WJTV News Channel 12 - Media General News

  • Sister Station NewsMore>>

  • Neighbor finds stolen property in tornado-damaged home

    Neighbor finds stolen property in tornado-damaged home

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:09 PM EDT2014-07-30 00:09:34 GMT
    Sunday, a tornado swept through the Rock Springs area of Kingsport leaving significant damage. Perhaps, the most extreme damage was found at 1912 Rock Springs Road where a home was almost destroyed. 
    Sunday, a tornado swept through the Rock Springs area of Kingsport leaving significant damage. Perhaps, the most extreme damage was found at 1912 Rock Springs Road where a home was almost destroyed. 
  • Girl, 9, hit by plane on Venice beach dies from injuries

    Girl, 9, hit by plane on Venice beach dies from injuries

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 4:45 PM EDT2014-07-29 20:45:10 GMT
    Ommy Irizarry with daughter Oceana - Courtesy InstagramOmmy Irizarry with daughter Oceana - Courtesy Instagram
    9-year-old Oceana Irizzary, who was critically injured in the plane crash off Caspersen Beach in Venice on Sunday afternoon, has died.
    9-year-old Oceana Irizzary, who was critically injured in the plane crash off Caspersen Beach in Venice on Sunday afternoon, has died.
  • Toys stolen from baby's gravesite in Lawrenceburg

    Toys stolen from baby's gravesite in Lawrenceburg

    A Lawrenceburg couple went to visit their stillborn child's grave and found the Mickey Mouse toys and figurines they'd left had been stolen.
    A Lawrenceburg couple went to visit their stillborn child's grave and found the Mickey Mouse toys and figurines they'd left had been stolen.
  • Florence Police officer shoots, kills armed robbery suspect

    Florence Police officer shoots, kills armed robbery suspect

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:04 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:04:40 GMT
    A Florence Police Officer shot an armed robbery suspect at a gas station on Monday night, officials said. Florence Police Chief Allen Heidler told WBTW that around 9:40 pm, a police officer saw an armed robbery in progress at Cruizers gas station
    A Florence Police Officer shot an armed robbery suspect at a gas station on Monday night, officials said. Florence Police Chief Allen Heidler told WBTW that around 9:40 pm, a police officer saw an armed robbery in progress at Cruizers gas station
  • Foster police officer helps deliver baby

    Foster police officer helps deliver baby

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 9:49 AM EDT2014-07-29 13:49:56 GMT
    Officer Michael Kitson of the Foster Police Department talks with NBC 10 after he helped a woman who was in labor.Officer Michael Kitson of the Foster Police Department talks with NBC 10 after he helped a woman who was in labor.
    Patrolman Michael Kitson jumps into action to help a woman in labor.
    Patrolman Michael Kitson jumps into action to help a woman in labor.
  • Riverview boy mauled to death by pit bulls

    Riverview boy mauled to death by pit bulls

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 9:31 AM EDT2014-07-29 13:31:45 GMT
    HCSO deputies were working a traffic stop nearby when they heard the child's screams. HCSO deputies were working a traffic stop nearby when they heard the child's screams.
    Shortly before 11 p.m. Saturday, Logan Shepard, 4, sat down to enjoy ice cream at his uncle and aunt's house on Rhodine Road. Moments later, Hillsborough County sheriff's deputies found the toddler on the front lawn of the house with two pit bulls standing over him.Authorities believe the dogs attacked the boy and mauled him to death when he was left alone in his relatives' family room. Logan was pronounced dead at the scene.According to a Hillsborough County sheriff's report, Logan..
    Shortly before 11 p.m. Saturday, Logan Shepard, 4, sat down to enjoy ice cream at his uncle and aunt's house on Rhodine Road. Moments later, Hillsborough County sheriff's deputies found the toddler on the front lawn of the house with two pit bulls standing over him.Authorities believe the dogs attacked the boy and mauled him to death when he was left alone in his relatives' family room. Logan was pronounced dead at the scene.According to a Hillsborough County sheriff's report, Logan..
  • Brooksville man sets fire to neighbor's home over curb appeal, police say

    Brooksville man sets fire to neighbor's home over curb appeal, police say

    Monday, July 28 2014 9:54 PM EDT2014-07-29 01:54:16 GMT
    A man is accused of starting fire to his neighbor's home because he wasn't pleased with it's curb appeal.
    A man is accused of starting fire to his neighbor's home because he wasn't pleased with it's curb appeal.
  • Tri-Cities man marries two women; wife pushes for change in bigamy laws

    Tri-Cities man marries two women; wife pushes for change in bigamy laws

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:45 PM EDT2014-07-28 22:45:53 GMT
    A Tri-Cities man is accused of being married to two people at the same time; a crime in Tennessee. "It made me feel like I had been taken for a ride for 20 years," his wife said.
    A Tri-Cities man is accused of being married to two people at the same time; a crime in Tennessee. "It made me feel like I had been taken for a ride for 20 years," his wife said.
  • Former Detroit Police Officer Accused Of Supplying Drugs To SE Ohio

    Former Detroit Police Officer Accused Of Supplying Drugs To SE Ohio

    Monday, July 28 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-07-28 21:59:51 GMT
    Brandon Jorge Allen was arrested at Atlanta's Hartsfield Airport, and is indicted on 12 felony counts, including ten counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs, and one count each of aggravated possession of drugs, and engaging in a pattern of corruBrandon Jorge Allen was arrested at Atlanta's Hartsfield Airport, and is indicted on 12 felony counts, including ten counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs, and one count each of aggravated possession of drugs, and engaging in a pattern of corru
    A former Detroit police officer has agreed to be extradited from Georgia to Ohio, where he is accused of being a major drug supplier.
    A former Detroit police officer has agreed to be extradited from Georgia to Ohio, where he is accused of being a major drug supplier.
  • Stolen painting returned to restaurant

    Stolen painting returned to restaurant

    Monday, July 28 2014 4:08 PM EDT2014-07-28 20:08:14 GMT
    A painting that was stolen from a Cranston restaurant has been returned.
    A painting that was stolen from a Cranston restaurant has been returned.
  • Athens County Cemetery Thefts Caught On Camera

    Athens County Cemetery Thefts Caught On Camera

    Monday, July 28 2014 3:51 PM EDT2014-07-28 19:51:19 GMT
    Authorities in Athens County are asking for the public's help in finding a family sought in connection with several thefts from an area cemetery.
    Authorities in Athens County are asking for the public's help in finding a family sought in connection with several thefts from an area cemetery.
  • Wild Video Shows TN Tornado In Neighbor's Yard

    Wild Video Shows TN Tornado In Neighbor's Yard

    Monday, July 28 2014 2:56 PM EDT2014-07-28 18:56:00 GMT
    YouTubeYouTube

    A tornado was caught on camera in Gray, TN Sunday.

    A tornado was caught on camera in Gray, TN Sunday.

  • Knoxville meteorologist's response to viewer goes viral

    Knoxville meteorologist's response to viewer goes viral

    A Knoxville meteorologist responded to a viewer’s letter on Facebook because there was no return address, and the post went viral.
    A Knoxville meteorologist responded to a viewer’s letter on Facebook because there was no return address, and the post went viral.
  • Plane lands on Venice beach kills father, injures daughter, 9

    Plane lands on Venice beach kills father, injures daughter, 9

    Monday, July 28 2014 9:38 AM EDT2014-07-28 13:38:30 GMT
    Man killed and his daughter was critical injured when they were hit by a plane making a crash landing on Caspersen Beach in Venice.Man killed and his daughter was critical injured when they were hit by a plane making a crash landing on Caspersen Beach in Venice.
    An emergency landing by a small plane on Caspersen Beach in Venice claimed the life of a man walking with his young daughter Sunday, the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said.
    An emergency landing by a small plane on Caspersen Beach in Venice claimed the life of a man walking with his young daughter Sunday, the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said.
  • Man stabbed after dispute over woman's dog urinating on carpet, Myrtle Beach police say

    Man stabbed after dispute over woman's dog urinating on carpet, Myrtle Beach police say

    Monday, July 28 2014 9:22 AM EDT2014-07-28 13:22:55 GMT
    Tracy CoxTracy Cox
    MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) - A Myrtle Beach man was punched and stabbed Saturday night after getting into an argument with a woman over her dog urinating on the furniture, a Myrtle Beach police report said.According to the report, the incident happened around 11:30 p.m. at a home on 37th Avenue North when Tracy Cox, 50, of Myrtle Beach punched the 46-year-old male victim in the face and stabbed him in the hand when he put her dog outside the home.The man told police Cox's dog had been urinating ...
    MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) - A Myrtle Beach man was punched and stabbed Saturday night after getting into an argument with a woman over her dog urinating on the furniture, a Myrtle Beach police report said.According to the report, the incident happened around 11:30 p.m. at a home on 37th Avenue North when Tracy Cox, 50, of Myrtle Beach punched the 46-year-old male victim in the face and stabbed him in the hand when he put her dog outside the home.The man told police Cox's dog had been urinating ...
  • Search underway for man who doused ex-girlfriend with gasoline and lit her on fire

