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Subscribe to our 2020 #MSElex Crash CourseAre you prepared to go to the polls for the Mississippi election on Tuesday, November 3?

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Mississippi using inmate labor to make repairs at prisonCain says a contractor submitted a $10 million bid to do the work on the facility in Leake County.

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23 million in emergency relief funds to repair Mississippi roadwaysMississippi has received nearly $23 million in emergency relief funds to repair federal roadways that were damaged by severe flooding.

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Three MSU employees recognized by national professional and continuing education associationSTARKVILLE, Miss.—One faculty member in Mississippi State's Department of Geosciences and two employees in the Center for Distance Education are being honored by the University Professional and Continuing Education Association.

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Deploy Dark Fibers To Meet Broadband Need, Policy Makers Say in Zoom CallDeploying unused optics already in the ground may bridge the digital divide in Mississippi, guests at a virtual town hall organized Thursday by Rep.

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Alexis SmithBrookhaven, Miss., native Alexis Smith grew up interested in learning about other peoples and cultures.

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Azia's Picks 9-25-20I don't know about you, but I'm in desperate need of a recharge and this time of year is the perfect time to welcome in new manifestation vibes.

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Health Officer Dobbs: Flu Shot Imperative, Nursing Home Restrictions Now LoosenedWith the flu season coming up, Gov. Tate Reeves and State Health Officer Thomas Dobbs urged Mississippians to get vaccinated, saying people can have the flu and COVID-19, thus suffering more.

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Kiffin, Leach eras begin and USM looks to avoid 0-3 startWe're one day away from game day in the SEC — a day that once felt as if it may never come in 2020.

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Grammy Museum releases Garth Brooks ExhibitGarth Brooks may not be a native Mississippian, however, the country music legend has gone out of his way in the past to help out the Grammy Museum Mississippi.

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LSU kicks off national title defense season Saturday against renewed Mississippi StateNo. 6 LSU begins its national title defense with a game featuring numerous new faces on both sidelines.

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Suspect shot own grandmother, Mississippi investigators sayOne suspect, Samuel Hunter Anderson, is in custody after reportedly shooting his grandmother early Friday.

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LSU vs. Mississippi State: SEC opener highlights college football weekendThe Tigers begin their season minus 2019 Heisman Trophy winner Joe Burrow. Notre Dame and Houston are among the teams that had to postpone their games because of COVID-19 issues.

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Mississippi Receives $23M in Federal Funds for Flood ReliefJACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi has received nearly $23 million in emergency relief funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation to repair federal roadways that were damaged by severe flooding.

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Mississippi Inmate Labor to Make Repairs at PrisonJACKSON, Miss. — The head of Mississippi's troubled prison system told lawmakers Thursday that the Department of Corrections intends to move some inmates out of a private prison and into a state-owned facility by mid-December.

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Mississippi Highway Patrol Accepting Applications for CadetsThe Mississippi Highway Patrol is looking for new troopers. Applications for the upcoming Cadet Class 65, which will begin in early 2021, can be obtained from any MHP District Office, Driver Service Office, and the Human Resources Office located at Headquarters in Jackson.

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Feds Offer to Help Curb Crime in Mississippi CapitalJACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi's capital city says it plans to work with the U.S. Department of Justice to help fight crime.

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COVID-19 in Mississippi: 96,032 cases, 2,894 deaths reported by health dept.The Mississippi State Department of Health confirmed 722 new cases and 20 new deaths Friday.

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LSU vs. Mississippi State odds, line: 2020 college football picks, predictions from model on 13-1 runThe SportsLine Projection Model simulates every FBS college football game 10,000 times. Over the past four-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated a stunning profit of over $3,800 for $100 players on its top-rated college football picks against the spread.

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Mission Forest Products locating sawmill in Corinth, creating approximately 130 jobsJackson, Mississippi – September 25, 2020 – Mission Forest Products, a subsidiary of Timberland Investment Resources, LLC, is locating a sawmill in Corinth.

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Mississippi Aquarium offers car tags for saleThe Mississippi Aquarium is offering a specialty tag license plate to help support conservation. The tag not only supports Mississippi Aquarium, but also contributes to conservation efforts in the Gulf of Mexico and beyond.

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Weekly coronavirus new case average inches higher; 20 additional Mississippians just died from the virusMississippi's 7-day trailing average of new, daily COVID-19 coronavirus cases inched higher Friday with the latest statistics released from the Mississippi State Department of Health.

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Watch: Dog Rescued From Under A Bridge Deck Over The Mississippi RiverThis pup was lifted to safety after a bridge inspection crew noticed she was stuck under a bridge deck over the Mississippi River on Sunday.

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COVID-19 survivors share their storiesToday, the Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting an additional 722 cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi, bringing the number of cases reported since March to 96,032.

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Gulf States Newsroom Round-table: Abortion RestrictionsAs the first week of absentee voting comes to a close, we check in with a county circuit clerk on the procedures and deadlines for casting an absentee ballot.

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Smiling big: Three MSU students accepted into Mississippi Rural Dentists Scholarship programSTARKVILLE, Miss.—Three Mississippi State students each are receiving a four-year, $140,000 Mississippi Rural Dentists Scholarship to the University of Mississippi Medical Center's School of Dentistry.

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Attala County Library announces extended hoursThe Attala County Library is extending it's hours during the coronavirus pandemic. The library will now be open Monday-Friday 9 AM-5PM and Saturday 9 AM-12 Noon.

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Attorney General Fitch announces $60 million multi-state settlement with C.R. BardAttorney General Fitch announced a settlement by 48 states and the District of Columbia with C.R. Bard, Inc.

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KHS annouces 2020 Homecoming courtKosciusko High School has announced the 2020 Homecoming Court.. Front Row Senior maids: Macie Alford, Tyneria Cross, Mariah Johnson, Kimberly Vazquez, and Emma Rush.

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22 million awarded to repair flood-damaged Mississippi highwaysOver $22.7 million in federal funding will assist with the repair and restoration of highways in Mississippi that were damaged by recent flooding.

