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AT&T workers in Mississippi, 8 other states on strike over 'unfair labor practices' - Jackson Clarion Ledger

AT&T workers in Mississippi, 8 other states on strike over 'unfair labor practices'  Jackson Clarion Ledger

More than 20000 employees for the telecommunications giant are protesting \

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:38 pm


Knight Named Interim Sheriff of Mississippi County - U.S. News & World Report

Knight Named Interim Sheriff of Mississippi County  U.S. News & World Report

ABERDEEN, Miss. (AP) — An interim sheriff is in place for a Mississippi county.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:13 pm


Paddlers Race Down the Mississippi River [VIDEO] - WJON News

Paddlers Race Down the Mississippi River [VIDEO]  WJON News

Some serious paddlers hit the Mississippi on Saturday. The 5th annual Mighty Miss Canoe Race kicked off at the Beaver Island Trailhead in St. Cloud.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:42 pm


Illinois county slows wind farm plan along Mississippi River - Raleigh News & Observer

Illinois county slows wind farm plan along Mississippi River  Raleigh News & Observer

A southern Illinois county repealed an ordinance that would enable the construction of wind farms, stalling a proposal to build 50 turbines along the Mississippi ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:00 pm


Mississippi community college expands flagship campus - Houston Chronicle

Mississippi community college expands flagship campus  Houston Chronicle

PERKINSTON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is expanding its flagship Perkinston campus. WLOX-TV reports the college is building a ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:53 pm


Mississippi man charged with burglarizing house of God - Magnolia State Live - Magnolia State Live

Mississippi man charged with burglarizing house of God - Magnolia State Live  Magnolia State Live

Adams County Sheriff's Office deputies have charged a man with burglary of a church after they said he admitted to breaking into a church on Cranfield Road on ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:03 pm


'I thought she was going to die': Parents separated from children after Mississippi ICE raids - USA TODAY

'I thought she was going to die': Parents separated from children after Mississippi ICE raids  USA TODAY

More than two weeks after massive ICE raids in Mississippi, multiple parents of young children remain in detention.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:43 pm


#7 Days Until Mississippi State Football: Marcus Murphy - For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

#7 Days Until Mississippi State Football: Marcus Murphy  For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

The 2019 Mississippi State football season begins one week from today! The Bulldogs will be playing Louisiana next Saturday at 11 a.m. CT at Mercedes-Benz ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:27 pm


Meet the USS Mississippi: The World's First Guided Missile Battleship - The National Interest Online

Meet the USS Mississippi: The World's First Guided Missile Battleship  The National Interest Online

The world's first guided-missile battleship could trace its origins, oddly enough, to a failed Congressional attempt to limit the size and cost of battleships. In 1904 ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


4 more Mississippi counties eligible for relief from February storms - KTVE - myarklamiss.com

4 more Mississippi counties eligible for relief from February storms  KTVE - myarklamiss.com

PEARL, Miss. (AP) — (8/24/19) Four more counties in Mississippi have become eligible for public assistance for debris removal, road repairs and other storm ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 10:03 am


Mississippi ready to rebound following NCAA sanctions - Sumter Item

Mississippi ready to rebound following NCAA sanctions  Sumter Item

OXFORD, Miss. - Mississippi coach Matt Luke is thrilled to have a full scholarship allotment and the opportunity to qualify for a bowl after a two-year postseason ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 10:00 am


Many causes, many concerns in a city battling homelessness - Mississippi Business Journal

Many causes, many concerns in a city battling homelessness  Mississippi Business Journal

William Jeffrey Crane, known among homeless people as Turtle, wasn't always homeless. Though his memory is faulty, he remembers living with his mom in ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:29 am


Class 6A Horn Lake falls to 5A West Point in battle of defending Mississippi state football champs - The Commercial Appeal

Class 6A Horn Lake falls to 5A West Point in battle of defending Mississippi state football champs  The Commercial Appeal

West Point emerged victorious in the battle between the defending MHSAA Class 6A and Class 5A state champs.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:32 am


Former Oxford police officer accused of killing Mississippi mother transferred to different jail - FOX13 Memphis

Former Oxford police officer accused of killing Mississippi mother transferred to different jail  FOX13 Memphis

