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ME 11/5/10 - Election Day 2019

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Voters are at the polls this hour, in the process of selecting the next governor of Mississippi. We'll hear from both candidates from the campaign trail yesterday. And after a Mississippi StoryCorps, a conversation about polarity in Mississippi politics, and how it often boils down to the state's racist past.

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Reeves vs. Hood-It's Down to the Wire for Governor's Race

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As Mississippians head to the polls today they'll cast their ballots in one of the most competitive races for governor since 2003.

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ME 11/4/19 - Trump in Tupelo | Byte Size Tech | SOS Candidates Watson and DuPree

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President Donald Trump visits North Mississippi to go on the offensive against impeachment proceedings, and stump for Republican candidate for Governor, Tate Reeves. Then, hear from the two candidates for Secretary of State: Democrat Johnny DuPree and Republican Michael Watson.

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Pres. Trump Campaigns For Reeves, Criticizes Impeachment Inquiry

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President Donald Trump makes a campaign stop in Mississippi to shore up support for the Republican candidate for governor with a rally in Tupelo and criticizes impeachment inquiry.

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Cancer Center to Open in Mississippi Delta

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In the Mississippi Delta, only 32 percent of women between ages 65 and 74 get mammograms, and the mortality rate for all cancers in the region is high. MPB’s Alexandra Watts reports on a new center offering support, education and prevention.

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Election Officials Inform Where To Vote

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More than 1 point 9 million Mississippians are registered to vote in today's statewide election. What do voters need to know as they head to the polls?

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ME 11/1/19 - Hobnob | Attorney General and Treasurer Candidates

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Candidates gather to see and be seen at one of the states biggest political events. We'll tell you about it. Then, as our candidate interview series continues, hear from the people running for attorney general and state treasurer.

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Hood and Reeves Speak at Hobnob 2019

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The major-party candidates running for Mississippi governor are making their final pitches for votes before Tuesday's election.

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Mississippi Ranks Top in NAEP Gains

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The latest Nation's Report Card is painting a dismal picture of math and reading achievement among American fourth and eighth-graders. But for Mississippi, here were a few bright spots in the findings.

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ME 10/30/19 - Hood vs. Reeves | Health Minute | Halloween Safety

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Our statewide election focus continues today with a look at the top of the ticket. Republican Tate Reeves faces Democrat Jim Hood in less than one week. And after a Southern Remedy Health Minute, some good advice for keeping your kids safe this Halloween.

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