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Governor expands “Safe Recovery” order, discusses vaccine progress
During a press briefing this afternoon, Governor Tate Reeves announced the expansion of his “Safe Recovery” order and discussed an update that he received from Washington in regards to the COVID-19 vaccine.  The governor has...
USM-UAB matchup canceled due to COVID-19 concerns
For the third time this season, Southern Miss will have a game affected by COVID-19.  COVID-19 concerns within the Golden Eagle football program has caused the cancellation of Friday’s matchup with UAB, according to a...
MHP readies for Thanksgiving Holiday Enforcement Period
The Mississippi Highway Patrol is preparing to protect the state’s roadways this Thanksgiving weekend.  The MHP will begin its ‘2020 Thanksgiving Holiday Travel Enforcement Period’ tonight at midnight with troopers stationed on all state, federal...
MSDH confirms 665 new COVID-19 cases, 53 deaths
The Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting 665 new cases of COVID-19.  Today’s report — the second straight day under 700 — brings the state’s total number of cases up to 144,544. With the...
Dr. Dobbs urges “small, local and outdoors” Thanksgiving celebrations
As both COVID-19 case and hospitalization numbers rapidly rise, State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs sent out a tweet on Monday, urging Mississippians to keep their Thanksgiving celebrations “small, local and outdoors.” Record cases and progressing...
Phil Mickelson donates $500,000 to Jackson State
Jackson State University recently received a $500,000 donation from World Golf Hall of Famer Phil Mickelson. JSU could receive more during the Turner Sports presents Capital One’s The Match: Champions for Change, Friday, Nov. 27,...