A former Oxford police officer accused of killing a local mother has transferred to another jail.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:05 am


Remembering Hurricane Camille 50 Years Later | Mississippi News - U.S. News & World Report

Remembering Hurricane Camille 50 Years Later | Mississippi News  U.S. News & World Report

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Hurricanes Camille and Katrina were as different as night and day, yet those who lived through both storms say the two were similar in ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:01 am


Customer service rep in Mississippi saves Michigan man - Biloxi Sun Herald

Customer service rep in Mississippi saves Michigan man  Biloxi Sun Herald

Kimberly Williams is used to all kinds of phone calls. She is, after all, a customer *service* representative for a cable company. But the call on this Tuesday ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:01 am


Jenista’s homer leads Mississippi to 3-2 win over Biloxi - Fresno Bee

Jenista’s homer leads Mississippi to 3-2 win over Biloxi  Fresno Bee

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) -- Greyson Jenista hit a solo home run in the ninth inning, leading the Mississippi Braves to a 3-2 win over the Biloxi Shuckers on Friday.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:15 am


Mississippi casinos gear up for year two of sports betting and football season - WDAM

Mississippi casinos gear up for year two of sports betting and football season  WDAM

Year two of sports betting in Mississippi is just getting started. And it comes just as football season is gearing up for kick-off.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:58 am


Mississippi man dies after falling in Snake River in Wyoming - Magnolia State Live - Magnolia State Live

Mississippi man dies after falling in Snake River in Wyoming - Magnolia State Live  Magnolia State Live

Authorities say a man died after the fishing boat he was in flipped on the Snake River in northwest Wyoming. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:52 am


Mississippi hotel owner charged with stealing luggage from Memphis airport - WREG NewsChannel 3

Mississippi hotel owner charged with stealing luggage from Memphis airport  WREG NewsChannel 3

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A prominent Mississippi businessman is facing serious charges after he admitted to stealing luggage from the Memphis airport.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:21 pm


Clarion Ledger: Mississippi prof, who went to school with Brett Kavanaugh, sues HuffPost - Mississippi Today

Clarion Ledger: Mississippi prof, who went to school with Brett Kavanaugh, sues HuffPost  Mississippi Today

A Mississippi man has filed a lawsuit against HuffPost alleging defamation. CLARION LEDGER: A Gulfport professor and advocate is suing the national news ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:00 pm


Stripper, pastor team to help migrants caught up in Mississippi ICE raids - KXAN.com

Stripper, pastor team to help migrants caught up in Mississippi ICE raids  KXAN.com

Two professionals from two very different kinds of worlds are coming together to help families affected by the ICE raids in Mississippi.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:28 pm


Republicans battle for conservative support ahead of Mississippi runoff this month - Fox News

Republicans battle for conservative support ahead of Mississippi runoff this month  Fox News

JACKSON, Miss. -- In Mississippi's GOP gubernatorial runoff, it's a battle over who can claim to be the truest conservative. Ahead of next week's election, the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:31 pm


LIVE UPDATES: High School Football in South Mississippi - Biloxi Sun Herald

LIVE UPDATES: High School Football in South Mississippi  Biloxi Sun Herald

High School football scores, live updates for the MS Coast, South Mississippi. Teams include Biloxi MS, Gulfport, Ocean Springs, Pascagoula, Moss Point, ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:50 pm


Excitement grows as the $93 million Mississippi Aquarium inches towards completion - gulflive.com

Excitement grows as the $93 million Mississippi Aquarium inches towards completion  gulflive.com

As the clock ticks down to the completion of the $93 million Mississippi Aquarium in Gulfport, aquarium officials plan to announce the official opening date at the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:14 pm


Mississippi toddler hot car death details released - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi toddler hot car death details released  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The Booneville Police Dept. will present the case to the next Prentiss County Grand Jury.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:24 pm


Mississippi State placed on 3 years’ probation by NCAA - WREG NewsChannel 3

Mississippi State placed on 3 years’ probation by NCAA  WREG NewsChannel 3

Mississippi State has received three years' probation from the NCAA after an investigation.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:05 pm


