• Follow us

Mississippi News

Mississippi Business Journal

BILL CRAWFORD — Virus deaths should weigh heavily on 2020-03-28 01:07:39The notion that Mississippians can return to normal life and work by Easter Sunday is poppycock. What the coronavirus has brought is a new and challen

Hattiesburg Clinic offering curbside testing 2020-03-27 17:28:37In response to the Coronavirus outbreak, Forrest General Hospital and Hattiesburg Clinic are now offering curbside testing for COVID-19. This testing

House passes $2.2T rescue package, rushes it to 2020-03-27 15:01:41Acting swiftly in an extraordinary time, the House rushed President Donald Trump a $2.2 trillion rescue package Friday, tossing a life preserver to a

VT Halter Marine awarded fourth U.S. Navy berthing 2020-03-27 11:26:47VT Halter Marine of Pascagoula, a company of ST Engineering North America, was awarded a contract option for the U.S. Navy’s fourth Auxiliary Pe

Blue Delta shifting from jeans production to masks 2020-03-27 10:09:58By DENNIS SEID / Daily Journal TUPELO • Blue Delta Jean Co. is shifting its focus from making $500 jeans to making much-needed protective ma

Mississippi to trace contacts of virus-positive cases 2020-03-27 09:57:13Mississippi will begin investigations to find people who have been near those testing positive for the coronavirus and will tell those contacts t

MBJ FOCUS: State’s tourism tumbles amid pandemic 2020-03-27 09:49:35By LISA MONTI The year started out on an upbeat note for the Coast’s tourism industry. The visitor numbers for January and February were the bes

Mississippi’s home sales aided by shrinking inventory amid 2020-03-27 07:51:46Many buyers eager to get deals done, brokers say   By TED CARTER Home sale closings conducted in parking lots, virtual showings and carefully sta

Retailers know that it takes more than a 2020-03-27 07:42:59By JACK WEATHERLY It may take more than a village to survive the corona virus. Highland Village shops are taking creative approaches to stay in touch

FRIDAY — Mississippi reports 94 new cases of 2020-03-27 07:06:16Mississippi’s total of presumptive cases of COVID-19 now stands at 579 after the Mississippi Health Department reported 94 newly identified case

Mississippi jobless claims tough to file as virus 2020-03-26 12:48:53The Mississippi agency that handles claims for jobless benefits is getting 10 times the usual number of phone calls as people seek help amid the 

Mississippi State Board of Education suspends key policies 2020-03-26 12:46:09The Mississippi State Board of Education has suspended several statewide policies to manage the impact of extended school closures due to the COVID-19

Mississippi News

Read the full articles of impeachment document here New! 2020-12-10 08:24:00Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee revealed two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump Tuesday, setting in motion a historic c

This is why you should never plug space New! 2020-11-21 10:24:00Everyone needs to be aware of this huge risk.

Self-swab testing for coronavirus to be implemented this 2020-03-29 20:13:00The FDA has approved a test for the novel coronavirus that you can do yourself. It will be implemented this week

New York City residents will be fined $250-500 2020-03-29 19:51:00"If you ignore that order … we’re going to have to fine you," de Blasio said.

National coronavirus updates: President Trump extends social distancing 2020-03-29 19:35:00There are now more than 14,000 Air and Army National Guard personnel supporting the COVID-19 response efforts at the direction of their governors, acc

Day cares, salons, barbershops to close in Vicksburg 2020-03-29 19:25:00Vicksburg Mayor George Flaggs Jr. amends a civil emergency after the first case of COVID-19 was confirmed in Warren County.

Trump adds 30 days to distancing guidelines as 2020-03-29 19:24:00President Donald Trump is extending the voluntary national shutdown for a month as the number of cases and deaths from the coronavirus pandemic rise i

Governor says shelter-in-place order could be imminent for 2020-03-29 19:23:00Gov. Tate Reeves says as the number of cases of COVID-19 grow, a shelter-in-place order could be imminent for some Mississippi communities.

NCAA to vote on eligibility Monday 2020-03-29 19:21:00NCAA to vote on eligibility Monday

Dimencio Vaughn announces he is entering transfer portal 2020-03-29 19:20:00Dimencio Vaughn announces he is entering transfer portal

MSU center declares he will forego his junior 2020-03-29 19:18:00Reggie perry declares for NBA Draft

Sunday Evening Weather 2020-03-29 19:10:0016 WAPT meteorologist Kara James has the forecast for Jackson and Central Mississippi.

