More stories by Myka Barnes-Garcia

Hattiesburg gas plant gets national award

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WHLT) — National honors were given to a Hattiesburg gas plant. It has been named national plant of the year by Airgas an…

Missing Perry County man found dead

PERRY COUNTY, Miss. (WHLT) — A Perry County man who went missing on August 5th was found dead in Forrest County. Donald Lynn Alford was foun…

Authorities search for missing woman

LAMAR COUNTY, Miss. (WHLT) — Lamar County authorities are searching for a missing woman and need your help. Charlotte Arlene Cordova, 29, wa…

Companies team up to rebuild ecosystem

GULFPORT, Miss. (WHLT) — Multiple companies are teaming up to restore and enhance the Longleaf ecosystem across South Mississippi. Mississip…

Crossing state lines for the lottery

SLIDELL, Louisiana (WHLT) — Lottery players now have two chances to win over $300 million dollars after there were no lucky numbers in the P…