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As 2022 ends, still no visible progress on Comite and Amite river cleanup

Posted 7:05 PM 11/29/2022 by Bess Casserleigh

BATON ROUGE - It appears flood-prone residents along the Comite and Amite rivers won't be getting what they really want for Christmas this yearand haven't for the last 60.

A proper snagging and dragging of the waterways hasn't been done since 1963.

"We sit here (More)


Suspected drunk driver released from hospital, jailed after crash that killed 6-year-old

Posted 1:34 PM 11/29/2022 by WBRZ Staff

JACKSON - A man accused of driving drunk was let out of the hospital and booked into jail days after a wreck that killed a 6-year-old girl and left her parents injured.

Law enforcement officials said the crash happened on Highway 10 (Charter Street) in Jackson late Friday night. The East (More)


Storms could spawn major tornadoes, floods in several states

Storms could spawn major tornadoes, floods in several states

Posted 12:55 PM 11/29/2022 by Associated Press

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Forecasters warned of the potential for strong tornadoes that could stay on the ground for long distances in parts of the South on Tuesday, as well as flooding rains and hail the size of tennis balls.

More than 25 million people could be at risk as the storm (More)

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