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‘Let Mississippi Vote’ campaign for state flag ballot referendum

Not everyone is in support of removing the old Mississippi state flag, the campaign ‘Let Mississippi Vote’ is trying to put the old flag...

Mississippi state flag design narrowed down to two

A commission working on a new Mississippi state flag has narrowed the choices to two designs. One has a shield and the other has a...

State flag commission selects final five designs

The commission to redesign the Mississippi state flag reconvened this morning to vote for the final five flag designs. The five designs will be put...

Over 2,700 new Mississippi state flag proposals submitted

From magnolias, stars, guitars, beer cans, a light house to Elvis Presley and Kermit the Frog, state flag proposals have been pouring in. All these...

Governor Tate Reeves announces his appointments for the Mississippi Flag Commission

JACKSON — Today, Governor Tate Reeves announced his appointees for the Mississippi Flag Commission to redesign the new state flag: a civic leader, a tribal...

New state flag committee to meet Wednesday

A nine person committee designing the new Mississippi state flag will meet for the first time this Wednesday. The committee consists of three members each...

Petition to let residents vote on state flag change

A local man is protesting the referendum to remove the old Mississippi state flag. He believes the vote should have been made by the...

New state flag committee to meet Wednesday

A nine person committee designing the new Mississippi state flag will meet for the first time this Wednesday. The committee consists of three members each...

Mississippi lawmakers vote to surrender Confederate symbol from state flag

BY EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi will retire the last state flag in the U.S. with the Confederate battle emblem, more...

Baptists and Walmart criticize rebel-themed Mississippi flag

By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Confederate-themed Mississippi flag is drawing criticism from two big forces in the culturally conservative state. Walmart...

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