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A classic gumbo recipe from "Mississippi Vegan" - Salon

A classic gumbo recipe from "Mississippi Vegan"  Salon

Use this recipe as a jumping-off point for a traditional gumbo or add vegetables to brighten-up the classic version.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 10:30 pm


Analysis: Mississippi abortion bills invite more litigation - Biloxi Sun Herald

Analysis: Mississippi abortion bills invite more litigation  Biloxi Sun Herald

Mississippi lawmakers acknowledge they are inviting a new court fight over banning most abortions at about six weeks into pregnancy, even as the state ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 10:00 pm


Espinoza-Hunter leads No. 5 Mississippi State over A&M 92-64 - Washington Post

Espinoza-Hunter leads No. 5 Mississippi State over A&M 92-64  Washington Post

Espinoza-Hunter scores 24 points as No. 5 Mississippi State beats Texas A&M 92-64.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 9:23 pm


For river litter experts, Mardi Gras beads a colorful reminder of plastic pollution - The Advocate

For river litter experts, Mardi Gras beads a colorful reminder of plastic pollution  The Advocate

Scientists will be scanning for colorful beads and other Mardi Gras throws that make their way into the Mississippi River after this year's Carnival season.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 8:00 pm


Rafael Palmeiro Honored by Mississippi State Once Again - 247Sports

Rafael Palmeiro Honored by Mississippi State Once Again  247Sports

Mississippi State honors Rafael Palmeiro as a Bulldog baseball legend.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 6:03 pm


Aurora shooting victim: 'He loved God, his family and Mississippi State sports' - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Aurora shooting victim: 'He loved God, his family and Mississippi State sports'  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Josh Pinkard, killed in the Aurora plant shooting, was the plant manager. He graduated from Mississippi State University and loved the Bulldogs.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 5:47 pm


Mississippi National Guard Promotes Officer to General - U.S. News & World Report

Mississippi National Guard Promotes Officer to General  U.S. News & World Report

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi National Guard has a new general, promoting Amos P. Parker from colonel.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 4:20 pm


What we learned about Mississippi State baseball after opening weekend - Jackson Clarion Ledger

What we learned about Mississippi State baseball after opening weekend  Jackson Clarion Ledger

STARKVILLE – Mississippi State hasn't lost in 2019. The Bulldogs bullied their way to a series sweep of Youngstown State at Dudy Noble Field this weekend.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 11:01 am


Strong Second Half Launches Mississippi State Past Arkansas - For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

Strong Second Half Launches Mississippi State Past Arkansas  For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — After trailing 38-32 at the break, a second half surge fueled Mississippi State to a 77-67 win over Arkansas Saturday night at Bud Walton ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 6:07 am


Some history – and future – at The New Dude - Mississippi Today

Some history – and future – at The New Dude  Mississippi Today

STARKVILLE – So much Mississippi baseball history – and so much of the future – were on display here Saturday at the new, $68 million version of Dudy Noble ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 1:02 am


Hundreds gather along the Mississippi River for the great ice fishing contest - myfox47

Hundreds gather along the Mississippi River for the great ice fishing contest  myfox47

With a break from the snow, this was a great day for the Lake City Sportsman's Club's 51st annual ice fishing contest.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 12:52 am


Mississippi Legislature Passes Bill Banning Abortion After Fetal Heartbeat Detected; Governor To Sign Into Law - The Daily Wire

Mississippi Legislature Passes Bill Banning Abortion After Fetal Heartbeat Detected; Governor To Sign Into Law  The Daily Wire

On Wednesday, the Mississippi state Senate and House of Representatives passed bills to prohibit abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detectable (between six ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 12:00 am


Mississippi beats Missouri 75-65 to win fourth straight - The Seattle Times

Mississippi beats Missouri 75-65 to win fourth straight  The Seattle Times

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi keeps finding big-time contributors on its roster as it continues to make an unexpected push up the Southeastern Conference ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 11:02 pm


Mississippi suit to cover all who lost voting rights, judge says - NBCNews.com

Mississippi suit to cover all who lost voting rights, judge says  NBCNews.com

Former Mississippi convicts who are suing to have their voting rights restored can represent everyone who falls into that category, U.S. District Judge Daniel ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 7:46 pm


