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Rumble In The South Pt.2 New! 2021-01-18 23:40:00Evening and night games from the home of the Choctaws-Clinton, Raymond, Brandon and Callaway win

Governor: Mississippi prepared in case of protests at New! 2021-01-18 23:25:00Gov. Tate Reeves says Mississippi is prepared if there are protests outside the Capitol that coincide with Wednesday's presidential inauguration.

JSU's Sonic Boom to perform during presidential inauguration New! 2021-01-18 22:50:00JSU's Sonic Boom of the South will perform during the presidential inauguration celebrations.

Capital City dealing with multiple water main breaks New! 2021-01-18 22:45:00Many experiencing little to no water pressure

A missing teen snowmobiler built a snow cave New! 2021-01-18 22:39:00After going missing while on a snowmobile, a Canadian teenager managed to survive by building a snow cave to stay in until he was found.

Powerball jackpot rises to $730 million; Mega Millions New! 2021-01-18 20:54:00What would you do with the winnings?

Census Bureau director to resign amid criticism over New! 2021-01-18 20:15:00His term was supposed to finish at the end of 2021.

Rumble In The South Pt 1 New! 2021-01-18 20:10:00The dayside high school hoops action from the Rumble In the South showcase

Alcorn State sweeps at home on MLK Day New! 2021-01-18 20:06:00The Braves men's and women's team continue their winning ways at home

California becomes first state to top 3 million New! 2021-01-18 19:19:00California has become the first state to record more than 3 million known coronavirus infections.

Log truck driver escapes injury after truck overturns New! 2021-01-18 19:18:00He said he was trying to avoid a collision

Teacher on National Guard does double duty, protecting New! 2021-01-18 19:05:00In between his guard shifts, he continues to teach band classes from his Humvee.

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Kremlin foe Navalny jailed for 30 days; allies New! 2021-01-18 11:58:41MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian judge on Monday ordered opposition leader Alexei Navalny jailed for 30 days, a ruling that comes after the leading Kreml

Insights on the Global Tea Market 2020-2024: COVID-19 New! 2021-01-18 11:54:33LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 18, 2021--

Amory police, North MS Narcotics make drug arrests New! 2021-01-18 11:53:00AMORY – Two men were charged with drug offenses Jan. 14 in a case by the Amory Police Department and North Mississippi Narcotics.

IIHF pulls hockey worlds from Belarus, seeks new New! 2021-01-18 11:45:40ZURICH (AP) — The hockey world championships were pulled from Belarus on Monday following pressure from opposition groups and a threatened boyco

Widersprüche rund um die Cloud: Studie von Aptum New! 2021-01-18 11:42:33TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 18, 2021--

SSi Canada Partners with SES Networks to Deliver New! 2021-01-18 11:41:36LUXEMBOURG & YELLOWKNIFE, Canada--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 18, 2021--

Poland national soccer team coach Jerzy Brzęczek fired New! 2021-01-18 11:39:10WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland coach Jerzy Brzęczek was fired Monday, five months before the European Championship and two months before the

Beerschot's Hernán Losada hired as coach of DC New! 2021-01-18 11:39:07WASHINGTON (AP) — Hernán Losada was hired Monday as coach of Major League Soccer's D.C. United.

NHL Center Ice expands SLING TV's live sports New! 2021-01-18 11:36:00ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Jan. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, SLING TV, the best value in live streaming services, launched NHL Center Ice, NHL's out-of-mar

Nurse Anesthetists Among Most Utilized Healthcare Providers, According New! 2021-01-18 11:32:00PARK RIDGE, Ill., Jan. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- (AANA) -- A new report from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services provides data that indica

Insights on the Global Wireless Phone Chargers Market New! 2021-01-18 11:31:02LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 18, 2021--

Messi facing lengthy suspension for hitting opponent New! 2021-01-18 11:28:21MADRID (AP) — After losing the Spanish Super Cup final, Barcelona is also in danger of losing Lionel Messi for an extended period after he hit a

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Mississippi Vaccine Appointments Fill Up as Demand Surges 2021-01-14 11:23:53JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi Health Department said Wednesday that the state cannot take any more appointments for COVID-19 vaccination

Mississippi Legislature Again Mulling Teacher Pay Increases 2021-01-14 11:01:54JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi legislators are once again mulling pay increases for the state's teachers. Senate Bill 2001, which unanimous

