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Fighting the Fetal Heartbeat Law: Pro-Choice and Pro-Life Debate

The battle over the hot-button issue of abortion is intensifying tonight with more states testing strict bans and protests raging across the nation. A federal...

New state laws in effect

New laws are taking effect in Mississippi about dog fighting, highway traffic, and transporting alcohol. With Mississippians gearing up for the Fourth of July, it...

New seat belt law goes into effect Saturday

AAA predicts more than 37.2 million Americans will hit the roads this weekend for the Independence Day holiday travel period. Before you get behind the...

Bills To Change Election Laws Advance

Proposals to update some of Mississippi's Election Laws are advancing in the legislature. House Bill 373 would authorize online, first-time voter registration for people with...

Vigil For A Change In MS Animal Cruelty Laws

Local animal rights activists are calling for stronger state laws circling animal protection. Members of the Justice for Animals campaign and members of the community...

Lack of Law Enforcement Legislation

While many laws will go into effect today, it is the ones not going into law that are on the mind of one Mississippi...

Other Laws Going into Effect Friday

A few other laws will go in effect tomorrow. Students who live in “C,” “D,” or “F” rated districts can attend charter schools in...

Texting and Driving Fine Increases

While some new laws are taking effect tomorrow, the penalties for others are going up. It’s been a year since texting and driving...

Governor Signs Open Container Law

Eating at a Coast restaurant and wanting to take your beer to go? Soon you’ll be able to. This morning, Governor Phil Bryant signed...

Last Minute Effort to Repeal HB 1523

Some House members are working on a plan that seeks to overturn the passage of the Religious Accommodations Act. Democrat Jay Hughes of Oxford...

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Hubble Telescope captures new images of Jupiter

NASA has released amazing new images of the weather on Jupiter from the Hubble Space Telescope. A crisp photo taken from 406-million miles way shows...

Cracker Barrel adding alcohol to more menus

Cracker Barrel is keeping the good times flowing, the restaurant chain reportedly adding alcohol to the menu at hundreds of restaurants next year. The southern-style...
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Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum 35th annual $10,000 drawdown

With COVID-19, fishing for a good cause can be difficult, yet there’s an event going on in Biloxi tomorrow that will surely reel you...
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City of Pascagoula collects hurricane relief supplies

The City of Pascagoula wants to help those who are suffering from major devastation due to Hurricane Sally. Having known what it is like to...