    Search underway for man who doused ex-girlfriend with gasoline and lit her on fire

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:36 PM EDT2014-07-28 03:36:39 GMT
    The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man who doused his former girlfriend with gasoline, then lit her on fire. According to the Sheriff’s Office, about 2:30 Sunday morning, deputies responded to a house fire on Nellie Anderson Street in Edgewater. When they arrived, they found a woman suffering from severe burns all over her body. She was taken to a hospital where she is listed in serious condition...
    The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man who doused his former girlfriend with gasoline, then lit her on fire. According to the Sheriff’s Office, about 2:30 Sunday morning, deputies responded to a house fire on Nellie Anderson Street in Edgewater. When they arrived, they found a woman suffering from severe burns all over her body. She was taken to a hospital where she is listed in serious condition...
  • Sun finally shines at Bucs training camp

    Sun finally shines at Bucs training camp

    Sunday, July 27 2014 1:13 AM EDT2014-07-27 05:13:30 GMT
    It was a lightning free day on day two of Bucs' training camp. The fans took home a few autographs, and the players got afull practice.Loyal fans are hoping with coach Lovie Smith bringing back the old Tampa Two defense, maybe this year's Bucs' teamwilllook more like the 2002 SuperBowl team.AHall of Famerfrom the Bucs' Super Bowl Championship team attended practice Saturday. Warren Sapp picked a good day to come out to Bucs training camp. There was plenty on sunshine and impressive catches and.
    It was a lightning free day on day two of Bucs' training camp. The fans took home a few autographs, and the players got afull practice.Loyal fans are hoping with coach Lovie Smith bringing back the old Tampa Two defense, maybe this year's Bucs' teamwilllook more like the 2002 SuperBowl team.AHall of Famerfrom the Bucs' Super Bowl Championship team attended practice Saturday. Warren Sapp picked a good day to come out to Bucs training camp. There was plenty on sunshine and impressive catches and.
  • Youngest Packers Fans Flock to Training Camp

    Youngest Packers Fans Flock to Training Camp

    Today marks day one of Packers Training Camp, and fans were out at Lambeau Field early this morning for the traditional kids bike ride.Young Packers fans cheered and called out to their favorite players, in a unique tradition where Packers choose an excited child's bike and ride along with them from Lambeau Field to practice at the Don Hutson Center.Head Coach Mike McCarthy says, "To see these big guys, and with these little kids. It's such a unique experience.""It's an experience that not a ...
    Today marks day one of Packers Training Camp, and fans were out at Lambeau Field early this morning for the traditional kids bike ride.Young Packers fans cheered and called out to their favorite players, in a unique tradition where Packers choose an excited child's bike and ride along with them from Lambeau Field to practice at the Don Hutson Center.Head Coach Mike McCarthy says, "To see these big guys, and with these little kids. It's such a unique experience.""It's an experience that not a ...
  • Grateful Dog festival returns to Florence for a third year

    Grateful Dog festival returns to Florence for a third year

    Saturday, July 26 2014 10:25 PM EDT2014-07-27 02:25:33 GMT
    Folks in Florence gathered at Southern Hops in Florence to have a "dog-gone good time" at an area festival benefiting a handful of Pee Dee animal shelter on Saturday.This was the third year for the Grateful Dog Festival.People not only came to event with their families, but with their dogs too.A majority of the festivities were outside, with live music, plenty of beer and a variety of vendors.Randomly enough its first...
    Folks in Florence gathered at Southern Hops in Florence to have a "dog-gone good time" at an area festival benefiting a handful of Pee Dee animal shelter on Saturday.This was the third year for the Grateful Dog Festival.People not only came to event with their families, but with their dogs too.A majority of the festivities were outside, with live music, plenty of beer and a variety of vendors.Randomly enough its first...
  • Divers recover body of 14 year old swept away by river current

    Divers recover body of 14 year old swept away by river current

    Saturday, July 26 2014 10:14 PM EDT2014-07-27 02:14:32 GMT
    The body of 14-year-old Justin Thomas, who was swept away by a current Saturday, has been pulled from the Chattahoochee River.
    The body of 14-year-old Justin Thomas, who was swept away by a current Saturday, has been pulled from the Chattahoochee River.
  • Gator Hunters Go Back to School Before Hunt

    Gator Hunters Go Back to School Before Hunt

    Saturday, July 26 2014 9:06 PM EDT2014-07-27 01:06:05 GMT
    Those lucky enough to nab a tag to go alligator hunting in the Mobile Delta attended a mandatory training class Saturday.
    Those lucky enough to nab a tag to go alligator hunting in the Mobile Delta attended a mandatory training class Saturday.
  • Zach Mettenberger speaks out after being punched by Alabama fan

    Zach Mettenberger speaks out after being punched by Alabama fan

    Jul 26, 2014 07:17 PM2014-07-27 00:36:39 GMT
    Titans rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger is speaking out for the first time after he was "sucker-punched" by an Alabama fan at a Nashville bar.
    Titans rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger is speaking out for the first time after he was "sucker-punched" by an Alabama fan at a Nashville bar.
  • Massive fire destroys The V Tavern in Ashland City

    Massive fire destroys The V Tavern in Ashland City

    A massive fire early Friday morning destroyed a building that housed a restaurant and two apartments in Ashland City.
    A massive fire early Friday morning destroyed a building that housed a restaurant and two apartments in Ashland City.
  • Emaciated Dog Found Abandoned In County Park

    Emaciated Dog Found Abandoned In County Park

    The dog is a female Mastiff that weighs only 41.7 pounds.
    The dog is a female Mastiff that weighs only 41.7 pounds.
  • Photo of cat at gunpoint on Facebook sparks investigation

    Photo of cat at gunpoint on Facebook sparks investigation

    Friday, July 25 2014 8:00 AM EDT2014-07-25 12:00:28 GMT
    Animal Control officers are investigating a post that sparked outrage on Facebook - it was a picture of a man holding a cat by its scruff and pointing a gun at it, NBC-2 reported.
    Animal Control officers are investigating a post that sparked outrage on Facebook - it was a picture of a man holding a cat by its scruff and pointing a gun at it, NBC-2 reported.
  • Johnston woman charged with feeding baby methadone

    Johnston woman charged with feeding baby methadone

    Carissa ManningCarissa Manning
    A Johnston woman faces felony child abuse charges after police say she accidentally fed her baby from a bottle she had used to store methadone.
    A Johnston woman faces felony child abuse charges after police say she accidentally fed her baby from a bottle she had used to store methadone.
  • Stepson Shoots Stepfather in Self Defense

    Stepson Shoots Stepfather in Self Defense

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:45:30 GMT
    A single gunshot wound on La Pointe Drive this afternoon quickly put an end to a domestic dispute.
    A single gunshot wound on La Pointe Drive this afternoon quickly put an end to a domestic dispute.
  • Surveillance Video Shows Clerk Calling for Help After Alleged Attack

    Surveillance Video Shows Clerk Calling for Help After Alleged Attack

    Thursday, July 24 2014 7:35 PM EDT2014-07-24 23:35:48 GMT
    Surveillance video shows woman crying for help at Shell stationSurveillance video shows woman crying for help at Shell station
    Thursday morning there was a protest outside the Shell station on Daniel Lake Boulevard in Jackson. The message from the protestors was don't support this business and get gas elsewhere. Protestors News Channel 12 spoke with believe the clerk did not call police last Friday morning after a woman cried for help, but after looking at surveillance video, we learned that was not the case.Nearly a week has passed since a ...
    Thursday morning there was a protest outside the Shell station on Daniel Lake Boulevard in Jackson. The message from the protestors was don't support this business and get gas elsewhere. Protestors News Channel 12 spoke with believe the clerk did not call police last Friday morning after a woman cried for help, but after looking at surveillance video, we learned that was not the case.Nearly a week has passed since a ...
  • Police: Woman has arm run over during carjacking

    Police: Woman has arm run over during carjacking

    Thursday, July 24 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-07-24 22:56:45 GMT
    Police say a 66-year-old woman had her arm run over during a carjacking on North Main Street in Fall River.Police say a 66-year-old woman had her arm run over during a carjacking on North Main Street in Fall River.
    Police say a 66-year-old woman had her arm run over during a carjacking on North Main Street in Fall River.
    Police say a 66-year-old woman had her arm run over during a carjacking on North Main Street in Fall River.
  • Facebook tip helps find missing Ocean Isle Beach teen

