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Palazzo cosponsors legislation to establish Coastal Climate Centers of...
Andi Davis
November 20, 2019
Mississippi Congressman Steven Palazzo (MS-4) has signed on as one of the first cosponsors of Rep. Jimmy Panetta’s bipartisan legislation to allow the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to establish National Centers of Excellence...
Mississippi Weather Outlook for Wednesday, November 20th
Andi Davis
November 20, 2019
Here’s a look at your statewide forecast: To the north, mostly sunny with highs in the upper 60’s. Partly cloudy tonight with lows in the upper 40’s. In central Mississippi, patchy fog this morning, otherwise...
USM’s Drake Dorbeck named Mississippi’s top offensive lineman
Steven Gagliano
November 19, 2019
Courtesy of USM Athletics Announced by the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame, Southern Miss senior Drake Dorbeck is the first Golden Eagle to win the prestigious Entergy Kent Hull Trophy, emblematic of the state’s top...
Columbus woman sentenced for stealing from now deceased parents
Andi Davis
November 19, 2019
Darlene McKinley Thompson was sentenced Friday to five years in prison after pleading guilty to stealing $80,000 from her parents who are now deceased, Attorney General Jim Hood announced. Thompson, 59, of Columbus, was sentenced...
Hyde-Smith: U.S.-South Korea rice agreement to benefit MS producers
Steven Gagliano
November 19, 2019
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith welcomed news of an agreement that could allow exports of rice grown in Mississippi to South Korea. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue on Tuesday announced...