Mississippi News

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State advising doctors to consider giving coronavirus vaccine booster to some

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Federal report finds problems with immigrants in custody

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Preseason media poll predicts Alabama to win SEC

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1,317 cases, 8 deaths as of Thursday afternoon, MSDH says

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Mississippi brief: Supreme Court should overturn Roe v. Wade

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Applications for Wild Hog Control Program available in Mississippi on July 26

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Thompson dismissed Jan. 6 lawsuit to avoid 'appearance of a conflict'

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Mississippi man arrested for Jan. 6 breach at Capitol

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Deion Sanders: "Treat me like Nick" Saban

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Top doctor: Mississippi faces 'rough few weeks' with COVID

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Mississippi tax collections improve in most recent year

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Child, 3, finds gun in car glove box and dies of gunshot

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Mother, son face additional charges for defrauding state

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In-person classes are top priority this school year

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Information about expanded child tax credit in Mississippi and Alabama

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Reeves pledges more law enforcement in Mississippi capital

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Judge: Monitor to oversee Mississippi mental health system

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Reeves sets November elections to fill 2 Senate vacancies

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Burglary suspect from Brandon arrested in Oxford

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Mississippi gets nearly $13 million for rural Covid fight

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Rep. Thompson: Insurrection investigation will go 'as long as it takes'

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MSDH issues new recommendations in response to delta variant

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Jackson police: Teen accidentally shoots and kills boy, 1

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Mississippi firefighters to fight wildfires in California

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William Carey's School of Pharmacy gets full accreditation

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Special elections will fill 2 seats in Mississippi Senate

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Authorities: Train hit, killed Oklahoma man in Mississippi

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Rep. Thompson explains why McCarthy should appoint Republicans to Jan. 6 committee

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MHP recorded two fatalities during 4th of July enforcement period

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State senator pushes for MSU national championship car tag

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Under presssure, company cancels Tennessee pipeline

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Tennessee Valley Authority considers replacing coal with gas

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New superintendent named for Natchez Trace Parkway

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Mississippi 13-year-old dies after suffering severe burns

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Rep. Bennie Thompson of Mississippi to lead Jan. 6 panel

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Acting MDOT director hands job over to new appointee Brad White

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Federal appeals court to review Jim Crow felony voting ban

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Investigators seek tips in 2019 unsolved Mississippi death

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Demario Cotton in FBI custody

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Lawmakers working to complete medical marijuana bill draft

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Deputy prison warden indicted for 2016 incident

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Body in Mississippi river that of missing Louisiana woman

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$3.22M to help Mississippi communities with equipment purchases, U.S. senators say

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Atheists, humanists sue over Mississippi’s license plates

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Amazon announces plans to build solar farm in Mississippi

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MDAH: 'Mississippi Burning' case files open at state archives

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Jill Biden touts vaccine in poorly inoculated Mississippi

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MDES made more than $117 million in improper unemployment payments, auditors find

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Nine Ole Miss Law students to participate in fellowship program

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Claudette regains tropical storm strength after 13 deaths

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First Lady Jill Biden to visit Jackson Tuesday

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Mississippi collects $129M from lottery since July

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Mississippi to lift State of Emergency in August

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Local Main Street communities recognized

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Supreme Court dismisses challenge to Obama era health law

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Hyde-Smith announces $94.9 million in capital grants to support rural & underserved communities

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Business leaders discuss how new flag impacts state economy

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Southern Baptists vote to debate sex abuse investigation

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Ex-school bus driver pleads guilty in child pornography case

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Former softball coach dies while serving prison sentence

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NIH researchers find more evidence Covid was circulating in the US in December 2019

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MEMA releases damage report from June flooding

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Edelbrock locating headquarters in Olive Branch, creating 200 jobs

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Mississippi reaches $55.5 million settlement with Centene

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Mississippi has turned away hundreds of thousands of shots

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Mississippi Jane Doe found in 1991 identified 30 years later

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CDC warns about spike in RSV cases across South

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14-year-old charged with shooting cousin, 11, in Vicksburg

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Mississippi shipbuilder plans to hire 3,000 new workers

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Interior Dept. gauging interest in Gulf of Mexico wind power

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Southwest resumes flight service to Jackson after 7 years

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Gov supports 'will of voters' on issue of medical marijuana

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Mississippi GOP governor: State abortion law 'a vehicle' for Supreme Court to revisit Roe v. Wade

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Analysis: Watchdog group examines Mississippi school funding

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Doc: Apathy is why Mississippi is last for vaccinations

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Lawmakers discuss future of medical marijuana in Mississippi

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Sunshine Mills issues recall on certain dog food products

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Brad White named MDOT executive director

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Officers fill funeral for Mississippi trooper killed on duty

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Three deaths during Memorial Day period, MHP reports

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Analysis: Reviving initiative process could invite mischief

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Mississippi Attorney General seeking info in Amory high school sexual abuse case

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NFL Combine to be held for HBCU players

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Mississippi capital honors Freedom Rider legacy 60 years later

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Mississippi protesters: Revive medical marijuana proposal

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Black man's death in Mississippi: Lynching or suicide?

