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Jackson mayor looks to “reclaim the name” of the...
J.T. Mitchell
July 8, 2020
The mayor of Jackson no longer wants the city’s name to be associated with former President Andrew Jackson. Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba posted on Facebook that he wants people to correlate the city’s name with...
MSDH reports 674 new cases of COVID-19, 30 additional...
Steven Gagliano
July 8, 2020
The Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting 674 new cases of COVID-19.  Today’s report brings the state’s total number of cases up to 32,888. 1,188 Mississippians have now passed away from the virus following...
Mississippi State Flag: Important dates to remember
Andi Davis
July 8, 2020
This legislative session, lawmakers passed a bill calling for the removal of the state flag and Governor Tate Reeves signed House Bill 1796 into law on June 30th.   The state flag was officially retired...
Masks at DPS Driver Services will be mandatory come...
J.T. Mitchell
July 8, 2020
The Mississippi Department of Public Safety (DPS) has announced that anybody seeking to enter one of Mississippi’s driver license offices must wear a mask. The mandate will go into effect on Monday, July 13 and...
Secretary of State speaks out on behavior of certain...
Andi Davis
July 8, 2020
Secretary of State Michael Watson says his office continues to receive reports regarding the online behavior of a handful of Election Commissioners spread across the state. Watson says, “While we do not agree with the...
Governor Reeves critical of cut in funding to teacher...
Steven Gagliano
July 8, 2020
With the deadline to sign numerous bills looming, Governor Tate Reeves appears to be considering a veto of the education appropriations bill passed by the legislature. In a Facebook post Tuesday, the governor stated that...
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