Former Mississippi officer moved to another jail after photo posted online - WREG NewsChannel 3

Former Mississippi officer moved to another jail after photo posted online  WREG NewsChannel 3

A former Mississippi police officer accused of killing a woman is being moved to another jail after a picture posted online showed him unguarded outside his cell.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:39 pm


Focused on Mississippi: Rodney after the flood - WJTV

Focused on Mississippi: Rodney after the flood  WJTV

(Jefferson County MS)- Rodney was once an important Mississippi River Port about halfway in between Vicksburg and Natchez- the river right at the foot of town.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:28 pm


#8 Days Until Mississippi State Football: Kylin Hill - For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

#8 Days Until Mississippi State Football: Kylin Hill  For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

The Mississippi State football team begins the 2019 season in just over a week, as the Bulldogs take on Louisiana in eight days in New Orleans at The ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:04 pm


C Spire CTO Carla Lewis named one of Mississippi’s most influential African Americans - Jackson Clarion Ledger

C Spire CTO Carla Lewis named one of Mississippi’s most influential African Americans  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Carla Lewis, chief technology officer for C Spire, a Mississippi-based diversified telecommunications and technology services company, has been named one of ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:14 pm


Mississippi State: Who to follow? - For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

Mississippi State: Who to follow?  For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

If you are a fellow twitter-er than you will need to follow the right people, and we are here to help you point you in the right direction.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:00 pm


California man expected in Mississippi to face federal charges - WTVA

California man expected in Mississippi to face federal charges  WTVA

A California man is expected to face federal charges in Mississippi next week.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:31 pm


Pirate ship on the Mississippi River rents for $300 on Airbnb - New York Post

Pirate ship on the Mississippi River rents for $300 on Airbnb  New York Post

Jack Sparrow and Captain Hook may be fictional pirates, but travelers looking for a real-life adventure on the high seas now have a quirky stay at their disposal.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:09 pm


Greetings from President Grant - Mississippi State Newsroom

Greetings from President Grant  Mississippi State Newsroom

Ulysses S. Grant, performed by interpreter Curt Fields, gives a high five to Donald Shaffer, associate professor of English and director of MSU's African American ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:00 pm


Challenging Opener for Mississippi State Commit Will Rogers - 247Sports

Challenging Opener for Mississippi State Commit Will Rogers  247Sports

Last weekend 2020 Mississippi State commit Will Rogers and his Brandon High School got to face a different opponent via a jamboree setting.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:50 pm


Mississippi teacher in explicit video no longer employed - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi teacher in explicit video no longer employed  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The teacher was not identified by the school district.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:20 pm


Mississippi runoff in-person absentee voting ends Saturday - WREG NewsChannel 3

Mississippi runoff in-person absentee voting ends Saturday  WREG NewsChannel 3

Saturday is the deadline for people to cast in-person absentee ballots for Mississippi runoff elections.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


Mississippi high school football scores for Aug. 22-23 - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi high school football scores for Aug. 22-23  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Following is a list of scores for high school football games in the state of Mississippi for Thursday and Friday, Aug. 22-23.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:10 am


Low pay contributes to staffing problems at Mississippi prisons - WLBT

Low pay contributes to staffing problems at Mississippi prisons  WLBT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Our partners at Investigate TV uncovered alarming staff shortages at prisons across the country. The most significant was in ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:47 am


Lawsuit: Ambulance wait a factor in Mississippi mom's death - WAPT Jackson

Lawsuit: Ambulance wait a factor in Mississippi mom's death  WAPT Jackson

Family members of a Mississippi woman who went into cardiac arrest and died after waiting about an hour for an ambulance are suing the county, city and ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:26 am


Mississippi woman, 23, killed in I-22 crash with tractor-trailer in Walker County - AL.com

Mississippi woman, 23, killed in I-22 crash with tractor-trailer in Walker County  AL.com

A 23-year-old woman was killed Thursday in a crash on I-22 in Walker County, Alabama State Troopers said. Scottie Cheyanne Logan, of Hamilton, Mississippi, ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:10 pm


Mayor: Mississippi police did shoot 8 dogs at animal shelter. But it was legal and humane. - Hattiesburg American

