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Inmate death at Mississippi prison
Andi Davis
September 3, 2019
A 39-year-old inmate has died in a Mississippi prison. Officials with the Vermont Department of Corrections say Christopher Chase was found hanging in his cell on Monday at the Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility which is...
Mississippi sends aid as Hurricane Dorian threatens
Steven Gagliano
September 3, 2019
Photo courtesy of NWS Hurricane Center/Twitter As Hurricane Dorian threatens to make landfall this week, Mississippi is sending help.  Mississippi Region American Red Cross workers are supporting areas in the path of the category 3...
Mississippi Weather Outlook for Tuesday, September 3rd
Andi Davis
September 3, 2019
Here’s a look at your statewide forecast for today. To the north, sunny today with highs in the lower 90’s and a heat index around 101.  Tonight, clear with lows near 70. In central Mississippi,...
Coast airport receives $6.7 million grant
Steven Gagliano
September 2, 2019
U.S. Senators Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde-Smith and Representative Steven Palazzo announced the award of a $6,727,759 grant to the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) for the Trent Lott International Runway Improvements project. The...
MDOC Commissioner continues push for more adequate pay for...
Andi Davis
September 2, 2019
Information provided by the Mississippi Department of Corrections The starting pay for correctional officers moved from $24,900 to $25,650 after July 1, when the state employees’ raises of up to 3 percent took effect. Corrections...
Mississippi Weather Outlook for Monday, September 2nd
Andi Davis
September 2, 2019
Here’s a look at your statewide forecast for today. To the north, mostly sunny with highs in the lower 90s.  Mostly clear tonight. Lows in the lower 70’s. In central Mississippi, mostly sunny with a...
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