More Headlines

Beef Plant Case Details

Posted: 07/12/2008 - A businessman facing charges in a beef plant debacle that cost Mississippi taxpayers millions of dollars wants to block the testimony of a witness who admitted paying kickbacks in the case.

Read More

Hurricane Bertha Stalls 220 Miles Off Bermuda

Updated: 07/12/2008 - Hurricane Bertha was nearly stationary off Bermuda on Saturday but is still likely to create tropical storm conditions as it heads east of the Atlantic island, forecasters said.

Read More

I Feel the Earth Move: Scientists Try to Predict Earthquakes

Updated: 07/12/2008 - In the sparsely-populated land along the San Andreas fault in California, researchers have been trying to see if they can find the holy grail of seismology -- the ability to predict an earthquake before it does any harm.

Read More

Clinton Chides Bush Greenhouse Plan, Pushes '08 Candidates for More

Posted: 07/12/2008 - In the face of ever increasing fuel prices, exploding utility bills and fewer jobs, Americans are fully aware that going green is good not just for the environment but for the economy as well, former President Bill Clinton told ABC News

Read More

Hurricane Bertha heads toward Bermuda

Posted: 07/12/2008 - Hurricane Bertha was spinning over open water and headed toward Bermuda, but tourists didn't expect it to wreck their weekend on the idyllic Atlantic island.

Read More

Dangerous spacewalk successfully completed

Posted: 07/12/2008 - In a daring spacewalk, two space station astronauts cut into the insulation of their descent capsule Thursday and removed an explosive bolt that could have blown off their hands with firecracker force.

Read More

Shark sighting at 'Jaws' site a hoax, police say

Posted: 07/12/2008 - A 60-year-old man was charged Friday with disorderly conduct for allegedly lying about seeing two great white sharks off a Martha Vineyard's beach, authorities said.

Read More

Drought threatens Iraq's crops, water supply

Posted: 07/12/2008 - It's been a year of drought and sand storms across Iraq — a dry spell that has devastated the country's crucial wheat crop and created new worries about the safety of drinking water.

Read More

US judge blocks gas drilling in Michigan forest

Posted: 07/12/2008 - A federal judge has overturned a decision by the U.S. Forest Service to allow oil and gas drilling near a forest and a river in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula.

Read More

White House rejects regulating greenhouse gases

Posted: 07/12/2008 - The Bush administration, dismissing the recommendations of its top experts, rejected regulating the greenhouse gases blamed for global warming Friday, saying it would cripple the U.S. economy.

Read More

Report: 2nd Oldest U.S. Wildlife Refuge in Jeopardy

Updated: 07/12/2008 - The nation's second oldest national wildlife refuge, a chain of barrier islands southeast of New Orleans, is in danger of being lost unless the islands are restored, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Friday.

Read More

Overseas crews coming to battle Calif. wildfires

Posted: 07/12/2008 - As hundreds of blazes continue to char California, additional National Guard troops and overseas crews are being called in to assist exhausted firefighters, and President Bush has scheduled a visit to the state.

Read More

Pope worried about climate change

Posted: 07/12/2008 - Pope Benedict XVI said Saturday he wants to wake up consciences on climate change during his pilgrimage in Australia.

Read More

1 killed in Calif. fires; more Guard troops coming

Posted: 07/11/2008 - One person was found dead inside a burned-out house Friday after a wind-fueled wildfire swept through a rural community in the Sierra Nevada foothills, a rare human casualty among the hundreds of blazes that have tormented the state for weeks.

Read More

Notice of Medicaid Cuts Filed

Posted: 07/11/2008 - The governor's office has filed the notice of Medicaid budget cuts with the Mississippi Secretary of State.

Read More

LOVE's Kitchen Makes Change

Updated: 07/11/2008 - Fannie Johnson was appointed by the LOVE's Kitchen board of directors to be director of kitchen operations.

Read More

Mall Adopts New Youth Policy

Updated: 07/11/2008 - Officials at Bonita Lakes Mall have adopted a new policy requiring supervision for young people under age 18. Read the entire policy.

Read More

Arrests Made in June Shooting

Posted: 07/11/2008 - A pair of suspects have been charged in a drive-by shooting that happened last month.

Read More

Forestry Commission Reorganizes

Updated: 07/11/2008 - An agency-wide reorganization took effect July 1 at the Mississippi Forestry Commission.

Read More
WTOK-TV 815 23rd Ave Meridian, Ms. 39301 Phone: (601) 693-1441
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.