HUD Secretary Carson highlights ‘Opportunity Zone’ program at MS...
Steven Gagliano
October 1, 2019
Over the past two days, Mississippi’s capital city has played host to state and local officials, community leaders, investors, and U.S. government leaders for the Southeastern Regional Opportunity Zone Summit. Mississippi currently has over 100...
Mississippi gets $20.85 million for 17 Coast projects
Steven Gagliano
September 27, 2019
Governor Phil Bryant has announced 17 projects totaling more than $20.85 million that will be funded through the most recent Phase II Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act (GOMESA) disbursement. GOMESA was created in 2006...
Federal fisheries disaster request approved for Gulf Coast
Steven Gagliano
September 25, 2019
Fishermen on Mississippi’s Gulf Coast will soon receive federal relief. The opening of the Bonnet Carré Spillway in February led to many negative effects on Mississippi’s Gulf Coast due to the introduction of freshwater into...
Mississippi delegation weighs in on impeachment inquiry
Andi Davis
September 25, 2019
A whistleblower’s complaint alleging President Trump asked the President of Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden in exchange for security assistance is taking center stage.  On Tuesday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced a formal impeachment inquiry....
Hyde-Smith’s resolution establishes “Gold Star Families Remembrance Week”
Steven Gagliano
September 24, 2019
Photo courtesy of the City of Biloxi A bipartisan resolution introduced by Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith last week established this week (Sept. 22-29) as “Gold Star Families Remembrance Week” to honor the families of fallen members...
Judge orders partial re-vote in District 50 Senate race
Andi Davis
September 17, 2019
According to WLOX, a special circuit court judge has ordered a partial re-vote for the District 50 Senate seat race between Dixie Newman and Scott DeLano Tuesday. Voters in the following precincts will recast their ballots:...
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