Merging Mississippi school districts choose superintendent - WTOK

Merging Mississippi school districts choose superintendent  WTOK

An insider is being promoted to lead a soon-to-be-merged Mississippi Delta school district.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 7:21 pm


Mississippi ACLU director runs for attorney general as Dem - WAPT Jackson

Mississippi ACLU director runs for attorney general as Dem  WAPT Jackson

Jennifer Riley Collins made announcement on Friday.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 6:12 pm


Spring flood concerns on the Mississippi - WGEM

Spring flood concerns on the Mississippi  WGEM

Despite this cold snap after our first taste of spring weather, Spring is on it's way. But saying good bye to cold temperatures could mean flooding in the Tri-States ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 4:31 pm


Mississippi State baseball fans need to stop celebrating like Ole Miss - Maroon and White Nation

Mississippi State baseball fans need to stop celebrating like Ole Miss  Maroon and White Nation

During last night's Mississippi State baseball game, some MSU fans took to copying beer showers from Ole Miss. That needs to stop.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 2:13 pm


2 men escape from a Mississippi jail. One of them pleaded guilty to murder - CNN

2 men escape from a Mississippi jail. One of them pleaded guilty to murder  CNN

Two inmates are on the run after they escaped from a jail in Mississippi, including one who pleaded guilty to murder, authorities said.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 12:49 pm


Mississippi Strong : Jackson Prep Senior raises $600,000 to build accessible baseball fields - WLBT

Mississippi Strong : Jackson Prep Senior raises $600,000 to build accessible baseball fields  WLBT

Joseph Voynik shows why he is Mississippi Strong. The 17 year old raised more than $600000 to help build accessible baseball fields for children in the state ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 5:09 am


That time Navy submarines steamed up the Mississippi River for Mardi Gras - Task & Purpose

That time Navy submarines steamed up the Mississippi River for Mardi Gras  Task & Purpose

The subs were among a Navy contingent, including a total of six vessels and 2400 sailors, that spent Mardi Gras 1963 in the Crescent City.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 11:18 pm


Drivers without insurance are a problem in Mississippi - WJTV

Drivers without insurance are a problem in Mississippi  WJTV

Uninsured drivers are a problem on Mississippi roads. The state Insurance Commissioner is raising awareness of having uninsured motorist insurance — and ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 11:17 pm


Applications available for Mississippi Teacher Residency - WDAM

Applications available for Mississippi Teacher Residency  WDAM

JACKSON, MS (WDAM) - Applications for the new Mississippi Teacher Residency program are now available, and the Mississippi Department of Education ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 8:12 pm


10 Mississippi counties eligible for disaster funds - WDAM

10 Mississippi counties eligible for disaster funds  WDAM

Ten Mississippi counties were declared eligible for federal disaster funds.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 8:09 pm


Mississippi State's Left Field Lofts have an amazing view - MLB.com

Mississippi State's Left Field Lofts have an amazing view  MLB.com

When looking for a new apartment, there are a few questions you should ask: How much natural light is there? Does the landlord cover utilities? Is there a ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 7:42 pm


Adams Talks Mississippi State Commitment - 247Sports

Adams Talks Mississippi State Commitment  247Sports

Mississippi State continued their strong in state run for the 2020 recruiting cycle on Thursday when South Pike standout Alex Adams pledged his college ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 7:11 pm


Louisiana shipbuilder Edison Chouest subsidiary misses investment target in Mississippi, incentive deal voided - The Advocate

Louisiana shipbuilder Edison Chouest subsidiary misses investment target in Mississippi, incentive deal voided  The Advocate

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi officials say they have voided an incentive deal with Louisiana shipbuilder Edison Chouest because planned investments ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 6:36 pm


Mississippi passes 'heartbeat' abortion ban, gov. says he'll sign into law - The Christian Post

Mississippi passes 'heartbeat' abortion ban, gov. says he'll sign into law  The Christian Post

Mississippi's legislature passed a pair of bills Wednesday aimed at banning abortion at the time a baby's heartbeat is detected, which occurs as early as six ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 5:03 pm


Federal judge rules Mississippi state Senate district violates Voting Rights Act | TheHill - The Hill

Federal judge rules Mississippi state Senate district violates Voting Rights Act | TheHill  The Hill

A federal judge ruled this week that a Mississippi state Senate district violates the Voting Rights Act and needs to be redrawn before statewide elections in ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 3:38 pm


