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Mississippi lists 27 cases of West Nile VIrus

September 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

JACKSON, Miss. — On September 21st,  the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) confirmed two new human cases of West Nile virus (WNV), bringing the total for 2015 to 27 cases. The cases were reported in Lauderdale and Marion counties. So far this year, cases have been reported in Adams, Attala, Covington, [Continue Reading]

Confusion in wake of MSU Maroon Alert, but no injuries-Updated

August 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

UPDATE 9:45PM: Freshman student “Bill” Nguyen allegedly called a law enforcement agency and said he was going to kill himself and possibly others on the school’s drill field. After an “active shooter” Maroon Alert was broadcast, the suspect was quickly taken into custody. There are media [Continue Reading]

Trent Lott: Change to the Bonnie Blue flag

July 2, 2015 // 0 Comments

As attention in our state turns (once again) to the state flag, a portion of which is the Confederate battle flag, voices are being raised over the topic of changing the Mississippi state flag. State Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn says the state flag has become “a point of offense that needs to be [Continue Reading]