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…

Person First: A Special Needs Expo

The mission of the Person First Special Needs Expo is to connect individuals from the Pinebelt with special needs and their caregivers to lo…

Collins woman charged with child neglect

JONES COUNTY, Miss. (WHLT) — A Collins woman is behind bars and charged with child neglect. According to officials, on August 1, 2017, Jones…

Pet Safety Tips for the Summer

Fall may be approaching fast, but as we all know, it’s still HOT in Mississippi. WJTV.com gives you tips on how to keep your pets safe in th…

Laurel man faces burglary charge

LAUREL, Miss. (WHLT) — The Laurel Police Department have a suspect in custody in connection to a bank robbery that happened on Saturday. Wau…

Total Solar Eclipse 2017

A rare solar eclipse will darken the Mississippi skies this August. WJTV.com breaks down what to expect and how to safely view Solar Eclipse…

Long QB battle ahead at Southern Miss

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WJTV) – As fall camp begins for Southern Miss, there are two front-runners to win the starting job for the Golden Eagles…