Today's Top Stories

STARKVILLE – Mississippi State's Reggie Perry, the only player to rank among the SEC's top 10 in scoring, rebounding, field goal percentage and blocks in 2019-20, has entered his name for the 2020
The Friends of CMRC board of directors are calling its inaugural pancake breakfast a success.
Mississippi Arts Commission’s Arts Day at the Capitol took place March 5, 2020 at the State Capitol in Jackson, MS.
Former Ole Miss basketball standout and Rebel assistant coach Rahim Lockhart is the new head men’s basketball coach at East Central Community College.
Gov. Tate Reeves signed a new executive order Tuesday establishing a statewide shelter-in-place for Mississippi to slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health of Mississippians.

Happy Birthday, Mom


Before I was born, my mother was.

That was sure convenient.

I was born in 1970, and my mother was born some years prior to that. That’s as much as I’m saying. But today, March 31, is her birthday, so I wanted to talk about her.

Lots of important events took place on March 31 throughout history, including the following:

Rushing: Work continues through legislative recess


Although the legislative session will not reconvene April 1, representatives continue to work from their home districts to make things move as quickly as possible when they return to Jackson. The legislature originally recessed March 18 due to the Covid-19 pandemic with the goal of returning April 1; however, House Speaker Phillip Gunn and Lt.