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Four bottlenose dolphins arrive at Mississippi AquariumPhoto courtesy of the Mississippi Aquarium Four new bottlenosed residents have arrived at the Mississippi Aquarium.

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Arrest made following investigation into child's death at Oxford daycare centerAn investigation into the death of an infant at an Oxford daycare facility has resulted in an arrest.

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Former Meridian police officer pleads guilty to extortionA former police officer from Meridian, Mississippi, has pleaded guilty to extortion after prosecutors said he requested and received a cash payment in exchange for not ticketing a driver during a traffic stop in April.

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Woman charged with manslaughter after infant dies at Mississippi day careA Grenada woman was arrested in connection with the death of an eight-week-old infant at Mother Goose of Oxford last month.

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Convicted killer on the run, accused of stabbing man nearly a dozen timesA Mississippi man who was previously convicted of killing a man as a teenager is now accused of stabbing another victim nearly a dozen times as an adult.

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3 arrested in connection with Ethel Dollar General robberyAttala County Sheriff Tim Nail reports that three people have been charged in connection with the November 23 robbery of Dollar General in Ethel.

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PDS students qualify for state Spelling BeeTwo students at Presbyterian Day School have qualified for the MAIS State Spelling Bee. The students are Morgan Holdiness and Baylie Rea.

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University sues former student accused of causing $400K in damage during prankA university in Alabama has sued a former student who they said participated in a prank that caused more than $400,000 in damage to a fraternity house where he lived.

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PDS to Host Jingle Bell JunctionThis Saturday, December 5th, Presbyterian Day School will host Jingle Bell Junction. They will have live greenery for sale, a hot chocolate bar, pictures with Santa, Christmas music, and more. Shop these vendors for great ideas and gifts: Magnolia Sweets, The Standard, Farmasi, Cottage Wraps, Kitchen Knits, Plunder Jewelry, Pretty Little...

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Mississippi's new coronavirus case load up 174% in last 30 days; county by county numbersAfter two days of extremely high new coronavirus case numbers, Mississippi's 7-day average of new cases is now up 174 percent in the last 30 days indicating the virus is rapidly spreading throughout the state, at a faster pace than ever before.

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MSDH confirms 2,168 new COVID-19 cases, 28 deathsFor the second straight day, the Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting over 2,000 new cases of COVID-19.

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Sonny's BBQ to bring southern barbecue goodness to Clinton in 2021Perfecting its BBQ recipe for more than 50 years, Sonny's BBQ will bring it Southern style barbecue goodness to Cinton in 2021.

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Daycare catches fire in Jackson; no injuries reportedFire crews were battling an early-morning fire at a daycare in Jackson, authorities said. No injuries were immediately reported.

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COVID-19 cases: Mississippi reports 2,168 new casesView interactive charts showing daily coronavirus cases in Mississippi and COVID-19 trends across the state based on data from the state health department.

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"Secret Santa" pays off layaways at Canton WalmartIn times like these, we all really need to hear a bit of good news.

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First Degree Murder, Statutory Rape, in Leake and Attala ArrestsRICKEY D CUMMINS, 57, of Kosciusko, Bond Surrender, KPD. Bond N/A.. CHRISTOPHER D ERVING, 35, of Kosciusko, Felony Motor Vehicle Theft, ACSO. Bond $10,000.

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Anonymous Santa pays off all layaway items in Mississippi WalmartSanta Claus may have made a quick stop at a Mississippi Walmart on his way to the North Pole recently.

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Tight finances closes beloved Mississippi golf course after 55 yearsOwners have closed a 55-year-old golf course on the Mississippi Gulf Coast as they faced decreasing revenue and an expensive annual contract to lease carts.

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What Mississippi State's Tony Hughes said Deion Sanders must do at Jackson StateTony Hughes knows what it's like to coach at Jackson State. Here's what he said about Deion Sanders giving that job a shot.

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Governor's Mansion Christmas theme honors those on the Frontlines. Holiday tours begin Friday.Holiday tours at the Governor's Mansion will begin on Friday, but they must be booked in advance.

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COVID-19 in Mississippi: 159,036 cases, 3,879 deaths reported by health dept.The number of presumed positive coronavirus cases in Mississippi is now at 159,036. Provided by WMC Action News 5 Memphis COVID-19.

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Almost 2,500 New Covid-19 Cases Reported, Mississippi State Health Dept. Issues Advisory to Avoid Social GatheringsMississippi health advisory: Avoid gatherings to curb virus Mississippi is reporting its single-day record of nearly 2,500 new coronavirus cases.

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Today In History, Thursday, December 3rdToday is Thursday, Dec. 3, the 338th day of 2020. There are 28 days left in the year.

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A look at Mississippi's hospitalization numbers as COVID cases continue to climbAccording to the Mississippi Department of Health, more than 86 percent of the state’s intensive care unit beds are full.

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These Pioneers Tried to Get the Confederate Flag Out of Mississippi 156 Years AgoThe Confederacy is one of history's big losers, but it's one thing to lose to the United States of America and another thing entirely to lose to a ragtag band of Mississippians who spent a lot of time hanging out in the swamp.

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Short-Handed Women's Basketball Team Falls to No. 6 Mississippi StateA short-handed New Orleans women's basketball program fought hard against one of the top teams in the nation but a short bench wasn't going to be a recipe for much success as the No.

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Mississippi Cop Is Caught Dumping Homeless Woman From His Jurisdiction In Jackson  As Citys Mayor Says Its First Proof Of Whats Been Happening ForA suburban police officer was caught on camera dropping off a problematic homeless woman in Jackson, Mississippi after crossing city limits, prompting outrage from the citys mayor.

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Mississippi gaming industry rebounding well after earlier shutdownCOVID-19 forced the closure of Mississippi's casinos early on in the pandemic but folks returned when they reopened.

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Marshall Ramsey: Santa ShadMarshall Ramsey, a nationally recognized editorial cartoonist, shares his cartoons and travels the state as Mississippi Today’s Editor-At-Large.

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The story of a 1970s Mississippi textbook that changed how students learned about their pastThe story of "Mississippi: Conflict and Change," and how slavery, the Civil War and civil rights were taught over the years.

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126 years later, Mississippi changed its Confederate-themed flag. This is how it happened.Demand for Mississippi's new state flag is soaring as manufacturers ramp up production. Here's how the state got to this point.

