fbpx
LATEST NEWS
COVID-19 outbreak taking a toll on state’s budget
Steven Gagliano
April 3, 2020
The COVID-19 outbreak will likely have a lasting impact on Mississippi’s economy.  Around this time during a normal year, the Mississippi Legislature is beginning to wrap things up at the capitol, but this is not...
Governor requests ‘Presidential Major Disaster Declaration’
Steven Gagliano
April 3, 2020
Governor Tate Reeves has sent a letter to President Trump requesting a ‘Presidential Major Disaster Declaration’. According to the Governor’s office, the request is a procedural step to acquire necessary federal assets and resources to...
Guaranteed Powerball jackpot starting amount and increases to be...
Andi Davis
April 3, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic is impacting the lottery.  Powerball Product Group/Mississippi Lottery Corporation are announcing additional Powerball changes. The Powerball Product Group of the Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL), of which the Mississippi Lottery Corporation (MLC) is...
U.S. Army Corps to reopen Bonnet Carré Spillway
Steven Gagliano
April 3, 2020
Photo courtesy of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers The Bonnet Carré Spillway will open once again.  Due to recent heavy rainfall, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced that the spillway will be opened for...
181 New Coronavirus Cases Confirmed in Mississippi; 3 New...
BREAKING NEWS
Bailey Martin
April 3, 2020
This brings the states total to 1,358 according to the Mississippi State Health Department. 3 new deaths have also been reported bringing the total to 29. The virus has infected all but 4 of Mississippi’s 82...
Governor Reeves Reschedules House District 88 Special Election
Bailey Martin
April 3, 2020
Governor Tate Reeves announced that the special election for House District 88 is rescheduled for June 23, 2020 to slow the spread of COVID-19. Consulting with our state’s health officials and coordinating with Secretary Michael...
News Mississippi is a statewide news network airing hourly reports on more than 60 stations around the state.
We break the big stories that affect you.