Mississippi doesn’t have the most COVID deaths, but its death rate of 315/100k is highest due to its impact on a population of less than three million.
The Mississippi economy is projected to grow during the current fiscal year at its fastest pace since 1994.
The lieutenant governor and House speaker have asked the governor to call a special session for medical marijuana and COVID-19 purposes.
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Bless and comfort those who have lost loved ones to this horrible pandemic.
How does it feel to represent your country before a world-wide audience of millions in the Ryder Cup? Jim Gallagher Jr. of Greenwood knows.
Cities and counties could “opt out” of medical marijuana, but voters could opt back in. The plan would allow for smoking of marijuana.
This is the first time proficiency levels dropped since these state tests were first administered in 2016.
Agents arrested a Mississippi probation officer Wednesday on two counts of embezzlement — another example of corruption within the Department of Corrections.
Pfizer announced its COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective for children ages 5-11, meaning it could be approved for children as early as the end of October.
Like COVID, Tate’s terrible interview with Jake Tapper can cause a “lagging indicator.”
Pressed by CNN host Jake Tapper on the state’s soaring pandemic death toll, Gov. Tate Reeves pivoted to politics, referring to dead Mississippians as “lagging indicators.”
Unvaccinated district employees will not receive paid leave if they contract the virus.
New Albany is one of five communities in Mississippi we’re focusing on for MT Listens, our community listening project.