Man arrested after Mississippi furniture plant suffers third fire in 13 months - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Man arrested after Mississippi furniture plant suffers third fire in 13 months  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The fire was the third for American Furniture in 13 months. The previous two fires both occurred in 2018. Some 5000 pieces of furniture destroyed.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 3:25 pm


Once again, Mississippi hunters are No. 1 at harvesting mature deer - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Once again, Mississippi hunters are No. 1 at harvesting mature deer  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Biologist attributes deer management success to hunters.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 2:53 pm


This plane can land on the Mississippi – but keeps triggering 911 calls reporting a downed aircraft - St. Louis Post-Dispatch

This plane can land on the Mississippi – but keeps triggering 911 calls reporting a downed aircraft  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

ST. LOUIS • The same amphibious plane landing in the Mississippi River prompted St. Louis emergency crews to respond twice this week to reports of a plane ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 2:15 pm


What Mississippi State baseball lacked last year but already has in 2019 - Jackson Clarion Ledger

What Mississippi State baseball lacked last year but already has in 2019  Jackson Clarion Ledger

STARKVILE – Stadium construction, an 0-3 start and coaching chaos. Mississippi State had to deal with all of that last season. The calendar has since flipped ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 12:30 pm


The black cowboys of Mississippi – in pictures | Art and design - The Guardian

The black cowboys of Mississippi – in pictures | Art and design  The Guardian

The Delta Hill Riders and their horses are captured in the Mississippi delta.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 7:00 am


NTSB report details what caused tow boat to sink in Mississippi River, killing 2 people - FOX13 Memphis

NTSB report details what caused tow boat to sink in Mississippi River, killing 2 people  FOX13 Memphis

A report detailed new information about a tow boat that sank in the Mississippi River in 2017, killing a man and his step-son.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 6:32 am


No. 5 Mississippi State upset by Sophie Cunningham, Missouri - ESPN

No. 5 Mississippi State upset by Sophie Cunningham, Missouri  ESPN

Mississippi State didn't play like the team it is capable of being in a 75-67 loss to Missouri. And Sophie Cunningham was a big reason why.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 5:27 am


Mississippi man indicted for 2016 killing in the 7th ward - NOLA.com

Mississippi man indicted for 2016 killing in the 7th ward  NOLA.com

Drew Bourgeois, of Bay St. Louis, faces a mandatory lifetime prison sentence if convicted of murder.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 1:34 am


Push back on pay raise for Mississippi teachers - WMC

Push back on pay raise for Mississippi teachers  WMC

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - On Wednesday, February 13, there was a push back on the teacher pay raise by the Mississippi Senate. The bill would provide a $1,000 ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 1:13 am


Mississippi deer hunters greeted by bear climbing stand - WAPT Jackson

Mississippi deer hunters greeted by bear climbing stand  WAPT Jackson

Two Mississippi hunters were surprised to lay their eyes upon a black bear while deer hunting in Cleveland.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 12:32 am


Trump Organization shelves Mississippi Delta hotel projects over politics: Report - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Trump Organization shelves Mississippi Delta hotel projects over politics: Report  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The proposed four-star Scion hotel in Cleveland was expected to open by the end of the year. The hotel was originally slated to open in the fall of 2018.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 10:32 pm


Alex Adams Commits to Mississippi State - 247Sports

Alex Adams Commits to Mississippi State  247Sports

Mississippi State adds another in state talent to the 2020 recruiting class.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 10:30 pm


Why Men In Mississippi Are Still Dying Of AIDS, Despite Existing Treatments - NPR

Why Men In Mississippi Are Still Dying Of AIDS, Despite Existing Treatments  NPR

President Trump has pledged to eliminate HIV in America by 2030. But in the South, rates of HIV/AIDS among black gay and bisexual men remain stubbornly ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 9:43 pm


Five most dominant high school athletes in Mississippi history - MaxPreps

Five most dominant high school athletes in Mississippi history  MaxPreps

Football is king in Mississippi and five all-time NFL greats head the MaxPreps list of the most dominant high school athletes from the state including the NFL's ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 8:15 pm


Mississippi ACLU executive director to run for attorney general - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi ACLU executive director to run for attorney general  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The executive director of Mississippi ACLU announced plans Thursday to run for state attorney general. Jennifer Riley Collins, 53, of Clinton is the first Democrat ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 8:13 pm


