Mississippi denies a higher percentage of its residents the right to vote because of felony convictions than any state in the country.
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COVID-19 CASES and VACCINES IN MISSISSIPPI
Last updated: April 22, 2021
new cases of the coronavirus and a total of 310,137 cases in Mississippi.
new deaths reported and a total of 7,173 deaths in Mississippi.
of total population fully vaccinated.
Lawmakers this year didn’t pass bills that would make it easier to vote in Mississippi, which has some of the nation’s strictest voting laws.
Oral arguments were held last week before the state Supreme Court on the future of the ballot initiative process.
Mississippi State moved to 26-7 overall and 9-4 in the SEC, while the No. 6 Rebels dropped to 25-9 overall and 8-5 in the league.
We’re launching a reporting project, and we need your help. We want to hear from millennial and Gen Z Mississippians about the future of our state.
There probably has never been a more anticipated Ole Miss-Mississippi State baseball series than this weekend in Starkville.
Higher education faculty and staff in Mississippi, no matter their institution or rank, are among the lowest paid in the South.