GOP candidates Foster, Waller debate
Alex Paton
April 3, 2019
Tonight, Republican candidate for Governor, Bill Waller, Jr., participated in the first Republican gubernatorial debate, offering ideas and solutions to solving the major challenges currently facing Mississippi. The debate was hosted by the Mississippi State...
McCarty becomes newest Representative
Alex Paton
April 3, 2019
The results are in and Kent McCarty is the newest member of the Mississippi House of Representatives. Winning 68% of the vote against Steven Utroska in the special election runoff, McCarty will take over the...
Two compete for House seat in runoff
Alex Paton
April 2, 2019
Polls are opening today in House District 101 in Lamar County. The seat was formerly held by Rep. Brad Touchstone who stepped down from the position to serve as a Lamar County Judge. Kent McCarty...
Parker won’t challenge residency ruling in PSC race
Steven Gagliano
March 28, 2019
The race for Southern District Public Service Commissioner is down to two.  This comes after businessman Perry Parker officially decided not to challenge a ruling that will keep him off of the ballot in the...
Resolution to redraw Senate District 22 passes
Steven Gagliano
March 27, 2019
After a federal court ruled that a Mississippi Senate district didn’t give African-Americans an “equal opportunity” to have their voice heard at the polls, the district will be redrawn.  Outside of Madison County, Senate District...
Debated donor privacy bill on Governor’s desk
Alex Paton
March 26, 2019
A bill that has passed both the House and the Senate is now under scrutiny. The legislation looks to prohibit state agencies from requesting or releasing donor information on all charitable groups organized under section...
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