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'Preparing for the future': Mississippi high school sheds Confederates nicknameAs organizations across the country shed confederate ties, Caledonia High School changes its nickname from "Feds" to "Cavaliers."

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Mississippi's largest hospital has no room for critical care patientsAll adult ICU beds are full. All medical and surgical beds are full at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.

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Study: Mississippians less likely than most states to get COVID-19 vaccine when readyWhen it comes to getting a COVID-19 vaccine, a recent study suggests that Mississippi residents are among the least likely to say, No, thank you. Analyzing current vaccination rates and access to health care, QuoteWizard researchers ranked the 50 states as to how likely residents would decide to get a vaccine when it becomes available.

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Mississippi represented at DC Christmas displayMississippi's tree was decorated by students at Terry High School.

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A Mississippi Boy Back in Mississippi: Meet the First FBS Hire of the 2020 CycleWill Hall, Tulane's 40-year-old OC, is heading home for his first D-I head coaching job at Southern Miss.

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As hospitalizations reaches 'terrifying' rate state issues health advisory to curb virusMississippi reported its single-day record of nearly 2,500 new coronavirus cases Wednesday as the state health department issued an advisory saying people should avoid social gatherings, including weddings, funerals, sporting events and in-person religious services.

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MSU Men's Basketball vs. North TexasCoach Ben Howland and his Mississippi State Bulldogs are taking on the North Texas Mean Green at The Hump!

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12-year-old boy genius accepted at Georgia Tech has sights set even higherA 12-year-old Georgia boy is set to make history by being the youngest aerospace engineering student at Georgia Institute of Technology.

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Tight finances close Mississippi golf course after 55 yearsGAUTIER, Miss. — Owners have closed a 55-year-old golf course on the Mississippi Gulf Coast as they faced decreasing revenue and an expensive annual contract to lease carts.

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There are 23,000 fewer students enrolled in Mississippi public schools this year. It's unclear where they went.More than 23,000 fewer students are enrolled in Mississippi public schools this year than last year, and a spokesperson for the state Department of Education did not answer when asked where the students went.

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Mississippi State sophomore Quinton Post has big game against Texas State.Mississippi State sophomore big man Quinton Post enjoyed his best game as a Bulldog in a win over Texas State.

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From Mississippi State to WrestleMania? Former Bulldog Anriel Howard reports for training with WWEHoward, the former MSU hoops standout that played for the Bulldogs during the 2018-19 season, has reported for training at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida, the wrestling promotion announced on Wednesday.

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State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs Public Health GuidanceAll residents of Mississippi should avoid any social gathering that includes individuals outside of the nuclear family or household.

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Mississippi state auditor demands nearly $2,000 from University of Mississippi professorAuditor Shad White is demanding a University of Mississippi professor pay nearly $2,000 following an investigation into a two-day work strike that occurred during the Fall semester.

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MSU Horticulture Club hosting poinsettia sale this weekThe Mississippi State University Horticulture Club is hosting its annual holiday poinsettia sale this week.

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Hall a€“ a 'Mississippi boy through and through' a€“ checks all the boxes at Southern MissWill Hall on Southern Miss: 'I know the history there, I know you can win there, and I always felt like it would be a good fit for me.'

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Receiver Brandon Buckhaulter latest to decommit as Mississippi State football recruiting class continues to reshuffleWith the early signing period now only two weeks away, college football teams and prospects continue to evaluate their options.

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Radio Guest ListAn Insider's Guide to Travel: News, Tips, Information and Inspiration.

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'What are the Medical Humanities Anyway? 'Thompson and Martucci will define the medical humanities, share their current projects and their relevance for today, and discuss how students can study them at Mississippi State University.

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Former county employee arrested, accused of embezzling nearly $50,000 in fuelThe State Auditor's Office arrested a former Scott County employee accused of embezzling nearly $50,000 in fuel purchases.

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Mississippi State looks to make Mean Green feel blueThe last time Mississippi State played it gave coach Ben Howland his 500th career victory.

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Mississippi State Department of Health reports 2,457 new COVID-19 cases and 15 new deathsThe state wide total now stands at 156,868 confirmed cases and 3,851 deaths.

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Mississippi State's size helps Bulldogs roll to dominant win over New OrleansBulldogs eclipsed the 100-point mark for the first time under head coach Nikki McCray-Penson.

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MSDH issues new public guidance as COVID cases soarAs COVID-19 cases surge in Mississippi and hospital bed space continues to diminish, the Department of Health has issued new guidance to Mississippi residents in an effort to limit the spread of the virus.

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No. 6 Mississippi St. 106, New Orleans 51Want to work in paradise? Hawaii is looking for remote workers to relocate.

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Mississippi teacher honored with new car for selfless effortsMississippi teacher Triana Davis may only see herself as a teacher, but to her fifth-grade students in Byram, she is a hero.

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Officer LaDarius Spivey recognized by Mississippi Highway PatrolLaDarius Spivey became a police officer in Marion a couple of months ago and on Wednesday he was recognized by Troop H of the Mississippi Highway Patrol.

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Mississippi-born Will Hall named Southern Miss head football coachWill Hall was officially named USM's 22nd head football coach on Wednesday.

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Transmission Line Rebuild in Backwaters of MississippiXcel Energy's ingenuity and teamwork keep the lights on for two Mississippi River towns.

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MSU, MGCCC partner on agricultural science pathwayMGCCC President Mary Graham and MSU President Mark E. Keenum hold their respective cowbells after signing a memorandum of understanding Wednesday at MGCCC's George County Center to establish a pathway for students to earn an associate's and a bachelor's degree in the field of agricultural science.

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5 takeaways from Mississippi State women's basketball win over New OrleansAzeez Ojulari #13 and Adam Anderson #19 of the Georgia Bulldogs sack Will Rogers #2 of the Mississippi State Bulldogs in the final minutes of the second half at Sanford Stadium on November 21, 2020 in Athens, Georgia.

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Marshall's Mississippi Zoom Tour: An Interview with Dr. Jennifer Bryan.Mississippi Today Editor-At-Large Marshall Ramsey sits down for a Zoom conversation with UMMC's Dr. Jennifer Bryan.

