More Headlines

Drought threatens Iraq's crops and water supply

Posted: 07/10/2008 - 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

Mysterious California Glaciers Keep Growing Despite Warming

Posted: 07/10/2008 - Global warming is shrinking glaciers all over the world, but the seven tongues of ice creeping down Mount Shasta's flanks are a rare exception: They are the only known glaciers in the continental U.S. that are growing.

Read More

Bertha Regains Strength

Posted: 07/10/2008 - Hurricane Bertha regained strength over the warm Atlantic Ocean on Wednesday and could again become a major hurricane, the National Hurricane Center said.

Read More

The Nation's Weather

Posted: 07/10/2008 - Here is the Thursday morning national weather summary.

Read More

Feds: Grazing doesn't fit Ore. national monument

Posted: 07/10/2008 - Federal rangeland managers said continuing to allow cattle to graze on the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument is harming the rare plants, fish and wildlife the monument was created eight years ago to protect.

Read More

Key developing nations reject G-8 climate plan

Posted: 07/10/2008 - China, India and other energy-guzzling developing nations on Wednesday rejected key elements of a global warming strategy embraced by President Bush and leaders of wealthy nations. And the U.N's top climate official dismissed the G-8 goals as insignificant.

Read More

New federal rules proposed for offshore fish farms

Posted: 07/10/2008 - The Bush administration proposed a set of rules on Wednesday to regulate future projects off American shores that would use the ocean for alternative energy and aquaculture.

Read More

California to require algebra taught in 8th grade

Posted: 07/10/2008 - California educational leaders have voted to make their state the first to require an eighth-grade algebra test, despite concerns over funding, teacher staffing and how it could raise the dropout rate.

Read More

Flames force Calif. residents to flee - again

Posted: 07/10/2008 - A wildfire raging in the Sierra Nevada foothills turned residents into refugees as firefighters hoped to keep the blaze from crossing a river and igniting a nearby town.

Read More

Wildfire strategy: fighting fire with fire

Posted: 07/10/2008 - As a wildfire bore down on a mountain community north of Phoenix late last month, the town was protected in part by fires intentionally set in previous years.

Read More

Statistics: People Cause Most Wildfires

Updated: 07/10/2008 - More than 630,000 acres of land were burning in the U.S. as of Wednesday morning. Some were sparked by lightning, but the number one cause might surprise you.

Read More

Hurricane Bertha Advisory

Posted: 07/09/2008 - Here is the latest Hurricane Bertha advisory from the National Hurricane Center.

Read More
WTOK-TV 815 23rd Ave Meridian, Ms. 39301 Phone: (601) 693-1441
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.