Jackson Free Press stories:

UMMC Begins In-House Testing for COVID-19 2020-03-27 15:54:21JACKSON, Miss. – The University of Mississippi Medical Center began performing in-house testing for COVID-19 Thursday, providing a major boost i

MSDH Announces South Korea Strategy, Governor Clarifies Executive 2020-03-27 14:10:10The time for playing defense against COVID-19 is over, State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs declared Thursday in front of the governor’s mansio

House Debates $2.2T Virus Relief Bill Amid Last-Minute 2020-03-27 13:16:07WASHINGTON (AP) — With exceptional resolve in an extraordinary time, the House on Friday debated a $2.2 trillion package tossing a life preserve

Jackson Police Seeking Persons of Interest 2020-03-27 13:13:12Jackson Police are seeking persons of interest in the murder investigation of, Nicholas Robertson. Robertson was shot multiple times on Florence Aven

Restaurant Employee Relief Fund 2020-03-27 11:23:00There are more than 1 million restaurants in the U.S., home to more than 15 million employees. Early estimates indicate that our industry is the large

EDITORIAL: Gov. Reeves Needs to Take ‘Essential’ Seriously 2020-03-26 18:12:06Gov. Tate Reeves knew that COVID-19 was headed toward Mississippi at least a month ago. His own timeline, sent to the media, shows that he activated a

Mississippi Eases Graduation and Third-Grade Rules for Virus 2020-03-26 17:12:42Mississippi's education leaders on Thursday moved to ease the way for seniors to graduate and third graders to move on to fourth grade in the face of

108 New Cases of COVID-19, Largest Increase So 2020-03-26 13:46:54As controversy swirls in Mississippi over Gov. Tate Reeves’ refusal to issue a “Shelter in Place” order, the state has 108 additiona

Mississippi Jobless Claims Tough to File as Virus 2020-03-26 13:40:50JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi agency that handles claims for jobless benefits is getting 10 times the usual number of phone calls as peo

Mississippi State Board of Education Suspends Key Policies 2020-03-26 13:13:16JACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi State Board of Education today suspended several statewide policies to manage the impact of extended school cl

Local Businesses Collaborate to Serve 3,000 Dinners to 2020-03-26 12:15:10Eaton Aerospace along with the teams at the Systems Companies and the Center for Entrepreneurship have partnered to fund hot dinners for JPS

Be on Guard as Telephone Scammers Set to 2020-03-26 11:53:05People in Mississippi are being warned to be extra vigilant as scam callers are likely to ramp up their activity over the next few weeks to take advan

The Mississippi Link

Civil Rights leaders call on Congress to address 2020-03-18 23:58:17TriceEdneyWire.com, The NAACP has requested an urgent meeting with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer regarding rac

Mississippi community response and recovery fund to 2020-03-18 23:54:13The Mississippi Link Newswire, As Mississippi communities take steps to protect citizens from the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Community

Governor Tate Reeves requests Economic Disaster Declaration for 2020-03-18 23:53:37The Mississippi Link Newswire, Governor Tate Reeves requested a disaster declaration from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to aid small bu

PSC temporarily suspends disconnection of utility services in 2020-03-18 23:50:57The Mississippi Link Newswire, In a special meeting Sunday, March 15, the Mississippi Public Service Commission voted to temporarily suspended disconn

The History and Legacy of the Black Vote 2020-03-13 16:32:34Jacqueline Hampton | Mississippi Link, NNPA Speaks at Mississippi VA Black History Program.    

The Biden Affect 2020-03-11 21:12:10By Othor Cain, Editor, Don’t call it a comeback, call it the Biden affect. Instead of the word momentum, how-about Jo-mentum? The South Carolina

Former V.P. Joe Biden worships at New Hope 2020-03-11 21:11:16By Jackie Hampton, Publisher, Sunday, March 8, the worship service programs thatwere passed out to congregants entering New Hope Church, pastored by D

Women’s Council for Philanthropy honors former JSU President 2020-03-11 21:10:12By Jackie Hampton, Publisher, Jackson State University’s Inaugural Women’s Council for Philanthropy luncheon was held at the Country Club

Michael Bloomberg ends presidential campaign and endorses Joe 2020-03-05 01:14:09By Emily Larsen, Associated Press, Michael Bloomberg dropped out of the Democratic presidential race and endorsed Joe Biden, marking the end of a high

NNPA Newswire Special Report: Fear of the Coronavirus 2020-03-05 01:13:02By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent, The coronavirus (COVID-19) is no longer a problem just for China. The deadly illness now has many pani

Disclaimer and Notice:WorldProNews.com is not responsible of these news or any information published on this website.