Mayor: Mississippi police did shoot 8 dogs at animal shelter. But it was legal and humane.  Hattiesburg American

A woman is accusing Columbia police of shooting animals at the shelter instead of humanely euthanizing them. Police say what they did was humane and legal.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:22 pm


Jim Hood says the Republican debates were 'too short'. He's calling for at least 3 longer ones. - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Jim Hood says the Republican debates were 'too short'. He's calling for at least 3 longer ones.  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Democratic Mississippi gubernatorial candidate Jim Hood has called for a series of debates ahead of the November election.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:04 pm


Mississippi professor, who went to Georgetown Prep with Brett Kavanaugh, sues HuffPost | TheHill - The Hill

Mississippi professor, who went to Georgetown Prep with Brett Kavanaugh, sues HuffPost | TheHill  The Hill

A Mississippi man is suing HuffPost on defamation allegations because of an article the news website published last year accusing the man of helping to supply ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:43 pm


Tommy Stevens named Mississippi State starting QB. Here's why. - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Tommy Stevens named Mississippi State starting QB. Here's why.  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The Mississippi State quarterback competition is over. Former Penn State QB Tommy Stevens is the guy.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:08 pm


'Toxic, stagnant, nasty water': Mississippi River Commission hears about flooding concerns from the Delta to Gulf Coast - Mississippi Today

'Toxic, stagnant, nasty water': Mississippi River Commission hears about flooding concerns from the Delta to Gulf Coast  Mississippi Today

Months of backwater flooding in the Delta and the deaths of marine wildlife in the Gulf were the focus of the commission's annual low-water inspection.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 6:13 pm


Preseason Mississippi All-State Football Teams presented by Suddenlink by Altice - MaxPreps

Preseason Mississippi All-State Football Teams presented by Suddenlink by Altice  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - Horn Lake, Olive Branch, Southaven have multiple players on squad.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 5:03 pm


T-Pain to headline MSU's Bulldog Bash in downtown Starkville - Mississippi State Newsroom

T-Pain to headline MSU's Bulldog Bash in downtown Starkville  Mississippi State Newsroom

Grammy Award-winning rapper T-Pain will headline the Mississippi State Student Association's 20th annual Bulldog Bash.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:35 pm


Reports: Mississippi State player arrested for multiple offenses - Saturday Down South

Reports: Mississippi State player arrested for multiple offenses  Saturday Down South

A backup offensive lineman at Mississippi State is facing legal issues following a reported traffic stop where he was arrested for speeding and driving with a ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:21 pm


Mississippi prof, who went to Georgetown Prep with Brett Kavanaugh, sues HuffPost - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi prof, who went to Georgetown Prep with Brett Kavanaugh, sues HuffPost  Jackson Clarion Ledger

A Gulfport professor and advocate is suing the national news website HuffPost alleging defamation involving a September 2018 story on U.S. Supreme Court ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:59 pm


Boil water notice issued for Mississippi city - WREG NewsChannel 3

Boil water notice issued for Mississippi city  WREG NewsChannel 3

The city of Starkville is under a boil water notice until further notice due to a major pipe repair.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:21 am


How Mississippi, where chicken is a multi-billion dollar business, repeatedly balked at getting tougher on illegal immigration - Mississippi Today

How Mississippi, where chicken is a multi-billion dollar business, repeatedly balked at getting tougher on illegal immigration  Mississippi Today

State leaders applauded recent federal immigration raids in Mississippi. But in the past decade several measures to toughen state immigration laws have failed ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:00 am


Reggie Bush? Nick Chubb? Mississippi State running backs make lofty comparisons - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Reggie Bush? Nick Chubb? Mississippi State running backs make lofty comparisons  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi State's running backs didn't shy away from comparing their teammates to big-time players, including Nick Chubb.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 10:19 am


Tarpon fishing in Mississippi? Yes, it's a thing and there's a new state record. - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Tarpon fishing in Mississippi? Yes, it's a thing and there's a new state record.  Jackson Clarion Ledger

'It was like reeling in a Volkswagen.' Tarpon offer big fight and fun in Mississippi.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:00 am


