After having one of the highest levels of the flu in the country early in the season, Mississippi now has one of the lowest. The flu map at the Centers for Disease Control lists the state as having a “moderate” level with the latest... Read More.
The public health district which includes Attala County has the highest level of flu activity in Mississippi. The State Health Department's most recent numbers show 28 per cent of the patients going to doctors' offices in the nine-county district had flu-like illnesses, down from... Read More.
An oppressive heat wave blamed for a death in Mississippi eased a little across the Southeast on Wednesday after a cold front pushed through the region, bringing damaging storms along with lower temperatures.Stifling heat and humidity that had made it feel like it was... Read More.