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    Mississippi Gaming Statistics:

    Number of casinos: 36
    Number of slot machines: 38797
    Number of tables: 1054
    Number of live poker tables: 95

    Gambling facilities in Mississippi:

    WaterView Casino & Hotel - Vicksburg, MS - (601) 636-5700 - 500 gaming machines
    Silver Slipper Casino - Bay Saint Louis, MS - (228) 469-2777 - 959 gaming machines
    Beau Rivage Resort & Casino - Biloxi, MS - (228) 386-7111 - 1800 gaming machines
    Boomtown Casino Biloxi - Biloxi, MS - (228) 435-7000 - 1400 gaming machines
    Harrah's Gulf Coast - Biloxi, MS - (228) 436-2946 - 820 gaming machines
    Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi - Biloxi, MS - (228) 374-7625 - 1400 gaming machines
    IP Casino Resort Spa - Biloxi, MS - (228) 436-3000 - 1700 gaming machines
    Golden Nugget Biloxi - Biloxi, MS - (228) 435-5400 - 1200 gaming machines
    Palace Casino Resort - Biloxi, MS - (228) 432-8888 - 965 gaming machines
    Treasure Bay Casino & Hotel - Biloxi, MS - 228-385-6000 - 800 gaming machines
    Harlow's Casino Resort & Spa - Greenville, MS - (662) 335-9797 - 727 gaming machines
    Island View Casino Resort - Gulfport, MS - (228) 314-2100 - 2700 gaming machines
    Isle of Capri Casino Hotel Lula - Lula, MS - (662) 363-4600 - 933 gaming machines
    Silver Star Casino at Pearl River - Philadelphia, MS - (601) 650-1234 - 2500 gaming machines
    Hollywood Casino Tunica - Tunica, MS - (662) 357-7700 - 1109 gaming machines
    Tunica Roadhouse Casino & Hotel - Tunica, MS - (662) 363-4900 - 737 gaming machines
    Horseshoe Casino Hotel Tunica - Tunica, MS - (662) 357-5500 - 1271 gaming machines
    Bally's Casino - Tunica, MS - (662) 357-1500 - 1161 gaming machines
    1st Jackpot Casino Tunica - Tunica, MS - 943 gaming machines
    Fitz Casino & Hotel Tunica - Tunica, MS - (662) 363-5825 - 1134 gaming machines
    Gold Strike Casino Resort Tunica - Tunica, MS - (662) 357-1111 - 1400 gaming machines
    Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall Tunica - Tunica, MS - (662) 363-0711 - 1300 gaming machines
    Ameristar Casino Hotel Vicksburg - Vicksburg, MS - (601) 638-1000 - 1571 gaming machines
    Riverwalk Casino Hotel - Vicksburg, MS - (601) 634-0100 - 710 gaming machines
    Lady Luck Casino Vicksburg - Vicksburg, MS - (601) 636-7575 - 600 gaming machines
    Scarlet Pearl Casino Resort - D'Iberville, MS - (228) 392-1889 - 1350 gaming machines
    Resorts Casino Tunica - Tunica, MS - 1042 gaming machines
    Trop Casino Greenville - Greenville, MS - (662) 334-7711 - 592 gaming machines
    Golden Moon Casino at Pearl River - Philadelphia, MS - (601) 650-1234 - 1150 gaming machines
    Bok Homa Casino - Heidelberg, MS - (866) 447-3275 - 800 gaming machines
    Magnolia Bluffs Casino Hotel - Natchez, MS - (601) 235-0045 - 533 gaming machines
    Foxwoods Resort Casino At Biloxi Pointe - Biloxi, MS - 1340 gaming machines
    Golden Harbor Casino - Gulfport, MS
    Hollywood Casino Gulf Coast - Bay Saint Louis, MS - (228) 467-9257 - 1150 gaming machines
    Red Water Casino - Redwater, MS - 500 gaming machines
    Wind Creek Casino D’Iberville - D'Iberville, MS - (251) 368-9136, ext. 2234

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    MS Gambling News: casino, poker, greyhounds

    Mississippi rings up $1 million in revenue from sports betting  Sun Herald

    People have wagered $116 million on sporting events at Mississippi casinos, resulting in $1.03 million in tax revenue for the state since the U.S. Supreme Court ...