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Carter, No. 6 Mississippi State women rout New OrleansSTARKVILLE, Miss. — Mississippi State coach Nikki McCray-Penson told her players...

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A€˜A complete and clear disregard for lifea€™: Family members say officials are not doing enough to protect prisoners from COVID-19As COVID-19 numbers soar, family members say Mississippi prison officials are not being transparent about how they're ensuring the safety of prisoners.

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Mother of cyclist killed in Mississippi plans to finish his tour, will start where he diedThe mother of a cyclist killed while traveling through Mississippi in 2018, plans to finish her son's cross-country trip from where he left off.

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MSU engineers lead the way for bringing UAS to the skies during ice conditionsRaspet Tiger Shark: Engineers Caden Teer and Peter McKinley applying ice shapes to wings.. Megan Bean.

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Mississippi Shatters All Time COVID-19 Record, But Reeves Says New Peak ‘False'Mississippi has shattered its all-time record for new COVID-19 cases in a single day, one day after Gov.

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How to Follow Tonight's Contest with No. 6 Mississippi StateThe New Orleans women's basketball program is set for its showdown tonight with the No.

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Want to be on the Mississippi River Power Corporation board? Two vacancies need to filledAt a minimum, members are required to prepare for and attend a monthly meeting of the board, any special meetings as required, and an annual general meeting.

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Ole Miss football cancels practice due to COVID-19 protocolsDecember 2, 2020 Monday, Kiffin was asked about the early onset of an outbreak within the and Continue reading "Ole Miss football cancels practice due to COVID-19 protocols"

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Record-shattering number of new coronavirus cases confirmed in MississippiMississippi reported record-breaking new COVID-19 coronavirus case numbers Wednesday morning with the state seeing more cases in the last 24 hours than any other day since the pandemic began in March.

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Southern Miss announced Will Hall as new head coachCourtesy of USM Athletics Southern Miss has reportedly found its new head football coach. Originally reported by WVVV 25's Jeff Haeger, USM has now confirmed that Tulane offensive coordinator Will Hall is set to become the next head coach in Hattiesburg following the resignation of Jay Hopson back in September.

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Confederate President's Name to Disappear from Biloxi SchoolBILOXI, Miss. — A Mississippi district is removing Confederate President Jefferson Davis' name from an elementary school and has chosen a new name that highlights geography rather than history.

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Attorney Confirmed as Federal Judge in South MississippiJACKSON, Miss. — The U.S. Senate on Tuesday confirmed a 37-year-old attorney who has been involved in Republican politics as a new federal district judge for the southern half of Mississippi.

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Auditor: Professor Owes Nearly $2,000 After 'Scholar Strike'JACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi's state auditor demanded Tuesday that a University of Mississippi professor pay nearly $2,000 after a two-day "work stoppage" to protest police brutality and other racial inequities.

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Mississippi State bowl projections: Where experts predict Bulldogs to play in postseasonMississippi State will have a losing regular season record, but the Bulldogs might still play in a bowl game.

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Robert St. John discusses RESTAURANTS ActCOVID-19 has wreaked havoc on independent restaurants across the nation, but it seems as if the industry could be getting the help it needs soon.

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MSDH confirms 2,457 new COVID-19 casesThe Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting the state's largest one-day increase in new COVID-19 cases.

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TODD SMITH  Biden announces all-female communications teamPresident-elect Joe Biden is appointing a team of veteran communicators who served in his campaign and in the Obama-Biden White House  and its an all-female cast.

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New Counties Added to Executive OrderAs coronavirus cases and hospitalizations reach new heights, the Governor places restrictions on 13 more counties.

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Kent joins Renasant as assistant vice presidentRenasant Bank has announced that Richard Kent has recently been hired as Assistant Vice President, Credit Policy and Procedure Administrator.

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Mississippi health advisory: Avoid gatherings to curb virusJACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi reported its single-day record of nearly 2,500 new coronavirus cases Wednesday as the state health department issued an advisory saying people should avoid social gatherings, including weddings, funerals, sporting events and in-person religious services.

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What makes a football town in Mississippi? Get your answer here a€“ and at The Vet.It's state championship week for Mississippi high school football. Why do some schools produce champions year after year while others don't?

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Sonnys BBQ announces Clinton locationSonny’s BBQ announces their newest location in Clinton on Hampstead Place at Hampstead Blvd.Â.

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Upper Mississippi River 2020 navigation season endsThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, locked its last tow of the season November 30, ending the navigation season on the Upper Mississippi River.

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Gulf Coast Produce learns to navigate the pandemicA few days before Thanksgiving, after a brutal eight months of lost business and layoffs, Christi Alise was sure of one thing.

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Indie pharmacy closes after eight months at District at EastoverDistrict Drugs and Mercantile, an independent pharmacy that opened in February in the District at Eastover in Jackson, has closed its doors.

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Mississippi inmate dies after 2-week hospitalizationA Mississippi inmate died Tuesday after being hospitalized for two weeks, the state Department of Corrections said.

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2,457 new COVID-19 cases, 15 new deaths reported Wednesday in MississippiIt's the highest single-day number of new cases so far to be reported in the state.

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COVID-19 in Mississippi: Record-breaking 2,457 new cases reported WednesdayThe Mississippi State Department of Health reported its highest daily total of new coronavirus cases Wednesday, with 2,457.

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Gov. Reeves forgoes statewide mask mandate, adds 13 more countiesGov. Tate Reeves instituted mask mandates in 13 more Mississippi counties Tuesday but chose not to implement the measure statewide, a week after several prominent health care leaders called on him to do so.

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Great news for Corinth! Kimberly-Clark to expand adding 33 jobs!Kimberly-Clark, maker of essential products including Huggies, Kleenex, Cottonelle, Depend and WypAll brands, has approved a significant investment in its Corinth manufacturing facility, the second major investment in the past 12 months, to further expand capacity and bring industry leading nonwovens capability in support growth in North America.

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Spring registration for Holmes CC going on nowThe college offers transferable academic courses, the Associate of Arts degree, the Associate of Applied Science degree, technical certificates and career certificates, as well as workforce training.

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God is bigger than government in pandemic Mississippi gov saysTouting his state's record of going through the coronavirus pandemic without having to impose restrictions on religious gatherings, Mississippi Gov.

