by Taylor Vance, Mississippi Today November 29, 2023 Republican House members chose Jason White as the chamber's next speaker, elevating a new person to one of the most powerful political roles in Mississippi for the next four years.The 79-member GOP caucus met Wednesday morning at... Read More.
Some big changes are on the horizon at the State Capitol. With Philip Gunn announcing that he won't run for re-election, it means there'll be a new Speaker of the House in 2024. And local legislator Jason White is considered the odds on favorite... Read More.
Carthage Police Department issued a BOLO for a vehicle stolen from Fortune Mart Tuesday morning.It is described as a white 2017 Kia Rio with a Scott County license plate. The vehicle was last seen traveling on Hwy 35 South.If you see this vehicle or... Read More.
B-MO in the MO'rning - To say Meridian's own Emily White had a hand (or hands in this case) in becoming a part of history would be an understatement. Emily was honored with becoming a member of the Temple Theatre's "Walk of Fame" this... Read More.
Jason White, Speaker Pro Tem of the MS House of Representatives and District 48 Representative, visited The BreckFast Show on Breezy 101 Tuesday morning to recap the 2022 session of the Mississippi Legislature. Topics covered include teacher state income tax cut,... Read More.
Leaders are challenging Mississippi legislators to make the most of their four-year term. All 122 members of the House and all 52 senators were sworn in Tuesday. Republicans maintain control in both chambers.Tuesday's opening day was taken up with formalities. The House elected Republican... Read More.