At Hey Joe’s, a bar in Cleveland, faculty at Delta State University compete for a $1,000 donation to their department.
Our staff is working to provide the most up-to-date information on this topic:
COVID-19 IN MISSISSIPPI
Last updated: May 27, 2022
52% of total population fully vaccinated
new cases and 806,838 total cases in Mississippi.
new deaths reported and 12,466 total deaths in Mississippi.
RECENT COVID-19 COVERAGE
This section is sponsored by Delta Health Alliance. Learn more.
Get an exclusive Marshall Ramsey cartoon each week.
Subscribe to Marshall’s Mississippi — our free newsletter sent directly from the editorial cartoonist.
Enter your email address or see our other free newsletter options.
CROOKED LETTER SPORTS PODCAST
Partner Stories allows sponsors to reach our audience through brand messaging in the form of written articles. The points of view expressed don’t reflect those of Mississippi Today, and sponsors play no role in editorial decisions.
House Speaker Philip Gunn was publicly accused of trying to cover up a sex abuse scandal that was featured prominently in this week’s explosive report about the mishandling of sex abuse accusations in Southern Baptist Convention churches.
Workers say they’ve seen no response from Maximus – the nation’s largest federal contractor – since their first strike in March. Their biggest complaints continue to be benefits and wages.
A three-judge federal panel that has been overseeing the redistricting of Mississippi’s congressional seats since the early 2000s has declined to rule on whether the state’s four newly drawn U.S. House districts are constitutional.
Ken Newburger, executive director and founder of the Mississippi Medical Marijuana Association, gives an update on Mississippi’s fledgling medical cannabis program, which was passed into law by the state Legislature in February.
Singer, songwriter and musician Scott Albert Johnson joins Marshall Ramsey to talk creativity, dreams, and a balanced life.
Currently, 36 of the Senate’s 52 members and 77 of the House’s 122 members are Republican. Those numbers could grow in 2023.
Those who knew Bobby Cleveland best know that no one wished more that the name of Mississippi’s most prominent lake would one day change.
How tiny Oak Hill Academy in West Point — 364 students, grades K-12 — has become Mississippi’s high school golf powerhouse.
Mississippi Today is launching MT Listens, a community listening project, to double down on our commitment to uplift diverse voices.Learn More