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House lawsuit calls Governor Reeves’ vetoes into question
The top two leaders in the Mississippi House of Representatives have filed a lawsuit against Governor Tate Reeves regarding his decision to veto a portion of the education appropriations bill and another bill allocating CARES...
MDE will help to equip school districts with technology...
The Mississippi Department of Education has announced they will be working with school districts statewide to implement two new laws designed to equip students with the technology to learn at school or at home. These...
MSDH reports 956 new COVID-19 cases, 21 additional deaths
The Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting less than 1,000 new cases of COVID-19.  Today’s report of 956 cases brings Mississippi’s total up to 64,400. With the confirmation of 21 additional deaths, 1,825 Mississippians...
MDES: Work Search Requirement waiver to expire on Aug....
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, hundreds of thousands of Mississippians have filed for unemployment. For those who continue to collect unemployment benefits, an important waiver will expire on August 8th.  The Mississippi Department of Employment Security...
81 lb. catfish caught in DeSoto Co. lake
Recently, a catfish grabbling service in Mississippi caught a near-record specimen at Arkabutla Lake in DeSoto County. The guide service, Southern Boyz Grabbling, utilized the lake’s natural structure and a weighted wooden box to secure...
Reopening plans for all 151 school districts
Recently, Governor Tate Reeves delayed the beginning of the academic year for 7-12th graders in eight Mississippi counties, however, he is allowing school districts within the other 74 counties to make their own decisions regarding...
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