Transportation Commission awards lottery proceeds

The Mississippi Transportation Commission this week awarded the first seven pavement restoration projects funded by lottery proceeds. “MDOT is so appreciative of the legislature for...

Hyde-Smith honors fallen Mississippi officers in Police Week tribute

Miss. Senator Commends All Law Enforcement for Dedication, Bravery U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) today issued a statement commemorating Mississippi police officers who died in...

OP-ED: Speed up Mississippi

By: Todd “Ike” Kiefer The current Coronavirus crisis reveals how desperately Mississippi needs universal access to distance learning and telemedicine (DLT). We are a very...

Jackie Turner talks unemployment claims during COVID-19 pandemic with Y’all Politics

Executive Director Jackie Turner of the Mississippi Department of Employment Security spoke with Y'all Politics about the current state of MDES and massive amount...

SALTER: Gubernatorial powers changed little since adoption of the state’s 1890 constitution

By: Sid Salter So a Mississippi governor and the state’s Legislature disagree over constitutional powers and responsibilities when it comes to how the state utilizes...

Jackson Mayor implements city wide curfew amidst businesses reopening

Jackson Mayor Chokwe Lumumba implemented a city wide curfew during his Tuesday press conference. This decision comes in tandem with businesses reopening on May...

Mississippi Public Service Commission Holds May Docket Meeting

Short-term Extension of Disconnection Moratorium; Temporary Rate Reduction for Entergy Customers The Mississippi Public Service Commission conducted the monthly docket meeting Tuesday to discuss pending...

Atmos Energy Salutes Health Care Heroes of Safety

America’s entire health care system is working tirelessly to address the unprecedented demands of the COVID-19 pandemic. Nurses, doctors, paramedics, hospital administrators and laboratory...

Mississippi takes anticipated hit as April Revenue numbers come in

As anticipated due to the COVID-19 pandemic, revenues were drastically down for April 2020. Total revenue collections for the month of April FY 2020 are...

Appalachian Regional Commission Announces $3.75 Million for Emergency Business Response Assistance Program to be...

Program Will Strengthen Lending for Appalachia’s Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19 Crisis Today, the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) announced a $3.75 million grant to Appalachian Community Capital (ACC) for...

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