    Facebook tip helps find missing Ocean Isle Beach teen

    Thursday, July 24 2014 3:39 PM EDT2014-07-24 19:39:51 GMT
    Haley in a Facebook photoHaley in a Facebook photo
    Brunswick County Sheriff's Office detectives are searching for a missing teen from Ocean Isle Beach. Haley Brook Clark, age 16, was last seen Tuesday at approximately11 p.m, officials said.She is approximately 5'4" tall, slender build and has brown hair and blue eyes.
    Brunswick County Sheriff's Office detectives announced 16-year-old Haley Brook Clark from Ocean Isle Beach has been located and she is safe.
  • Female trapper captures gator in New Tampa yard

    Female trapper captures gator in New Tampa yard

    Thursday, July 24 2014 3:13 PM EDT2014-07-24 19:13:15 GMT
    Trapper Julie Harter captured a gator at the Pebble Creek Country Club. Larry Feldman photoTrapper Julie Harter captured a gator at the Pebble Creek Country Club. Larry Feldman photo
    A female trapper came to the rescue Thursday when a 6-foot-long alligator decided to take a stroll in a New Tampa yard.
    A female trapper came to the rescue Thursday when a 6-foot-long alligator decided to take a stroll in a New Tampa yard.
  • Fire damages historic Rebel's Rest on Sewanee's campus

    Fire damages historic Rebel's Rest on Sewanee's campus

    Thursday, July 24 2014 2:58 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:58:25 GMT
    A massive fire caused major damage to the historic Rebel’s Rest located on Sewanee, the University of the South. The home had been closed for the summer to undergo renovations.
    A massive fire caused major damage to the historic Rebel’s Rest located on Sewanee, the University of the South. The home had been closed for the summer to undergo renovations.
  • 20 people, 2 businesses busted for spice in St. Pete

    20 people, 2 businesses busted for spice in St. Pete

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-07-23 22:47:27 GMT
    Twenty people were arrested, and two local shops fined, after the St. Petersburg Police Department conducted an undercover round-up of spice buyers and sellers.
    Twenty people were arrested, and two local shops fined, after the St. Petersburg Police Department conducted an undercover round-up of spice buyers and sellers.
  • Owner of dog found nearly frozen to death pleads not guilty

    Owner of dog found nearly frozen to death pleads not guilty

    Jul 23, 2014 05:55 PM2014-07-23 22:08:10 GMT
    Thomas Gill pled not guilty to an animal cruelty charge after his dog was found nearly frozen to death in early January.
    Thomas Gill pled not guilty to an animal cruelty charge after his dog was found nearly frozen to death in early January.
  • Yacht club seeks owner of dog pulled from bay

    Yacht club seeks owner of dog pulled from bay

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:07 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:07:38 GMT
    This West Highland white terrier mix was pulled from Narragansett Bay near the Edgewood Yacht Club.This West Highland white terrier mix was pulled from Narragansett Bay near the Edgewood Yacht Club.
    A Westie mix is pulled from the water near Edgewood Yacht Club, but no one knows where he came from.
    A Westie mix is pulled from the water near Edgewood Yacht Club, but no one knows where he came from.
  • NEW INFORMATION: Company Issues Second Statement Regarding Grounded Boat

    NEW INFORMATION: Company Issues Second Statement Regarding Grounded Boat

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:32 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:32:22 GMT
    The U.S. Coast Guard tells WSAV that a local casino boat is stuck on a sandbar in Calibogue Sound, South Carolina with 124 people on board.
    The U.S. Coast Guard tells WSAV that a local casino boat is stuck on a sandbar in Calibogue Sound, South Carolina with 124 people on board.
  • Foxborough boy with cancer wants cards for birthday

    Foxborough boy with cancer wants cards for birthday

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:27 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:27:16 GMT
    Danny NickersonDanny Nickerson
    The family of a 5-year-old Foxborough boy is appealing to the public to make his birthday wish come true.
    The family of a 5-year-old Foxborough boy is appealing to the public to make his birthday wish come true.
  • Car hooked to boat ends up in water in Citrus

    Car hooked to boat ends up in water in Citrus

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:38 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:38:23 GMT
    Citrus County deputies reminded through their Facebook page Wednesday to be more attentive while towing your boat to water.
    Citrus County deputies reminded through their Facebook page Wednesday to be more attentive while towing your boat to water.
  • Driver Jumps into Repossessed Car, Slams into RRHA Building

    Driver Jumps into Repossessed Car, Slams into RRHA Building

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:17 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:17:49 GMT
    Early Wednesday morning, a car slammed into the RHHA building, crashing into an office space. The driver is still on the run after fleeing the scene.
    Early Wednesday morning, a car slammed into the RHHA building, crashing into an office space. The driver is still on the run after fleeing the scene.
  • Myrtle Beach woman dies after car crashes into sweetgrass basket stand

    Myrtle Beach woman dies after car crashes into sweetgrass basket stand

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:02:25 GMT
    A nearby sweetgrass basket stand (Google image) and the crashed car (Twitter photo from Del Shaffer)A nearby sweetgrass basket stand (Google image) and the crashed car (Twitter photo from Del Shaffer)
    A woman from Myrtle Beach died when the car she was driving crashed and flipped upside down near Charleston on Monday afternoon, officials said. At approximately 2:07 PM Tuesday officers from the Mount Pleasant Police Department responded to a single
    A woman from Myrtle Beach died when the car she was driving crashed and flipped upside down near Charleston on Monday afternoon, officials said. At approximately 2:07 PM Monday officers from the Mount Pleasant Police Department responded to a single
  • Bradenton man accused of impregnating 12-year-old girl

    Bradenton man accused of impregnating 12-year-old girl

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:31 PM EDT2014-07-23 00:31:02 GMT
    Zachrey McDowell is charged with lewd & lascivious battery. Manatee Co. Jail booking photoZachrey McDowell is charged with lewd & lascivious battery. Manatee Co. Jail booking photo
    A 30-year-old Bradenton man was arrested after investigators say he met a 12-year-old girl on Facebook and got her pregnant.
    A 30-year-old Bradenton man was arrested after investigators say he met a 12-year-old girl on Facebook and got her pregnant.
  • Police: Mom left child with strangers at hotel pool to smoke crack

    Police: Mom left child with strangers at hotel pool to smoke crack

    Jul 22, 2014 06:32 PM2014-07-22 22:44:06 GMT
    Paula Ward, 49, is accused of leaving her nine-year-old daughter with strangers at a motel pool for at least 45 minutes while she smoke crack cocaine.
    Paula Ward, 49, is accused of leaving her nine-year-old daughter with strangers at a motel pool for at least 45 minutes while she smoke crack cocaine.
  • Video shows FSU's Jameis Winston walking out of store without paying for crab legs

    Video shows FSU's Jameis Winston walking out of store without paying for crab legs

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:42 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:42:36 GMT
    Grocery store surveillance video shows Florida State University's Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Jameis Winston at a Publix grocery store carrying crab legs that he's accused of shoplifting.Grocery store surveillance video shows Florida State University's Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Jameis Winston at a Publix grocery store carrying crab legs that he's accused of shoplifting.
    Grocery store surveillance video shows Florida State University's Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Jameis Winston walking out of a Publix grocery store carrying crab legs that he's accused of shoplifting.
    Grocery store surveillance video shows Florida State University's Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Jameis Winston walking out of a Publix grocery store carrying crab legs that he's accused of shoplifting.
  • Beachgoers See Effects of Frigid Winter

    Beachgoers See Effects of Frigid Winter

    Beachgoers are finding less sand and more green, as winter changed the landscape of the lakefront.
    Beachgoers are finding less sand and more green, as winter changed the landscape of the lakefront.
  • Geo experts to investigate Spring Hill sinkhole

    Geo experts to investigate Spring Hill sinkhole

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:57 AM EDT2014-07-22 11:57:02 GMT
    Hernando County engineers and contractors will return to a sinkhole on Elderidge Dr. Tuesday with specialized geotechnical equipment to investigate what's happening underground.
    Hernando County engineers and contractors will return to a sinkhole on Elderidge Dr. Tuesday with specialized geotechnical equipment to investigate what's happening underground.
  • 'Faces of Meth' program shows shocking look at abuse

    'Faces of Meth' program shows shocking look at abuse

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:37 AM EDT2014-07-22 11:37:29 GMT
    Faces of MethFaces of Meth

    Before & after photos released by an Oregon’s sheriff's office to frighten drug use presents a shocking look at abuse.


    Before & after photos released by an Oregon’s sheriff's office to frighten drug use presents a shocking look at abuse.


