• Coronavirus

  ‘Great day for America’: Vaccinated can largely ditch masks

The new guidance still calls for wearing masks in crowded indoor settings like buses, planes, hospitals, prisons and homeless shelters but will help clear the way for reopening workplaces, schools, and other venues.

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JPD: Man shot to death in his front yard on W. Pearl St.

  Bridging the great health divide: Stroke care in Mississippi

  MSDH announces support of COVID immunization effort for 12-15 year olds

Despite new CDC guidance, Kroger will keep mask requirement—for now

  Intruders repeatedly target Belhaven home damaged by storm

One storm victim is not only dealing with tree damage to her home, but thieves repeatedly trying to break in.
  • National

  House GOP elects Trump defender Elise Stefanik to No. 3 post

Stefanik, R-N.Y., a moderate turned Trump loyalist who’s given voice to many of his false claims about election fraud, was elected as expected to the No. 3 post that Cheney, R-Wyo., held for over two years.

Biloxi NAACP demanding footage of crossfire between police, murder suspect

  $2.7 million Belhaven Creek flood control project now underway

Fire engulfs Jackson apartment complex on Manhattan Road

Former CFO files wrongful termination suit against JMAA, chair

Mississippi court upholds life sentence for pot possession

Leake Co. man arrested after video shows abuse of horses

  Alligator spotted near Pearl River between Jackson and Flowood

Former Northeast Jackson restaurant to make way for C Spire retail center

  • Coronavirus

  Fully vaccinated can drop the masks, skip social distancing

The new guidance still calls for wearing masks in crowded indoor settings like buses, planes, hospitals, prisons and homeless shelters.

SPORTS

MSU pulls off late comeback to take first game over Mizzou

  Jackson State seniors provide path to perfect record

There may have not been a more perfect moment to the end of perfect conference record for the Jackson State baseball team.

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Egg Bowl returns to Thanksgiving night this year

MSDH announces new initiative for K-12 schools in the state

Miss. man stole $6M in PPP loans; purchased $1M home, Tesla, DOJ says

  First Alert Forecast: Dry, mostly sunny conditions to stick around through the weekend!

James tapped to take over as Millsaps College dean of students

She takes over the position on June 21.
  • National

Hospital throws prom for teen who survived serious crash

A Wyoming teen who survived a serious crash missed her school’s prom, so hospital staff decided to throw one for her.

  Mississippi’s Asya Branch is about to compete in the Miss Universe pageant

Jackson to pitch in up to $3.3M for roads, water and sewer on $45M project

  57th biannual Canton Flea Market Arts and Craft Show kicks off

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