The recent Chronic Wasting Disease among deer STILL sparks concerns for hunters. Next week the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks will host a public meeting to talk about proposed changes for the 2019 – 2020 deer hunting season.
State Auditor Shad White released a report Wednesday showing an increase in outside-the-classroom spending on administration and non-instruction activities over the last decade despite fewer students and classroom teachers.
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith announced Tuesday that the USDA’s Rural Development has awarded a $148.8 million loan to a Hattiesburg-based rural electric partnership to finance system upgrades in 55 counties.
The current closures are a continuation of a 2017 report from federal inspectors who determined many bridges in the state were deficient. The U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) worked with State Aid and MDOT to schedule repairs or closures.
While there's been disagreements on specifics---there does seem to be a consensus at the State Capitol.That consensus is that the money will most likely go towards pay raises for teachers and state employees.
A UFO and alien abduction on the Pascagoula River: you may have heard this story from the 1970s. Now 45 years later, for the first time, a witness is coming forward saying she saw this alien encounter.
The House on Monday amended and passed Senate Bill 2116 , which would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected, about six weeks into pregnancy. The House and Senate must work out differences in their respective bills before it moves forward to Gov. Phil Bryant.
Wooten was asked to step away from the case because Bryant had asked Wooten if she would represent him when she was an attorney while he sought a divorce from his wife and a lawsuit against Kelly. She declined to represent him.