Mississippi No. 1 state for flu activity, new report says - WAPT Jackson

Mississippi No. 1 state for flu activity, new report says  WAPT Jackson

A new report ranks Mississippi as the state with the most flu activity in the nation.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 7:49 pm


Dem Lt. Gov. Hopeful Voted for Abortion Ban So White Dems Don't Go Extinct - Jackson Free Press

Dem Lt. Gov. Hopeful Voted for Abortion Ban So White Dems Don't Go Extinct  Jackson Free Press

Hit with a wave of anger from his own party after he voted for a bill that essentially bans abortions after six weeks, Mississippi House Rep. Jay Hughes offered a ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 7:02 pm


She's a pro-life Christian from Miss. — and the only Republican to vote 'no' on abortion bill - Jackson Clarion Ledger

She's a pro-life Christian from Miss. — and the only Republican to vote 'no' on abortion bill  Jackson Clarion Ledger

She's a moderate conservative. She's a Christian. She's pro-life. She's one of 15 women in the Mississippi House, which has 122 members. And she's the only ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 6:36 pm


Mississippi passes bill banning abortions on babies with beating hearts - Lifesite

Mississippi passes bill banning abortions on babies with beating hearts  Lifesite

Gov. Phil Bryant will sign it to make Mississippi the 'safest place for an unborn child in America.'

Published on 14 February 2019 | 5:01 pm


US judge orders remap of a Mississippi state Senate district - Jackson Clarion Ledger

US judge orders remap of a Mississippi state Senate district  Jackson Clarion Ledger

A federal judge ruled Wednesday that one of Mississippi's 52 state Senate districts violates the Voting Rights Act because it does not give African-American ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 3:53 pm


A Mississippi man shot a Cracker Barrel employee - WTOK

A Mississippi man shot a Cracker Barrel employee  WTOK

COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) A Mississippi man accused of shooting a Cracker Barrel employee has been indicted on a charge of attempted murder. The Commercial ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 1:45 pm


'She has no one to pray over her:' Lady in Red remains a Mississippi mystery. Who is she? - Jackson Clarion Ledger

'She has no one to pray over her:' Lady in Red remains a Mississippi mystery. Who is she?  Jackson Clarion Ledger

She was buried along a bank of the Yazoo River near Cruger, preserved by alcohol in a metal and glass coffin. Her red velvet dress, cape and buckled shoes ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 11:00 am


Sheriffs with the Mississippi Regional Jail Association want more money to house state inmates - WLOX

Sheriffs with the Mississippi Regional Jail Association want more money to house state inmates  WLOX

Sheriff's representing 15 Mississippi counties visited the State Capitol Wednesday, asking for more money to house state inmates at regional jails.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 7:18 am


In rural Mississippi, still waiting on recovery - Reuters

In rural Mississippi, still waiting on recovery  Reuters

ITTA BENA, Miss (Reuters) - Here's what has happened in Leflore County, Mississippi, since the end of the U.S. recession in 2009. The number of jobs fell 4 ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 6:04 am


Proposal would increase Mississippi marriage license fee - WTOK

Proposal would increase Mississippi marriage license fee  WTOK

Saying 'I do' could become slightly more expensive in Mississippi.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 3:49 am


Barges collide on Mississippi River - FOX 8 Live WVUE

Barges collide on Mississippi River  FOX 8 Live WVUE

WESTWEGO, La. (WVUE) - Barges pushed by two tugboats collided on the Mississippi River in Westwego near mile marker 103 Wednesday night (Feb.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 3:48 am


Mississippi’s longest-serving lawmaker announces retirement - WLOX

Mississippi’s longest-serving lawmaker announces retirement  WLOX

Biloxi representation at the state capitol will soon be changing. Tommy Gollott just put the rumors to rest. The Biloxi senator exclusively told WLOX he is retiring.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 12:34 am


Vicksburg prepares as Mississippi River rises - WAPT Jackson

Vicksburg prepares as Mississippi River rises  WAPT Jackson

The city of Vicksburg is preparing for flooding from the Mississippi River in the coming weeks. Advertisement. According to the National Weather *Service*, the ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 11:30 pm