Reeves and Waller talk Medicaid, roads and conservatism in sleepy GOP runoff debate - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Reeves and Waller talk Medicaid, roads and conservatism in sleepy GOP runoff debate  Jackson Clarion Ledger

After trading barbs on the campaign trail and in television ads in recent days, GOP gubernatorial runoff candidates Bill Waller Jr. and Tate Reeves took a more ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:15 am


Indictments of workers mount after the Mississippi immigration raids, but no employers have been charged - CNN

Indictments of workers mount after the Mississippi immigration raids, but no employers have been charged  CNN

As federal indictments stack up against dozens of undocumented immigrants rounded up in workplace raids in Mississippi, no charges have been filed against ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:13 am


South Mississippi Strong: Local businesswoman inspires community and Gulf Coast - WLOX

South Mississippi Strong: Local businesswoman inspires community and Gulf Coast  WLOX

Nikki Moon has been in the tourism and hospitality business for over 40 years. She is the owner of the Bay Town Inn, President of the Hancock County Chamber ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:02 am


Student in custody in Mississippi after bringing weapon to campus - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Student in custody in Mississippi after bringing weapon to campus  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The type of weapon found was not released and the student was not identified.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:42 pm


Sheriff in Mississippi resigns after losing party primary - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Sheriff in Mississippi resigns after losing party primary  Jackson Clarion Ledger

A sheriff has resigned in northern Mississippi, two weeks after he was defeated in a party primary.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:48 am


Predictions for this week's biggest Mississippi high school football games - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Predictions for this week's biggest Mississippi high school football games  Jackson Clarion Ledger

It's the first week of the high school football season and fans will be treated to some truly intriguing matchups. From state title game rematches, to meetings ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:45 am


Violent, ongoing hell: Mississippi prisons may be worse than Alabama's. Will DOJ step in? - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Violent, ongoing hell: Mississippi prisons may be worse than Alabama's. Will DOJ step in?  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Alabama's prisons are so bad, they violate guarantees against cruel and unusual punishment. Mississippi's prisons may be as bad, or even worse.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:35 am


Mississippi State guard Jordan Danberry granted another year of eligibility - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi State guard Jordan Danberry granted another year of eligibility  Jackson Clarion Ledger

STARKVILLE – When Jordan Danberry walked off the court at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon, after Mississippi State lost to Oregon in the Elite Eight in ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:31 am


UPDATE: Mississippi lawmaker Douglas McLeod found not guilty of domestic violence - Jackson Clarion Ledger

UPDATE: Mississippi lawmaker Douglas McLeod found not guilty of domestic violence  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi Rep. Douglas McLeod was found not guilty of domestic violence Tuesday, after his wife unexpectedly took the stand and testified on his behalf.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:18 pm


Fortnite obsession: Mississippi ranks No. 1 in nation - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Fortnite obsession: Mississippi ranks No. 1 in nation  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Did your child stay inside all summer playing Fortnite? Turns out they aren't alone. According to a recent study, Mississippi is the "Number #1 Fortnite obsessed ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:53 pm


'The hand we're dealt': How Mississippi State does more with less in recruiting - Jackson Clarion Ledger

'The hand we're dealt': How Mississippi State does more with less in recruiting  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The Mississippi State football program ranked nearly dead-last in money spent on recruiting. This is how they're winning on and off the field anyway.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:30 pm


Mississippi lawmaker calls for investigation after video of traffic stop goes viral - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi lawmaker calls for investigation after video of traffic stop goes viral  Jackson Clarion Ledger

A Mississippi lawmaker is calling for an investigation into a July traffic stop arrest after video of a highway patrol trooper slamming the head of a man against a ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:22 pm


Mississippi governor's election: A case for Bill Waller - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi governor's election: A case for Bill Waller  Jackson Clarion Ledger

'This integrity matters and it provides a significant reason to cast your ballot for Waller.'