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Mississippi using inmate labor to make repairs at Walnut Grove Correctional FacilityWalnut Grove prison has been closed since 2016. The state has continued to pay for the debt it incurred to build the facility.

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Game Prediction: LSU Tigers vs. Mississippi State BulldogsThe Irish Breakdown crew didn't want to miss out on making predictions, so we looked over the schedule and found the LSU vs. Mississippi State game very intriguing.

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Why Mississippi's COVID-19 cases are droppingMisississippi's COVID-19 cases have hit a three-month low. Experts say masks, distancing restrictions are working, but worry about the fall.

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Deadline for counties and municipalities to apply for COVID relief funding is approachingHouse Bill 1799 and Senate Bill 3047 passed by the Mississippi legislature, allocated $70,000,000 of CARES Act money to the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency to assist counties and municipalities with their COVID-19 expenses.

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Mississippi State Football: Which Tiger defensive back should the Bulldogs fear most?LSU's defensive backfields have earned the name "DBU" for a reason, as Derek Stingley Jr. is the primary face of this year's edition of Tigers.

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Deer season 2020 in Mississippi: What you need to know before you go huntingHunters in some areas will be required to submit tissue samples from deer for CWD testing.

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Mississippi pain cream scheme: Who else is going to trial in the fraud that targeted TRICARE?One man has been sentenced and five more are set for trial in a more than $515 million pain cream fraud that began in Mississippi.

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The Shelby County District Attorney General will not file charges against a man who shot and killed a 16-year-old attempted carjacker earlier this weeA spokesperson for District Attorney Amy Weirich says investigators determined the shooting was justified. According to police, the victim was pumping gas at Kroger Fuel Center near Poplar and Kirby when he noticed someone stole his key fob.

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Today in history: September 25Today is Friday, Sept. 25, the 269th day of 2020. There are 97 days left in the year.

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Rankin County first responders saved a man who was entrapped in a vehicle following an overnight crash.According to deputies, they received a call about the accident around 11:00 a.m. on September 24.

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Mississippi receives $23M in federal funds for flood reliefJACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi has received nearly $23 million in emergency relief funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation to repair federal roadways that were damaged by severe flooding.

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T&L Friday: Preview, Playmakers and Prediction for Mississippi State at LSUYou can catch new episodes of Thunder and Lightning five days each week. Don't forget, you can subscribe to the Thunder and Lightning podcast on your podcast app of choice, including Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify and Stitcher.

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Accused rapist, 15, faces $2 million bond in elderly Mississippi woman's attackA 15-year-old is being held in Humphreys County on $2 million dollar bond in connection with the brutal rape of an elderly Isola resident with dementia.

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Mississippi State taking nothing for grantedRight out of the gates it is Mississippi State making its way down to Death Valley to take on number six LSU without as much as a single non-conference game to get the ball rolling.

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Mississippi men accused of impersonating police in KentuckyKentucky State Police arrested two Mississippi man after they allegedly tried to pretend they were law enforcement officers to avoid being ticketed.

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State uses inmate labor to repair, reopen prison that closed in 2016The head of Mississippi's troubled prison system told lawmakers Thursday that the Department of Corrections intends to move some inmates out of a private prison and into a state-owned facility by mid-December.

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A 17-year-old boy was arrested for an armed carjacking on Wednesday night in Jackson.JACKSON, Miss. -Police said Fredrica Bronson, Jr., held a woman at gunpoint and stole her vehicle in the 700 block of Glencross Drive.

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Jackson police are investigating after a woman was shot after she gained entry into her ex-partner's home.JACKSON, Miss. – The shooting happened in the 3500 block of Rainey Road just before 11:00 Wednesday night.

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Mississippi receives $23M in federal funds for flood reliefMississippi has received nearly $23 million in emergency relief funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation to repair federal roadways that were damaged by severe flooding.

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Viking Announces New Mississippi Itinerary and Design PreviewGuests will enjoy Christmas light displays, Cajun cuisine and the historic ports of call as well as privileged access to Graceland, including a private after-hours tour of the iconic mansion and connecting venues and exhibits.

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Full schedule of Mississippi High School football games for Sept. 25Here is the full list of Mississippi high school football games on the week of Sept.

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Mississippi using inmate labor to make repairs at prisonThe head of Mississippi's troubled prison system told lawmakers Thursday that the Department of Corrections intends to move some inmates out of a private prison and into a state-owned facility by mid-December.

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Mississippi Supreme Court declines to review local appealsThe Mississippi Supreme Court released two decisions Thursday that affected appeals filed by defendants in Neshoba and Newton counties.

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Coach Prime wastes no time recruiting his son, ShedeurEver since the rumor mill started churning with word that Deion Sanders was coming to Mississippi to become the next head football coach at Jackson State, many have speculated that his son, Shedeur, might follow suit.

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Legislators anticipate revenue slowdown as they begin budgeting processDespite soaring revenue collections, House Speaker Philip Gunn warned Thursday that legislative leaders should spend cautiously as they begin the lengthy process of developing a budget for the upcoming fiscal year.

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The Story of Freedom SummerI have been working on this particular blog for a long time now. I have taken long breaks in the process of completing it.

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COVID-19 outbreak forces Ole Miss to suspend baseball practiceFour days into their fall practice season, the Ole Miss baseball program had to hit the pause button due to COVID-19.

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Hockey is Back at Mississippi's Mid-South Ice HouseBuilding has come back to life since reopening in August.

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Everything Mississippi State defensive coordinator Zach Arnett said ahead of the LSU gameMississippi State defensive coordinator Zach Arnett met with reporters on Wednesday night, ahead of Saturday's game at No.

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Innovate Mississippi Wins SBA Grant to Support R&D-Focused BusinessesInnovate Mississippi received a $125,000 SBA FAST grant for training, mentoring, and assisting underserved technology companies.

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Louisiana 4th grader suspended for moving BB gun during virtual class after his younger brother tripped on itA fourth-grader at a Louisiana elementary school was suspended from school after he picked up a BB gun his younger brother tripped over and placed it in view of his computer's camera while taking a virtual class, officials said.