Plane causes stir with planned Mississippi landing - KMOV.com

Plane causes stir with planned Mississippi landing  KMOV.com

A pilot of an amphibious plane caused a stir Wednesday when they reportedly landed in the Mississippi River in front of the Gateway Arch. Facebook · Twitter ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 10:15 pm


How Mississippi State's backcourt defies current trends in college basketball - Jackson Clarion Ledger

How Mississippi State's backcourt defies current trends in college basketball  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Jazzmun Holmes and Jordan Danberry haven't conformed to the shooting frenzy in college basketball.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 10:05 pm


The Senate just passed a $1,000 teacher pay raise. Advocates will likely lobby for more. - Jackson Clarion Ledger

The Senate just passed a $1,000 teacher pay raise. Advocates will likely lobby for more.  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The Mississippi Senate is offering to pay a $1,000 teacher pay raise in two lump sums in hopes of addressing advocates' concerns that a two year phase-in ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 10:04 pm


‘Amphibious aircraft’ lands in Mississippi River, sends first responders scrambling - KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

‘Amphibious aircraft’ lands in Mississippi River, sends first responders scrambling  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS – Rescuers scrambled to the Mississippi riverfront Wednesday after first hearing a plane had gone down into the river near the Gateway Archgrounds.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 9:05 pm


Mississippi lawmakers just passed one of the most restrictive abortion bans in the U.S. - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi lawmakers just passed one of the most restrictive abortion bans in the U.S.  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The bill would ban abortion as soon as a fetal heartbeat is detected, which can come as soon as 6 weeks into a pregnancy.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 8:49 pm


Former Mississippi clerk stole $300,000 to pay lottery scammers - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Former Mississippi clerk stole $300,000 to pay lottery scammers  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi's state auditor says a former Bay Springs city clerk stole more than $300,000 in government money and sent it abroad in vain hopes of winning an ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 8:11 pm


List: What Mississippi State's baseball lineup will look like on opening day - Jackson Clarion Ledger

List: What Mississippi State's baseball lineup will look like on opening day  Jackson Clarion Ledger

STARKVILLE – The wait for baseball season is essentially over — and so is the mystery surrounding Mississippi State's starting roster on opening weekend.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 7:37 pm


Bill Waller Jr. to run for governor of Mississippi - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Bill Waller Jr. to run for governor of Mississippi  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Retired longtime state Supreme Court Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr., son of a former governor, is planning a gubernatorial run this year as a Republican, sources ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 6:26 pm


Landon Jordan Making Freshman Noise at Mississippi State - 247Sports

Landon Jordan Making Freshman Noise at Mississippi State  247Sports

In state standout Landon Jordan is turning heads as a freshman at Mississippi State.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 6:09 pm


Will MSU prof take 'miracle of Mississippi' to Italy? Country wants him to run $8B program - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Will MSU prof take 'miracle of Mississippi' to Italy? Country wants him to run $8B program  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Domenico "Mimmo" Parisi, 53, is a data scientist and professor at Mississippi State University. He was behind the creation of Mississippi Works app.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 5:48 pm


Mississippi newspaper sports editor accused of sexually assaulting minor - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mississippi newspaper sports editor accused of sexually assaulting minor  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The Commercial Dispatch reports 47-year-old employee Ronald Scott Walters was arrested Tuesday by Starkville police on an outstanding arrest warrant from ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 3:38 pm


Former Mississippi State DT Jeffery Simmons tears ACL - WMC

Former Mississippi State DT Jeffery Simmons tears ACL  WMC

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Former Mississippi State defensive lineman Jeffery Simmons tore his ACL while going through position drills training for the upcoming ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 11:56 am


Asset Forfeiture: Lessons from Mississippi - National Review

Asset Forfeiture: Lessons from Mississippi  National Review

A national movement to reform “civil forfeiture” is underway. In many states, current policy allows the government to confiscate property on the grounds that it is ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 11:30 am


Mississippi pension system plans rule change for elected officials - WLOX

Mississippi pension system plans rule change for elected officials  WLOX

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - It hasn't made financial sense for most state retirees to think about running for a seat in the Legislature. But the board of the Mississippi ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 3:45 am


Feds 'took' Mississippi school property with flooding caused by Louisiana structure, lawsuit claims - NOLA.com

Feds 'took' Mississippi school property with flooding caused by Louisiana structure, lawsuit claims  NOLA.com

Part of the Old River Control Structure near Vidalia, La., a floodgate system which regulates the flow of water leaving the Mississippi River into the Atchafalaya ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 11:16 pm


'This will not get you high': Hemp legalization revived in Mississippi House - Jackson Clarion Ledger

'This will not get you high': Hemp legalization revived in Mississippi House  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Lawmakers passed a bill Tuesday that was amended to allow.