    Tunica casino: With Roadhouse gaming ending, what's next for struggling flagship industry?  The Commercial Appeal

    The decline of Tunica's gambling industry manifested itself Tuesday with Tunica Roadhouse Casino announcing its gaming operations will end in January.

    State Sets Lottery for 41 Nonpublic School Scholarships | Mississippi News  U.S. News & World Report

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi Department of Education is holding a lottery next week for parents who would like to claim state money to send children ...

    Looking for legislative lottery action? Don't hold your breath.  Montgomery Advertiser

    Senate leader doesn't plan to make legislation a priority in coming session.

    List: Who's running for governor, AG and other open seats in Mississippi  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    So far at least 10 are considering or confirmed for a run at Mississippi governor in 2019.

    Trump, at Mississippi rallies ahead of pivotal Senate special election, touts border security and NASA  Fox News

    With just hours to go before a pivotal special election in Mississippi that will determine the strength of the GOP's Senate majority next year, President Trump on ...

    Dear Santa: What I want for Mississippi this year  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    I looked around and noticed I was the only adult in line without a child. Some of the parents looked at me suspiciously; I can't say I blame them. Yet I was there ...

    Special Needs ESA Mid-Year Lottery Announced  Empower Mississippi

    The Mississippi Department of Education announced today that a mid-year lottery for the Special Needs Education Scholarship Account (ESA) will be held on ...

    Rep. Robert Foster, in calls to top Republicans, signals 2019 governor run  Mississippi Today

    Rep. Robert Foster, a freshman Republican House member from Hernando, told several high-ranking Republican officials and potential donors on Friday that he ...

    Want to bet on USC-Clemson game? Here are chances that legal betting will come to SC  Anderson Independent Mail

    In\u00a0South Carolina, legalized sports betting\u00a0is\u00a0a long shot at best, even though the federal courts checked the issue to the states in May.

    Deb Goldberg’s all in for online lottery  Boston Herald

    State Treasurer Deb Goldberg is in a high-stakes horserace to expand the state's profitable lottery online as Beacon Hill lawmakers appear ready to legalize yet ...

    This tiny buck is a trophy of a lifetime  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    When Lesley Cannada of Hinds County pulled the trigger on a buck while hunting with her husband on November 20, she had no idea how tiny he was.

    The Malones: How Can We Choose?  Empower Mississippi

    December 11, 2018 by Joanna Holbert. There are no words to describe how difficult it is to have to choose. I wish I could articulate it, but at this point we have to ...

    Monster 217-inch buck goes down in Mississippi  Louisiana Sportsman

    Heath Hodges recently won something akin to a big buck lottery when on the afternoon of Dec. 3, a huge 20-point brute chose his trail to walk down.

    Massachusetts Treasurer Makes Fresh Push for Online Lottery  Casino News Daily

    Massachusetts Treasurer Deb Goldberg submits new bill calling for online expansion of lottery as sports betting gains momentum in the state Legislature.

    Governor appoints board of directors for Mississippi Lottery  WLOX

    Governor Phil Bryant appoints five members to Mississippi Lottery Corporation Board of Directors.

    MDE holding lottery for special needs scholarship program  WLOX

    The Mississippi Department of Education is holding a lottery next week for parents of students with disabilities who would like to claim state money to remove ...

    Sports Betting at Twin River Casino in Rhode Island Coming Next Week, Officials Say  Casino.Org News

    The wait to implement legal sports betting in Rhode Island is almost over. The Twin River Casino in Lincoln, RI is expected to open its sportsbook sometime next ...

    Mississippi Is Finally Getting A State Lottery After Decades Of Debate  PlayUSA

    Mississippi has had casino gaming since 1992 and sports betting since August. Now, lawmakers have passed a bill authorizing a Mississippi state lottery.

    Mississippi’s new lottery will help save the state budget  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    In late October, Governor Phil Bryant announced the first board of directors for the Mississippi Lottery Corporation, the administrators of the state's forthcoming ...

