Summer Tadlock

Summer Tadlock

Multimedia Journalist

Jackson, MS

Summer Tadlock is a multimedia journalist at WLBT and Fox40 News. She graduated from Mississippi State University in 2018 with a major in Communications and a concentration in Broadcast Journalism. Summer is a Mississippi native who grew up watching WLBT. She is honored to work for the same station she watched as a little girl and is thrilled to be able to make an impact in the same community she grew up in.


Recent Articles by Summer

  ‘It’s just horrible’: Residents sound off after nearly two dozen shot in Jackson in one week

No Christmas in Pelahatchie? Political clash leaves town without decorations

Is your cat diabetic? If so, this new study will pay for their treatments

  How to heat your home safely during the winter months

  Report: Mississippi ranks in the top 10 states where you are most likely to hit a deer

  Yes, some companies are actually testing out four-day work weeks

  UMMC opens Mississippi’s first primary care clinic for the LGBTQ community

  Amber Alert canceled after two kids from Copiah Co., Miss. found safe

Staying safe at the Mississippi State Fair after ‘balloon pop’ incident

  Thieves continue to steal copper wire from Mississippi interstate lights

  Is digital romance the new norm? One local couple shares their online dating success

  CVS, Walgreens, Kroger follow Walmart’s lead in asking customers not to carry guns in stores

  Trucker recognized for traveling 9 million miles accident free

  Miss. man files lawsuit against Roundup, claims it gave him lymphatic cancer

Two new cases of West Nile Virus reported, brings state total to five

Children affected by raids rally for change

  What you need to know about the Hepatitis A outbreak in Mississippi

  It’s possible: Deer season in the South Delta might not happen this year

  Authorities warn of ‘Porch Pirates’ on Amazon Prime Days

Former MSU football coach Jackie Sherrill gets his day in court, 15 years later

  It’s a CRIME: Viral ice cream video prompts warnings about social media challenges

  Local WWII vet spends the Independence Day holiday waving the U.S. flag

Doctor explains what you need to know about flesh-eating bacteria

  Mississippi center first in nation to perform outpatient knee replacement surgery using ROSA

Cosmetic Surgery Dangers: What to know before going under the knife

  Life after Sexual Assault: The Emotional Trauma Victims Face

Kingston Frazier: Two years later

  World Health Organization shares new guidelines for dementia prevention

  Three arrested after missing minor found in human trafficking bust in Jackson

  Jackson State University featured in Beyoncé documentary