Published on 12 February 2019 | 10:44 pm


Report: Mississippi State potential first-round pick Jeffery Simmons suffers torn ACL in training - Yahoo Sports

Report: Mississippi State potential first-round pick Jeffery Simmons suffers torn ACL in training  Yahoo Sports

Bad news for a player considered a first-round prospect in this year's NFL draft: Mississippi State defensive tackle Jeffery Simmons reportedly tore his ACL on ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 8:03 pm


Marcus Woodson keys Auburn’s westward recruiting push into Mississippi - Montgomery Advertiser

Marcus Woodson keys Auburn’s westward recruiting push into Mississippi  Montgomery Advertiser

After signing only 16 players from the Magnolia State over 20 years from 1999-2018, the Tigers signed three in 2019.

Published on 12 February 2019 | 4:25 pm


Bulldog Brushback: What can Mississippi State do opening weekend in quest to get back to Omaha? - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Bulldog Brushback: What can Mississippi State do opening weekend in quest to get back to Omaha?  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Welcome to Bulldog Brushback, the Clarion Ledger's weekly look at where the Mississippi State baseball team stands throughout the 2019 season.

Published on 12 February 2019 | 4:07 pm


Veteran faked death to avoid Mississippi child rape charge, authorities say - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Veteran faked death to avoid Mississippi child rape charge, authorities say  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The suspect withdrew $45000 from his retirement account and disappeared days before he was set to plead guilty.

Published on 12 February 2019 | 2:13 pm


Mississippi sues federal government regarding Mississippi River flooding - WLOX

Mississippi sues federal government regarding Mississippi River flooding  WLOX

Mississippi is suing the federal government on behalf of three school districts. The lawsuit alleges that land has been damaged as a result of practices by the ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 2:02 pm


Hood: GOP control hurts ‘working people’ in Mississippi - WREG NewsChannel 3

Hood: GOP control hurts ‘working people’ in Mississippi  WREG NewsChannel 3

Mississippi Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood said Monday that if he's elected governor, he wants the state to expand Medicaid, put more money into early ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 1:31 pm


Free help offered for Mississippi drug addicts through statewide initiative - Biloxi Sun Herald

Free help offered for Mississippi drug addicts through statewide initiative  Biloxi Sun Herald

Stand Up Mississippi has received a $14M grant for two years of services to provide free drug recovery treatment and medications such as buprenorphine or ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 11:00 am


Heavy rain to renew flood concerns across Ohio, Mississippi valleys into Tuesday - AccuWeather.com

Heavy rain to renew flood concerns across Ohio, Mississippi valleys into Tuesday  AccuWeather.com

Areas of the Ohio and Mississippi valleys that got hit hard with downpours last week will face renewed flooding dangers into Tuesday.

Published on 12 February 2019 | 7:47 am


Mississippi one of ten states leading the nation in encouraging well-rounded, ‘healthy schools,’ report finds - The Hechinger Report

Mississippi one of ten states leading the nation in encouraging well-rounded, ‘healthy schools,’ report finds  The Hechinger Report

Editor's note: This story led off this week's Mississippi Learning newsletter, which is delivered free to subscribers' inboxes with trends and top stories about ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 5:04 am


Alleged Mississippi Facebook stalker finally caught by Secret Service - WJTV

Alleged Mississippi Facebook stalker finally caught by Secret Service  WJTV

A Mississippi man, who the US Secret *Service* charges has cyber stalked and blackmailed women across the state on facebook, was finally captured and taken ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 4:55 am


2-year-old and 20-year-old shot and killed in Mississippi - MyArkLaMiss

2-year-old and 20-year-old shot and killed in Mississippi  MyArkLaMiss

In Saucier-- a fight reportedly leads to the shooting death of a 2-year-old boy.

