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Gaming Commission OKs sports betting regulations
Steven Gagliano
June 21, 2018
Let the countdown begin. Regulations have been approved for sports betting in Mississippi, and they will go into effect 30 days from today. During the 2017 legislative session in Mississippi, lawmakers passed a bill that...
Texting and driving causing car insurance to rise
Alex Paton
June 20, 2018
Car insurance rates may be going up soon. Insurance Commissioner Mike Chaney said insurance company may raise Mississippians rates and its because of cell phones. “The major reason why automobile rates have gone up in...
125 jobs coming to Vicksburg
Alex Paton
June 20, 2018
Governor Phil Bryant announced Tuesday that Vicksburg Forest Products is opening a lumber mill in Vicksburg. After significant upgrades and modifications are complete, the multi-million dollar corporate investment will create 125 jobs. Back in March...
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Unemployment numbers tick up slightly for May
Alex Paton
June 19, 2018
The Mississippi Department of Employment Security has released their latest unemployment numbers for the month of May. Last month’s unemployment rate was recorded at 4.7% which is the third lowest level of unemployment ever recorded...
Mississippi remains at historic low unemployment rate
Alex Paton
June 17, 2018
Unemployment rates in Mississippi are at historic lows meanwhile, jobs in the state remain near historic highs. The Mississippi Department of Employment Security’s most recent unemployment records at 4.7% are the third lowest levels ever...
C Spire opens new-look Madison location
Steven Gagliano
June 14, 2018
Earlier today, C Spire opened their newest location in Madison. While also a retail location, Dave Miller, Senior Media Relations Manager for C Spire, says that the new 3,500 square foot store reflects the company’s...
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