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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.

SALTER: McCain’s Mississippi connections were strong, complex and at times jarring

By: Sid Salter The late Arizona Republican U.S. Sen. John McCain had more than a passing connection with Mississippi despite being best known here for...

Athletes for Espy: Senatorial candidate releases campaign video

U.S. Senate Candidate Mike Espy has released a campaign video featuring some local athletes calling for support for him in November. Espy released the video via...

Industry Leading Crop Protection Company Nufarm Locates in Greenville, Miss., Creating 68 Jobs

Crop protection company Nufarm is locating manufacturing operations in Greenville, Miss., a $20 million investment which will create 68 jobs. “As a leader in agriculture,...

SALTER: Special session promises new funding alternatives after GOP tax cuts launched

By: Sid Salter The proceeds from a new state lottery? A dedicated portion of the new online sales tax collections? A portion of gaming revenues...

2018 Promote the Vote Materials Now Available to Teachers

Promote the Vote (PTV), the Secretary of State’s comprehensive K-12 voter education program, launches this week with a new theme, partner, and implementation materials...

U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $1 Million to Support Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses in...

Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $1 million grant to the Southern...

OPINION: Will LeBron’s Investment In District Schools Be Any Different?

Sending piles of extra money to district schools, either via taxpayers or celebrities, has not produced the outcomes we’re continually promised. Real reform comes...

State Auditor Shad White Announces New Transparency Website

Today State Auditor Shad White announced the launch of a new section of the Mississippi Office of the State Auditor website dedicated to transparency....

OPINION: People Shouldn’t Be Fired For Old Tweets, But We Shouldn’t Have A Double...

The New York Times, and every other media outlet, is free to hire or fire whomever it likes. The members of the management team...

Commissioner Mike Chaney releases statement on University of Mississippi Medical Center/Blue Cross Blue Shield...

Commissioner of Insurance Mike Chaney announces that UMMC and Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi have come to an agreement on their network...

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