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Bill could create model for tourism funding
Steven Gagliano
February 11, 2019
A Senate bill could create a permanent funding model for Mississippi tourism. The Mississippi Tourism Association is supporting the bill that they say is a performance-based funding model. The model would dedicate 1% of total...
Parker Lifeshare Foundation gift supports special education
Brittany Land
February 11, 2019
With the help of a $470,000 gift from Parker Lifeshare Foundation of Jackson, the University of Mississippi School of Education is designing a program to address the specialized needs of children across the autism spectrum...
Hosemann, Hood seek millions from federal government
Brittany Land
February 11, 2019
Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann and Attorney General Jim Hood filed suit today against the federal government on behalf of school children in three districts in southwest Mississippi alleging an unconstitutional taking of almost 8,000...
Hopson, USM President meet amid Briles controversy
Steven Gagliano
February 11, 2019
The search for a new offensive coordinator at Southern Miss continues, but so does the conversation surrounding a candidate that they decided not to hire.  Last week, Southern Miss officials interviewed former Baylor head coach...
MSDH: Tuberculosis case confirmed at Provine High
Steven Gagliano
February 11, 2019
The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) announced that a case of active tuberculosis (TB) has been confirmed in a student at Provine High School in Jackson. The department is now working with school officials...
PERS Board to rule on retirees running for legislature
Alex Paton
February 11, 2019
Attorney General Jim Hood is encouraging state retirees to attend a meeting Tuesday with the Board of the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS) about their ability to run for the state legislature. While PERS already...
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