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    Mississippi Gaming Statistics:

    Number of casinos: 35
    Number of slot machines: 38060
    Number of tables: 1020
    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
    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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    Kings Bounty
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    Wheel of Fortune
    Electronic Roulette
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    Mississippi lottery, with new president in place could start by December; sports betting continues to grow  Mississippi Today

    Mississippi, one of only seven states to allow betting on sports events, will become the 45th state to offer a lottery as early as Dec. 1. Revenue from both will go to ...

    Official selected to run Mississippi's lottery  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Mississippi has selected a person with extensive experience to run the state lottery, which is expected to begin by the end of the year. The Mississippi Lottery ...

    Pieces coming together for November lottery kickoff in Mississippi  WAPT Jackson

    Mississippi lottery officials expect scratch-off tickets and the state draw down numbers game will hit retailers by the beginning of November.

    Robert McKeithen, the lottery and the race for governor: Last week on the Coast  Biloxi Sun Herald

    Biloxi Police Officer Robert McKeithen was killed May 5, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves is raising money for the Mississippi Governor's Race and the Bonnet Carré ...

    Mississippi Lottery Could Join Sports Betting By December  Legal Sports Betting

    The newly approved Mississippi lottery could join sports betting by December. The lottery expects to generate nearly $100 million for MS, trouncing sports ...

    Tennessee Anticipates 3.5 Million Tourists Each Year Will Be Sports Gamblers  Sports Handle

    Tennessee is expecting 3.5 million of its annual tourists to plunk down bets. Based on NJ tourism growth, this might not be too unrealistic.

    Mississippi named third worst state in U.S. News report  WREG NewsChannel 3

    The state of Mississippi was named as the third worst state in the United States in 2019 in a list by U.S. News and World Report.

    Sports Betting Revenue of Mississippi Decreases in April  European Gaming Industry News

    Sports betting revenue of Mississippi has decreased in April. Amounts wagered across all sports were down 40.8% month-on-month to $19.2m. Casinos on the ...

    Lottery in Alabama? Will it finally happen? Here's what you need to know  AL.com

    Lottery legislation is moving ahead in Alabama. Here's what that means:

    Buckeye Baseball: Ohio State takes on Michigan in opening round of Big Ten Tournament  Fox 28

    The Buckeye baseball team is taking on the Wolverines in the opening round of the Big Ten Tournament. No. 7 Ohio State takes its 31-24 (12-12 Big Ten ...

    Study Reveals Nevada Most Gambling Addicted State in...  Casino.Org News

    Nevada has the most casinos in the United States, and a recent study by WalletHub indicated the state is also the gambling addicted in the country.

    State lottery board selects president, lottery expected November 1st  WJTV

    Ticket sales are on track to start later this year as the pieces are coming together for the lottery corporation.

    Mississippi expected to rise, once again  KWQC-TV6

    The river could rise to between 18 and 20 feet next week because of all the recent rain and rain in the forecast.

    Faith and Family: Softball tournament to help cancer patient - Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper | Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper  Natchez Democrat

    NATCHEZ — Earlier this year, Garrett Harrigill started experiencing symptoms such as smell hallucinations, dizziness, passing out and shaking. At first ...

    Southern Miss, Mississippi State to hold fundraisers for Louisiana Tech - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

    A couple of Mississippi colleges are helping a neighbor in need. Southern Miss and Mississippi State's athletic departments both announced plans this week to ...

    Will Mississippi lottery be derailed before it starts by fed ruling?  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Mississippi's lottery could be hamstrung before it even starts later this year as states with lotteries worry over the U.S. Department of Justice's reinterpretation of a ...

    Have casinos helped schools in Mississippi? What state rules on gaming revenue don't say  Mississippi Today

    Revenue department officials say casino taxes do benefit school districts, even though Mississippi regulations don't make education a priority.

    Mississippi Lottery could begin by the end of 2019  Biloxi Sun Herald

    million Mississippi Lottery Corp. could start by the end of 2019 with scratch-off tickets. National Powerball and Mega Millions would come later.