    Home Base: Mississippi Republicans lean on natural selection when it comes to educating its children  The Commercial Dispatch

    My three daughters are all in bed by 8:30 every night. At least four nights a week, that's when my wife breaks out the laptop and various paper-stuffed folders.

    The 2018 Holiday Open House is Friday, November 23 on the Oxford, Mississippi Square  The Local Voice

    Stick around for the annual Lighting of the Oxford Christmas Tree at 6 pm followed by a raffle drawing for $500 worth of Square Dollars gift certificates! The Local ...

    Mississippi is one step closer to state lottery as Gov. Bryant appoints 5-person board  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Gov. Phil Bryant has appointed four men and one woman to construct and oversee Mississippi's fledgling state lottery, a corporation that could be up and ...

    Lottery is losing some of its luster, especially among millennials  The Sun Herald

    Louisiana has had a lottery for years. Mississippi has just agreed to have one because it could use the money. Trouble is, lotteries aren't the money-makers they ...

    Mississippi lottery still at least a year away  WLBT

    Moran authored the bill passed by the legislature in a special session in August that establishes a state lottery, but he says it will be a while before ...

    The Farnhams: Our Daughter Deserves an Education Too  Empower Mississippi

    November 27, 2018 by Joanna Holbert. Jamie and Matthew Farnham of Ocean Springs are determined to do what is right for their youngest daughter, Cambry.

    Lottery, sports betting a sure boost for Mississippi budget? Don't bet on it  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Will Mississippi take a chance on a lottery? It's a big question lawmakers could answer if Republican Gov. Phil Bryant calls them into special session in the next ...

    New leader for influential lobbying group that helped block gas tax hike  Mississippi Today

    Trey Dellinger, a Jackson-based attorney, has been named the new director of the Mississippi chapter of Americans for Prosperity.

    Lottery bill passes Mississippi Senate but falters in House  WTVA

    Mississippi legislators split late Monday on whether to create a state lottery, leaving uncertainty about what will happen.

    Mississippi Lottery Bill Advances, but More Work Remains  U.S. News & World Report

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Gov. Phil Bryant says that if Mississippi creates a state lottery, the public should have access to information about the group that ...

    Mississippi reaps $660,000 from sports betting; overall revenue up in September  Mississippi Today

    Customers bet $5.5 million on sporting events in first full month of legalized sports gambling.

    Mississippi lays claim as the nation's capital of gambling  The Daily Memphian

    Gambling 2.0, in the form of legal sports betting, and soon Gambling 3.0 – a state lottery – have come to Mississippi, which means they've come to neighboring ...

    South Mississippi Museum Dresses Up for Winter Wondohrland Gala  WXXV News 25

    An elegant evening of wintry wonder will descend upon South Mississippi at the IP Casino Resort Spa on Thurs., Nov. 29 from 6 to 9 p.m. for this year's annual ...

    State revenue from sports betting $54000 in first month  Mississippi Today

    The Mississippi general fund garnered $54,000 in revenue from sports betting in August – the first month that people were allowed to wager on sporting events ...

    With Mississippi in the lottery game, the pressure is now on Alabama: reports  NOLA.com

    Lottery advertising in California. The Mississippi Legislature has passed a bill to create a state lottery and Gov. Phil Bryant is expected to sign it soon.

    Why Alabama is far behind Mississippi on sports gambling  AL.com

    Mississippi will become the first Southern state in the U.S. to begin offering sports betting on Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018. In this July 14, 2018, photo shows people ...

    UPDATE: Sports betting legalized in Mississippi casinos  WTVA

    Update 06/21/18 2:30 p.m. - WLBT-TV in Jackson reports the Mississippi Gaming Commission voted to approve sports betting regulations. This will go into effect ...

    Will Mississippi have sports wagering in casinos by football season? Don't bet against it  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Mississippi is, to borrow words of former House Gaming Chairman Moak, 'ready to run the ponies' with sports betting.

    The lottery may soon come to Mississippi  WTVA

    A state lottery is one of the possible funding mechanisms expected to be discussed in a legislative special session this week.

    Let the lottery be a lesson for Mississippi lawmakers: Stop doing business in secret  Sun Herald

    Mississippi lawmakers tried to make the lottery corporation exempt from open meetings and public records laws. It corrected that mistake but we wonder why ...