  • Local waiter receives $1,000 tip

    Local waiter receives $1,000 tip

    A waiter at a local restaurant received a generous tip all in the name of paying it forward.
    A waiter at a local restaurant received a generous tip all in the name of paying it forward.
  • Bobcat seen roaming Cool Springs neighborhood

    Bobcat seen roaming Cool Springs neighborhood

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:01 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:01:22 GMT
    A bobcat has been spotted roaming an upscale neighborhood in Franklin several times. Officials are asking homeowners to be on the lookout.
    A bobcat has been spotted roaming an upscale neighborhood in Franklin several times. Officials are asking homeowners to be on the lookout.
  • Sick, Abused Horses Overwhelming Rescuers

    Sick, Abused Horses Overwhelming Rescuers

    Monday, July 21 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:05:19 GMT
    Dozens of sick and malnourished horses are overwhelming local rescuers. What is causing the troubling trend?
    Dozens of sick and malnourished horses are overwhelming local rescuers. What is causing the troubling trend?
  • Mote scientists do groundbreaking research on great white sharks

    Mote scientists do groundbreaking research on great white sharks

    Monday, July 21 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-07-21 21:48:01 GMT
    Photo: OCEARCH FacebookPhoto: OCEARCH Facebook
    For the past year, Mote Marine scientists have made all new discoveries about great white sharks.
    For the past year, Mote Marine scientists have made all new discoveries about great white sharks.
  • Balloon crash passengers released from hospital

    Balloon crash passengers released from hospital

    Monday, July 21 2014 4:36 PM EDT2014-07-21 20:36:13 GMT
    A hot air balloon hit power lines in Clinton, Mass. on Saturday night.A hot air balloon hit power lines in Clinton, Mass. on Saturday night.
    The passengers injured in a hot air balloon crash over the weekend in Massachusetts have been released from the hospital.
    The passengers injured in a hot air balloon crash over the weekend in Massachusetts have been released from the hospital.
  • 2 charged in meth-related explosion, fire in Madison

    2 charged in meth-related explosion, fire in Madison

    Authorities charged two people after a meth-related explosion caused a two-alarm fire at a Madison apartment complex Saturday afternoon.
    Authorities charged two people after a meth-related explosion caused a two-alarm fire at a Madison apartment complex Saturday afternoon.
  • Teen Collects Baseball Gear for Children in Africa

    Teen Collects Baseball Gear for Children in Africa

    A Green Bay teenager is working to share America's past time with children in Africa. Max Bobholz, 14, collected used baseball equipment at the Brown County Sheriff's office Saturday.
    A Green Bay teenager is working to share America's past time with children in Africa. Max Bobholz, 14, collected used baseball equipment at the Brown County Sheriff's office Saturday.
  • One Dead, One Rescued After Truck Collides With House, Catches Fire

    One Dead, One Rescued After Truck Collides With House, Catches Fire

    Saturday, July 19 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-07-20 03:45:57 GMT
    Photo Courtesy of David Rogers/Anderson IndependentPhoto Courtesy of David Rogers/Anderson Independent
    One person is dead and another had to be rescued after a truck wrecked into a home and caught fire on Due West Road in Anderson County Saturday.
    One person is dead and another had to be rescued after a truck wrecked into a home and caught fire on Due West Road in Anderson County Saturday.
  • Florence kidney transplant survivor strikes gold at Transplant Games

    Florence kidney transplant survivor strikes gold at Transplant Games

    Saturday, July 19 2014 9:01 PM EDT2014-07-20 01:01:01 GMT
    For Michael Sprauve, the past five years of his life has been a journey.He knows that life doesn't always mean you'll hit your mark."It was shock because here we go to the doctor for a physical for football that he had been training for almost the whole school year...and the doctor calls and says your child is in renal failure. I didn't even know what renal failure was,” said Michael’s mother Machell Sprauve.Michael w...
    For Michael Sprauve, the past five years of his life has been a journey.He knows that life doesn't always mean you'll hit your mark."It was shock because here we go to the doctor for a physical for football that he had been training for almost the whole school year...and the doctor calls and says your child is in renal failure. I didn't even know what renal failure was,” said Michael’s mother Machell Sprauve.Michael w...
  • Man, 80, Traps Burglar In Bathroom Until Police Arrive

    Man, 80, Traps Burglar In Bathroom Until Police Arrive

    Friday, July 18 2014 5:56 PM EDT2014-07-18 21:56:51 GMT
    When Herman Carter found an intruder in his bathroom, he held him captive until police arrived.When Herman Carter found an intruder in his bathroom, he held him captive until police arrived.
    "He couldn't get away because my grip exceeded his," 80-year-old Herman Carter explained calmly.
    "He couldn't get away because my grip exceeded his," 80-year-old Herman Carter explained calmly.
  • Police say dancers lured resident in home invasion

    Police say dancers lured resident in home invasion

    Friday, July 18 2014 5:40 PM EDT2014-07-18 21:40:40 GMT
    A fifth suspect in the home invasion, Orlando Luciano turned himself into police.A fifth suspect in the home invasion, Orlando Luciano turned himself into police.
    Four people, including two exotic dancers, have been arrested after a home invasion and shooting in Providence.
    Four people, including two exotic dancers, have been arrested after a home invasion and shooting in Providence.
  • Workers throw away body mistaken for mannequin in Hernando dump

    Workers throw away body mistaken for mannequin in Hernando dump

    Friday, July 18 2014 1:09 PM EDT2014-07-18 17:09:59 GMT
    West Hernando Transfer Station West Hernando Transfer Station
    Deputies are investigating human remains found in a bin at the West Hernando Transfer Station Thursday.
    Deputies are investigating human remains found in a bin at the West Hernando Transfer Station Thursday.
  • PHOTOS: Thunderbolt's First Fire Truck Prepares for a Makeover

    PHOTOS: Thunderbolt's First Fire Truck Prepares for a Makeover

    Friday, July 18 2014 12:10 PM EDT2014-07-18 16:10:18 GMT
    Thundebolt's first fire truck, Ginny, is preparing for a makeover. On Friday members of Thunderbolt Marina prepared Ginny for a new paint job, the first of many steps needed to get her back on the road. There will also be a fundraiser in October to continue to raise money to restore Ginny.
    Thundebolt's first fire truck, Ginny, is preparing for a makeover. On Friday members of Thunderbolt Marina prepared Ginny for a new paint job, the first of many steps needed to get her back on the road. There will also be a fundraiser in October to continue to raise money to restore Ginny.
  • Man crashes restored '64 Chevy pickup

    Man crashes restored '64 Chevy pickup

    Friday, July 18 2014 10:32 AM EDT2014-07-18 14:32:16 GMT
    An 80-year-old man was on his way to the lake Friday morning when he crashed his 1964 Chevy pickup truck. He was not seriously injured.
    An 80-year-old man was on his way to the lake Friday morning when he crashed his 1964 Chevy pickup truck. He was not seriously injured.
  • Nationally-recognized Myrtle Beach attraction shows off 17 years of growth

    Nationally-recognized Myrtle Beach attraction shows off 17 years of growth

    Friday, July 18 2014 10:22 AM EDT2014-07-18 14:22:59 GMT
    Staff encourages visitors to touch certain exhibits at Ripley's Aquarium.Staff encourages visitors to touch certain exhibits at Ripley's Aquarium.
    Ripley's Aquarium in Myrtle Beach gained national exposure in July as it was ranked 5th in the top 12 aquariums in the nation in Destinations Travel Magazine.
    Ripley's Aquarium in Myrtle Beach gained national exposure in July as it was ranked 5th in the top 12 aquariums in the nation in Destinations Travel Magazine.
  • Sex offender arrested for being in ice cream truck

    Sex offender arrested for being in ice cream truck

    A convicted sex offender was arrested Monday after police saw children approach an ice cream truck in east Nashville while the offender was inside.
    A convicted sex offender was arrested Monday after police saw children approach an ice cream truck in east Nashville while the offender was inside.
  • Driver Crashes SUV Into Childcare Center, 2 Injured

    Driver Crashes SUV Into Childcare Center, 2 Injured

    Friday, July 18 2014 8:26 AM EDT2014-07-18 12:26:17 GMT
    A car crashed into a childcare center on Cleveland Avenue early Friday morning.A car crashed into a childcare center on Cleveland Avenue early Friday morning.
    Columbus police are investigating the cause of a crash, which damaged the Cleveland Learning Academy Childcare Center early Friday morning.
    Columbus police are investigating the cause of a crash, which damaged the Cleveland Learning Academy Childcare Center early Friday morning.
  • Man rescued from 13th Street Bridge after injury leaves him over Chattahoochee River

    Man rescued from 13th Street Bridge after injury leaves him over Chattahoochee River

