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Former MSU students create worldwide business

Glo Cubes is sold in 38 different countries with nearly 4 million already sold.

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Super Bulldog Weekend provides sense of normalcy

The city and campus will be bustling with Mississippi State (and Ole Miss) fans this weekend.

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Multiple arrests made after a pursuit in Fulton

Multiple people were taken into custody after they fled from law enforcement in Itawamba County.

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Motorcycle sales up ahead of summer

More people are getting out on the road as travel restrictions continue to relax.

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Pet of the Week - Jix

April 16, 2021

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Sulligent bank robber received prison sentence

The man who robbed a bank in Sulligent, Alabama, in 2019, will spend two decades in prison.

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Noticiero - 16 de abril de 2021

Aquí está lo mas importante para esta fin de semana.

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Operation Family Reunion wrapping up in Oxford and Kosciusko

Residents were allowed to physically meet their family members for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic began in March 2020.

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Hundreds of Okolona residents get their second doses

Access Health made sure people living in rural and low income communities are fully vaccinated Thursday. Okolona residents were overjoyed to get their last shots.

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IGNITE conference 2021

This was the foundation's first in-person event since the pandemic began last year.

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Jackie Robinson's legacy continues to impact local players

For the Holiday family, Jackie Robinson remains an inspiring example of how to play on the field and how to live off of it.

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Starkville police officers participate in refresher training

The training is given once a year to patrol officers.

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Starkville's Fire Station Park names park pavilion

Cadence Bank agreed to sponsor the park for five years with the pavilion being named the Cadence Bank Pavilion.

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Cooper Tires holds job fair for new employees

Cooper Tires is holding a job fair in Tupelo today as part of an effort to hire a significant number of new employees for its plant.

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Mississippi requests disaster declaration for February's winter weather

Mississippi has requested a disaster declaration for the winter weather that swept through the state from Feb. 11-19.

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Houston hosts blood drive

City leaders teamed up with Vitalant for a blood drive.

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Tupelo restaurant managers experience staffing shortage

Many restaurants in Tupelo have "Now Hiring" signs because of a wide-spread employee shortage.

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Modern timber bridges could be cost effect fix to county roads

Mississippi State University professor, Dr. Rubin Shmulsky, said timber bridges are more durable and less expensive for the state.

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OCH hospital pivots to Pfizer or Moderna for in-house patients

The hospital used the single-dose J&J vaccine during its in-home vaccinations. Now what?

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Pharmacy now only giving the Moderna vaccine

Amory Discount Pharmacy received both Moderna and Johnson&Johnson vaccines last week. Now they can only give out the Moderna shots since the CDC has placed a pause on J&J.

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Memorial scholarship honors late Monroe County deputy Dylan Pickle

Pickle died last July while conducting a safety checkpoint. His mother Debi Pearson set up a memorial scholarship fund.

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Jumpertown Attendance Center engraved brick paver project

A lasting legacy now stands at the Jumpertown Attendance Center

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Starkville names Qu'Varius Howard new basketball coach

Starkville High School named Qu'Varius Howard its new boy's basketball coach.

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Interview 2: Dr. Vernon Rayford talks community vaccinations

Dr. Rayford of the Northeast Mississippi Coalition Against COVID-19 joined WTVA live on Wednesday.

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Interview 1: Dr. Vernon Rayford talks Johnson & Johnson vaccine

Dr. Rayford of the Northeast Mississippi Coalition Against COVID-19 joined WTVA live on Wednesday to discuss what's next for the J&J vaccine.

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Veterans reunite with their loved ones

Mississippi State Veterans Home is hosting a three day event that allows residents to spend time with their family members.

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Guntown hosts 1st City Park Visioning public meeting

Guntown hosted its first public meeting today as part of Guntown City Park Visioning session process to get feedback and input about what community members would like to see as part of their park

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Lion’s Club hosts free vision screening

Early detection is the key to preventing and successfully treating almost any medical condition, and the Tupelo Lion’s Club is dedicated to helping people in Lee County keep their vision sharp

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J&J vaccine on hold - Public reactions and health leader updates

The Johnson and Johnson vaccine is now on hold after the CDC recommended halting its usage following the discovery of blood clots in 6 women.