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Mississippi Councilwoman Charged With Firing Gun in Walmart Parking Lot Brawl With Ex Caught on VideoSummit Town Councilwoman Pauline Monley turned herself into police on Monday after an insane video posted on Facebook appeared to show her opening fire at the fleeing fiancée before pistol whipping her ex.

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Police in Jackson, Mississippi, want access to live home security video, alarming privacy advocatesPolice in Jackson, Mississippi, want to expand their surveillance powers by tapping into popular home security devices, including doorbell cameras like Ring.

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Mississippi approaching darkest period for COVID-19, state health officer saysOn the day Mississippi set a new single-day record for new COVID-19 cases, Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs said the virus is the worst it's ever been in the state.

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The Latest: US Tennis Association winter championships offThe Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The U.S. Tennis Association has canceled its National Winter Championships in Arizona and Florida...

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Shoplifting and other recent arrestsOn 11-30-2020, Shelbi N. Swanton, a 20 year old w/f from Kosciusko, was arrested for Shoplifting-1st Offense on Veterans Memorial Drive by Officer Braxton Goza.

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Today in history: December 2Today is Wednesday, Dec. 2, the 337th day of 2020. There are 29 days left in the year.

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Arkansas unveils rebuilt roster vs. Mississippi ValleyWith a roster that includes a dozen newcomers, Arkansas coach Eric Musselman isn't sure what to expect from his Razorbacks in their Wednesday night season opener against Mississippi Valley State in Fayetteville.

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Southern Fried Honeybee Ch 18The restaurant was packed with the dinner crowd, but Charlie and her two companions had found a quiet spot to enjoy their meal.

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Southern Fried Honeybee Ch 17CHAPTER 17 Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Ten minutes later and Charlie was regretting her decision to let Trace come with her.

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South Mississippi Strong: Bowtie Club teaches young men core valuesNashville nurse, two roommates charged after hosting over 100 people at house party, police say.

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This Mississippi teacher earned national recognition and a new car. Here's what she's done"I still don't consider myself a hero," JPS elementary teacher Triana Davis says. "I just consider myself a person who's doing things from the heart."

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Amazing rescue: Boater missing for two days found alive, clinging to overturned boatU.S. Coast Guard personnel located and rescued a Florida boater Sunday some 86 miles off the Florida coast, two days after the man went missing.

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Southern Fried Honeybee Ch 16Why don’t you like me? ” Trace said.. “I like you enough.”. “No, I mean like me like me, ” he pulled down the visor to look in the mirror.

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Hampton Inn 1138 Beach Blvd, Biloxi, MS 39530First I would like to say that this hotel had a great little pressence. The staff seem helpful but just know if you stay here there are alot of things you will have to get use too.

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Ammo scarcity in Mississippi blamed on pandemic, concern of a Biden administrationDuring the pandemic there's been a run on items like toilet paper and hand sanitizer.

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Mississippi inmate dies after 2-week hospitalizationJACKSON, Miss. — A Mississippi inmate died Tuesday after being hospitalized for...

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Governor Tate Reeves Announces Additional COVID-19 MeasuresJACKSON — Today, Governor Tate Reeves announced 13 additional counties that have qualified and met certain requirements to be placed under mask mandates with his "Safe Recovery" executive order that is in effect until Dec.

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Top 7 state flags in the U.S.I am looking for the top seven most appealing, and most representative, state flags in the United States. In order to rank them, I will be using elements of graphic design as well as what that state is representing in the flag design.

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Another day, more coronavirus records broken in Mississippi as virus spread continues to quickenFor the second day in a row, Mississippi shattered two key records Tuesday for new COVID-19 coronavirus cases as the state's virus spread continues to gain momentum and the state's hospitals are filling up.

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Gov. Reeves again rejects statewide mask mandate, downplays soaring COVID-19 numbersDespite growing pressure and criticism from health experts, Gov. Tate Reeves on Tuesday doubled down on his opposition to a statewide mask mandate, instead adding counties piecemeal to his mask-wearing order as Mississippi's COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations soar.

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13 counties added to mask mandate, Dr. Dobbs discusses hospital stressGovernor Tate Reeves has added the following 13 counties to the "Safe Recovery" order which places hotspot areas under a mask mandate and stricter social distancing guidelines: Adams, Amite, Coahoma, Franklin, Jefferson, Kemper, Monroe, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Quitman, Scott, Sunflower, and Washington This brings the total number of counties...

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Report questions why underperforming charter school was renewedA legislative watchdog committee is questioning why the board overseeing charter schools in Mississippi renewed the contract of an underperforming school in Jackson earlier this year.

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54 Mississippi counties now under a mask mandateGovernor Tate Reeves added 13 counties to the state's mask mandate Tuesday, increasing the total to 54.

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Women's Basketball Set for Showdown with No. 6 Mississippi State on WednesdayThe New Orleans women's basketball program, fresh off a season-opening win at Texas State, will head to Starkville for a showdown with nationally ranked.

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Howland nets 500th win as Mississippi State tops Texas StateSTARKVILLE — D.J. Stewart Jr. scored a career-high 23 points with five 3-pointers and coach Ben Howland secured his 500th career win as Mississippi State beat Texas State 68-51 on Monday.

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Confederate president's name to disappear from Biloxi schoolA Mississippi district is removing Confederate President Jefferson Davis' name from an elementary school and has chosen a new name that highlights geography rather than history.

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Attorney confirmed as federal judge in south MississippiThe U.S. Senate on Tuesday confirmed a 37-year-old attorney who has been involved in Republican politics as a new federal district judge for the southern half of Mississippi.

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Alessandro Lever's torrid first-half shooting leads GCU in rout of Mississippi Valley StateAlessandro Lever, a 6-foot-10 senior, scored 18 points on 8 of 11 shooting, including 2 of 5 3-pointers, in the first half, as Grand Canyon built a 48-26 lead en route to an 88-49 rout of Mississippi Valley State on Tuesday night at GCU Arena.

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LIVE: Gov. Tate Reeves press conference Tuesday on coronavirus in MississippiGov. Tate Reeves is holding a press conference Tuesday to address the rising number of coronavirus cases in Mississippi.

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SI All-American Basketball Candidates in MississippiRuffin committed to Ole Miss in June, choosing the Rebels over Alabama, Auburn, Florida, LSU and Mississippi State.