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Mississippi's top recruit Deion Smith, an LSU commit, receives offer from Jackson StateMississippi No. 1, according to 247Sports and Rivals, has received an offer from Jackson State University.

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NEMCC receives $100,000 donation from Mississippi SiliconMississippi Silicon donated $100,000 to Northeast Mississippi Community College at its plant in Tishomingo County on Wednesday.

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Adranos locating rocket motor research and development in Stone, creating 20 jobsAdranos Incorporated has become the latest company in Mississippi to announce an expansion. The solid rocket fuel innovator announced Thursday that it will locate its rocket motor research and development operations in McHenry in Stone County.

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Here's how to vote for or against medical marijuana on the 2020 ballotMedical marijuana will be on the 2020 ballot, but it'll be confusing. Mississippi voters will choose between two proposals on November 3.

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2 Mississippi inmates die; 1 was in Colorado federal prisonJACKSON, Miss. — The Mississippi Department of Corrections says one inmate has died at an in-state prison and another man convicted in Mississippi has died at a federal prison in Colorado.

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Why are the Mississippi Supreme Court candidates running? Here's what they saidWe asked the Mississippi Supreme Court candidates in contested races why they are running, what they hope to accomplish and if they believe criminal justice reform is needed.

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Where do the Mississippi U.S. Senate candidates stand on the issues?We asked U.S. Senate candidates where they stand on issues such as COVID-19 response, public education, national debt and more.

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Jimmy Edwards BioJimmy Edwards is running for U.S. Senate as a Libertarian in Mississippi's 2020 election.

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Cindy Hyde Smith BioCindy Hyde-Smith is running reelection as one of Mississippi's Republican U.S. Senators in Mississippi's 2020 election.

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Where do the Mississippi U.S. House candidates stand on the issues?We asked the candidates in contested races for U.S. House of Representatives to share their views on several issues such as infrastructure, police funding, public education and more.

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Why Mississippi State-LSU is the game to watch this weekendIn case anyone forgot, the SEC returns this weekend with their fall football slate. They'll be the third Power Five conference to get underway.

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Close calls for South Mississippi in 2020 hurricane seasonSouth Mississippi hasn't exactly had a bubble over it during this active 2020 hurricane season, but as we all know, the area hasn't taken any direct hits from storms so far.

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Four Mississippi schools recognized as National Blue Ribbon SchoolsU.S. Department of Education today recognized four Mississippi schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2020.

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Mike Espy BioMike Espy is running for U.S. Senate as a Democrat in Mississippi's 2020 election.

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Ticket information for Friday night's KHS vs Holly Springs football gameEach player and cheerleader is being given the opportunity to buy tickets first. The remaining tickets will be on sale between 7:30 and 9:30am at KHS Friday morning.

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VIDEO: Crowd jeers as president Trump pays respects to justice Ruth Bader GinsburgPresident Donald Trump was booed Thursday as he paid respects to late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

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Utility worker headed home after storm cleanup killed on Mississippi highwayA utility worker who had been working to help restore power on the Gulf Coast after recent storm damage was killed Wednesday when his vehicle struck an 18-wheeler.

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Mississippi receives funds to work on federal roadwaysMississippi is receiving more than $22.7 million in federal funds to offset costs to repair and build federal roadways in the state that were damaged by storms and flooding earlier this year.

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Half of Mississippi's 2020 National Blue Ribbon Schools are on the CoastTwo of the four schools in Mississippi that received the prestigious National Blue Honor Schools nomination are in Harrison County.

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Dog rescued after stranded on bridge 120 feet above Mississippi RiverBridge inspectors in Mississippi found more than they were expecting on Sunday when they spotted a dog under the bridge.

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TITLE Coming to the MississippiFLW and Explore La Crosse announced Thursday that the 2021 Tackle Warehouse TITLE, the Pro Circuit Championship, will be held Aug.

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Repaving ‘One of the Worst Streets' in Jackson—Ellis Avenue—with Capitol Street AheadThe portion of Ellis Avenue that runs from St. Charles Street to Capitol Street is up next for resurfacing as the City of Jackson continues with the 2020 paving season.

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Soccer Faces First Road Test at Mississippi State FridayAlabama soccer will face its first road test of the 2020 season Friday with an away match against Mississippi State in Starkville, Miss.

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Welcome to the craziest college football season in Mississippi historyWe thought we knew last winter that this year's Mississippi college football season could be zany.

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Pandemic Course and Giveback Event at USM, JSU/U of M Collaboration GrantThe University of Southern Mississippi recently released a free online course to help the public better understand COVID-19 and other pandemics.

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Senate candidate Mike Espy is calling for medicaid expansion in MississippiA poll earlier this week showed Mike Espy one point behind Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith in the Mississippi race.

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Sun-n-Sand Motor Hotel named one of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic PlacesIn a release, the Mississippi Heritage Trust provided some background on the historic location in Jackson: Constructed in 1960 in the heart of Mississippi's Capital City, the Sun-n-Sand exemplifies mid-century design with its and Continue reading "Sun-n-Sand Motor Hotel named one of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places"

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K.J. CostelloMSU has five quarterbacks on the current roster, but the one who perhaps has the best chance to start is former Stanford University quarterback K.J. Costello.

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June Slay StephensonGraveside services for June Slay Stephenson, 88, of Ward, Ala., will be at 2 p.m.

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Mississippi gets part of multi-state C.R. Bard settlementMississippi will receive a total amount of $837,611.00.

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Mississippi reports highest new number of coronavirus cases in two weeksOn Thursday, Mississippi reported the highest number of new, daily COVID-19 coronavirus cases in two weeks.

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LSU vs. Mississippi State: Prediction, pick, odds, point spread, football game, kickoff time, live streamThe Tigers' title defense gets kicked off on Saturday afternoon in Death Valley.

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Rocketing Systems: First Mississippi Company to Pitch at Venture AtlantaRocketing Systems is the first Mississippi company to pitch at Venture Atlanta, beating out over 400 other applications for the honor.

