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POLITICS
Governor candidates trade jabs during final day of speeches...
Alex Paton
August 1, 2019
The last day of political speeches at the Neshoba County fair saw a crowded field of candidates running for Governor. There are a number of Democrat gubernatorial candidates running and a many of those speaking at...
New bill would nullify 2008 veto of Yazoo Pump...
Steven Gagliano
August 1, 2019
In April, the EPA began a review of the 2008 veto of the Yazoo Pump Project in the midst of historic flooding in the Mississippi Delta. Currently, over 500,000 acres remain flooded, and wildlife and...
Politicians at Neshoba give final pitch before primaries
Alex Paton
July 31, 2019
Neshoba County Fair has long been known as the hot spot for politicians to meet with their constituents and the time-honored tradition of the stump speeches was in full swing this year as political candidates...
Senators cosponsor bill to cut prescription drug costs
Steven Gagliano
July 29, 2019
Late last week, U.S. Senators Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde Smith outlined their support for a bipartisan effort to lower drug costs for seniors and improve financial certainty for local independent pharmacies. The Mississippi Senators...
USM Professor testifies before Congress on blue economy
Alex Paton
July 26, 2019
Southern Miss Professor Dr. Monty Graham recently testified before the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Science, Oceans, Fisheries, and Weather. During the meeting, Graham who serves as the Associate Vice President for Research, Coastal Operations at...
Former FBI Special Agent appointed as new head of...
Steven Gagliano
July 25, 2019
Governor Phil Bryant has appointed former Federal Bureau of Investigation Special Agent in Charge Christopher Freeze as the new Executive Director of the Mississippi Department of Human Services. Freeze will replace John Davis, who announced...
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