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DPS Commissioner Jess Dickinson to retire in January
Steven Gagliano
December 11, 2019
Courtesy of DPS The head of the Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services will retire in January after serving in the position since 2017.  Jess H. Dickinson will step down as Commissioner of the Mississippi Department...
Mississippi school district suing Juul amid rise in youth...
Steven Gagliano
December 11, 2019
A Mississippi school district is suing a popular e-cigarette company as concerns regarding youth vaping continue to grow. A lawsuit filed by the Jefferson County School District alleges that Juul’s marketing strategy has led to...
Governor-Elect Tate Reeves announces his transition leadership team
Andi Davis
December 11, 2019
Governor-Elect Tate Reeves announced his expanded leadership team that will head up the transition leading into his 2020 inauguration. Assembling a group of experienced, battle-tested leaders, having served in various roles in Mississippi politics and...
Agreement reached on National Defense Authorization Act
Andi Davis
December 11, 2019
Tuesday, U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., a senior member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, cheered the completion of negotiations for the Fiscal Year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act. U.S. Senators Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., and...
Mississippi Weather Outlook for Wednesday, December 11th
Andi Davis
December 11, 2019
Here’s a look at your statewide forecast: To the north, sunny with highs in the upper 40’s. Clear tonight with lows in the lower 30’s. In central Mississippi, sunny with a slight chance of light...