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Gubernatorial candidates Reeves and Hood cast votes

The state’s top two Gubernatorial candidates hit the polls today to cast their votes. Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood and Republican Lt. Governor Tate Reeves each arrived at their respective polling places this morning in hopes of becoming Mississippi’s next…

Jim Hood rallies in Greenwood, MS

It was a busy day for Jim Hood as well. He hit the campaign trail for one more stop ahead of tomorrow’s election. The Democratic nominee for Mississippi governor says he thinks he will receive bipartisan support from voters. Hood…

Gubernatorial candidates discuss ‘brain drain’

Education, health care, and Mississippi roads were just some of the topics the two gubernatorial candidates battled out last night during a live televised debate. One of the topics important to Mississippians that seemed to get each candidate heated was…

Setting the Stage for Mississippi's Second Gubernatorial Debate

The two major party candidates in the race to be Mississippi's next governor are getting ready for round two. Tonight at 7pm, our sister station, WCBI in Columbus, will host a second debate between gubernatorial candidates, Republican Tate Reeves and…

Gubernatorial candidates face off in televised debate

Candidates in this year’s governor’s race are ramping up their efforts to take the Magnolia State’s top office. Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves and Attorney General Jim Hood took part in their first debate ahead of the general election November 5th.…

Jim Hood Weighs in on Mental Health Issues in Mississippi

Attorney General and Mississippi’s Democratic candidate in the upcoming race for governor, Jim Hood, weighed in on the matter of mental health. His comment: "Since February 2013, I have been warning the Legislature about the underfunding of community mental health…

Jim Hood discusses spillway impact on local businesses

State Attorney General and Democratic Candidate for Governor Jim Hood was on the Coast today to discuss the ongoing impacts of the Bonnet Carre Spillway opening. Hood spoke at Crystal Seas Seafood in Pass Christian where he highlighted the continued…

Governor election recap

Fourth-term Attorney General Jim Hood has defeated seven rivals to become the Democratic nominee for Mississippi governor. On the Republican side, second term Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves faces a runoff in three weeks against former State Supreme Court Chief Justice…

Attorney General Jim Hood addresses Bonnet Carre Spillway

Following Governor Phil Bryant’s disaster declaration, another Mississippi politician is addressing the impact of the opening of the Bonnet Carre Spillway. Today, Attorney General Jim Hood was in Biloxi to discuss what’s next for our lawmakers. IMMS President Dr. Moby…