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Mississippi using inmate labor to make repairs at prisonJACKSON, Miss. — The head of Mississippi's troubled prison system told lawmakers Thursday that the Department of Corrections intends to move some inmates out of a private prison and into a state-owned facility by mid-December.

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Mississippi attorney, Michael D. Herrin, has filed a federal lawsuit against Governor Tate Reeves.Mississippi attorney, Michael D. Herrin, has filed a federal lawsuit against Governor Tate Reeves in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi.

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MSDH confirms 737 new COVID-19 cases, 4 additional deathsThe Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting 737 new cases of COVID-19. Today's report — the highest number of new cases since last Thursday — brings the state's total up to 95,310.

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Dismay Over Breonna Taylor Spills into America's StreetsLOUISVILLE, Ky. — Anger, frustration and sadness over the decision not to charge Kentucky police officers for Breonna Taylor's death poured into America's streets as protesters lashed out at a criminal justice system they say is stacked against Black people.

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Mississippi using inmate labor to make repairs at prisonThe head of Mississippi's troubled prison system told lawmakers Thursday that the Department of Corrections intends to move some inmates out of a private prison and into a state-owned facility by mid-December.

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737 new COVID-19 cases, 4 new deaths reported Thursday in MississippiIn South Mississippi, that number breaks down to 69 new cases and one new death reported for the six southernmost counties.

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MSU resumes search for research vice president after COVID interruptionSTARKVILLE, Miss.—The 21-member search committee responsible for the selection of Mississippi State's new vice president for research and economic development is reconvening after a pause due to COVID-19.

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MSU vice president for agriculture, forestry and veterinary medicine search resumes with committee in placeSTARKVILLE, Miss.—After temporarily pausing the search for a new vice president for Mississippi State's Division of Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine, MSU is announcing the members of the search committee and resuming the search process.

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Mississippi Rural Physicians Scholarship program accepts six MSU studentsSTARKVILLE, Miss.—Six current Mississippi State students recently learned they will receive $30,000 per year to attend medical school as part of the prestigious Mississippi Rural Physicians Scholarship Program.

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Adranos bringing rocket motor research and development to Stone CountyJackson, Mississippi – September 24, 2020 – Solid rocket fuel innovator Adranos, Inc. is locating its rocket motor research and development operations in McHenry in Stone County.

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T&L Thursday: Can Mississippi State's defense contain LSU's passing game?A look at the Bulldogs' chances of slowing down the LSU air attack.

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USM offering free public course on COVID-19 and pandemic historySouthern Miss is now offering a free public course aimed at helping everyone to better understand the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Book Club: "Big Door Prize"As the state enters fall, COVID transmission is trending down. But there are still concerns over access to the ballot in the heat of a pandemic.

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Sportradar agrees sports data and MTS deal with Mississippi's Pearl River ResortSportradar has continued to grow its network of partnerships across the US after confirming a new comprehensive sports betting partnership with Pearl River Resort.

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Municipal Court Clerk in Macon has been arrested for embezzlementState Auditor Shad White announced Special Agents from his office have arrested City of Macon Municipal Court Clerk, Yolanda Atkins, after she was indicted for embezzlement.

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Mississippi Highway Patrol accepting applications for cadetsJACKSON, Miss. — The Mississippi Highway Patrol is looking for new troopers. Applications for the upcoming Cadet Class 65, which will begin in early 2021, can be obtained from any MHP...

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Servpro Coaches Show: September 24Before the Whippets take the field Friday night, you can hear a preview of the game during the Servpro Coaches Show.

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2 Mississippi inmates die; 1 was in Colorado federal prisonThe Mississippi Department of Corrections says one inmate has died at an in-state prison and another man convicted in Mississippi has died at a federal prison in Colorado.

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Protests spill into America's streets over Breonna Taylor caseAnger, frustration and sadness over the decision not to charge Kentucky police officers for Breonna Taylor's death poured into America's streets as protesters lashed out at a criminal justice system they say is stacked against Black people.

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Wooden bridge closed after arsonist sets fire to it, damages underpinningsFolks in one Mississippi county will have to find an alternate route home after a fire on one of the few remaining wooden bridges in the area has closed it for at least 30 days.

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Some college football goes on, but many traditions on pandemic holdTo the delight of fans young and old, an English bulldog named Uga has been stationed on the sideline at all but one Georgia home football game since 1956.

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Mississippi governor tells citizens to take COVID vaccine even if you don't like TrumpMississippi Gov. Tate Reeves on Wednesday praised the Trump administration's efforts to make a coronavirus vaccine available to the public in the next few months and asked residents not to allow political divisions to stop them from getting vaccinated when the time comes.

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Mullen returns to Mississippi with No. 5 Florida, SEC hopesFlorida looks to get coach Dan Mullen's third season, the most anticipated one yet, off to a good start in Oxford, Mississippi.

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Dog rescued after stranded on bridge 120 feet above Mississippi RiverBridge inspectors in Mississippi found more than they were expecting on Sunday when they spotted a dog under the bridge.

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What will be the state's next flag? A lot of votes and steps have already been taken. But the next step is at the polls.Think of the In God We Trust flag as the candidate and Mississippi's business leaders are now working to organize a campaign of sorts.

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Outraged homeowners, conned out of thousands of dollars, went to authorities filing charges about work that was never done.The Brandon business owner was arrested after several victims came forward. Jamie L. Sullivan was taken into custody Tuesday.

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Hounding Horka: What to like, dislike about Mississippi State football this seasonWhy should you have optimism for Mississippi State football this season, and why should you be concerned?

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Mississippi gets part of multi-state C.R. Bard settlementMississippi Attorney General Lynn Fitch announced the state will share in a settlement reached with the companies over the marketing of transvaginal surgical mesh devices.

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Mississippi football family carries on after coronavirus claims beloved coachNacoma James was a tough but loving high school football coach in Oxford, Mississippi. Three weeks after an overnight coaches retreat this summer, he collapsed in his wife's arms from COVID-19 and later died.

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Today in history: September 24Today is Thursday, Sept. 24, the 268th day of 2020. There are 98 days left in the year.

