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    Body of missing boater found in Ross Barnett Reservoir

    Body of missing boater found in Ross Barnett Reservoir

    Monday, June 18 2018 9:18 AM EDT2018-06-18 13:18:15 GMT
    Source: WLBTSource: WLBT

    A man's body has been recovered from the Ross Barnett Reservoir following a boating accident. Law enforcement officers tells us he is one of two man who fell from a boat near the Breakers Sunday night.

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    A man's body has been recovered from the Ross Barnett Reservoir following a boating accident. Law enforcement officers tells us he is one of two man who fell from a boat near the Breakers Sunday night.

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  • Family loses home after early morning fire in Laurel

    Family loses home after early morning fire in Laurel

    Monday, June 18 2018 8:44 AM EDT2018-06-18 12:44:55 GMT
    Photo: Lance ChancellorPhoto: Lance Chancellor

    Firefighters are on the scene of a mobile home fire in Laurel. According to Lance Chancellor with the Powers Fire Department, the blaze sparked in the 150th block of Jordan Drive just before five, Monday morning. Officials ask you to avoid the area until the fire is under control. Chancellor said five different stations responded to fight the fire. No word yet if anyone was in the home at the time of the fire. This is a developing story, and we will update you as we learn more. C...

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    Firefighters are on the scene of a mobile home fire in Laurel. According to Lance Chancellor with the Powers Fire Department, the blaze sparked in the 150th block of Jordan Drive just before five, Monday morning. Officials ask you to avoid the area until the fire is under control. Chancellor said five different stations responded to fight the fire. No word yet if anyone was in the home at the time of the fire. This is a developing story, and we will update you as we learn more. C...

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  • Work begins on breakwater at popular boat ramp on reservoir

    Work begins on breakwater at popular boat ramp on reservoir

    Monday, June 18 2018 7:05 AM EDT2018-06-18 11:05:03 GMT
    Construction beginning on reservoir; Source: WLBT archivesConstruction beginning on reservoir; Source: WLBT archives
    Construction beginning on reservoir; Source: WLBT archivesConstruction beginning on reservoir; Source: WLBT archives
    Construction will begin Monday on the installation of a floating wave attenuator at Madison Landing at Barnett Reservoir. The floating wave attenuator, also known as a breakwater, will offer protection for the loading and unloading of boats at the popular ramp in Ridgeland on the lower end of the 33,000-acre lake.  Work is scheduled to take about a month While public access to the ramp will remain open during construction, the western-most ramp - the one nearest Cock of t...More >>
    Construction will begin Monday on the installation of a floating wave attenuator at Madison Landing at Barnett Reservoir. The floating wave attenuator, also known as a breakwater, will offer protection for the loading and unloading of boats at the popular ramp in Ridgeland on the lower end of the 33,000-acre lake.  Work is scheduled to take about a month While public access to the ramp will remain open during construction, the western-most ramp - the one nearest Cock of t...More >>
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