    Thursday, July 17 2014 5:06 PM EDT2014-07-17 21:06:58 GMT
    Columbus emergency personnel have rescued a construction worker who spent about two hours suspended above the Chattahoochee River after being injured while painting the 13th Street Bridge.
    Columbus emergency personnel have rescued a construction worker who spent about two hours suspended above the Chattahoochee River after being injured while painting the 13th Street Bridge.
  • Woman involved in Lakeland bra-shaking incident arrested

    Woman involved in Lakeland bra-shaking incident arrested

    Thursday, July 17 2014 10:32 AM EDT2014-07-17 14:32:04 GMT
    Zoe BruggerZoe Brugger
    A woman at the center of a bra-shaking police investigation last year has been arrested again.
    A woman at the center of a bra-shaking police investigation last year has been arrested again.
  • Semi overturns, spills boxes of underwear on I-65

    Semi overturns, spills boxes of underwear on I-65

    Thursday, July 17 2014 9:49 AM EDT2014-07-17 13:49:34 GMT
    A semi carrying boxes of Fruit of the Loom underwear overturned on I-65 near Columbia early Thursday morning.
    A semi carrying boxes of Fruit of the Loom underwear overturned on I-65 near Columbia early Thursday morning.
  • Man Accused Of Samurai Sword Attack In Whitehall

    Man Accused Of Samurai Sword Attack In Whitehall

    Thursday, July 17 2014 9:45 AM EDT2014-07-17 13:45:02 GMT
    Joshua Williams is charged with felonious assault and vandalism.Joshua Williams is charged with felonious assault and vandalism.
    A Columbus man is in jail, accused of attacking another man with a samurai sword.
    A Columbus man is in jail, accused of attacking another man with a samurai sword.
  • Waterspout forms off Venice Beach

    Waterspout forms off Venice Beach

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:50:28 GMT
    Facebook photoFacebook photo
    If you were anywhere near Venice Beach Wednesday afternoon, you may have seen a frightening and amazing display from Mother Nature. 
    If you were anywhere near Venice Beach Wednesday afternoon, you may have seen a frightening and amazing display from Mother Nature. 
  • 911 Call: 67-Year-Old Murder Victim Calls Police for Help

    911 Call: 67-Year-Old Murder Victim Calls Police for Help

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 6:28 PM EDT2014-07-16 22:28:09 GMT
    Helen HarrionHelen Harrion
    JACKSON, Miss. - Authorities have released the 911 call placed by the 67-year-old murder victim who was found in her backyard on Tuesday on Kingsroad Avenue.
    JACKSON, Miss. - Authorities have released the 911 call placed by the 67-year-old murder victim who was found in her backyard on Tuesday on Kingsroad Avenue.
  • Police say Kennedy intruder was seeking Katy Perry

    Police say Kennedy intruder was seeking Katy Perry

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 4:42 PM EDT2014-07-16 20:42:14 GMT
    James Lacroix told police he wanted to talk with singer Katy Perry.James Lacroix told police he wanted to talk with singer Katy Perry.
    A man accused of breaking into the Kennedy compound on Cape Cod told authorities he was looking for singer Katy Perry.
    A man accused of breaking into the Kennedy compound on Cape Cod told authorities he was looking for singer Katy Perry.
  • Three 12-year-olds catch a 692-pound shark in Sarasota

    Three 12-year-olds catch a 692-pound shark in Sarasota

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 4:26 PM EDT2014-07-16 20:26:28 GMT
    Three 12-year-old boys caught a fish in Sarasota that would make a grown man jealous.
    Three 12-year-old boys caught a fish in Sarasota that would make a grown man jealous.
  • Exam Reveals Puppy's Injuries Not Abuse

    Exam Reveals Puppy's Injuries Not Abuse

    Oshkosh Police say they've made contact with a man who admitted to leaving a puppy in a dumpster outside a convenience store.
    Oshkosh Police say they've made contact with a man who admitted to leaving a puppy in a dumpster outside a convenience store.
  • EXCLUSIVE: Victim Records Terrifying Chesterfield Road Rage Incident

    EXCLUSIVE: Victim Records Terrifying Chesterfield Road Rage Incident

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 1:40 PM EDT2014-07-16 17:40:00 GMT
    Chesterfield Police are investigating a road rage incident after a woman says a man on a motorcycle violently kicked and dented her car at an intersection on Midlothian Turnpike.
    Chesterfield Police are investigating a road rage incident after a woman says a man on a motorcycle violently kicked and dented her car at an intersection on Midlothian Turnpike.
  • Police: Man broke into business, brewed coffee, ate ice cream

    Police: Man broke into business, brewed coffee, ate ice cream

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 9:58 AM EDT2014-07-16 13:58:27 GMT
    A fresh pot of coffee led employees of a Nashville outreach group to a burglar who broke into their business one day in June.
    A fresh pot of coffee led employees of a Nashville outreach group to a burglar who broke into their business one day in June.
  • Blind Loggerhead Sea Turtle found in Myrtle Beach, released back into Atlantic

    Blind Loggerhead Sea Turtle found in Myrtle Beach, released back into Atlantic

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 8:47 AM EDT2014-07-16 12:47:01 GMT
    A loggerhead sea turtle weighing in at nearly 200 pounds was released into the Atlantic Ocean Tuesday. The blinded turtle was rehabilitated by the Sea Turtle Hospital at the South Carolina Aquarium.Hundreds of well wishers lined the shore at the Isle of Palms County Park Tuesday to give a send off to the adult female turtle who's now named Briar.She was found stranded in Myrtle Beach last year emaciated and anemic. Briar was covered in barnacles as a result of her lethargic state while in the...
    A loggerhead sea turtle weighing in at nearly 200 pounds was released into the Atlantic Ocean Tuesday. The blinded turtle was rehabilitated by the Sea Turtle Hospital at the South Carolina Aquarium.Hundreds of well wishers lined the shore at the Isle of Palms County Park Tuesday to give a send off to the adult female turtle who's now named Briar.She was found stranded in Myrtle Beach last year emaciated and anemic. Briar was covered in barnacles as a result of her lethargic state while in the...
  • Dashcam Video: Auburn's Nick Marshall cited for marijuana possession

    Dashcam Video: Auburn's Nick Marshall cited for marijuana possession

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 12:24 AM EDT2014-07-16 04:24:50 GMT
    Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall is seen during a traffic stop in Reynolds, Georgia on June 11 where he was fined for marijuana possession.Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall is seen during a traffic stop in Reynolds, Georgia on June 11 where he was fined for marijuana possession.
    Police video shows Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall being fined for marijuana possession.
    Police video shows Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall being fined for marijuana possession.
  • Family pet dies from heat stroke while at Tampa pet resort

    Family pet dies from heat stroke while at Tampa pet resort

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 10:21 PM EDT2014-07-16 02:21:32 GMT
    5-year-old pug, Chloe died from heat stroke while at a Tampa pet resort5-year-old pug, Chloe died from heat stroke while at a Tampa pet resort
    It was the end to their vacation, they wished never happened. Al and Amy Porras returned from a 12 day European vacation to find out one of their dogs had died of a heat stroke while at a pet resort.
    It was the end to their vacation, they wished never happened. Al and Amy Porras returned from a 12 day European vacation to find out one of their dogs had died of a heat stroke while at a pet resort.
  • Pranks caught on camera worry Clearwater cops

    Pranks caught on camera worry Clearwater cops

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 9:04 PM EDT2014-07-16 01:04:14 GMT
    Jack Tenney edits videos at his Indian Rocks Beach home. Jack Tenney edits videos at his Indian Rocks Beach home.
    In the You tube videos, they attach a long board to a tree and wait for someone to take it and confront them. “I know we have a lot of kids watching our videos, so we really just want to spread a positive message” said video maker Jack Tenney.In other videos, people duck when it looks like beer is being thrown on them.
    In the You tube videos, they attach a long board to a tree and wait for someone to take it and confront them. “I know we have a lot of kids watching our videos, so we really just want to spread a positive message” said video maker Jack Tenney.In other videos, people duck when it looks like beer is being thrown on them.
  • Vehicle flips in crash along US 17 Bus. near Garden City

    Vehicle flips in crash along US 17 Bus. near Garden City

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 8:05 PM EDT2014-07-16 00:05:34 GMT
    The crash scene in a photo from wbtw viewer Elizabeth Mayhew. There was rain in the area at the time that can be seen on her windshield....The crash scene in a photo from wbtw viewer Elizabeth Mayhew. There was rain in the area at the time that can be seen on her windshield....
    Traffic was affected Tuesday afternoon when at least two cars collided on US 17 Business near Garden City. The incident happened around 6:30 pm north of Inlet Square Mall,
    Traffic was affected Tuesday afternoon when at least two cars collided on US 17 Business near Garden City. The incident happened around 6:30 pm north of Inlet Square Mall,
  • Woman Allegedly Sliced Victim's Face With Razor Blade Over Missing Sunglasses