    Senate passes lottery bill that would keep all records private from public review  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Faced with mounting pressure to address the state's deteriorating roads and bridges, the Senate in a special session Thursday voted 30-20 to establish a ...

    Mobile native Danny Sheridan among dignitaries placing first legal bets in Mississippi  AL.com

    BILOXI, Mississippi -- Bad news for Auburn fans. Legendary oddsmaker Danny Sheridan, a Mobile native, placed $1000 on the Tigers to win no more than nine ...

    Mississippians anxious to start playing lottery  WAPT Jackson

    Mississippians are anxious to start playing lottery. State leaders said the first lottery tickets could go on sale in six months. Advertisement. "We'll get the ...

    More Transparent Lottery Bill Passes Mississippi House, Session Resumes Monday  Jackson Free Press

    Two days into a special legislative session, the Mississippi House of Representatives voted 70-43 on Friday to pass a state lottery bill that included significant ...

    Lottery Bill Passes in Mississippi... What's Next?  The National Law Review

    On August 31, 2018, Governor Phil Bryant signed legislation authorizing a lottery, removing Mississippi from the list of states without a lottery (now down to five ...

    Mississippi says $9.8 million wagered on sports  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Mississippi officials say gamblers bet $9.8 million on sporting events from Aug. 1 through Labor Day.

    Show Me the Money: Sports Betting Off and Running  The Pew Charitable Trusts

    Are you ready for some football? How about some football bets? With the opening of the NFL season, states that recently legalized sports gambling are hoping ...

    Penn National Gaming Goes Five For Five With Mississippi Casino Sports Betting  PlayUSA

    Five of Penn National Gaming's Mississippi casinos will offer sports betting by August 24.

    MPB  Mississippi Public Broadcasting

    Casinos and regulators are one step closer to launching sports gambling in Mississippi. But, as MPB's Ashley Norwood reports, officials say there's still work to ...

    Mississippi's lottery: The day Hades froze over  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Mississippi will be getting a lottery? No one expected that. Including a couple of frozen demons.

    Sports wagering is legal in Mississippi but don't bet on Alabama  WTVY, Dothan

    Undated (WTVY)-- Mississippi is the fourth state to offer legalized sports betting and other states will soon follow but Alabama likely won't be one of them.

    Mississippians could legally bet on football games this season. Here's what needs to happen.  The Sun Herald

    The U.S. Supreme Court could rule as early as May 14 to allow sports betting, so will Mississippi have a system in place to let fans bet on the Saints this football ...

    Sports Betting Numbers Strong In Mississippi Despite No Mobile Wagering  PlayUSA

    Despite the lack of mobile wagering, Mississippi sports betting still collected more than $5.5 million in September revenue, a major increase from August.

    Walk right in and place your bets, sports fans. It’s now legal in Mississippi.  Sun Herald

    Casino sports betting is a reality in Mississippi. I saw it with my own eyes, veering back over through Biloxi on a weekend pleasure trip to New Orleans.

    The Week In Sports Betting And Sports: Hatchet Job, Rhode Island Launches  SportsHandle.com

    It seems outgoing Republican senator Orrin Hatch can't give up on his dream of keeping sports betting illegal (or at least putting it on a tight leash).

    DraftKings Set To Open Sportsbook At Mississippi Casino On Friday  PlayUSA

    A deal with the Scarlet Pearl Casino Resort in D'Iberville, Mississippi gives DraftKings its first sportsbook operation outside New Jersey. Additionally, it will be ...

    The Coast needs to get to work right now to take advantage of sports betting this fall  The Sun Herald

    The U.S. Supreme Court's decision to allow states to have sports betting should be a windfall for Mississippi. Mississippi begins with a big lead on competitors ...

    Ivey, Maddox talk lottery ahead of Mississippi action  AL.com

    Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey and Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox both met separately with the media after delivering speeches during the annual Association of ...

    Sports betting: Can Mississippi protect the integrity of the game?  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    With our country facing such major issues as North Korea, Iran, Russia and “Trumpgate” the undivided attention in America is on the legalizing of sports betting.

