More Monkeypox in MS, Vaccine Offered to Those at High Risk

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.

Statewide wildland fire risk alert for Mississippi

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.