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James Meredith Plans Museum and Bible Society in Downtown JacksonJames Meredith, the first Black person to graduate from the University of Mississippi, has set his eyes on another goal of building a personal museum in the next year, as well as starting a global Bible society.

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Phyllis Lewis-HalePhyllis Lewis-Hale, assistant professor of music and director of the Opera Workshop at Jackson State University, received a $6,500 grant from the Mississippi Humanities Council this November to host a two-day event called "From Delta Blues to Opera News: A Mississippi Musical Exposition," which will take place from Feb.

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VIDEO: Racism in Mississippi and AmericaAgainst the backdrop of racially charged comments by elected officials, Jeff Robinson, deputy legal director at the American Civil Liberties Union, led a conversation on the history of racism in Mississippi and America.

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MDE Shrinks Digital DivideA Mississippi medical leader responds to the surge as coronavirus transmission in the state continues to worsen.

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Taylor McNeel confirmed to federal bench by U.S. SenateI am delighted the Senate has confirmed Taylor McNeel of Pascagoula to be a U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Mississippi, ” Hyde-Smith said. “Taylor’s extensive litigation experience made him a promising and well-qualified candidate for service on the federal judiciary. He is well-prepared to excel as a federal...

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State Auditor issues demand to Ole Miss ProfessorState Auditor Shad White has issued a demand letter to Ole Miss Professor James Thomas.

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State Auditor demands money from professor who violated Mississippi law by going on strikeThe Mississippi Auditor's Office demands nearly $2,000 from a University of Mississippi professor for participating in a two-day "work stoppage" on Sept.

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Man pleads guilty to killing, stuffing roommate in freezerA Mississippi man pleaded guilty to a murder charge Tuesday after admitting he strangled his roommate and stuffed the body into an unplugged freezer in 2017.

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Auditor issues $2,000 demand to UM professor who skipped work to protest racial inequalityState Auditor Shad White issued a nearly $2,000 demand to University of Mississippi professor James Thomas, a sociology professor who participated in a two-day “work stoppage” in early September.

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WATCH LIVE: Mississippi State Department of Health Press BriefingOn Tuesday, the Mississippi State Department of Health is expected to hold a press briefing regarding COVID-19.

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Suspect in chase surrenders after chilly night in woodsThe Wayne County News: An Alabama man with nearly 40 felony charges during his adult life eluded local law enforcement Monday night and was later apprehended Tuesday morning.

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COVID-19 in Mississippi: 1,141 new cases, 29 deaths reported TuesdayThe Mississippi State Department of Health confirmed 1,141 new cases, 29 new deaths and 200 outbreaks at long-term care facilities Tuesday.

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COVID-19 in Mississippi: 29 deaths, 1,141 new cases reported TuesdayThe Mississippi State Department of Health has reported 154,411 cases of COVID-19 and 3,334 confirmed deaths and 502 probable deaths.

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Halbrook Awards recognize academic excellence in athletics at Mississippi's public, private, two-year, four-year postsecondary institutionsStudent athletes from Mississippi's public, private, two-year and four-year postsecondary institutions were honored recently for their achievements in the classroom with the annual Halbrook Awards, presented at the Mississippi Association of Colleges and Universities business meeting, held recently using an online meeting platform.

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Tips for Sprucing up Your Backyard on a BudgetWinter may be fast approaching, but it's never too early to start dreaming about all of the wonderful things your lawn could be when spring rolls around again.

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Mississippi Schools Receive Computers for Distance LearningJACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi schools are closer to overcoming the digital divide that quickly became evident at the outset of the coronavirus pandemic, state Superintendent of Education Carey Wright said Monday.

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Mississippi State's upcoming signing class continues to alter as Starkville running back Amariyon Howard decommits"I would like to begin by saying how grateful I am for Mississippi State University offering me an opportunity to play football for such a great program but at this time I have decided it is in my best interest to explore other opportunities," Howard posted.

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Cal-Maine Foods names Krista McGruder as sustainability directorToday announced that Krista McGruder has been named the Company’s new Director of Sustainability, effective December 1, 2020.

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Kimberly-Clark to further expand Corinth nonwovens facility, adding 33 jobsJackson, Mississippi – December 1, 2020 – Kimberly-Clark, maker of essential products including HuggiesÂ, KleenexÂ, CottonelleÂ, Depend and WypAll brands, has approved a significant investment in its Corinth manufacturing facility, the second major investment in the past 12 months, to further expand capacity and bring industry...

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Hunter promoted to assistant vice president for RenasantRenasant Bank has announced that Roslyn Hunter has been promoted to Assistant Vice President, Regional Sales and Service Manager.

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Mississippi Power plans 'smart neighborhood' with Tesla Solar RoofsThe community of up to 150 homes will feature Tesla Powerwall batteries, smart home automation and other energy-efficient equipment and appliances.

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MSDH confirms 1,141 new COVID-19 cases, 29 deathsFor the 7th straight day, the Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting over 1,000 new cases of COVID-19.

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18 Bradley attorneys in Mississippi named 2020 Mid-South Super Lawyers or Rising StarsBradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that 18 attorneys in the firms Jackson, Mississippi office were selected as 2020 Mid-South Super Lawyers or Rising Stars.

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1,141 new COVID-19 cases, 29 new deaths reported Tuesday in MississippiOn Nov. 30, MSDH reported 158 new cases and six new deaths for the six southernmost counties.

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DHS Director pushes agency toward integrity, compliance and excellenceSince his appointment by Governor Tate Reeves in March, Executive Director of the Mississippi Department of Human Services, Bob Anderson, has steered the agency in a new direction and away from the corruption of his predecessors.

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Boyfriend arrested after reportedly hitting girlfriend to point of "brain bleed"A Jones County man allegedly kidnapped and beat his girlfriend so badly Thanksgiving night that she suffered from a "brain bleed" and other major injuries.

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Community Bank continues succession planCharles W. Nicholson, Jr., President and CEO for Community Bank of Mississippi, is proud to announce the promotion of David M. Hughes and Justin C. Martin.

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73 Burr attorneys named 2020 Mid-South Super Lawyers and Rising StarsBurr and Forman announces that 73 of its Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee attorneys have been selected for inclusion among Mid-South Super Lawyers for 2020.

