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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...

State Flag Commission selects final design choice

Mississippi continued its quest for a new state flag today. The original 3,000 flag designs submitted from the public were narrowed down to two...

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...

‘Let Mississippi Vote’ petitions for former state flag

Some Mississippi residents are rebelling against the legislatures’ decision to retire the former Confederate-themed state flag. They are being encouraged by conservative legislators who fought...

Flag commission delays vote on final design for state flag

Today, the commission to redesign the Mississippi state flag has delayed their vote for the final five flag designs until Tuesday, August 18th. Previously, the...

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...

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Fatal hit and run near Old Hwy 63 South in George County

Today the George County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal hit and run. First responders responded to a 911 call around 9 p.m. Wednesday night...

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 87

By MARK SHERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a diminutive yet towering women’s rights champion who became the court’s second...
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09/18 Ryan’s “Grey Weekend” Friday Evening Forecast

Today was a little washed out thanks to our high level, thin clouds and light drizzle, something that won't change much over the weekend....
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Songwriter’s Festival continuing on in Jackson County

As they say, the show must go on! Although the annual Songwriter’s Festival in Jackson County had to be put off due to COVID...