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Mississippi's last abortion clinic at center of US debate

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Mississippi inmate dies after assault by fellow prisoners

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Here are the 63 Republicans who voted against the anti-Asian hate crimes bill

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Experts predict busy Atlantic storm season but not like 2020

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Colonial Pipeline confirms it paid $4.4M to hackers

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Complaint: Mississippi ICE center is violating COVID rules

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Mississippi governor announced additions to education boards

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The employee responsible for inspecting the cracked Memphis bridge has been fired

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Supreme Court to weigh rollback of abortion rights

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Pipeline operator says "normal operations" have resumed

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EXPLAINED - Mississippi Supreme Court: November's medical marijuana vote obsolete

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Mississippi River traffic reopened under damaged bridge

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Mississippi justices toss voter-backed marijuana initiative

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House strikes deal to create independent January 6 commission

Mississippi Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 333180

Reported Deaths: 7502
CountyCasesDeaths
DeSoto22901279
Hinds22780438
Harrison19569326
Rankin14851287
Jackson14342251
Madison10692227
Lee10437179
Jones8746169
Forrest8210157
Lauderdale7561243
Lowndes6790150
Lamar669688
Lafayette6459124
Washington5516139
Pearl River4915149
Bolivar4909134
Oktibbeha478498
Panola4723112
Marshall4654106
Warren4640127
Pontotoc440473
Monroe4255137
Union425379
Neshoba4182180
Lincoln4098115
Hancock405088
Leflore3565125
Pike3530112
Tate349588
Alcorn343974
Sunflower343093
Adams333387
Scott331775
Yazoo331173
Simpson314890
Copiah313867
Itawamba310180
Coahoma308785
Tippah298868
Prentiss292963
Covington282483
Marion279580
Leake278475
Wayne270743
Grenada266388
George261651
Newton256664
Tishomingo236869
Winston235584
Jasper226148
Attala220873
Chickasaw216360
Stone210237
Holmes195674
Clay192254
Clarke182080
Tallahatchie181742
Calhoun177532
Smith175935
Yalobusha169440
Walthall141548
Lawrence137726
Greene135734
Amite132843
Noxubee131635
Perry131038
Montgomery130944
Carroll124531
Webster117532
Jefferson Davis113334
Tunica111127
Benton104625
Claiborne104331
Kemper100729
Humphreys99133
Franklin85923
Quitman83519
Choctaw81319
Wilkinson74632
Jefferson69728
Sharkey51518
Issaquena1696
Unassigned00

Alabama Coronavirus Cases

Cases: 569131

Reported Deaths: 11483
CountyCasesDeaths
Jefferson831881584
Mobile45534855
Madison36714532
Tuscaloosa26717465
Shelby26527255
Montgomery25707624
Baldwin23668325
Lee16753181
Calhoun15107332
Morgan14916289
Etowah14637368
Marshall12786235
Houston11462292
Elmore10636217
St. Clair10500251
Limestone10468158
Cullman10236204
Lauderdale9968253
DeKalb9278191
Talladega8721187
Walker7581286
Autauga7402113
Jackson7263117
Blount7182139
Colbert6577142
Coffee6024131
Dale5307117
Russell465542
Chilton4630117
Covington4555125
Franklin442081
Tallapoosa4372157
Escambia419182
Chambers3842125
Dallas3687163
Clarke364262
Marion3378106
Pike324279
Lawrence3188101
Winston290772
Bibb279565
Geneva270983
Marengo258367
Barbour243161
Pickens239162
Butler235672
Hale231678
Fayette224364
Henry204845
Randolph194244
Cherokee193848
Monroe191841
Washington176239
Macon167252
Crenshaw163958
Clay162159
Cleburne159045
Lamar149438
Lowndes144254
Wilcox129131
Bullock125642
Conecuh118030
Coosa115829
Perry109728
Sumter108032
Greene97336
Choctaw63825
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Tupelo
Clear
87° wxIcon
Hi: 93° Lo: 76°
Feels Like: 99°
Columbus
Partly Cloudy
83° wxIcon
Hi: 93° Lo: 74°
Feels Like: 96°
Oxford
Partly Cloudy
82° wxIcon
Hi: 93° Lo: 75°
Feels Like: 92°
Starkville
Clear
83° wxIcon
Hi: 91° Lo: 73°
Feels Like: 96°
Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue to be the rule for our Sunday and beginning of our work week. Otherwise, we will see high temperatures reaching well into the 90s for highs and heat index values between 100 to 115 during the afternoon hours.
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