Wednesday Feb 26
Authorities investigating attempted murder/suicide in Simpson County
Authorities say 40-year-old Simina Boykin shot her daughter, 21-year-old Georgia Boykin, then turned the gun on herself.
20 homes evacuated following gas accident
Even as the cold weather has prompted most Mississippians to want to bundle up and stay inside by the fire, at least 16 families were evacuated Wednesday in D'Lo after a vehicle hit a natural gas regulator station.
Deaths, wrecks, closings blamed on storm in Miss.
Arctic air kept Mississippi cold Wednesday, and the system that brought snow and sleet was being blamed for four deaths from a fire as well as hundreds of wrecks and road closures.
Cost of propane rising statewide
Mississippi Insurance Commissioner Mike Chaney says many poultry growers need fuel to heat their chicken houses after a major propane supplier stopped making shipments.
Portions of I-20 in Scott, Rankin, Hinds and Newton counties iced over
Portions of Interstate 20 in Scott, Rankin, Hinds and Newton counties are iced over, the Mississippi Department of Transportation reports at mid-morning.