    Convenience stores expect boost from Mississippi lottery  Mississippi Business Journal

    By TED CARTER. Mississippi's convenience store operators have heard the cautions that some of the money customers previously spent on dish soap, soda ...

    State lottery for Mississippi?  WTOK

    State lawmakers are expected to soon examine ways to generate more money for Mississippi.

    Mississippi's best bet: Sports betting has been around for ages  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Bets placed on college and professional athletic contests at state-regulated casinos won't be the first time Mississippians have played that game.

    Bryant may bet on lottery, sports book, internet sales to fix roads  Mississippi Today

    Gov. Phil Bryant says how the U.S. Supreme Court rules – likely later this summer – on whether states can mandate internet retailers to collect a use tax for them ...

    State Lottery may soon be coming to Mississippi  WTVA

    Below is the closed-captioning text associated with this video. Since this uses automated speech to text spelling and grammar may not be accurate. and i'm ...

    Mississippi Legislature didn't exactly hit the jackpot  The Sun Herald

    Mississippi Legislature served up drama but was short on substance. A lottery and a school funding overhaul were rejected but a controversial abortion law was ...

    Potential special session on roads that includes lottery not without pitfalls  Mississippi Today

    If the governor calls a special session to solve the state's infrastructure funding, the fix will likely include the lottery, but not all Mississippians set that as the fiscal ...

    Delaware, Mississippi moving fast on sports betting launch plans  CalvinAyre.com

    Delaware eyes single-game sports betting launch by June; Mississippi publishes sports betting regs, eyes mid-July sports betting at casinos.

    Why Can't You Play Mega Millions in Alabama, Alaska, Hawaii, Mississippi, Nevada, or Utah?  Heavy.com

    Find out why six states don't let you buy Mega Millions tickets.

    And Just Like That, Mississippi Sports Betting Has Five Open Sportsbooks  PlayUSA

    Horseshoe Tunica is the latest Mississippi casino to launch sports betting. In just two weeks, the MS casinos have launched five different sportsbooks.

    Evans: Lottery a couple of years away  WTOK

    While Mississippi lawmakers have approved the state having a lottery, Rep. Michael Evans points out the planning process may take a couple of years.

    Road to Riches: Will new I-269 corridor pave the way for a lottery discussion in Alabama?  WHNT News 19

    The next Powerball drawing jackpot this week is $107 million, and the Mega Millions -- $106 million. And as those numbers grow, so does the number of ...

    Mississippi House Again Seeks Lottery Despite Dim Prospects  U.S. News & World Report

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A longtime proponent of Mississippi setting up a state lottery is trying to pressure leaders of the Legislature to move in that direction.

    Lottery not in place — yet — as Mississippians buy their tickets - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

    Mississippians, excited at the chance of becoming a multi-millionaire, once again streamed across the Mississippi River Bridge on Interstate 20 Wednesday ...

    Convenience stores prepare for lottery’s impact  WDAM

    Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant is expected to sign a bill that will bring a lottery to the state of Mississippi and store owners say they couldn't be more excited for ...

    Caesars And MGM Readying For Sports Betting In Mississippi  PlayUSA

    With both Delaware and New Jersey sports books up and running, companies appear to be eyeing Mississippi as the next state to launch wagering.

    William Hill Expanding To Mississippi, WV For Sports Betting; Hints At Plans For 14 More States  Legal Sports Report

    Sports betting company William Hill US joined the party in announcing a path to expansion of sports betting in new states around the country.

    Lottery finds little favor among many Northeast Mississippi lawmakers  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

    TUPELO – If a lottery comes to Mississippi, it will likely happen without strong support from the legislative delegation of the state's northeast corner.

    Mississippi education funding causes concerns  WDAM

    When it comes to education, Mississippi has consistently ranks the last among the 50 states. throughout the years. According to a 2018 U.S. News Report, ...

    Gov. Bryant bets sports book, lottery, internet could fund road work; does the math work?  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Gov. Phil Bryant on Thursday said a combination of legal sports betting, a state lottery and internet sales taxes could solve Mississippi's infrastructure funding ...