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Starkville RB Amariyon Howard decommits from Mississippi StateMississippi States Class of 2021 commitment list has featured a few changes of late and that trend continued on Tuesday morning.

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Ammunition shortages continue at Mississippi gun shopsGun shop owners in Mississippi and across the country are reporting shortages in ammunition and other gun supplies.

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Day-tripping with LouieOne of my innocent pleasures, long ago, was the leisurely summer Sunday drives to nowhere in particular I took with my friend Louie.

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Hattiesburg Chief of Police announces retirementAfter 39 years of service to law enforcement, with five as Hattiesburg's top cop, Hattiesburg's Police Chief Anthony Parker will retire at the end of the year.

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Mississippi inmate dies after being hospitalized since JuneThe state Department of Corrections said Monday that a 75-year-old inmate has died in the hospital of the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman.

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54 of Mississippi's 82 counties now under mask mandateGov. Tate Reeves added 13 counties to a list of Mississippi counties under a mask mandate.

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Former Mississippi State star Robert Woodard II signs NBA deal with Sacramento KingsWoodard, the former Mississippi State star who was taken in the second round with the 40th overall selection of the NBA Draft last month, inked with the Kings on Tuesday the team announced.

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'It just doesn't work that way': Gov. Reeves adds 13 counties to mask order, skirts statewide askMississippi is currently seeing a record number of hospitalizations from the coronavirus.

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Lawmakers say health programs vetoed by Reeves can be funded if Supreme Court acts quicklyWhether state money can be spent to fund a program designed to combat healthcare disparities in poor and minority communities and help reopen a north Mississippi hospital could depend on how quickly the Mississippi Supreme Court acts, according to legislative supporters of the programs.

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Delta Dental Community Care Foundation Marks Giving Tuesday with $75,000 to Mississippi Food NetworkThe Delta Dental Community Care Foundation today announced that it is giving $75,000 to the Mississippi Food Network.

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Mississippi Auditor Demands $2,000 from Ole Miss Professor Who Skipped Classes in ProtestMississippi's state auditor is demanding a tenured university professor pay nearly $2,000 after he canceled classes to take part in a national protest against racial inequality two days in September.

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Mississippi elected official arrested after firing gun in crowded parking lotA Mississippi city official was reportedly caught on video firing a gun several times in a crowded Walmart parking lot Saturday.

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WATCH: Mississippi State head coach Nikki McCray-Penson previews Wednesday's game, talks future scheduling and moreMississippi State won its season opener over Jackson State this past Sunday and on Wednesday, the Bulldogs will look to improve to 2-0 in a 7 p.m.

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'We are stressing out health care system,' Mississippi health officer warns of COVID-19 casesHealth officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs said 12 major hospitals in state have no ICU beds available.

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Alabama man faces murder charge after child forced out of car for misbehaving struck and killed on highwayAn Alabama man and Fort Benning soldier faces a reckless murder charge after he reportedly forced a five-year-old out of a vehicle for misbehaving, leading to the boy being struck by traffic on a busy highway, Russell County Sheriff's investigators say the deadly crash happened Sunday night around 8 p.m.

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Be Aware: Are You Being Cyber Safe This Holiday Season?The Mississippi Department of Public Safety is reminding us how to protect ourselves from Cybercriminals while shopping online.

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Mississippi reports record number of virus hospitalizationsMississippi is reporting a record number of coronavirus hospitalizations for a single day. The state Department of Health says Monday that 1,008 people were hospitalized with the virus the day before.

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Today in history: December 1Today is Tuesday, Dec. 1, the 336th day of 2020. There are 30 days left in the year.

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Mississippi State routs Texas State for first win of seasonGuard D.J. Stewart Jr. scored a career high 23 points and hit 5 of 6 from 3-point range, leading previously winless Mississippi State to a 68-51 win over Texas State on Monday night in Starkville, Miss.

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Ellsworth fighter set for bare-knuckle bout in Mississippi next weekChris Sarro has scored two first-round knockouts with the BKFC and, like the 67-second Hylton bout, each took less than two minutes.

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Men's basketball loses to Mississippi State after second half strugglesTexas State mens basketball lost 68-51 after struggling in the second half to the Mississippi State Bulldogs.

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Mississippi hits record level of COVID-19 hospitalizations, ICU bed occupancy is highState data shows 1008 hospital beds in use for confirmed COVID infections, 238 for patients in the ICU and 135 patients on ventilators.

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Mississippi man beat his wife to death, deputies sayA Mississippi man was arrested last week and charged with murder after his wife died of complications allegedly derived from a domestic assault that occurred days earlier.

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Marshall Ramsey: Dear SantaGov. Tate Reeves has resisted statewide mask mandate despite warnings from health officials and alarming COVID-19 trends.

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Mississippi's old state flag isn't quite dead yet; one more vote remainsDespite a massive vote on Nov. 3 in favor of a new Mississippi state flag that proclaims "In God We Trust," additional official actions are needed to ensure the death knell for the 126-year-old state flag that features the Confederate battle emblem as part of its design.

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Mississippi State routs Texas State for first win of seasonGuard D.J. Stewart Jr. scored a career high 23 points and hit 5 of 6 from 3-point range, leading previously winless Mississippi State to a 68-51 win over Texas State on Monday night in Starkville, Miss.

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Mississippi's old state flag isn't quite dead yet; one more vote remainsDespite a massive vote on Nov. 3 in favor of a new Mississippi state flag that proclaims "In God We Trust," additional official actions are needed to ensure the death knell for the 126-year-old state flag that features the Confederate battle emblem as part of its design.

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Mississippi 99, McNeese St. 443-Point Goals: 8-21.381.

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Ammunition shortages continue at Mississippi gun shopsShortages in ammunition plague gun shops across the nation. In Mississippi, the situation is no different.

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Freeze Warning In Effect Tonight and Tomorrow MorningNOAA and MEMA released an announcement stating that a Freeze Alert Warning is in effect from 9pm tonight until 10am Tuesday.

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Daughter of Mississippi police officer files excessive force complaint against another officer in same departmentThe daughter of a Mississippi police officer has filed a formal complaint against another officer in the same department, accusing the officer of using excessive force and violating her civil rights during a November traffic emergency.

