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Tanya Carter

Tanya Carter is a reporter for WTVA News in Tupelo, Mississippi.

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Tanya Carter is a reporter for WTVA News in Tupelo, Mississippi.

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State's highest court rules on killer's request to die

The Mississippi Supreme Court has issued a ruling concerning a local inmate who is on death row after killing his estranged wife and holding two children hostage in Union County.

West Point police search for building break-in suspect

West Point police are searching for a man who allegedly broke into a building during the weekend.

West Point police search for missing man

A West Point family is seeking answers in a missing person case.

Columbus police investigates overnight shooting

Police are trying to see if this shooting is related to the one Friday night.

MSU remembers President George H.W. Bush

Mississippi State University remembers President George H.W. Bush

Update: State fire marshal to investigate fireworks stand blaze

The state fire marshal is expected to be here Monday to investigate what caused a fireworks stand to go up in flames and burni for nearly four hours.

Former Palmer House employee convicted of sexual battery

Seth Copes has been found guilty of two counts of sexual battery.

UPDATE: Dead Oxford robbery suspect ID'd

This is still a developing story.

Grenada County man's body found in a well

A Grenada County man found dead in a well. Three men were charged with his murder.

Bond denied for Chickasaw County drug suspect

A man wanted after a Chickasaw County drug bust has turned himself in, according to the sheriff.

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