Politics

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.

State Representative Robert Foster set to announce Gubernatorial decision in Hernando

Freshman Mississippi State Representative and farmer to hold special event in hometown of Hernando to announce his decision on his Gubernatorial Bid for 2019....

OPINION: The Mob Attacks Rudolph

We can learn many wonderful lessons from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. But more than that, it is something families with young children have enjoyed for...

SALTER: Bush’s long friendship with Montgomery served Mississippi and both men well

By: Sid Salter George Herbert Walker Bush and Gillespie V. “Sonny” Montgomery were both elected to Congress on Nov. 8, 1966 and both took office...

Mississippi lawmakers announce $14.1 million USDA rural development award for New Albany wastewater plant

USDA Provides $29.4 Million in Loan & Grant Awards for Water & Wastewater Projects in State U.S. Senators Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.),...

Velesha P. Williams announces run for governor

Velesha P.  Williams has announced that she has joined the race for the Governor's seat. Williams retired as the Director of Metro Jackson Community Prevention...

Waitlisted: The Berrys: Hitting Wall After Wall

The Berrys: Hitting Wall After Wall By Joanna Holbert, Empower Mississippi Will and Jodi Berry of Sumrall are not unlike other parents when it comes to...

Medicaid EASE Initiative aims to improve access to needed services

DOM’s EASE Initiative aims to improve access to needed services for Medicaid beneficiaries Effective Jan. 1, 2019, the Mississippi Division of Medicaid (DOM) is increasing...

Wicker Names Keast as Commerce Committee Staff Director

Keast Served as Wicker’s First Chief of Staff, Has Strong Mississippi Connections U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., announced today he has selected John P. Keast...

Agriculture Commissioner Gipson Submits Comments on Regulation of Cell-Cultured Food Products

Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Andy Gipson, on behalf of the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce, submitted public comments to the United States...

State Auditor Issues $673,000 Demand Against Estate of Former Wilkinson County Chancery Clerk

State Auditor Shad White has issued a civil demand to the estate of the former Chancery Clerk of Wilkinson County, the late Thomas C....

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