Mississippians at risk of getting monkeypox are being offered vaccinations at county health departments. The state has now recorded 11 monkeypox cases and health officials expect that number to continue climbing. Initially, the vaccine was offered only to those in close contact with infected... Read More.
Congressional primary runoffs are rare in Mississippi.But this year, two of the state’s Republican incumbents are fighting to keep their jobs in runoffs against challengers from their own party.Two-term Rep. Michael Guest faces former Navy pilot Michael Cassidy in a runoff Tuesday in central... Read More.
Starting Oct. 1, the Mississippi Forestry Commission has issued a statewide Wildland Fire Alert. The MFC is encouraging the public to postpone all burning activities until further notice.Due to the current drought conditions and the predicted weather pattern for the next week, the fire... Read More.