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Hoke County man arrested in Mississippi for sex crimes against a minor

He is being held on a $20,000,000 secured bond, and his first court appearance will be Monday, Sept. 21.

Mississippi flag: Magnolia could replace old rebel symbol

The next Mississippi state flag could have a magnolia instead of the Confederate battle emblem.

Creator of mosquito-themed state flag says design was a joke

A Mississippi man who submitted a proposal to place a giant mosquito on the new state flag says he created the design as a joke.

Mississippi could drop Jim Crow-era statewide voting process

The state’s voters will decide in November whether to dump an election process that dates to the Jim Crow era.

Mississippi lawmakers vote to take Confederate emblem off state flag

The Mississippi state legislature voted on Sunday to replace its state flag, the last in the nation to display the Confederate battle emblem.

Floods put Mississippi capital in ‘precarious situation’

People in and around the Mississippi capital of Jackson are bracing for more flooding as the rain-swollen Pearl River continues to rise.

The Latest: Third storm death reported in Mississippi

Officials say Mississippi's storm death toll stands at three after a man was fatally injured while helping cut a tree that fell on a house.

Storms sweep across the South, killing 6 and injuring dozens

Nearly 90,000 customers were without electricity in Texas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Georgia as of midday Sunday, according to www.poweroutage.us.

Sheriff: Truck driver with machete in interstate standoff

Authorities say a standoff between a truck driver with a machete and police officers has brought traffic to a stop on a section of Interstate 10 in Mississippi.

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Town of Belville talks food trucks, Riverwalk upgrades, Mayfaire-esque town center

BELVILLE, NC (WWAY) -- At a Board of Commissioners meeting Monday night, the Town of Belville made a decision regarding the future of food trucks at town events, and town leaders gave an update on repairs to the Brunswick Riverwalk and future plans.

Free COVID-19 testing site opening in New Hanover County

Starting Tuesday there will be a new way to get tested for COVID-19 in New Hanover County for free.

Barrett confirmed as Supreme Court justice in partisan vote

Amy Coney Barrett is headed to to the Supreme Court.

North Carolina to get nearly 3.2M BinaxNOW virus tests

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says it’s sending nearly 3.2 million rapid coronavirus tests to North Carolina.