    Alabama governor weighs in on Mississippi lottery debate  WVTM13

    As Mississippi lawmakers continue to debate a bill that would create a state lottery, Gov. Kay Ivey shared her thoughts on a possible lottery in Alabama.

    State lawmakers could vote to bring the lottery to Mississippi  WLOX

    SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) - Getting a lottery ticket in Mississippi isn't easy. For the past 20 years, Mississippians have been going out of state to buy lottery ...

    What casinos will be first in Mississippi to offer sports betting?  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    The Choctaw tribe is expected to unveil sports betting before other Mississippi casinos do because it is not subject to state regulation.

    Mississippi Considers Creation of State Lottery  Tax Foundation

    Mississippi is one of six states to forgo a state lottery, along with Alabama, Alaska, Hawaii, Nevada, and Utah. Some Mississippi lawmakers would like to change ...

    Mississippi House Speaker Philip Gunn won't block lottery  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Read the latest on a special session of the Mississippi Legislature to discuss transportation.

    Mississippi creating lottery - is Alabama next?  CBS42.com

    Mississippi lawmakers voted this week to establish a lottery, and many Alabamians are wondering if leaders here will do the same. Alabama is now the only ...

    Mississippians Pour Across State Lines To Buy Mega Millions Tickets Ahead Of Drawing  www.localmemphis.com

    What would you do if you won more than $1.6 billion?

    Lawmakers finally cut knots on road funding: Analysis  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    JACKSON — When Mississippi lawmakers met in special session to deal with transportation funding, they agreed relatively quickly on issues that had been ...

    Mississippi’s Choctaw Becomes First Tribe Outside Nevada To Offer Sports Betting  PlayUSA

    The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians became the first Native American tribe in US history to offer sports betting outside of Nevada on Aug. 30.

    Where will you be able to bet on sports first? These five states are the most likely options.  The Washington Post

    The Supreme Court on Monday cleared the path for U.S. states to start offering sports gambling, ruling that a federal law that limited the practice in the United ...

    When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US | When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US  SB Nation

    The United States Supreme Court overturned a sports gambling prohibition in May 2018. It opened the door for states to pass legislation allowing for sports ...

    Want to hunt alligators in Mississippi? Here's what you have to do.  Sun Herald

    If you're brave enough, you can win a permit to catch alligator in South Mississippi or elsewhere in the MS. The application process to get into the lottery for ...

    Across The US, Online Gambling Has Quietly Spread Into Big Business  PlayUSA

    The seemingly slow spread of online gambling in the United States has left many people frustrated. But that's because they tend to focus on certain segments of ...

    Mississippi governor calls special session on transportation  WREG NewsChannel 3

    Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant called lawmakers into special session Thursday to discuss more money for roads and bridges.

    Sports betting is now legal in several states. Many others are watching from the sidelines.  NBCNews.com

    Three months after the Supreme Court overturned a law prohibiting states from legalizing sports betting, a few states have begun accepting wagers.

    Alabama’s longtime hostility to gambling shows signs of fading  Sun Herald

    Even more than its Bible Belt neighbors, Alabama has steadfastly resisted legalizing gambling for generations. The clout of evangelical Christians helped make ...

    Penn National opens Mississippi sportsbooks  Gaming Intelligence

    New York-listed operator Penn National Gaming is set to roll out sports betting at five Mississippi casinos before the end of this month, beginning with today's ...

    Churchill Downs Abandons Plans to Buy Mississippi Casino  PlayUSA

    Churchill Downs Inc., the parent company of the world-famous Kentucky racetrack, has announced that it is withdrawing from a deal to purchase a Mississippi ...

    Teacher pay raises in Mississippi? Governor, lieutenant governor voice support  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Neither Republican provided a specific proposal, but tweeted support. Lt. Gov. Reeves also proposed raises for Child Protection Services workers.

    Mississippi fourth most gambling-addicted state, study says  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    With Americans losing over $100 billion through gambling each year, the personal-finance website WalletHub Tuesday released its report on 2018's Most ...

    States where sports betting may be ready in time for NFL season  USA TODAY

    Sports betting is legal now, but that doesn't mean you'll be able to wager on pro and college sports right away. These states could be ready first.