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Greene County house fire claims two-year-old child's life
An overnight house fire in Greene County has claimed the life of a two-year-old child, Greene County Emergency Management Director Trent Robertson said Friday.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Thick-skinned Wiseman carried on Stennis legacy
The notion of someone other than William M. "Marty" Wiseman running the John C. Stennis Institute of Government at Mississippi State University is one that will require a period of adjustment.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Bob Usey: a Republican view of Democrat Bill Allain
As one of only four Republican state senators in 1984, I did not know what to expect with Democrat Bill Allain as the new governor of our great state.
Recruiting Rewind: Episode 13
Join recruiting writer John Talty on this episode of 'Recruiting Rewind' as he discusses several junior college players who committed to Ole Miss over the weekend, Lafayette Class of 2016 offensive lineman Eli Johnson's commitment to the Rebels and more good news for Hugh Freeze's staff.
Ole Miss ups ante on HC Freeze
With the way Ole Miss has structured the new contract of coach Hugh Freeze, it has raised the bar for what constitutes success.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Freedom Summer 50th about future as well as past struggles
Jackson Mayor Chokwe Lumumba endorsed next summer's celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Mississippi Freedom Summer as a key event pegged to the future as well as the past.
Mississippi Business Journal
Health Department: Flu cases on the rise statewide
ACROSS MISSISSIPPI - The Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting an increase in influenza activity over the past several weeks.
Public service career rewarding
Nearly 40 years ago I realized a dream. I went to work for the government. In this day and time it is a favorite parlor game to "dog cuss" anything having to do with bureaucrats who ply their trade, but that was not always so.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Miss. group hosts Western Europe trade mission
Officials say the trip will include stops in the United Kingdom and France. Participating companies will also have the opportunity to make a third stop if they have business prospects in a neighboring country.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
For Whom The Cowbell Tolls
SEC Bowl Breakdown: Bulldogs to Liberty, Other Matchups
After a week of waiting, Mississippi State has officially accepted a birth in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl.
Wicker to speak at MSU graduation
More than 1,300 students are expected to receive degrees during the 10 a.m. Humphrey Coliseum commencement.
New West Nile cases reported
Mississippi now has a total of 30 human West Nile Virus cases. New cases are reported this week in Hinds, Jones, and Madison counties.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Gulfport Branch NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet is Dec. 15
The Gulfport Branch NAACP will hold its Freedom Fund Banquet from 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 15 at the Hard Rock resort and Casino, 777 Beach Blvd., Biloxi.
Mississippi State hires peanut specialist
WCBI reports that Jason Sarver has been hired as peanut specialist by the Mississippi State University Extension Service and Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Webster Progress-Times
Florist entertains, educates MHGC members
On Nov. 19, Janet Dean of the Mathiston Florist entertained and educated the ladies of the Maben Home and Garden Club in the art of design with the latest in Christmas decor.
Cold weather could help Mississippi St in Egg Bowl
This year's Egg Bowl promises to be brisk by Magnolia State standards, with temperatures expected to hover in the 30s on Thursday night.
NEWS: Mississippi's public universities are conducting groundbreaking research while leading the next generation of scholars to the forefront of innovation.
Five for Friday
Join host Courtney Cronin and our football beat writers on Five for Friday as we breakdown the likelihood of where Mississippi State and Ole Miss will end up going bowling, Jackson State's preparation for Southern in this Saturday's SWAC Championship game and Southern Miss snapping the longest-active losing streak in college football.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
State auditor asks federal court to release MDMR records
Mississippi State Auditor Stacey Pickering asked a federal court on Thursday to authorize the release of Mississippi Department of Marine Resources records that are being sought by a Gulf Coast newspaper.