Silver Alert issued for 83 year old from Jackson

Family members say that she has a medical condition that may impair her judgement.

  Trump doubles up with Memorial Day events in Maryland, Virginia

Trump has been steadily ramping up his schedule in an effort to portray the nation as returning to its pre-coronavirus pandemic ways.
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  Holiday amid pandemic: Americans divided on how to respond

The U.S. has been the hardest hit country, with more than 96,000 deaths among 1.6 million confirmed cases.

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WCU College of Osteopathic Medicine ranks 3rd nationwide

Jackson firefighter arrested, charged with statutory rape and sexual battery

  13,252 cases of coronavirus identified by Miss. Dept. of Health; 625 deaths

  Brandon congregation celebrates pastor who survived COVID-19

  Jackson couple livestreams intimate wedding ceremony amid coronavirus outbreak

“Through this pandemic my fiancé and I had to redo everything. We had to adjust our lives
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  Memorial Day weekend draws crowds -- and triggers warnings

The U.S. is continuing a cautious state-by-state reopening, even as the president urged states to relax their lockdowns during the Memorial Day weekend.

Neshoba County Fair still on despite coronavirus pandemic

  ‘I’m not even choking him;’ JPD officer on leave after video spreads showing violent confrontation

Detour in place as crews work to remove downed tree on Pinehaven Road in Clinton

Missing Mississippi man found dead in Bessemer, Ala.

Vicksburg police search for suspect in Friday night shooting

  Mayor Lumumba discusses Stay Safe Jackson Order

  GRAPHIC: Family seeks answers in death of Mississippi inmate

  New Reservoir Police Chief excited to take over ‘law enforcement melting pot’

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Memorial Day even more poignant as veterans die from virus

People around the country are struggling to find ways to honor fallen heroes on a Memorial Day like no other, with people avoiding crowds to prevent the spread of the virus.

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  Robinson proud of Jackson State’s high APR scores

Jackson native Mo Williams earns college head coaching gig

Jackson native Mo Williams is the new head coach at Alabama State.

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JPD: Shooting victim identified after incident near Merit Health

  Future of rare Madison fireflies dim with habitat being cut for timber

  Hinds Co. buildings to reopen with employees returning to work starting Tuesday

  Oxford community supports US marshal going home after recovering from shooting

Deputy shoots, kills man carrying shotgun during chase through woods in Clarke Co.

A man died after an officer-involved shooting in Clarke County Thursday night.
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SpaceX’s 1st astronaut launch breaking new ground for style

The first astronauts launched by SpaceX are breaking new ground for style with hip spacesuits, gull-wing Teslas and a sleek rocketship — all of it white with black trim.

  Gov. Reeves extends safer-at-home order, will allow parks to reopen

Pay Cuts and Layoffs: Internal email shows financial strain of pandemic on UMMC

New chief becomes first African-American to lead Reservoir Police

  Hinds Co. workers to return to work, residents to receive K95 masks