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Mobile testing sites coming to Ripley & Moss Point...
Steven Gagliano
April 5, 2020
Two mobile testing sites will open in Ripley and Moss Point on Monday as Mississippi continues to expand its testing capabilities.  The Mississippi State Department of Health and the University of Mississippi Medical Center will...
MSU High Voltage Lab works to retrofit ventilators for...
Andi Davis
April 5, 2020
Mississippi State University researchers are working to convert over 550 ventilators from battery power to AC power so they can be used in the state’s medical response to the COVID-19 pandemic. MSU’s Paul B. Jacob High Voltage Laboratory was contacted by the  Mississippi Institutions of...
Sunday Update: number of COVID-19 cases rises to 1,638
Steven Gagliano
April 5, 2020
Overnight, the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi grew by 183 with 8 additional deaths related to the virus.  The latest update brings the state’s total to 1,638 cases with 43 deaths. All...
Mississippi Weather Outlook for Sunday, April 5th
Andi Davis
April 5, 2020
Here’s a look at your statewide forecast: To the north, partly sunny with a slight chance of showers. Highs in the mid to upper 70’s. Mostly cloudy tonight with lows in the upper 50’s. In...
COVID-19 Update: 97 new cases and 6 additional deaths
Andi Davis
April 4, 2020
Today, the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) is reporting 97 new cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi. Six new deaths have also been confirmed, in Coahoma, Harrison, Lauderdale, Pearl River, and Wilkinson counties. The state...
D.C. Delegation urges SBA to include more MS businesses...
Steven Gagliano
April 4, 2020
Courtesy of Senator Roger Wicker’s Office The entire Mississippi congressional delegation, which includes U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., and U.S. Representatives Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., Steven Palazzo, R-Miss., Trent Kelly, R-Miss., and...
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