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Tropical Storm Beta Brought Flooding Rain From Texas to Mississippi, Including the Houston MetroIt was the first named storm using the Greek alphabet to landfall in the U.S. Water was the biggest concern.

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Coronavirus in Mississippi: 737 new cases and 4 new deaths ThursdayWoman says she was fired from Whataburger for wearing Black Lives Matter mask.

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Mississippi gov: Don't let politics hinder virus vaccinationTate Reeves has praised the Trump administration's efforts to make a coronavirus vaccine available to the public in the next few months.

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Mullen takes No. 5 Florida, title hopes back to MississippiDan Mullen should hope this trip to Ole Miss goes as well his first — or his last.

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How does LSU beat Mississippi State? Keys include pressure K.J. Costello and win the run gameCollege football season has finally arrived. As LSU begins its title defense Saturday, the Tigers host Mississippi State in the first weekend of the Southeastern Conference's 10-game, league-only schedule.

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Mississippi top recruit Deion Smith receives offer from Jackson StateMississippi No. 1, according to 247Sports and Rivals, has received an offer from Jackson State University.

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Two Louisville offices shot amid Breonna Taylor protests2 Louisville officers shot amid Breonna Taylor protests Hours after a Kentucky grand jury brought no charges against Louisville police for Breonna Taylor's death and protesters took to the streets, authorities said two officers were shot and wounded Wednesday night during the demonstrations expressing anger over the killings of.

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Defense seeks mental evaluation for ex-cop charged with murderA defense attorney is requesting a psychiatric evaluation for a white former Mississippi police officer charged with killing a Black woman with whom the officer allegedly had a romantic relationship.

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Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves is giving another update on the response to COVID-19.Twenty-four deaths and more than 500 cases were reported Wednesday as the in-state total nears 95,000 cases since March.

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Mississippi gov: Don't let politics hinder virus vaccinationJACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves on Wednesday praised the Trump efforts to make a coronavirus vaccine available to the public in the next few months and asked residents not to allow political divisions to stop them from getting vaccinated when the time comes.

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Majority-Black School Closer to Shedding Confederate NameLee Elementary, a majority-Black school in Mississippi, is one step closer to being renamed for a Black leader or activist rather than a Confederate general.

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Bridge inspector rescues dog stranded 120 feet above Mississippi RiverCNN)An ordinary workday quickly turned into a rescue mission after a bridge inspector spotted a stranded dog 120 feet above the Mississippi River.

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Head's up: Snake lands on Mississippi woman as she opens front doorA Mississippi woman recoiled in horror last week after receiving an unwelcome, slithering surprise.

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Mississippi top recruit Deion Smith receives offer from Jackson StateMississippi No. 1, according to 247Sports and Rivals, has received an offer from Jackson State University.

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Marshall Ramsey: Cash TsunamiMike Espy's campaign has brought in $1 million since last Friday.

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"Home Town" Star Erin Napier Opens Up About Mississippi Home in Alyssa Rosenheck's New BookErin Napier shows off her Mississippi home "The New Southern Style: The Interiors of a Lifestyle and Design Movement" by Alyssa Rosenheck.

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Gov. provides vaccine update following convo with COVID-19 Task ForceAs the process to develop a COVID-19 vaccine continues at warp speed, Governor Tate Reeves provided Mississippians with an update on the efforts following a recent conversation with President Trump, Vice President Pence and the Coronavirus Task Force.

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Oklahoma murder suspect found in MississippiThe car was used in a robbery homicide.

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At Least Three Mississippi Legislative Races Going to RunoffsJACKSON, Miss. — Runoffs will be needed for at least three special elections to fill seats in the Mississippi Legislature.

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Gov. Tate Reeves' inaugural nonprofit has dissolved. Where did the money go?The nonprofit solicited donations of $250,000 for a private dinner with then Gov.-elect Tate Reeves.

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Bridge inspector rescues dog stranded on bridge above Mississippi RiverA bridge inspector was working 120 feet above the Mississippi River when he spotted a distressed dog beneath the deck.

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Attorney general's office: Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves properly vetoed parts of billsThe A.G.'s office filed arguments on behalf of the governor in Hinds County Chancery Court, where Reeves is being sued by the two top leaders of the Mississippi House.

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Want to work with Mississippi's largest law enforcement agency?If you're interested in becoming a state trooper in Mississippi, you have until October 31st to apply.

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What is Mississippi getting for $350 million a year in workforce development? Leaders vow to find out.Leaders are questioning what the state has actually accomplished as its workforce participation rate remains among the worst in the nation.

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Four Mississippi legislative races headed for runoff after Tuesday special electionsFour Tuesday special elections to fill vacancies for House and Senate seats appear to be headed to Oct.

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Mississippi State's Texan trio kicks off 2020 season this weekThe Texas high school football season for big public schools and almost all private schools has been delayed a month because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

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At least 3 Mississippi legislative races going to runoffsJACKSON, Miss. — Runoffs will be needed for at least three special elections to fill seats in the Mississippi Legislature.

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Four Special Elections: Unofficial results show all four possibly heading toward runoffsAccording to unofficial reports, it appears there may be runoffs in all four special elections held Tuesday to fill open legislative seats.

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Should voting be convenient? Mississippi remains an outlier in terms of early votingFrom microwave popcorn to digital grocery shopping to telemedicine, our citizens worship time and the technology that saves time.

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OPINION: Mayor Lumumba's Support of Police State, Incarceration Not In Dispute"Despite many promises and assertions that alternatives to policing are needed, the mayor continues to tout his record of providing JPD with more surveillance gadgets, weaponry, more officers and fleets of new vehicles."

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Eva Lorraine WhiteFuneral services for Eva Lorraine White, 74, of Waynesboro, will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept.

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Governor's veto power is the focus of Mississippi court battleIn August, Speaker of the House Philip Gunn and Speaker Pro Tempore Jason White filed a lawsuit against Governor Tate Reeves regarding his partial veto of spending legislation.

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Hinds County Buying Temperature Takers, Changes Edwards Precinct, Improves Detention CentersDeputy sheriffs at the Hinds County facilities' entrance will soon be able to monitor the temperature of those coming in remotely.