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Local pharmacist has hundreds of vaccines she can't use

A Verona pharmacist said she is now waiting on a shipment of different coronavirus vaccines after the CDC's recommendations for people to stop getting the Johnson and Johnson.

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Lee County residents react to Johnson & Johnson pause

A resident said he will still encourage people to get the vaccines that are currently available.

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Local high school to be featured in HBO documentary

Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science's African American studies class project will be shown in the HBO series "Our Town".

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NCAA threatens to ban championship tournaments from Mississippi

MSU and Ole Miss may not be able to host championship tournaments like baseball regionals and super regionals because of Mississippi transgender ban.

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Reaction to NCAA's Threat

The NCAA threatened to not hold sporting events in states with "anti-trans" legislation, which includes Mississippi. Politicians, fans, and business-owners react.

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Saltillo House Fire Follow

Landlord says he does not know what caused the fire

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City receives grant to improve Legion Lake Park

The City of Houston has received $150,000 grant to improve Legion Lake Park in Houston

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Pontotoc woman concerned after being locked in a laundromat

Jasmine Nelson said a man locked them inside of a laundromat and dropped his pants.

Mississippi Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 308737

Reported Deaths: 7139
CountyCasesDeaths
DeSoto20931250
Hinds19961410
Harrison17562303
Rankin13369277
Jackson13156243
Madison9950212
Lee9890170
Jones8310161
Forrest7542148
Lauderdale7221237
Lowndes6289144
Lamar613384
Lafayette6072117
Washington5291133
Bolivar4776129
Oktibbeha457197
Panola4458103
Pearl River4437141
Warren4299119
Marshall4286102
Pontotoc417572
Monroe4062132
Union404675
Neshoba4005176
Lincoln3886109
Hancock373385
Leflore3471124
Sunflower331589
Tate325384
Pike3215105
Scott311472
Yazoo305069
Alcorn299465
Itawamba297877
Copiah293965
Coahoma290479
Simpson289586
Tippah285168
Prentiss276659
Marion266279
Leake261773
Wayne261541
Grenada256484
Covington255280
Adams246982
Newton245761
George238547
Winston226081
Tishomingo222567
Jasper220048
Attala213673
Chickasaw205457
Holmes187172
Clay183254
Stone179733
Clarke177776
Tallahatchie176140
Calhoun165431
Yalobusha160136
Smith159334
Walthall131043
Greene129633
Lawrence126623
Noxubee126534
Montgomery125742
Perry125238
Carroll120926
Amite120741
Webster113832
Jefferson Davis105532
Tunica103225
Claiborne101330
Benton97525
Kemper95628
Humphreys94632
Franklin82923
Quitman78916
Choctaw73917
Wilkinson65128
Jefferson64828
Sharkey49817
Issaquena1686
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Alabama Coronavirus Cases

Cases: 521623

Reported Deaths: 10739
CountyCasesDeaths
Jefferson754061493
Mobile39067799
Madison34040496
Tuscaloosa25367444
Montgomery24019567
Shelby23186239
Baldwin20701302
Lee15589165
Calhoun14342311
Morgan14158271
Etowah13685346
Marshall11995220
Houston10404278
Elmore10011200
Limestone9852147
Cullman9503189
St. Clair9463234
Lauderdale9265228
DeKalb8757181
Talladega8115171
Walker7139275
Jackson6756110
Autauga6750103
Blount6519134
Colbert6229130
Coffee5424113
Dale4772111
Russell430038
Franklin420782
Chilton4101109
Covington4061114
Tallapoosa3907146
Escambia390174
Dallas3525149
Chambers3514122
Clarke347060
Marion3072100
Pike306176
Lawrence295995
Winston273172
Bibb256059
Marengo248361
Geneva246075
Pickens233259
Barbour226455
Hale218575
Butler212967
Fayette209460
Henry188044
Cherokee182644
Randolph177241
Monroe172540
Washington165238
Macon155648
Clay150155
Crenshaw149457
Cleburne146741
Lamar139734
Lowndes136553
Wilcox124427
Bullock121640
Conecuh109428
Perry107626
Sumter103232
Coosa99428
Greene91434
Choctaw58824
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Tupelo
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Columbus
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Oxford
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Starkville
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Some spotty showers will move through our area this morning but should clear out by the afternoon. We should see some breaks in the clouds and temperatures reaching the mid to upper 60s.
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