Students react to Miss. religion law

Thursday, April 3 Gov. Phil Bryant signed Senate Bill 2681, better known as the Mississippi Religious Freedom Restoration Act. This bill that claims to...

Cursive bill unnecessary for elementary curriculum

On Feb.8, the Miss. Senate passed bill SB2273, which would require cursive writing to be included in the elementary curriculum. Students are expected to “create...

Oyster season set to reopen soon

After a series of unfortunate events that led to an unexpected closing of several oyster beds in Mississippi coastal waters, the Mississippi Department of...

Mississippi Universities Unfairly Lose Tax Breaks

On March 8, the Mississippi House voted 57 - 56 to deny tax exemptions to public universities that refuse to fly the state flag....

Obesity: a consistent silent killer in Mississippi

Mississippi has the second highest rate of adult obesity in the United States, according to the Mississippi State Department of Health. Many Mississippians suffer...

Renowned actor, director discusses growing Miss. film industry

Filmmakers actively seek places with established resources and competitive economic incentives when making movies, which has contributed to the boom the Mississippi film industry...

Group pushes for legalization of marijuana

The debate over the legalization of marijuana is affecting many states across the U.S., including Mississippi. Recently, a group banded together to create a ballot...

Miss. Leads Nation in ‘Fifty Shades’ Viewers

Just when you thought being a Mississippian couldn’t get any more embarrassing, we’ve gone from being the poorest and most obese state in the...

Marijuana legalization progresses

On Oct. 20, the fourth of nine steps was taken to create an official ballot initiative for the legalization and decriminalization of marijuana in...

Stay Connected With Us

3,177FansLike
440FollowersFollow
15,465FollowersFollow
4,398FollowersFollow
43SubscribersSubscribe
Hattiesburg
mist
39.9 ° F
41 °
39 °
93 %
3.2mph
90 %
Wed
42 °
Thu
44 °
Fri
55 °
Sat
60 °
Sun
47 °