Published on 12 February 2019 | 2:31 am


Mississippi sues federal government over river flooding - Washington Post

Mississippi sues federal government over river flooding  Washington Post

The state of Mississippi is suing the federal government for at least $25 million, claiming a federally-run Louisiana dam complex that keeps the Mississippi River ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 12:34 am


Friends, family searching for missing Mississippi mother Danielle Whiteside Nipper - NBCNews.com

Friends, family searching for missing Mississippi mother Danielle Whiteside Nipper  NBCNews.com

Danielle Whiteside Nipper was last seen at her home in Raymond, Mississippi on January 24, 2019. The Hinds County Sheriff's Department is investigating her ...

Published on 11 February 2019 | 10:16 pm


Wyoming inmate dies in Mississippi of apparent suicide - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Wyoming inmate dies in Mississippi of apparent suicide  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Wyoming Department of Corrections officials said Monday that 38-year-old Charles Edward Jones died Saturday at Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility in ...

Published on 11 February 2019 | 7:45 pm


Sheriff: Mississippi man killed toddler, man during dispute - WDSU New Orleans

Sheriff: Mississippi man killed toddler, man during dispute  WDSU New Orleans

A man fatally shot a 2-year-old boy and a man during an altercation.

Published on 11 February 2019 | 5:12 pm


Petition to legalize medical marijuana in Mississippi gaining thousands of signatures - WLOX

Petition to legalize medical marijuana in Mississippi gaining thousands of signatures  WLOX

In the Magnolia State, there's a petition circulating to put medical marijuana to a vote in 2020.

Published on 10 February 2019 | 12:15 am


Mississippi lt. gov took part in Confederate frat parties - Biloxi Sun Herald

Mississippi lt. gov took part in Confederate frat parties  Biloxi Sun Herald

While in college in the 1990s, Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves took part in his fraternity's Old South parties. At such Kappa Alpha parties, members often wore ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 10:11 pm


Mississippi Lieutenant Governor Was Member Of College Fraternity Under Fire For Racism - HuffPost

Mississippi Lieutenant Governor Was Member Of College Fraternity Under Fire For Racism  HuffPost

Some members of the fraternity donned blackface, wigs and Confederate flags.

Published on 8 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Mississippi lawmakers push to amend state law on hate crimes to protect LGBT - WLOX

Mississippi lawmakers push to amend state law on hate crimes to protect LGBT  WLOX

State house bill 1949 and state senate bill 2163 would add protections for victims who are targeted because of their sexual orientation, gender identity, ...

Published on 4 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Lawmaker fighting to legalize medical marijuana in Mississippi - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Lawmaker fighting to legalize medical marijuana in Mississippi  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Rep. Omeria Scott of Laurel, *fresh* off a battle with cancer, is fighting to keep alive a bill to legalize medical marijuana in Mississippi. "We're trying to provide ...

Published on 4 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Gov. Phil Bryant signs Mississippi Broadband Enabling Act - WLOX

Gov. Phil Bryant signs Mississippi Broadband Enabling Act  WLOX

This legislation could bring faster internet connections to more Mississippi homes and businesses in rural areas.

Published on 30 January 2019 | 8:00 am


3 more Mississippi deer found with chronic wasting disease - WLOX

3 more Mississippi deer found with chronic wasting disease  WLOX

JACKSON, MS (AP) - Three more cases of chronic wasting disease have been found in Mississippi deer, bringing the total to nine. The Clarion Ledger reports ...

Published on 28 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Mississippi leaders explore ways to boost state’s workforce - WMC

Mississippi leaders explore ways to boost state’s workforce  WMC

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Governor Phil Bryant hosted the Governor's Workforce Summit at the Jackson Marriott Wednesday. The unemployment rate is what ...

Published on 24 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Mississippi lawmakers file bills to redesign controversial state flag - WMC

Mississippi lawmakers file bills to redesign controversial state flag  WMC

JACKSON, MS (WMC) - The Mississippi state legislature seems poised to take up the state flag as several new bills filed in the first weeks of January focus on its ...

Published on 21 January 2019 | 8:00 am


A new Mississippi flag has a surprising champion: A segregationist’s grandchild - The Washington Post

A new Mississippi flag has a surprising champion: A segregationist’s grandchild  The Washington Post

JACKSON, Miss. — Things are slow to change in this Old South bastion. The brass bird cage of an elevator in the Mississippi State Capitol that Laurin Stennis ...

Published on 20 January 2019 | 8:00 am








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