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Jackson mayor says federal funds will help capital city build dependable, resilient, and equitable...

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - On Wednesday, residents, and business owners in South Jackson had a chance to hear from the city's top leader about...

Local law enforcement impacted by Tyre Nichols Case in Memphis

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - As Tyre Nichols was laid to rest Wednesday in Memphis, local law enforcement in the Jackson Metro are mourning the...

Forest Hill going virtual after experiencing major mechanical challenge to its heating system

JACKSON, Miss. - Forest Hill High School is experiencing a major mechanical challenge to its heating system. According to the director of public engagement...

Forest Hill High School shifts to virtual learning Thursday

Jackson Public Schools announced Wednesday night that Forest Hill High School will shift to virtual learning Thursday due to mechanical difficulties with its heating...

Driver says he lost power steering, leading to crash in Belhaven

JACKSON, Miss. - A man said his power steering went out, leading to a crash in Belhaven. The crash happened midday Wednesday on Greymont...

Winter storm causing major problems for several southern states

JACKSON, Miss. - Meteorologists across the southeast have been warning the public about this winter storm that has caused dangerous road conditions. Memphis, Tennessee,...

Things To Know Wednesday, February 1

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - If you missed a few of the most important headlines and need to play catch up, no worries. WLBT has...

Will Smith flies under the radar to visit Tougaloo College

JACKSON, Miss. - Tougaloo College played host to a big celebrity. It was Will Smith Day at Tougaloo College. The star was there to...

Man shot while trying to avoid being carjacking victim in Mississippi’s capital city

Police say a man was injured while trying to stop two males from trying to steal his vehicle.Jackson police officers found the man suffering...

Clinton and Brandon will play in the Class 6A state soccer championship

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The Clinton and Brandon boys' soccer entered Tuesday with a chance to meet in the Class 6A state championship game....