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:00 am


NAACP: Mississippi sheriff apologizes for racist text - WREG NewsChannel 3

NAACP: Mississippi sheriff apologizes for racist text  WREG NewsChannel 3

A Mississippi NAACP chapter leader says a sheriff has apologized for recently discovered racist remarks.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:38 am


Mississippi comedian Rita Brent is taking her talents to the Big Apple - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi comedian Rita Brent is taking her talents to the Big Apple  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Jackson Comedian Rita Brent started her career in Jackson about six years ago. Now she plans to take her talents to New York.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:00 am


The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (final Prep) Mississippi State Football 2019 - For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (final Prep) Mississippi State Football 2019  For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

The Bulldogs are soon to be back in action down in New Orleans in less than two weeks. I'm going just to share some information, thoughts and opinions on the ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:20 pm


Mississippi ranked the most Fortnite obsessed state in the country - WDAM

Mississippi ranked the most Fortnite obsessed state in the country  WDAM

Fortnite is the most popular video in every single state with over 250 million registered accounts.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:29 pm


'Ticking time bomb': Violence surges amid guard shortage, lockdown at Mississippi prison - USA TODAY

'Ticking time bomb': Violence surges amid guard shortage, lockdown at Mississippi prison  USA TODAY

As a lockdown at this Mississippi prison enters its seventh month, violence is rampant. It's "not a sustainable situation," ACLU official says. Others agree.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 7:47 pm


A Mississippi church counts its missing after ICE raids - Los Angeles Times

A Mississippi church counts its missing after ICE raids  Los Angeles Times

After the massive immigration raids in Mississippi, Father Roberto Mena has lost nearly half of his parishioners at his churches in the small rural towns of Forest ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:32 pm


Andy Ogletree makes Mississippi golf history - Mississippi Today

Andy Ogletree makes Mississippi golf history  Mississippi Today

Sunday, 21-year-old Andy Ogletree, a grocer's son from the tiny community of Little Rock in Newton County, became the first Mississippian to win the United ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:30 pm


2019 Preseason Super 10: Who are the top Mississippi high school football teams? - Jackson Clarion Ledger

2019 Preseason Super 10: Who are the top Mississippi high school football teams?  Jackson Clarion Ledger

High school football season officially kicks off Friday, which means it's time to unveil the Clarion Ledger's Preseason Super 10 rankings. This year's preseason ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:06 am


Mississippi State has 'high ceiling and a low floor,' SEC football coach says - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi State has 'high ceiling and a low floor,' SEC football coach says  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Here's what SEC coaches think of Mississippi State and Joe Moorhead heading into the college football season, according to an Athlon Sports article.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:21 am


After ICE - Slate

After ICE  Slate

FOREST, Mississippi—A single mother called a neighbor on the morning of Aug. 7, as federal immigration agents stormed the rural Mississippi chicken plant ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 11:00 pm


Mississippi State football: Joe Moorhead 'kind of has an idea' on starting quarterback - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi State football: Joe Moorhead 'kind of has an idea' on starting quarterback  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi State is less than two weeks away from starting the 2019 season. Here is where the team stands.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 12:35 pm


How to pay the rent? ICE raids leave Mississippi community jobless and scared - Jackson Clarion Ledger

How to pay the rent? ICE raids leave Mississippi community jobless and scared  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Families affected by immigration raids went to St. Anne Catholic Church in Carthage Saturday to pick up food and water.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 8:43 pm


More than 40 charged in federal court from Mississippi ICE raid, but no company officials - USA TODAY

More than 40 charged in federal court from Mississippi ICE raid, but no company officials  USA TODAY

So far, more than 40 arrest warrants have been filed in federal court resulting from the Aug. 7 immigration raid.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 6:58 pm


SEC football: 3 Mississippi State true freshmen who could get serious playing time - Jackson Clarion Ledger

SEC football: 3 Mississippi State true freshmen who could get serious playing time  Jackson Clarion Ledger

These *fresh* faces in maroon and white could see the field quite a bit this season for Mississippi State.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 10:13 am


Months Of Flooding On Mississippi River Marooned Midwest Trade - NPR

Months Of Flooding On Mississippi River Marooned Midwest Trade  NPR

Long-term flooding along major waterways stranded barges up and down the Mississippi River this summer and caused havoc with river transportation and the ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Study: Mississippi ranked worst state to have a baby - WLBT

Study: Mississippi ranked worst state to have a baby  WLBT

Mississippi was ranked the worst state to have a baby but there are steps being taken to try and improve the statistics.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Mississippi Plants Knowingly Hired Undocumented Workers, ICE Says - The New York Times

