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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

September revenue reports are out and over 5% above the sine die estimate

Total revenue collections for the month of September FY 2019 are $27,598,696 or 5.63% above the sine die revenue estimate. Fiscal YTD revenue collections...

SALTER: Reeves, Hood gubernatorial matchup will be an old school political street brawl

By: Sid Salter A 2019 gubernatorial battle between incumbent Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves of Rankin County and incumbent Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood of...

Mississippi ranks in Top 10 States for Doing Business

According to Area Development, an online magazine forum, Mississippi and many other Southern states like Georgia, Texas and Alabama. One common denominator among all of...

SALTER: Tweets, posts and video: How much does social media impact election outcomes?

By: Sid Salter In the old days, a long drive on a state highway through stretches of rural Mississippi were a reasonably reliable barometer of...

BREAKING – Trump’s rescheduled rally for Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith next Tuesday 10/2 in Desoto...

President Trump has rescheduled his rally event to endorse Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith for Tuesday, October 2. This time, in Desoto County. “I am honored that...

Automotive Service Equipment Manufacturer Hunter Engineering Growing in Durant, Miss., Creating 60 Jobs

Automotive service equipment manufacturer Hunter Engineering is expanding operations in Durant, Miss. The project is an $8 million corporate investment and creates 60 jobs. “Hunter...

Early results of legalized sports betting in Mississippi are positive

The legalization of sports betting in Mississippi seems to be moving in a positive direction. It all started in New Jersey, when the state won...

OPINION: Time Is Right to Bridge the Digital Divide in Mississippi

By: Mike McCormick, Mississippi Farm Bureau President Rural broadband is a critical pathway to global markets for agriculture and other industries. Farmers and ranchers depend...

OPINION: Choice Produces Better Student Outcomes Than Tight Government Regulations

The first public charter school opened in Mississippi more than two decades after our nation’s first charter school welcomed students in Minnesota. Today, five...

SALTER: McDaniel’s ‘Morning Joe’ comments missed the point of our state’s fiscal realities

By: Sid Salter The so-called “jungle primary” to choose a successor to retired Republican Mississippi U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran took a truly strange turn in...

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