    Woman Allegedly Sliced Victim's Face With Razor Blade Over Missing Sunglasses

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 2:36 PM EDT2014-07-15 18:36:15 GMT
    Tiffany EverettTiffany Everett
    A woman was arrested after she allegedly sliced another woman's face because she was upset that her sunglasses were missing.
    A woman was arrested after she allegedly sliced another woman's face because she was upset that her sunglasses were missing.
  • VIDEO: Mamma crocodile moves babies from nest

    VIDEO: Mamma crocodile moves babies from nest

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 12:38 PM EDT2014-07-15 16:38:41 GMT
    The CrocDocs YouTube imageThe CrocDocs YouTube image
    University of Florida researchers recorded some amazing close up video of a mother crocodile moving her babies from a nest.  
    University of Florida researchers recorded some amazing close up video of a mother crocodile moving her babies from a nest.  
  • Sarasota girl, 2, dies after being left in hot car

    Sarasota girl, 2, dies after being left in hot car

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 10:09 AM EDT2014-07-15 14:09:00 GMT
    Photo courtesy Uriel Hernandez’s Facebook pagePhoto courtesy Uriel Hernandez’s Facebook page
    A Sarasota father is charged with aggravated manslaughter after his 2-year-old daughter died in a hot car.
    A Sarasota father is charged with aggravated manslaughter after his 2-year-old daughter died in a hot car.
  • VIRAL VIDEO: Athens FD Rescue Kittens

    VIRAL VIDEO: Athens FD Rescue Kittens

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 9:52 AM EDT2014-07-15 13:52:20 GMT
    Firefighters from the Athens Fire Department rescued two kittens that fell into a sewage pipe.
    Firefighters from the Athens Fire Department rescued two kittens that fell into a sewage pipe.
  • Storm Leaves Thick Layer of Hail in Door Co.

    Storm Leaves Thick Layer of Hail in Door Co.

    A strong storm rolled across the central part of Door County late Monday night leaving a layer of hail that looked like a heavy snowfall.
    A strong storm rolled across the central part of Door County late Monday night leaving a layer of hail that looked like a heavy snowfall.
  • Chillicothe Teen Alleges Size Discrimination After Instagram Account Removed

    Chillicothe Teen Alleges Size Discrimination After Instagram Account Removed

    Monday, July 14 2014 9:29 PM EDT2014-07-15 01:29:52 GMT
    Samm Newman Samm Newman
    A 19-year-old Central Ohio college student is trying to change the way social media looks at body image after her Instagram account was recently removed for "violating community guidelines" -- because of a photo of her in a bra and boy shorts.
    A 19-year-old Central Ohio college student is trying to change the way social media looks at body image after her Instagram account was recently removed for "violating community guidelines" -- because of a photo of her in a bra and boy shorts.
  • Sarasota scientist wants to change the way we view 'shark attacks'

    Sarasota scientist wants to change the way we view 'shark attacks'

    Monday, July 14 2014 6:15 PM EDT2014-07-14 22:15:24 GMT
    It's well known that Florida leads the world in shark attacks. But a Sarasota scientist says 'attack' may be too strong a word.
    It's well known that Florida leads the world in shark attacks. But a Sarasota scientist says 'attack' may be too strong a word.
  • Fire destroys house under construction in Beverly

    Fire destroys house under construction in Beverly

    Monday, July 14 2014 4:29 PM EDT2014-07-14 20:29:34 GMT
    Investigators say wind-whipped fire that destroyed two houses under construction and damaged six others in Beverly was intentionally set.
    Investigators say wind-whipped fire that destroyed two houses under construction and damaged six others in Beverly was intentionally set.
  • Court hearing for Monroe Co. mom charged with drug 'assault' on fetus rescheduled

    Court hearing for Monroe Co. mom charged with drug 'assault' on fetus rescheduled

    The Monroe County mother charged with assault last week after she gave birth to a baby who tested positive for drugs was expected in court this week, but the hearing was moved to July 29.
    The Monroe County mother charged with assault last week after she gave birth to a baby who tested positive for drugs was expected in court this week, but the hearing was moved to July 29.
  • Vehicle Runs Into Restaurant During Evacuation

    Vehicle Runs Into Restaurant During Evacuation

    Monday, July 14 2014 9:58 AM EDT2014-07-14 13:58:01 GMT
    An errand driver ran their vehicle into an Applebee’s while it was being evacuated on Sunday, according to the Hendersonville Fire Department.
    An errand driver ran their vehicle into an Applebee’s while it was being evacuated on Sunday, according to the Hendersonville Fire Department.
  • Clarke County Woman Struck by Lightning

    Clarke County Woman Struck by Lightning

    Sunday, July 13 2014 4:45 PM EDT2014-07-13 20:45:12 GMT
    23-year-old Shannon Mosley struck by lightning23-year-old Shannon Mosley struck by lightning
    A 23-year-old woman who was struck by lightning while riding her horse in Clarke County is still fighting for her life.Emergency Response Manager Eddie Ivy tells News Channel 12 it happened around 4:30 p.m. Friday afternoon in Quitman.The victim, Shannon Mosley, was airlifted from a local hospital to Forest General in Hattiesburg. Mosley was then taken to the burn center at CMMC here in Jackson.The 23-year old is stil...
    A 23-year-old woman who was struck by lightning while riding her horse in Clarke County is still fighting for her life.Emergency Response Manager Eddie Ivy tells News Channel 12 it happened around 4:30 p.m. Friday afternoon in Quitman.The victim, Shannon Mosley, was airlifted from a local hospital to Forest General in Hattiesburg. Mosley was then taken to the burn center at CMMC here in Jackson.The 23-year old is stil...
  • Woman's 'jet hiking' attempt to see all 50 states lands her in Knoxville

    Woman's 'jet hiking' attempt to see all 50 states lands her in Knoxville

    Amber Nolan's version of hitchhiking is a little unconventional. Instead of catching rides on the ground she takes to the skies.
    Amber Nolan's version of hitchhiking is a little unconventional. Instead of catching rides on the ground she takes to the skies.
  • Discarded Puppy Recovering with Help from Foster Mom

    Discarded Puppy Recovering with Help from Foster Mom

    A 2-week-old puppy left behind a dumpster in Oshkosh on Thursday is now at the Oshkosh Area Humane Society. She suffers spinal and hip injuries, nut her foster mom says she's pushing through.
    A 2-week-old puppy left behind a dumpster in Oshkosh on Thursday is now at the Oshkosh Area Humane Society. She suffers spinal and hip injuries, nut her foster mom says she's pushing through.
  • 15-year-old charged in fatal shooting at National Guard armory

    15-year-old charged in fatal shooting at National Guard armory

    Friday, July 11 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-07-11 16:05:49 GMT
    A 15-year-old was arrested after a 45-year-old sergeant was shot and killed at the Tennessee Army National Guard armory Wednesday in Perry County.
    A 15-year-old was arrested after a 45-year-old sergeant was shot and killed at the Tennessee Army National Guard armory Wednesday in Perry County.
  • One trail to connect 20 Tampa neighborhoods

    One trail to connect 20 Tampa neighborhoods

    Friday, July 11 2014 10:59 AM EDT2014-07-11 14:59:23 GMT
    A 20-plus mile trail called the Green ARTery is proposed in Tampa. The trail will connect 20 neighborhoods in the city and provide a safe path to walk, bike and jog.
    A 20-plus mile trail called the Green ARTery is proposed in Tampa. The trail will connect 20 neighborhoods in the city and provide a safe path to walk, bike and jog.
  • Vigil held for young crash victim

    Vigil held for young crash victim

    Friday, July 11 2014 7:06 AM EDT2014-07-11 11:06:06 GMT
    The mother of a young Woonsocket man killed in a crash in Lincoln Wednesday night is now talked to NBC 10 about losing her only son.
    The mother of a young Woonsocket man killed in a crash in Lincoln Wednesday night is now talked to NBC 10 about losing her only son.
  • Tomatoes Spark Unlikely Friendship Between WWII Vet, Boy

    Tomatoes Spark Unlikely Friendship Between WWII Vet, Boy

    Thursday, July 10 2014 8:03 PM EDT2014-07-11 00:03:13 GMT
    Raquel and Louis Sierra are brothers who hugged this month for the first time in 37 years.
    Raquel and Louis Sierra are brothers who hugged this month for the first time in 37 years.
  • Monroe County arrests mother of drug-positive infant under new law

