Winter weather alert issued throughout the state

January 14, 2013 in News, news/central_mississippi_news, Statewide News, Top Stories

The National Weather Service (NWS) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have issued winter weather alerts for numerous counties across the state.

An ice storm warning is in effect for the upper Delta until 6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 14.

A freezing rain advisory has been issued for Elliot, Gore Springs, Grenada and Holcomb until 6 p.m., Jan. 14.

A winter weather advisory has been issued for Abbeville and Algoma until 12 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 15.

Ebony and Ivory: The keys to Jackson’s future

February 25, 2011 in News, news/central_mississippi_news

The piano is an eloquent instrument of music that makes sounds come together in unison to create a melodic accompaniment. Caucasians and African-Americans in the metro area are the keys […]

Hawkins Field Seeks Public Input For Improvements

July 19, 2010 in News, news/central_mississippi_news

(Jackson, MS) The Jackson Municipal Airport Authority (JMAA) invites the public and members of the media to participate in a workshop for a Master Plan study of the Hawkins Field […]

Heavy snow dissipates, but not without incidents

February 12, 2010 in News, news/central_mississippi_news

JACKSON, Miss. – Mississippians awakened Friday morning, Feb. 12 to what many termed, “a winter wonderland.” The heavy blanket of snow accumulated up to 8 inches along the Natchez to […]

Jackson, Mississippi One of 41 Sites Selected for National Program to Fight Childhood Obesity

January 22, 2010 in Health, news/central_mississippi_news

Jackson, Miss., January 12, 2010 – My Brother’s Keeper has been awarded a $360,000 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) to improve opportunities for physical activity and access […]

Former AP & MS Link reporter Brown dead at 35

January 20, 2010 in News, news/central_mississippi_news, Obituaries

Timothy R. Brown, a reporter and editor on the staff of The Associated Press for more than a decade in Jackson, Miss., has died in Dallas. He was 35. Brown […]