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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.

Snyder puts to rests unfounded rumors of Medicaid expansion

Wednesday at the Capitol, the House Medicaid committee was addressed by Executive Director of Medicaid, Drew Snyder. The meeting was intended to give a...

SALTER: The late Ed Perry was a jovial, intensely loyal force of nature in...

By: Sid Salter State Rep. Felix Edwin “Stump” Perry was one of the most effective legislators in the long history of the Mississippi House, but...

Auditor Issues Embezzlement Demand to Former Mississippi Board of Animal Health Employee

Today Special Agents from the Office of State Auditor Shad White delivered a demand for alleged embezzlement to Chris Smith, former Director of Accounting...

Rural Broadband bill passes Senate and heads to the Governor

On Wednesday the Mississippi Senate passed HB 366, the Rural Broadband bill, by an unanimous vote. The bill was created to provide co-ops with the...

OPINION: Conservative Organizations Oppose Renewal Of Administrative Forfeiture

Numerous conservative organizations sent a letter to Gov. Phil Bryant, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, and Speaker Philip Gunn yesterday asking leadership to oppose reinstatement...

MDOT announces funding for 163 emergency road and bridge repair fund projects

On Tuesday, the Mississippi Department of Transportation announced funding for 163 emergency road and bridge repair projects. The Mississippi Transportation Commission on Tuesday announced funding...

OPINION: Facts are on side of a cigarette tax increase

By: Dr. Michael Mansour, President, Mississippi State Medical Association A recent Y'all Politics opinion, “Cigarette smuggling would leap if big tax hike proposal adopted,” (submitted...

Sanderson Farms Championship receives stand-alone date on PGA tour schedule

Mississippi's largest professional sporting event to be played September 16-22, 2019   At a press conference held Tuesday at The Country Club of Jackson, the...

SALTER: History salvaged: Book preserves state’s reaction to ‘integrate at once’ court order

By: Sid Salter School desegregation in Mississippi was a tough, messy and often a very dangerous business. None knew those truths better than the white and...

There could be legal protection for your K9 companion in a domestic dispute #billoftheday

In any domestic dispute the first priority is to make sure all people, especially children, involved are taken care of. Once that is settled,...

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