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Grenada Coroner faces additional charges in funeral fraud case
Alex Paton
June 26, 2019
The Grenada County Coroner has been arrested for the second time for funeral-related fraud and embezzlement. Eddie “Skeeter” Robinson, III was arrested on a 14-count indictment accusing him of selling preneed contracts, also known as...
Hyde-Smith introduces bill to stop taxpayer funding of abortions
Alex Paton
June 26, 2019
Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith along with four other Republican Senators introduced a bill to stop using taxpayer dollars to fund abortion services. U.S. Senators Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.), Steve Daines (R-Mont.), Joni Ernst (R-Iowa),...
Sunny with rain and thunderstorms possible – 6-26-19
Alex Paton
June 26, 2019
Here’s a quick rundown of the weather today across Mississippi. In north Mississippi, mostly sunny skies today with a slight chance of showers in the morning and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs will be in...
Mississippi Congressman statement regarding resignation of acting CBP Commissioner...
Andi Davis
June 25, 2019
The acting head of the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) is resigning and Mississippi Congressman Bennie Thompson says the agency “needs proven, Senate-confirmed leadership as soon as possible.” The resignation of Commissioner John Sanders...
Dept. of Wildlife supports Yazoo Pump Project amid review
Steven Gagliano
June 25, 2019
The EPA continues to review the 2008 veto of the Yazoo Pump Project as over 500,000 acres in the Delta remain flooded.  While the review continues, the Mississippi Department of Wildlife voted unanimously last week...
‘Cover is blown’ after drug price-fixing complaint unsealed
Andi Davis
June 25, 2019
(Information provided by the Office of the Mississippi Attorney General) Unredacted emails provide evidence of a conspiracy to inflate prices, hinder competition, and obstruct justice. Just over two weeks after asking a judge to unseal...
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