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Bridge inspector rescues dog on ledge 120 feet above Mississippi RiverA dog was stranded on a bridge 120 feet above the Mississippi River, but luckily a bridge inspector was able to save the dog from his perch.

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Happy Anniversary from Bob: 39 yearsMonday, Randy and I celebrated our 39th year of marriage. Frankly, "celebrate" is not an accurate description, but then there is that whole 'cannot go out to eat' or 'cannot take a trip' thing going on. On the other hand, jeans and tee shirt, eating cheese and crackers while watching a movie was pretty symbolic: Marriage, like everything...

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Arson closes wooden bridge in Mississippi indefinitelyFolks in one Mississippi county will have to find an alternate route home after a fire on one of the few remaining wooden bridges in the area has closed it for at least 30 days.

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Fitch to discuss online censorship with President Trump and AG BarrThis afternoon, Mississippi Attorney General Lynn Fitch is set to discuss online censorship with President Donald Trump and U.S. Attorney General William Barr along with a working group of several other state Attorneys General.

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Moment petrified stray dog was rescued from certain death in famed Mississippi riverA dog was rescued after almost falling into the Mississippi River.

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Arson closes wooden bridge in Mississippi indefinitelyFolks in one Mississippi county will have to find an alternate route home after a fire on one of the few remaining wooden bridges in the area has closed it for at least 30 days.

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Coronavirus in Mississippi: 552 new cases, 24 new deathsThe number of presumed positive coronavirus cases in Mississippi is now at 94,573. The Mississippi State Department of Health confirmed 552 new cases and 24 new deaths Wednesday.

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Attorneys: Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves properly vetoed parts of billsJACKSON, Miss. — The Mississippi attorney general's office is arguing that Republican Gov. Tate Reeves acted within his constitutional powers when he vetoed parts of budget bills this year.

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MSDH confirms 552 new COVID-19 cases, 24 additional deathsThe Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting 552 new cases of COVID-19. Today's report brings the state's total number of cases up to 94,573.

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The Latest: Mississippi reports consistent new coronavirus cases, but deaths continue, two dozen more WednesdayMississippi's new coronavirus cases are averaging at approximately 500 new cases per day with the latest numbers released from the Mississippi Department of Health on Wednesday.

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Obituary for John William GrahamJohn and Rebecca were not only husband and wife, they were also first cousins.

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Four Mississippi legislative races headed for runoff after Tuesday special electionsFour Tuesday special elections to fill vacancies for House and Senate seats appear to be headed to Oct.

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Awaiting eligibility decision, Ole Miss DB Otis Reese pleads with NCAAOle Miss opens its 2020 season against the Florida Gators in just three days, and they're still waiting on the NCAA to make a decision regarding a transfer that arrived on campus back in January.

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Charges: Minneapolis man stole houseboat on Mississippi River, declared maritime lawA Minneapolis man is facing theft charges after he allegedly stole a houseboat on the Mississippi River Sunday morning, declaring maritime law.

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Despite challenges, MSU, Keenum remain focused on university's vital missionSTARKVILLE, Miss.—Despite the many challenges Mississippi State has faced in the last six months, MSU President Mark E. Keenum explained in an address Tuesday the university remains focused on the vital mission it has in Mississippi.

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Attorneys: Mississippi Gov. Properly Vetoed Parts of BillsTate Reeves acted within his constitutional powers when he issued partial vetoes of budget bills this year, the state attorney general's office is arguing in court papers.

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Tropical Depression Beta: Mississippi to see heavy rain, flash flooding as system passes through5:50 p.m. update: The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Adams, Franklin and Jefferson counties until 6:45 p.m.

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552 new COVID-19 cases, 24 new deaths reported Wednesday in MississippiIn South Mississippi, that number breaks down to 50 new cases and one new death reported for the six southernmost counties.

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I-10 West reopened following 18-wheeler crash on Mississippi River BridgeA two-vehicle crash involving an 18-wheeler that jackknifed on the Mississippi River Bridge caused a closure of I-10 West for about an hour on Wednesday morning.

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Mississippi auditor arrests city clerk, charges her with embezzlementState Auditor Shad White announced Wednesday Special Agents from his office have arrested City of Macon Municipal Court Clerk, Yolanda Atkins, after she was indicted for embezzlement.

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Coronavirus in Mississippi: 24 deaths, 552 new cases reported Sept. 23According to state records, the total number of positive cases in Mississippi stands at 94,573.

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Mississippi Special Election: Unofficial ResultsA Special Election was held Tuesday to fill four legislative vacancies. The unofficial results are coming in.

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NFL Week 2Following a big show out from Mississippi players during the opening week of the 2020 NFL season, Week 2 didn't stray too far away from that theme as plenty of players from the Magnolia State stepped up to help their teams.

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College football picks, odds for SEC in Week 4: LSU rolls over Mississippi State, Kentucky hangs with AuburnThe Tigers and Bulldogs headline the opening weekend of SEC football.

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Mississippi gov: Don't let politics hinder virus vaccinationJACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves on Wednesday praised the Trump...

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Lack of participation in 2020 Census could impact funding in Mississippi schoolsThe 2020 Census deadline is in seven days and the number of people who fill it out will determine how school systems are funded over the next 10 years.

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Supreme Court and the ACA in MississippiAs Republican leadership in the Senate rushes to fill the Supreme Court vacancy, we examine what's at stake for the Affordable Care Act and the Mississippian's insured through it.

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Attorneys: Mississippi gov properly vetoed parts of billsTate Reeves acted within his constitutional powers when he issued partial vetoes of budget bills this year, the state attorney general’s office is arguing in court papers.

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Why quarterback K.J. Costello is ready for first Mississippi State startStanding on the practice field behind the Leo Seal Jr. football facility after another intense practice – one that went about 30 minutes longer than usual – the Mississippi State senior quarterback looked around at his teammates with an uncontrollable giddy feeling.Â.

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Are you eligible to vote absentee?This years election is approaching quickly and heres a guide on how you can vote absentee.

