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Public Education Advocates React to New Calls for the End of Common Core

Posted by Paul Boger on

Public education advocates in Mississippi are reacting to the Lieutenant Governor's announcement that the state should be moving away from Common Core Educational Standards. 

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AG Jim Hood Disagrees With Gay Marriage Ban But Will Defend In Court

Posted by Jeffrey Hess on

Mississippi's Attorney General Jim Hood says he does not personally agree with the ban but will still do his job.

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Coast Legislators Say Insurance, Tourism Among Top Concerns

Posted by Evelina Burnett on

Mississippi coast legislators say insurance and tourism are among their top concerns in the coming session.

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Mississippi Edition: Tuesday, Dec. 2nd

Posted by Ezra Wall on

Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves does an about-face on Common Core standards. Then, could Mississippi see same-sex marriages soon? And new music from Singer/Songwriter Jason Turner.

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Lt. Governor Changes Stance on Common Core

Posted by Jeffrey Hess on

Lt. Governor Tate Reeves now says he supports efforts to get rid of the new educational stanards.

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State Asks Appeals Court For Delay In Same-Sex Marriage

Posted by Evelina Burnett on

The state wants an appeals court to delay same-sex marriage in Mississippi until the higher court rules on similar cases in other states.

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Mississippi Edition: Monday, Dec. 1st

Posted by Ezra Wall on

State leaders talk about a strategy that could put Mississippi front-and-center during primary season. Then after Everyday Tech, experts say MOST cervical cancer could be prevented.

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Mississippi Could Move Primary To Form An SEC Super Presidential Primary

Posted by Jeffrey Hess on

Joining other states could be one of the only ways to raise the profile of the south in presidential contests.

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Salvation Army of Jackson Now Accepting Credit Cards

Posted by Paul Boger on

Mississippians looking to donate money to the Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign now have a new way to contribute other than cash.

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Federal Judge Overturns Mississippi's Ban on Same-Sex Marriage

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A federal judge has ruled Mississippi's ban on same sex marriages unconstitutional, but a two week injunction gives the state time to appeal the decision.

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