalist at WLBT and Fox40 News. She graduated from Mississippi State University in 2018 with a major in Communications and a concentration in Broadcast Journalism. Summer is a Mississippi native who grew up watching WLBT. She is honored to work for the same station she watched as a little girl and is thrilled to be able to make an impact in the same community she grew up in.

Recent Articles by Summer

  Local animal rescue saves animals stranded by floodwaters

  ‘It sounded like a freight train:’ Severe weather rips through Attala Co.

Sports betting spikes in Mississippi during Super Bowl

  Push for wine with higher alcohol content in Mississippi grocery stores

$2.5 million in upgrades coming to Mississippi Coliseum

A man’s phone has been returned after he dropped it in the Reservoir 3 years ago

Beware: Crooks are using Christmas trash to target homes

Deer hunters help feed the hungry by donating meat to Hunters Harvest Program

  ‘It’s just horrible’: Residents sound off after nearly two dozen shot in Jackson in one week

Mississippi has highest flu-like activity in the United States, according to the CDC

Report: Mississippi ranks in the top 10 states where you are most likely to hit a deer

Wounded Marine veteran camps out for 7 days in Pearl to raise money for other vets

UMMC opens Mississippi’s first primary care clinic for the LGBTQ community

Amber Alert canceled after two kids from Copiah Co., Miss. found safe

  One suspect who robbed 53-year-old disabled man at gunpoint in his Canton home arrested

  CVS, Walgreens, Kroger follow Walmart’s lead in asking customers not to carry guns in stores

  Trucker recognized for traveling 9 million miles accident free

What you need to know about the Hepatitis A outbreak in Mississippi

Authorities warn of ‘Porch Pirates’ on Amazon Prime Days

Doctor explains what you need to know about flesh-eating bacteria

Changes coming for deer hunters as Chronic Wasting Disease continues in the state

  Mashed potatoes are randomly being placed around front yards in historical MS neighborhood

Jackson State University launches Mississippi’s 1st Virtual Reality Academy

  'It was more than a pet’: Mississippi man shoots family’s puppy in head as 12-year-old girl calls for him