Packed Mississippi college baseball stadiums do not appear to impact stats on COVID spread

Since lifting capacity restrictions on outdoor events, Mississippi's COVID numbers have gone down and stayed down. Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves lifted the state's COVID-19 mask...

Initiative could legalize cannabis and hemp for all Mississippians

A ballot initiative has been filed by a doctor who previously faced drug charges related to the use and cultivation of marijuana.  Ballot initiative 77,...

HYDE-SMITH & SKOP: The Biden administration puts the abortion industry before the health of...

By Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith & Ingrid Skop  The Biden-Harris administration is putting the health and safety of women at risk to advance its extreme abortion agenda. The Food...

Wicker Leads Effort to Revitalize Nation’s Shipyards

Navy Infrastructure Needs a Boost from Congress America is home to some of the finest shipbuilders in the world. This industry is becoming increasingly vital...

Job numbers miss the mark with only 266,000 added in April

According to Wall Street expectations, the U.S. hiring markets "sharply" missed the mark with employment additions in April. While unemployment rates are still well below...

MCRAE: Expanding ABLE

Expanding ABLE by Treasurer David McRae The uncertainty of the last year has underscored the need for financial safety nets, which is perhaps why a majority...

Support Grows for SHIPYARD Act

Legislation Would Dedicate $25 Billion to U.S. Navy’s Shipbuilding Infrastructure Last week, U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., introduced the SHIPYARD Act of 2021, which would...

Treasurer McRae Tops $100M in Gains for Mississippi

David McRae today announced the state has topped $100 million in interest earnings and portfolio asset gains since he took the helm as Mississippi...

Auditor Arrests Two Biloxi Public Schools Employees for Fraud and Embezzlement

Today, State Auditor Shad White announced Special Agents from his office have arrested Michael Ludlow and Mickey Bellande, Jr. after both were indicted for...

Tourism is Mississippi’s 4th largest industry. Its vitality is key to state’s continued economic...

This week is National Travel and Tourism Week. To discuss the impact of tourism in Mississippi, Danielle Morgan with the Greenwood Convention and Visitors...

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