JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - WLBT’s very own Howard Ballou has been recognized as an awardee in the annual Y’all Politics MsTop50 list of most influential Mississippians in the media category.
In its third year, the MSTop50 Award recognizes the top 50 most influential Mississippians in the areas of elective/appointed government service, lobbying and government relations and business, media and culture.
According to their website, Mississippi Top 50 is an annual list of the people who are judged to be the most influential leaders in the state. Recognizing the most influential every year helps to spotlight what is right with Mississippi and the people who can be the keys to providing leadership to what it can and should be.
The website added that the award is to recognize those that, by virtue of their position and talent, help move the conversation in Mississippi forward.