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Mississippi Department of Health reports 1,485 new COVID-19 cases and one new deathThe statewide total stands at 153,270 confirmed cases and 3,807 deaths. Here are the numbers for our area: Hancock County has 1,236 cases and 40 deaths Harrison County has 7,244 cases and 111 deaths Jackson County has.

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Pineapple Orange FluffPineapple Orange Fluff from Deep South Dish website. A quick and easy dessert salad, made with fruit, pudding mix, non-dairy topping, chopped pecans,.

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Bret Bielema considered "top candidate" for Southern MissAs Southern Miss continues to look for its next head football coach, it's being reported that former Arkansas head coach Bret Bielema is a serious candidate for the job.

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Families struggling with distance learning: Mississippi schools receive computers"We heard loud and clear from families. They were struggling," state Supt. of Education says.

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Upper Mississippi River 2020 navigation season comes to an endTraditionally, the last tow heading south of Lock and Dam 2, near Hastings, has marked the unofficial end of the navigation season.

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Mississippi State commit M.J. Daniels announces signing date and other Bulldog football recruiting notesM.J. Daniels says he'll sign early, plus the Bulldogs get a commitment and decommitment on Monday.

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Mississippi schools receive computers for distance learningMississippi schools are closer to overcoming the digital divide that quickly became evident at the outset of the coronavirus pandemic, state Superintendent of Education Carey Wright said Monday.

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Mississippi State women's basketball game at Southern Miss canceledMSU's game against Southern Miss – originally scheduled to be played in Hattiesburg on December 12 – had been cancelled.

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William Harold "Billy" ThompsonFuneral services for William Harold "Billy" Thompson, 58, of Waynesboro, will be at 2 p.m.

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Mississippi rapper honored with own day after supplying Thanksgiving meals in hometownMississippi rapper Slim Jxmmi of the popular hip-hop duo Rae Sremmurd has been honored with his own day after returning to his hometown to distribute Thanksgiving meals.

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South Mississippi businesses shift focus from Black Friday to Cyber MondayCyber Monday is winding down as local storefronts switched gears from the weekend's Black Friday sales and doubled down on their online bargains.

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On last day of 2020 hurricane season forecasters identify another tropical disturbanceEven though the official end of the Atlantic hurricane season is Nov. 30, AccuWeather meteorologists continue to monitor the basin and an area between the Azores and Canary islands is a prime candidate for the next depression and named system for 2020.

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Career night for D.J. Stewart lifts Mississippi State over Texas State in Bulldogs' home openerNo matter though for MSU. Stewart was more than up for the challenge of putting the Bulldogs on his back.

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Myzel Williams decommits from Mississippi StateWilliams originally committed to the Bulldogs back in June picking the SEC school over offers from Washington State, California, N.C. State, Syracuse, Louisville and multiple Group of 5 programs.

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COVID-19 in Mississippi: State hits record number of hospitalizationsThe Mississippi State Department of Health\u00a0has reported current 1,008 hospitalizations for patients with COVID-19, setting a record high.

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WATCH: Mississippi State head coach Ben Howland discusses MSU's win over Texas StateMississippi State is in the win column. It took until the season's third game, but the Bulldogs got their first victory of the 2020-21 campaign on Monday night with a 68-51 triumph over Texas State.

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5 takeaways from Mississippi State men's basketball's first win of seasonD.J. Stewart led Mississippi State to its first win of the season.

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COVID-19-related hospitalizations reach new peakOverall hospitalizations in Mississippi have reached a new peak. Amid rising case numbers, the state's healthcare system is continuing to see an increased level of stress with hospitalizations now up to 1,008.

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Cody CrottsTUPELO, Miss. — When Cody Crotts, 25, painted his first mural of the new Mississippi flag in his hometown of Corinth, he thought it could be a conversation starter.

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Mississippi 99, McNeese St. 443-Point Goals: 8-21.381.

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Lewis E. HarrisGraveside services for Lewis E. Harris, 89, of Waynesboro, will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec.

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Billie Jean JohnstonA graveside memorial service for Billie Jean Johnston, 74, of Waynesboro, will be at 1 p.m.

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Mississippi Boychoir Virtual Performance, MAC Minigrants and Richard Kelso at Fischer GalleriesIn light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Mississippi Boychoir has made changes to its annual "Be the Light" Christmas performance in Jackson, which will be a livestreamed virtual performance at the Old Capitol Museum on Dec.

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MHP investigates 246 crashes, 6 fatalities over holiday weekendThe Mississippi Highway Patrol has wrapped up its Thanksgiving Enforcement Period. From Wednesday through Sunday, all available troopers were posted on state and federal highways to crack down on speeding and distracted driving.

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'Truly serious' situation as Mississippi hospitals hit new record for COVID-19 patientsMississippi hospitals marked a new record Sunday with more confirmed COVID-19 coronavirus patients than ever before.

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Southern Fried Honeybee Ch 15CHAPTER 15 “Seriously? Boy, I’m driving here, ” Charlie yelled from inside her car. It was the third almost accident she’d had since leaving her house.

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Hometown Missourians form bond in MississippiFor Capt. Cole Stegeman, 49th Fighter Training Squadron instructor pilot, and 1st Lt. Jared Rackers, 49th FTS Introduction to Fighter Fundamentals graduate, it is a reality.

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Jackson COVID-19 Rate Worsening; Flood-Prevention Effort Needed for CreeksSome parts of Jackson have seen COVID-19 infection rates increase 117% in the past three months, Chief Administrative Officer Robert Blaine told the Jackson City Council last week as cases continue to rise across the state.

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Trumpeter Swans Grace the Mississippi RiverAs the cold temperatures of late fall and winter cause the Mississippi River near Brainerd to freeze, flocks of Trumpeter Swans gather near Green's Point.

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3 chicken plants hit in 2019 raids agree to pay back wagesThree Mississippi chicken processing plants among those targeted in one of the largest workplace immigration raids in the U.S. in the past decade have agreed to pay back wages after federal officials found they failed to pay minimum wage and overtime to their workers.

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COVID-19 hospitalizations at all-time high in MississippiLast week, the Mississippi Department of Health reported an "extraordinary rise" in hospital admissions over the previous two weeks.

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Structural Racism and HealthProfessional health associations work to narrow a divide in healthcare equity they say is a result of structural racism.

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Ammunition shortages hit South Mississippi gun shopsShortages in ammunition plague gun shops across the nation. In South Mississippi, the situation is no different.