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Sweetie Pies Norman has murder-for-hire case granted continuanceJames Timothy “Tim” Norman has been granted a continuance in his murder-for-hire trial in the U.S. District Court for Eastern Missouri.

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Five LSU Football Players to Watch Against Mississippi StateAll eyes will be on Brennan, Gilbert in week one matchup with Bulldogs.

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MHP now accepting applications for Cadet Class 65Now is your chance to answer the call to become a Mississippi Highway Patrol Trooper as the application process for Cadet Class 65, which will begin in early 2021, is now open.

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Kylin Hill: How one tweet helped change Mississippi flagMississippi State's star running back put his neck on the line over the summer in calling for change to a flag featuring the Confederate emblem.

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Beta drenches Houston, leads to flash flood watch in Louisiana: Latest pathUp to almost 15 inches of rain fell on the southern side of Houston from Beta and produced major flooding in the city.

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3 Days Until Mississippi State Football: K.J. CostelloKentucky grand jury indicts 1 of 3 officers in fatal Breonna Taylor police shooting.

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Mike Leach's Mississippi State could hit LSU with an upset specialIf anyone gets upset in the first weekend of SEC football, why couldn't Mike Leach's Mississippi State football team knock of LSU football in Death Valley?

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Halloween in the COVID-19 era: Tips to enjoy it safelyAccording to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , many traditional Halloween activities can be high-risk for spreading viruses.

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A man accused of raping a child in Florida was arrested in Meridian.U.S. Marshals and Meridian Police captured fugitive Jeremiah Ivanoff in the Queen City Tuesday morning.

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Lane Kiffin's Mississippi home debut was supposed to come against Southeast Missouri State.Mississippi. - Mike Leach expected to start his first season at Mississippi State versus New Mexico.

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Full Mississippi AP Prep poll for week of Sept. 25The latest prep football poll from the Associated Press published on Tuesday afternoon. Starkville remains the overall No.

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High school football scheduleLocal area high school football games for September 25: Attala County: Kosciusko at Holly Springs Ethel at West Tallahatchie Choctaw County: Clarksdale at Choctaw County Holmes County: Benton Academy at Central Holmes Leake County: Leake Academy at Park Place Christian Forest at Leake Central JZ George at Leake County Neshoba County: Holmes...

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Best burgers in south Mississippi: 9 places to visitPicture a thick, juicy char-grilled beef patty served sizzling hot from the grill. Add layers of caramelized onions, freshly sliced tomatoes, crunchy lettuce and a topping of spicy Comeback sauce.

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Exciting Times In A "Strange Place"If you’re a fan of Magnolia Bayou, you know why this week is so important.

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Mississippi State at LSU odds, picks and best betsPreviewing Saturdays Mississippi State Bulldogs at LSU Tigers sports betting odds and lines, with college football betting picks, tips and best bets.

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Mississippi Dental Association Joins Growing List of iCoreRx e-Prescription Software EndorsementsPress release content from Globe Newswire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

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Judges, district attorneys, law enforcement officials, and new leadership at the Mississippi Dsepartment of Correction.JACKSON, Miss. – Judges, district attorneys, law enforcement officials, and new leadership at the Mississippi Department of Corrections met at the Mississippi Supreme Court building to find better ways to return prisoners to society once they’ve completed their sentences.

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Officials with the Mississippi Department of Corrections said two inmates died in separate locations.Thomas C. Parker, 40, died on Tuesday at Northwest Mississippi Medical Center in Clarksdale. He was serving life without parole at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman for capital murder.

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Mississippi Republican Gov. Tate Reeves acted within his constitutional powers when he issued partial vetoes of budget bills this yearThe state attorney general's office is arguing in court papers. The attorneys filed their arguments on behalf of the governor Thursday in Hinds County Chancery Court.

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Mississippi's Republican House speaker says legislators will probably return to the Capitol before Oct. 5JACKSON, Miss. — Philip Gunn says they will evaluate how the state is spending coronavirus relief money from the federal government.

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Mississippi Freedom Caucus asks Gov. Reeves to end executive orders, reform current lawThe Mississippi Freedom Caucus is calling on Gov. Tate Reeves to end the executive orders passed during the COVID-19 pandemic and to reform a current state law.

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Beta drenches Houston, flash flood watch issued in Louisiana, MississippiBeta has drenched Houston with nearly 15 inches of rain, causing major flooding in the city.

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Mississippi Arts Commission Announces Sarah Story as New Executive DirectorThe Mississippi Arts Commission Board of Commissioners has named Sarah Story, of Austin, Texas, as the new executive director of the state arts agency following a national search.

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Beta drenches Houston, flash flood watch issued in Louisiana, MississippiBeta has drenched Houston with nearly 15 inches of rain, causing major flooding in the city.

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Multiple Felony Possession Arrests in Leake and AttalaRODNEY Q LEFLORE, 45, of Carthage, DUI  1st Offense, No Drivers License, No Tag, Careless Driving, Leake County Sheriffs Office.

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Today In History, September 23rdToday is Wednesday, Sept. 23, the 267th day of 2020. There are 99 days left in the year.

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Video: Moment petrified stray dog was rescued from certain death over famed Mississippi riverThis is the moment a Stantec Bridge Inspector Craig Jenkins saves a dog stranded 120 feet above the Mississippi River.

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LSU vs Mississippi State Prediction, Game PreviewLSU Tigers vs Mississippi State Bulldogs prediction and game preview.

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South Mississippi Strong: Pascagoula coach finds, shares strength in a dark timeIt started as an attempt to find closure after a beloved student passed away. But Brett Merill's therapeutic exercise grew bigger than he could ever imagine.

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Health experts are organizing a Medicaid expansion ballot initiativeThey have quietly met through the summer, laying the early groundwork for a Medicaid expansion ballot initiative in the state. Similar advocate groups are pushing for expansion in seven other Southern states, where legislatures and GOP governors have turned down the federal health care assistance allotted as part of the 2010 Affordable...

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Deion Sanders recruiting Mississippi hardWith a guy like Walter Payton hailing from Jackson State University, anything is possible on the recruitment trail for first year Head Coach Deion Sanders.