    Monroe County arrests mother of drug-positive infant under new law

    Monroe County deputies made their first arrest under a new state law Tuesday. They charged Mallory Loyola with assault after she gave birth to a baby who tested positive for drugs. 
    Monroe County deputies made their first arrest under a new state law Tuesday. They charged Mallory Loyola with assault after she gave birth to a baby who tested positive for drugs. 
  • 'Missing' NC woman and husband now in custody facing charges

    'Missing' NC woman and husband now in custody facing charges

    Thursday, July 10 2014 4:15 PM EDT2014-07-10 20:15:10 GMT
    Amy and Paul ArringtonAmy and Paul Arrington
    Amy Arrington, the woman who supposedly went " missing" in the ocean Saturday, July 5, is now in custody. Pat Dowling, spokesperson for North Myrtle Beach, said she turned herself into authorities in Charlotte. First responders in North Myrtle Beach spent hours searching for Arrington, 42, from Gastonia, North Carolina, after her husband Paul, told police she went in the water in the area of 24th Avenue North and North Ocean Boulevard, and didn't resurface.
    Amy Arrington, the woman who supposedly went " missing" in the ocean Saturday, July 5, is now in custody. Pat Dowling, spokesperson for North Myrtle Beach, said she turned herself into authorities in Charlotte. First responders in North Myrtle Beach spent hours searching for Arrington, 42, from Gastonia, North Carolina, after her husband Paul, told police she went in the water in the area of 24th Avenue North and North Ocean Boulevard, and didn't resurface.
  • Sarasota man accused of throwing urine on code inspector

    Sarasota man accused of throwing urine on code inspector

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 6:33 PM EDT2014-07-09 22:33:50 GMT
    A Sarasota man facing charges related to a rental scam reacted in a disgusting way when a code enforcement officer arrived at his property.
    A Sarasota man facing charges related to a rental scam reacted in a disgusting way when a code enforcement officer arrived at his property.
  • FAA checking for violations after drones capture Nashville fireworks

    FAA checking for violations after drones capture Nashville fireworks

    The FAA is working to determine if there was any violation of federal regulations when a drone captured spectacular views of Friday’s fireworks in Nashville.
    The FAA is working to determine if there was any violation of federal regulations when a drone captured spectacular views of Friday’s fireworks in Nashville.
  • EXCLUSIVE: Auburndale husband talks to 'haters' insisting wife killed by static electricity

    EXCLUSIVE: Auburndale husband talks to 'haters' insisting wife killed by static electricity

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 6:26 AM EDT2014-07-09 10:26:44 GMT
    Kathryn Flint died in an explosion at her home. Family photoKathryn Flint died in an explosion at her home. Family photo
    George Meredith says he's had enough. In fact, he's furious and ready to hire a lawyer. He tells 8 On Your Side he's fighting to protect his beloved wife's reputation.
    George Meredith says he's had enough. In fact, he's furious and ready to hire a lawyer. He tells 8 On Your Side he's fighting to protect his beloved wife's reputation.
  • Reports Claim Maggots Found On Meat, Beans At Marysville Prison

    Reports Claim Maggots Found On Meat, Beans At Marysville Prison

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 5:34 PM EDT2014-07-08 21:34:37 GMT
    Maggots have been found in food served to prisoners at Marysville Reformatory for Women -- not just once but several times.
    Maggots have been found in food served to prisoners at Marysville Reformatory for Women -- not just once but several times.
  • Busch Gardens Tampa rescues American Bald Eagle

    Busch Gardens Tampa rescues American Bald Eagle

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 8:42 AM EDT2014-07-08 12:42:08 GMT
    Staff from Busch Gardens Tampa rescued a southern American Bald Eagle on the Fourth of July at Macdill Air Force Base in Tampa.
    Staff from Busch Gardens Tampa rescued a southern American Bald Eagle on the Fourth of July at Macdill Air Force Base in Tampa.
  • Beloved firehouse Dalmatian for North Myrtle Beach passes away

    Beloved firehouse Dalmatian for North Myrtle Beach passes away

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 7:59 AM EDT2014-07-08 11:59:51 GMT
    Heidi, the firehouse dog, passed away Monday.Heidi, the firehouse dog, passed away Monday.
    Firefighters stationed atNorth Myrtle Beach Fire Station # 3: Windy Hill posted on their Facebook page the passing of Hydro "Heidi" their Dalmatian Monday. She had been with them for 14 years since 2000.Since 2000, Heidi helped with the station's Fire Prevention Team and many children simply stopped by the station to see her. She was an integral part of their daily life at Windy Hill. One post read that the halls will...
    Firefighters stationed atNorth Myrtle Beach Fire Station # 3: Windy Hill posted on their Facebook page the passing of Hydro "Heidi" their Dalmatian Monday. She had been with them for 14 years since 2000.Since 2000, Heidi helped with the station's Fire Prevention Team and many children simply stopped by the station to see her. She was an integral part of their daily life at Windy Hill. One post read that the halls will...
  • Morristown woman finds $40,000 diamond on the floor and returns it to owner

    Morristown woman finds $40,000 diamond on the floor and returns it to owner

    A Morristown woman says she was only doing what was right when she found and returned a $40,000 diamond to the owner.  The woman says she did what everyone else would do when she found the three and a half carat diamond.
    A Morristown woman says she was only doing what was right when she found and returned a $40,000 diamond to the owner.  The woman says she did what everyone else would do when she found the three and a half carat diamond.
  • Morning Fire Damages Home on Pine Tree Drive

    Morning Fire Damages Home on Pine Tree Drive

    Monday, July 7 2014 9:59 AM EDT2014-07-07 13:59:06 GMT
    House catches on fire on Pine Tree Drive.House catches on fire on Pine Tree Drive.
    JACKSON, Miss. - Firefighters were called to the scene of a house fire early Monday morning on Pine Tree Drive.The call came sometime around 4 a.m. Someone driving by saw the flames and called 911.
    JACKSON, Miss. - Firefighters were called to the scene of a house fire early Monday morning on Pine Tree Drive.The call came sometime around 4 a.m. Someone driving by saw the flames and called 911.
  • SC Teen runs 113 miles in honor of veterans

    SC Teen runs 113 miles in honor of veterans

    Monday, July 7 2014 8:53 AM EDT2014-07-07 12:53:46 GMT
    It was a memorable Fourth of July holiday for a 15- year-old South Carolina girl and her family. Breanna Murrin ran 113 miles from Key Largo to Key West in Florida to raise awareness for veterans. She spent the days leading up to July 4th running down the southernmost tip of the United States.It took her six days running 20 miles each day all while carrying the American flag. Her little sister and her father were running at her side too and her mother would follow in a car to make sure everyo...
    It was a memorable Fourth of July holiday for a 15- year-old South Carolina girl and her family. Breanna Murrin ran 113 miles from Key Largo to Key West in Florida to raise awareness for veterans. She spent the days leading up to July 4th running down the southernmost tip of the United States.It took her six days running 20 miles each day all while carrying the American flag. Her little sister and her father were running at her side too and her mother would follow in a car to make sure everyo...
  • Taylor Swift 'repeats' Fourth holiday in Watch Hill

    Taylor Swift 'repeats' Fourth holiday in Watch Hill

    Monday, July 7 2014 7:21 AM EDT2014-07-07 11:21:32 GMT
    The guests went out on a yacht over the weekend.The guests went out on a yacht over the weekend.
    For the second year in a row, pop singer Taylor Swift celebrated her Fourth of July weekend at her home in Rhode Island.
    For the second year in a row, pop singer Taylor Swift celebrated her Fourth of July weekend at her home in Rhode Island.
  • Tampa teen to return from Israel next week

    Tampa teen to return from Israel next week

    Monday, July 7 2014 4:34 AM EDT2014-07-07 08:34:53 GMT
    Representatives from CAIR, the Council on American-Islamic Relations, will speak Monday in Temple Terrace to update the press on Tariq Abu Khdeir's case.
    Representatives from CAIR, the Council on American-Islamic Relations, will speak Monday in Temple Terrace to update the press on Tariq Abu Khdeir's case.
  • Mom charged after St. Pete infant left in hot van

    Mom charged after St. Pete infant left in hot van

    Sunday, July 6 2014 10:44 AM EDT2014-07-06 14:44:45 GMT
    Graver, 32, was booked into the Pinellas County Jail. Graver, 32, was booked into the Pinellas County Jail.
    A St. Petersburg woman was arrested leaving an infant in a hot, unattended vehicle Saturday.St. Petersburg police said Natasha W. Graver, 32, of 2011 42nd St. S. in St. Petersburg, left a four-month-old baby girl in a hot, unattended van for several hours Saturday.
    A St. Petersburg woman was arrested leaving an infant in a hot, unattended vehicle Saturday.St. Petersburg police said Natasha W. Graver, 32, of 2011 42nd St. S. in St. Petersburg, left a four-month-old baby girl in a hot, unattended van for several hours Saturday.
  • 2-Year-Old Girl Dies After Falling In Heath Pool