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MSDH confirms 1,485 new COVID-19 casesThe Mississippi State Department of Health has confirmed 1,485 new cases of COVID-19 with one additional death.

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Tubb Wins Mississippi House Runoff ElectionHATTIESBURG, Miss. — Mississippi businessman Joseph "Bubba" Tubb, has won a state House seat after a Tuesday runoff election between him and teacher Matthew Conoly.

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Mississippi shatters coronavirus records as virus spread quickensMississippi shattered more COVID-19 coronavirus records Monday with just under 19,000 new confirmed cases in the last 14 days, the worst period for new cases since the pandemic began.

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MSM 680 Mary Peters WhittenWhitten graduated from Mississippi Normal College with a degree in Music Education in 1923. She has many fond and entertaining memories of college life in those early days, but in this episode, we focus on her life growing up on a farm in Noxubee County.

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Former Mississippi teacher sentenced for fondling studentA former high school teacher in Mississippi who was found guilty of fondling a student has been sentenced to prison.

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Damage Toll from Hurricane Zeta Totals Nearly $90M in MississippiHurricane Zeta left a trail of destruction and millions in damage in Mississippi when it came ashore Oct.

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Hospitals Using Antibody Therapy to Help Fight VirusJACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi hospitals are administering a new antibody therapy to coronavirus patients in hopes that it will improve outcomes and limit hospitalizations as new cases of coronavirus are on the rise.

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PHIL HARDWICK  Highways are critical to state's economic developmentWhen it comes to recruiting major economic development projects, highway accessibility is critical. Mississippi is moving up a national ranking, according to a just-released survey of state highway program effectiveness.

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Hunt Marketing promotes two team membersHunt Marketing of Oxford recently announced the promotions of two of its employees, Kallen Alderman and Caitlyn Ross.

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Carriage rides coming to downtown KosciuskoThe Kosciusko Attala Partnership will hold carriage rides around the Kosciusko square this holiday season.

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Memorial Hospital receives national awardsGulfport Memorial is ranked as a Best Regional Hospital in the Coastal Region of Mississippi for 2020-21 in the annual ranking of hospitals by U.S. News and World Report.

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1,485 new COVID-19 cases, one new death reported Monday in MississippiOn Nov. 29, MSDH reported 174 new cases and no new deaths for the six southernmost counties.

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Planters Bank of Indianola supports Delta States new Financial Investing and Research LabPlanters Bank and Trust Company of Indianola recently fulfilled a generous pledge of $15,000 in support of Delta State Universitys forthcoming state-of-the-art Financial Investing and Research Lab.

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86 Butler Snow attorneys listed in 2020 Mid-South Super Lawyers and Rising StarsFifty-eight Butler Snow attorneys have been selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers 2020 Mid-South Super Lawyers and 28 have been selected as Mid-South Rising Stars.

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Nash retiring, proud of efforts as Tupelo Regional Airport directorCliff Nash's last day as executive director of the Tupelo Regional Airport is Dec. 1, ending a 5 1/2-year tenure that saw the return of reliable air service and a much improved financial situation.

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Kent's Catfish overcoming COVID-19, ready to move to larger locationThe 30-foot stainless steel wall underneath the equally long set of vent hoods in the expansive kitchen means Kent Randle is taking no chances when he opens his restaurant in a new location in December.

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30 November 1869Two years later and after much debate, the Mississippi State Senate voted 16 to 15 along partisan lines to spend $1000 on a monument to Lynch at his gravesite.

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No. 6 Mississippi State routs Jackson State 88-58The Bulldogs played the Tigers in a game that was scheduled late in the week unexpectedly.

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What is Mississippi State getting in Rodarius Thomas?Earlier today, Mississippi State picked up the verbal commitment of former South Carolina verbal pledge Rodarius Thomas of Eufaula,...

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Mother who sued doctor for child's brain injuries gets $2.6 millionA jury in Mississippi has returned a $2.6 million verdict to a woman who sued a doctor saying his inaction caused her child to have brain injuries.

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Mississippi State football adds wide receiver Rodarius Thomas to 2021 recruiting classMike Leach and Mississippi State added another wide receiver to its 2021 recruiting class.

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T&L Monday: What's true after Mississippi State falls in the Battle for the Golden Egg?The Bulldogs fell 31-24 to Ole Miss on Saturday, so what does it mean for the present and future?

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Mississippi Christmas light display goes viral on social mediaOne Mississippi Christmas light display is gaining a bit of social media fame thanks to 40,500 dancing lights and a little technical ingenuity.

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Six people killed on Mississippi roads over holiday weekendSix people were killed on Mississippi's highways and interstates over the five-day Thanksgiving holiday, according to the Mississippi Highway Patrol.

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BILL CRAWFORD a€”A Should state take over history curriculum?Gov. Tate Reeves has proposed spending $3 million on a Patriotic Education Fund to educate the next generation in the incredible accomplishments of the American Way..

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TODD SMITH a€”A Santa is coming to town, social distanced, of courseSanta Claus is coming to town  socially distanced, of course.

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Mississippi schools receive computers for distance learningJACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi schools are closer to overcoming the digital divide that quickly became evident at the outset of the coronavirus pandemic, state Superintendent of Education Carey Wright said Monday.

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Mississippi hospital CEO tests positive for COVID-19: Lance Boyd, CEO of Merit Health Natchez in Mississippi, has tested positive for COVID-19, accordLance Boyd, CEO of Merit Health Natchez in Mississippi, has tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Natchez Democrat.

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Mississippi reports record number of virus hospitalizations1of2State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs implores Mississippi residents to wear face masks, social distance themselves, avoid crowds, resist holiday travel to be with family and friends who do not live in the same residence, and if gathering for a holiday meal, take advantage of the unseasonably warm weather to eat outside, during Gov.

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2 Mississippi Co. Jail escapees caughtBoth men were taken back into custody late Sunday night, approximately 90 minutes after they escaped.

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Suspect sought in Dollar General armed robberyThe Wayne County News: The Waynesboro Police Department is searching for a suspect who committed an armed robbery at a Dollar General Sunday night.

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Mississippi Aquarium launches underwater experiencePhoto courtesy of MS Aquarium A new underwater experience is available at the Mississippi Aquarium.

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