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New W.I.S.H Society of South Mississippi membersThere are 60 children in South Mississippi alone waiting for their wishes to be granted.

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Man charged after witnesses say he threw dog off interstate overpassMississippi police arrested a man and charged him with cruelty to animals after witnesses said the man threw a dog over a highway overpass.

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Mississippi State CB opts out, transfers to Jackson State to play for Deion SandersNot even 12 hours after his inaugural press conference as Jackson State's head football coach, Deion Sanders lured a Power 5 player to his program.

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John Lennon's killer says murder was 'despicable act' aimed at getting him gloryThe man who killed John Lennon in 1980 says he was seeking glory and deserved the death penalty for a "despicable" act.

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Medical Marijuana in MississippiIn Oxford, law officers and medical professionals met to speak publicly about why they support Alternative 65-A over initiative 65.

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Mississippi special election: Results from Tuesday's racesPolling places closed at 7 p.m. The Clarion Ledger will provide results on this page as they come in.Â.

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Mississippi prison crisis: 2 prisoners die at separate facilitiesThomas C. Parker, 40, died Tuesday at the Northwest Mississippi Medical Center in Clarksdale. He was serving life in prison for capital murder at the Mississippi Penitentiary at Parchman after pleading guilty in October 2010 to stabbing a homeowner during a robbery in DeSoto County.

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South Mississippi home featured in latest Morgan Freeman movieHollywood is back to making blockbusters and they're doing it in Mississippi.

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50,000 up for grabs as part of United Way of South Mississippi's Nifty 50 RaffleIt’s all hands on deck as workers and leaders with the United Way of South Mississippi go full speed ahead with this year’s Nifty 50 Raffle and there’s a lot at stake.

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Harshmallow hiatus: Pandemic prompts Peeps production pausePeeps treats are going on hiatus for several months — another consequence of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Mississippi special election: Results from Tuesday's legislative racesMississippians headed to the polls Tuesday to choose new state lawmakers in four districts.

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WATCH: Stranded dog rescued from bridge over the Mississippi RiverWhile inspecting the US84 Westbound Bridge over the Mississippi River between Natchez and Vidalia, Louisiana Sunday, a bridge inspector noticed a stranded dog on the adjacent bridge beneath the bridge deck - more than 120 feet above the river.

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Agencies issue warning linking fentanyl to North Mississippi overdosesNational, state and local law enforcement agencies are joining forces to issue a strong warning that the deadly substance known as fentanyl has been linked to a recent string of overdoses and deaths in North Mississippi.

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White House coronavirus report for MississippiCourtesy of ABC News, WTVA has obtained the White House's lastest COVID-19 report for Mississippi.

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Mississippi remains outlier in early votingFrom microwave popcorn to digital grocery shopping to telemedicine, our citizens worship time and the technology that saves time.

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Bridge inspectors find, rescue dog stranded under bridge high over Mississippi RiverA routine bridge inspection turned into a rescue mission Sunday afternoon when a dog was found stranded below the eastbound Mississippi River bridge.

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Sheriff says this man lured children into van for sex; van's locks had been modifiedA Mississippi man is accused of trying to lure children into a van whose interior doors had been altered, presumably to prevent escape.

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LSU Athletics Issues Gameday Reminders to Fans Attending Mississippi State GameThe LSU athletic department released a list of reminders to season ticket holders who are attending game during the 2020 football season.

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Mississippi legislators to return by early October, says House SpeakerMississippi House Speaker Philip Gunn says lawmakers will evaluate how the state is spending coronavirus relief money from the federal government.

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Supreme Court Vacancy and MS Abortion RightsThe passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is re-energizing the issue of women's reproductive rights.

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Apple Cider Boneless Pork ChopsCenter cut, boneless, pork chops, lightly seasoned, pan seared or grilled, and finished with an apple cider, brown sugar and mustard glaze.

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Mississippi State CB opts out, transfers to Jackson State to play for Deion SandersDeion Sanders has already landed Power 5 talent at Jackson State.

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Mississippi Freedom Caucus asks Gov. Reeves to end executive orders, reform current lawThe Mississippi Freedom Caucus is calling on Gov. Tate Reeves to end the executive orders passed during the COVID-19 pandemic and to reform a current state law.

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WATCH: Mississippi State QB K.J. Costello goes in-depth on how he has tried to master the Air Raid and moreCostello met with reporters on Tuesday ahead of Mississippi State's season opener at LSU.

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Absentee voting is underway in Lauderdale County and MississippiLauderdale County's Circuit Clerk is advising absentee voters to vote as early as possible.

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Report: Former Mississippi State baseball coach Andy Cannizaro in running for another collegiate jobThings originally went well for Cannizaro. Despite coaching a team that had a pitching staff riddled with injuries, Cannizaro led Mississippi State all the way to a Super Regional in 2017 before being eliminated on the doorstep of the College World Series.

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Southern Movie 51: "Murder in Mississippi"Dogmatic, cheaply produced, and poorly acted, 1965s Murder in Mississippi appears to be an attempt to rush out a pro-Civil Rights film at the height of the violence in the Deep South.

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Bridge inspectors rescue dog stranded under Mississippi River BridgeNATCHEZ — A routine bridge inspection turned into a rescue mission Sunday afternoon when a dog was found stranded below the eastbound Mississippi River bridge.

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'Is This The Year The SEC Beats Each Other Up? ': Gary Danielson Previews LSU Mississippi State, Week 1 Of SEC ScheduleThe SEC on CBS analyst is preparing for the return of the conference this week with a new look LSU.

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Police say Mississippi college town has had 11 drug overdoses, two fatal, fentanyl blamedPolice in a Mississippi university town recently reported 11 drug overdoses, two fatal, so far this year, and say they believe drugs laced with the deadly fentanyl are to blame.

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Sewage Fix Finally: The Pittmans Get Relief After Eight Months of StenchAfter eight months of living with the smell of sewage in their apartment, a couple living on Sage Street in Jackson finally got relief earlier this month.

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