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Governor Reeves applauds peaceful protests, condemns violent riots
Steven Gagliano
June 1, 2020
During his daily press briefing, Governor Tate Reeves spoke about the death of George Floyd and the ensuing protests occurring in Mississippi and across the country.  Floyd died while in police custody last Monday after...
Petal mayor triggers protests with insensitive comments, refuses to...
J.T. Mitchell
June 1, 2020
The death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died at the hands of police officers in Minneapolis, has brought along with it a clash of opinions. Some Mississippi elected officials—such as Governor Tate...
Lottery sales are back to pre-COVID numbers
J.T. Mitchell
June 1, 2020
Lottery sales started to take a slump after the coronavirus struck Mississippi, however, the reopening of businesses across the state has brought numbers back to where they were prior to COVID-19. “Things are looking better...
Ole Miss Confederate Statue vandalized during protests, Chancellor commits...
Steven Gagliano
June 1, 2020
Over the weekend, the Confederate Statue on the Ole Miss campus was vandalized in the midst of a protest over the recent death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. According to multiple reports, the vandalism took place...
MDE to allocate millions in the coming weeks
J.T. Mitchell
June 1, 2020
Now, that the Mississippi Department of Education has received $169.9 million for K-12 under the CARES Act, Mississippi State Superintendent Dr. Carey Wright and her team have composed an allocation plan. “The department will keep...
Easter Storm Update: Public assistance approved for 26 additional...
Steven Gagliano
June 1, 2020
Image courtesy of the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency 26 counties have been added to the federal disaster declaration following the storms that tore through Mississippi on Easter Sunday.  According to MEMA, the following counties are...
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