Mississippi Lottery Leader: Don't Fall Victim to Scams 2021-01-14 10:46:21JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The president of the Mississippi Lottery Corporation is warning people not to fall victim to scams. Tom Shaheen said in a

Delays Hinder COVID Vaccinations As Requirements, Access Loosen 2021-01-13 13:41:02More Mississippians than ever now qualify for COVID-19 vaccinations, but only one-quarter of the total doses in the state so far have been administere

Meredith Anding Jr., Member of the 'Tougaloo Nine,' 2021-01-13 12:01:37JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Meredith C. Anding Jr., a member of the “Tougaloo Nine," who famously participated in a library “read-in&rdqu

Ex-Crimestoppers Board Member Accused of Embezzlement 2021-01-13 11:55:08JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A former board member of a Mississippi Crimestoppers' group has been arrested following her indictment for embezzlement.

Governor Tate Reeves Announces New COVID-19 Measures 2021-01-12 17:56:59JACKSON — Today, Gov. Tate Reeves announced those who are 65 years and older or have a pre-existing medical condition are now eligible to make a

OPINION: Mississippi’s Republican Cats Up Trump’s Authoritarian Tree 2021-01-12 15:25:26 One of Mississippi’s senators and three of its congressmen chose to jump on the Trump bandwagon, objecting last week to final certification of

City Prepares Shelter for Homeless as Temperature Dips 2021-01-12 14:04:09The dip in temperature creates the need to provide shelters for the homeless population in Jackson. Constituent Services Representative Keyshia Sander

Murder Charge Dismissed After Debunked Bite-Mark Testimony 2021-01-12 12:34:27JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi judge has dismissed a murder charge against a Black man who spent more than a quarter-century on death row i

Black Doctors Work to Reduce Skepticism of COVID-19 2021-01-11 14:04:21JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — As many Black residents in Mississippi remain doubtful about the benefits of taking a COVID-19 vaccine when available, mor

Black Axes Northpark, City Limits Cafe and Friends 2021-01-11 13:58:53Northpark (1200 E. County Line Road, Ridgeland) in Ridgeland recently announced that a new location for Black Axes Throwing Club will soon open at the

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Ode to H2O: Eight Cups a Day Helps 2021-01-14 16:56:51Water is essential to life, but we don’t always drink enough. Drinking water can be difficult when such temptations as juices, soft drinks and a

Ancient Remedies: Hueseros Provide Alternative Healing Methods 2021-01-14 15:44:31The hueseros, or sobadores (bonesetters) are an integral and deeply rooted part of Mexican and Latin American culture and identity. How

Meet The World’s First Social Media Network 2021-01-14 15:32:12The Internet is one of the most important landmarks in human history, creating a before and after in modern civilization. Email, web pages, discussion

Small-Business Strategies for Fending Off Cyber Pirates 2021-01-14 14:57:47In recent months, so-called cyber pirates have penetrated the firewall of U.S. government offices, large corporations’ secure connections and ev

Reward Offered After ‘Trump’ Etched into Huge Manatee’s 2021-01-14 14:44:31CITRUS COUNTY, Fla. — A $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the conviction of whoever etched “Trump” onto a ma

How Archeologists Are Working to Uncover and Preserve 2021-01-14 14:15:50ISRAEL — For a small country, Israel boasts a huge number of ancient mosaics — some 7,000 of them to be precise. And that only includes on

Conservation Nonprofit to Buy and Protect Land in 2021-01-14 14:13:15A nonprofit founded by two Israeli professors has raised enough money to purchase and protect two plots of land. This is My Earth (TiME), created in 2

App Enables Users to Track Brain Disorders on 2021-01-14 10:21:38BINYAMINA, Israel — People with chronic diseases are advised to stay home during the Covid-19 pandemic because they are at risk for complic

Israeli University Nanosatellites Aim to Democratize Space 2021-01-14 08:00:37Two Israeli universities have launched homebuilt “social” nanosatellites with the goal of making outer-space research affordable and acces

The life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther 2021-01-14 00:51:51By Kenya Zardaman-Ramirez, Contributing Writer, The 1950s were a dark time for the black man in America. Back then, the black man – an important

Peco Foods closing 3 Mississippi locations 2021-01-08 18:55:38A family-owned Mississippi poultry company said Thursday it is closing three of its locations in the state. Peco Foods’ facilities in Brooksvill

Mississippi schools chief: Ease mandates on some tests 2021-01-08 18:52:21By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) _ Mississippi high school students will take end-of-course exams and third graders will t