Mississippi Plants Knowingly Hired Undocumented Workers, ICE Says  The New York Times

Federal immigration officials believe that the companies targeted in raids at poultry plants across Mississippi last week knowingly hired undocumented ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 5:00 am


Mississippi school kids show more gains on state tests - Mississippi Today

Mississippi school kids show more gains on state tests  Mississippi Today

Mississippi students continue to improve on state tests, the Mississippi Department of Education announced Thursday. The department released the 2018-19 ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke coming to Mississippi after ICE raids - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke coming to Mississippi after ICE raids  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The Democratic candidate for U.S. president is resuming his campaign following a mass shooting in his hometown.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


White Mississippi sheriff calls lawmaker ‘worse than a black person’ in text - USA TODAY

White Mississippi sheriff calls lawmaker ‘worse than a black person’ in text  USA TODAY

White Mississippi Sheriff Jim Johnson made a racist remark in a text message, a public records request by a local newspaper reveals.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Citizens line up for Mississippi jobs but fear the impact of ICE raids - The Washington Post

Citizens line up for Mississippi jobs but fear the impact of ICE raids  The Washington Post

FOREST, Miss. — More than 100 workers attended a job fair Monday morning in this rural Mississippi town to apply for positions made available, in part, by the ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 6:23 pm


Advocates Lend A Helping Hand To Mississippi Families Caught Up In ICE Raids - NPR

Advocates Lend A Helping Hand To Mississippi Families Caught Up In ICE Raids  NPR

After last week's ICE raids at poultry plants, families in Carthage, Miss., try to navigate a path forward with the help of a local church, immigration lawyers and ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Advocates Scramble To Help Mississippi Families Caught Up In ICE Raids - NPR

Advocates Scramble To Help Mississippi Families Caught Up In ICE Raids  NPR

In the town of Carthage, Miss., immigrant families are trying to navigate a path forward after last week's ICE raids at poultry plants.

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Mississippi Food Processing Company Is Looking For Workers After ICE Raids - NPR

Mississippi Food Processing Company Is Looking For Workers After ICE Raids  NPR

In the wake of immigration raids that resulted in nearly 700 people being arrested, Mississippi held a job fair to hire more workers for food processors on ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Their parents were taken in Mississippi immigration raids. For these kids, the trauma is just beginning - CNN

Their parents were taken in Mississippi immigration raids. For these kids, the trauma is just beginning  CNN

These are the children of Mississippi towns. They are teenagers and toddlers. And days after immigration raids hit seven food processing plants in the area, ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Mississippi Communities Still In Shock Following ICE Raids And Arrests - NPR

Mississippi Communities Still In Shock Following ICE Raids And Arrests  NPR

Families, businesses and community leaders continue to grapple with the massive immigration raids that hit Mississippi this week.

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


680 undocumented immigrants are arrested in Mississippi - CNN

680 undocumented immigrants are arrested in Mississippi  CNN

US immigration authorities have detained some 680 undocumented immigrants in what a federal prosecutor described as a record-setting operation.

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Large ICE Raids In Mississippi - NPR

Large ICE Raids In Mississippi  NPR

NPR's Rachel Martin talks with Jeff Amy of The Associated Press about the large federal immigration raids in Mississippi.

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Largest US immigration raids in a decade net 680 arrests - The Associated Press

Largest US immigration raids in a decade net 680 arrests  The Associated Press

MORTON, Miss. (AP) — U.S. immigration officials raided seven Mississippi chicken processing plants Wednesday, arresting 680 mostly Latino workers in the ...

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Could Democrats Take The Governor’s Mansion In Mississippi? - FiveThirtyEight

Could Democrats Take The Governor’s Mansion In Mississippi?  FiveThirtyEight

Although the state is firmly Republican, Democrats may have an outside shot of winning.

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Follow Mississippi's 2019 candidates for statewide office - Mississippi Today

Follow Mississippi's 2019 candidates for statewide office  Mississippi Today

Follow all of the candidates for statewide office in Mississippi's 2019 election on Twitter.

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am








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