    2-Year-Old Girl Dies After Falling In Heath Pool

    Sunday, July 6 2014 8:41 AM EDT2014-07-06 12:41:51 GMT
    A 2-year-old girl who fell in an above-ground pool in Heath on Friday has died.
    A 2-year-old girl who fell in an above-ground pool in Heath on Friday has died.
  • Man rolls over truck in Uxbridge

    Man rolls over truck in Uxbridge

    Saturday, July 5 2014 10:37 PM EDT2014-07-06 02:37:59 GMT
    A man was transported by Life Flight to UMass Memorial Medical Center after rolling over his truck in Uxbridge.Mass State Police say they responded to the crash near exit 2 on Rt. 146 South at 5:00 p.m. It was a single-car accident and the man inside was transported for precautionary reasons.
    A man was transported by Life Flight to UMass Memorial Medical Center after rolling over his truck in Uxbridge.Mass State Police say they responded to the crash near exit 2 on Rt. 146 South at 5:00 p.m. It was a single-car accident and the man inside was transported for precautionary reasons.
  • Caught on tape: SC policemen save driver from burning car after head-on crash

    Caught on tape: SC policemen save driver from burning car after head-on crash

    Tuesday, June 24 2014 2:47 PM EDT2014-06-24 18:47:19 GMT
    Travelers Rest officers are being hailed as heroes after pulling a driver from a burning car after a crash.Around 5 a.m. on Sunday, an officer came across a head-on crash between two cars on Highway 25 near Furman University
    Travelers Rest officers are being hailed as heroes after pulling a driver from a burning car after a crash.Around 5 a.m. on Sunday, an officer came across a head-on crash between two cars on Highway 25 near Furman University
  • Historic ship about to visit local ports

    Historic ship about to visit local ports

    Saturday, June 14 2014 9:48 AM EDT2014-06-14 13:48:47 GMT
    The weekend weather put a damper on the schedule for the Charles W. Morgan's weekend travel plans.
    The weekend weather put a damper on the schedule for the Charles W. Morgan's weekend travel plans.
  • Truck fire closes Route 146 early Monday

    Truck fire closes Route 146 early Monday

    Monday, June 9 2014 9:22 AM EDT2014-06-09 13:22:11 GMT
    Route 146 on the Douglas and Uxbridge lineRoute 146 on the Douglas and Uxbridge line
    A truck fire stops traffic on Route 146 just over the Rhode Island line early Monday morning.
    A truck fire stops traffic on Route 146 just over the Rhode Island line early Monday morning.
  • Only on 10: Surveillance video shows fire at Quaker Valley Mall

    Only on 10: Surveillance video shows fire at Quaker Valley Mall

    Friday, June 6 2014 6:31 AM EDT2014-06-06 10:31:22 GMT
    Cell phone video from Dr. Kimberly NelsonCell phone video from Dr. Kimberly Nelson
    Surveillance video shows how a fire at the Quaker Valley Mall started.
    Surveillance video shows how a fire at the Quaker Valley Mall started.
  • 5-year-old SC boy recovering from copperhead bite

    5-year-old SC boy recovering from copperhead bite

    Thursday, June 5 2014 6:28 AM EDT2014-06-05 10:28:29 GMT
    Photo from WJBFPhoto from WJBF
    A five year old boy is in the hospital after being bitten by a snake while visiting Lake Thurmond. This is the time of year that snakes roam.
    A five year old boy is in the hospital after being bitten by a snake while visiting Lake Thurmond. This is the time of year that snakes roam.
  • No animals or people injured in pet shop fire

    No animals or people injured in pet shop fire

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-06-03 19:55:22 GMT
    North Main Street Providence.North Main Street Providence.
    Firefighters are able to save all the pets at Rhode Island Aquarium on North Main Street in Providence.
    Firefighters are able to save all the pets at Rhode Island Aquarium on North Main Street in Providence.
  • Florence Co. deputies arrest men for golf course burglary

    Florence Co. deputies arrest men for golf course burglary

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 8:57 AM EDT2014-06-03 12:57:25 GMT
    The Florence County Sheriff's Office asks for the public's help in identifying the suspects at the center of a golf course pro shop burglary.According to Florence County Sheriff Kenney Boone, the burglary happened May 28 around 1:50 a.m. at the Traces Golf Club on Southborough Road.Upon arrival to investigate an active alarm, deputies discovered the pro shop's main door was damaged. Further investigation revealed golf clubs and equipment had been stolen. "In store video surveillance indicated...
    The Florence County Sheriff's Office asks for the public's help in identifying the suspects at the center of a golf course pro shop burglary.According to Florence County Sheriff Kenney Boone, the burglary happened May 28 around 1:50 a.m. at the Traces Golf Club on Southborough Road.Upon arrival to investigate an active alarm, deputies discovered the pro shop's main door was damaged. Further investigation revealed golf clubs and equipment had been stolen. "In store video surveillance indicated...
  • NC teen accused of severely beating girlfriend over tangled fishing lines, police say

    NC teen accused of severely beating girlfriend over tangled fishing lines, police say

    Thursday, May 29 2014 8:34 AM EDT2014-05-29 12:34:53 GMT
    Michael Hutton (L) Hannah Connaway (R)Michael Hutton (L) Hannah Connaway (R)
    An 18-year-old man is accused of beating his girlfriend almost to death after a fight over tangled fishing lines. Michael Hutton is charged with first-degree attempted murder. His 17-year-old girlfriend Hannah Connaway is hospitalized in a medically-induced coma. Police say Hutton beat her, dragged her and then started choking her Friday night after the couple had an argument because of some fishing lines Hutton couldn’t get untangled.
    An 18-year-old man is accused of beating his girlfriend almost to death after a fight over tangled fishing lines. Michael Hutton is charged with first-degree attempted murder. His 17-year-old girlfriend Hannah Connaway is hospitalized in a medically-induced coma. Police say Hutton beat her, dragged her and then started choking her Friday night after the couple had an argument because of some fishing lines Hutton couldn’t get untangled.
  • Woman rescued from Mohawk river after trying to help deer

    Woman rescued from Mohawk river after trying to help deer

    Photo Courtesy JoAnne HarringtonPhoto Courtesy JoAnne Harrington
    Waterford, N. Y. - Fire crews were called to the Mohawk River in Waterford Tuesday night to help save a woman who went into the water in an attempt to save a deer. 
    Waterford, N. Y. - Fire crews were called to the Mohawk River in Waterford Tuesday night to help save a woman who went into the water in an attempt to save a deer. 
  • Myrtle Beach fire crews rescue kitten from WBTW news car engine compartment

    Myrtle Beach fire crews rescue kitten from WBTW news car engine compartment

    Tuesday, May 27 2014 9:21 PM EDT2014-05-28 01:21:08 GMT
    Myrtle Beach firefighters saved a kitten from the engine compartment a WBTW news car on Tuesday afternoon. The tiny cat already took a ride in the car from News13 near Socastee Blvd to Myrtle Beach City Hall when a reporter went to cover a meeting Tuesday.
    Myrtle Beach firefighters saved a kitten from the engine compartment a WBTW news car on Tuesday afternoon. The tiny cat already took a ride in the car from News13 near Socastee Blvd to Myrtle Beach City Hall when a reporter went to cover a meeting Tuesday.
  • School counselor accused of having sex with 14-year-old student

    School counselor accused of having sex with 14-year-old student

    Tuesday, May 27 2014 5:58 PM EDT2014-05-27 21:58:27 GMT
    Brian McBride appears in Attleboro District Court on Tuesday, May 27, 2014.Brian McBride appears in Attleboro District Court on Tuesday, May 27, 2014.
    Police say 31-year-old Brian McBride had sex with the female student at the school, in his car and at his home.
    Police say 31-year-old Brian McBride had sex with the female student at the school, in his car and at his home.
  • 100+ cars stuck on beach, some flooded as high tide hits

    100+ cars stuck on beach, some flooded as high tide hits

    Monday, May 26 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-05-27 00:26:01 GMT
    Hundreds of cars got stuck in the sand of Huguenot Memorial Park Sunday afternoon, some for as long as three hours. The cars were flooded... not because of a storm... but due to high tide. Some cars were c
    Hundreds of cars got stuck in the sand of Huguenot Memorial Park Sunday afternoon, some for as long as three hours. The cars were flooded... not because of a storm... but due to high tide. Some cars were c
  • Events Calendar

Powered by WorldNow

1820 TV Road
Jackson, MS 39204

Telephone: 601.372.6311
Fax: 804.819.5569
Email: wjtvnews@wjtv.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.