WJTV – No sales tax on Mississippi lottery tickets

Sen. Wicker chairs Data Privacy hearing

 

WTOK – Fetal heartbeat abortion bill advances to Mississippi House

The House Public Health Committee Wednesday amended and passed Senate Bill 2116, which would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected, about six weeks into pregnancy.

The bill moves to the full House for debate another day.

Similar bills are being considered in other states, including Tennessee.

State Sen. McDaniel says he will announce intentions for 2019 today

Gov. Bryant tours tornado damage

 

WJTV – Nearly 300 Mississippi native troops come home from duty

MS Republican Congressman push back against House Democrats’ efforts to limit 2nd Amendment 

 

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN – Deborah Delgado enters state Senate race: ‘She is the right person for this time’

Hattiesburg Ward 2 Councilwoman Deborah Delgado announced she is running for Mississippi Senate District 34 on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, at Laurel Train Depot.For 18 years Ward 2 Councilwoman Deborah Delgado has been working to make Hattiesburg a better place. Now she wants to take that experience and use it at the state level.

Delgado has thrown her hat in the state Senate ring, hoping to gain the District 34 seat, currently held by Juan Barnett. The district encompasses parts of Forrest, Jones and Jasper counties.

Introducing Delgado, a Democrat, to a small crowd that gathered Wednesday night at the Laurel Train Depot, Forrest County Supervisor Rod Woullard said Delgado “is the right person for this time” to join the Senate race.