    Casino revenue is helping schools in Mississippi, right? Take a look at the fine print.  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Of the 151 school districts in Mississippi, only the districts in the seven counties where casinos operate benefit from the local tax distribution.

    Have casinos helped fund education across Mississippi?  Biloxi Sun Herald

    Mississippi isn't among the states that direct casino tax revenue for education. Schools in the 7 casino counties get a windfall of tax money while those in the ...

    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 ...

    Revenue officer: No sales tax on Mississippi lottery tickets  WLOX

    Mississippi is preparing to start a lottery in the next few months, and the state revenue commissioner says people will not have to pay sales tax to play the game ...

    Coast casinos have best year since recession, best December ever with sports betting  Sun Herald

    Mississippi casino revenue surged to its highest levels on record in December 2018 at the 12 MS Coast casinos as sports betting was legalized and brought ...

    Louisiana needs sports betting, casino relocations to compete with Mississippi, consultants say  NOLA.com

    The report comes out just as the Legislature is set to consider new gambling laws and tax structures.

    Mississippi rings up $1 million in revenue from sports betting  Mississippi Today

    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 ...

    Dobnak, Blankenhorn carry Pensacola to 4-0 win over Mississippi  Lexington Herald Leader

    Dobnak, Blankenhorn highlight 4-0 Pensacola win over Mississippi.

    Savanna calls for help holding back the Mississippi  KWQC-TV6

    The mayor of Savanna, Illinois is asking for community groups and volunteers to turn out today to help protect the city from another wave of flooding. A sandbag ...

    Road Dawgs Tour with Coach Joe Moorhead — Washington County  Mississippi State Newsroom

    The Mississippi State University Bulldog Club, Alumni Association and local alumni chapters are working together to present Road Dawgs Tour 2019 featuring ...

    Could federal scrutiny jeopardize Mississippi lottery?  WTOK

    A federal legal opinion is putting every state lottery in jeopardy. But until there are official changes, it's business as usual for the Mississippi Lottery Corporation.

    Mississippi lottery board adopts rules on ethics and records  WREG NewsChannel 3

    JACKSON, Miss. — The governing board for the upcoming Mississippi Lottery is setting rules for ethics and public records. It is also taking steps to hire bankers ...

    Mississippi AG joins coalition seeking to protect state lotteries  Yall Politics

    Attorney General Jim Hood joined a group of 25 attorneys general in expressing concern over a sweeping legal opinion that may negatively impact state-run ...

    Powerball jackpot of $750 million sends Mississippians west  WLOX

    SLIDELL, LA (WLOX) - Powerball mania is sweeping the country, but for Mississippi resident Joann Spann-Fields, that still means a trip across state lines, but ...

    Third casino in Mississippi's Tunica County to close  Mississippi Business Journal

    A casino company announced Tuesday that it's closing a gambling hall in Mississippi's Tunica County, the third casino to close in the area since 2014 in the face ...

    Mississippi reaps $660000 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 hopes to soon cash in on lottery  WAPT Jackson

    A steady caravan of cars headed across the Mississippi border Tuesday with residents hoping to cash in on one of the biggest lottery jackpots in history.

    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 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 ...

    No sales tax on Mississippi lottery tickets, but winnings will still be tapped  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Jackson Mayor Lumumba had been banking on sales tax money from lottery tickets, which could go on sale as early as this summer.

    Mississippians hope to cash in on lottery fever  WLBT

    DELTA, LA (WLBT) - Lottery fever is spreading! People across the nation are buying lottery tickets in hopes of winning the $750 million jackpot. The winner will ...

    Mississippi lottery board adopts rules on ethics, records  WAPT Jackson

    The governing board for the upcoming Mississippi Lottery is setting rules for ethics and public records. It is also taking steps to hire bankers to provide financial ...

    Mississippi Lottery: When will we be able to play?  WAPT Jackson

    Mississippi lawmakers voted in favor of legalizing a state lottery six months ago, but the question people continue to ask is, when will we get to play?

    Mississippi lottery could start selling tickets in late 2019  WREG NewsChannel 3

    The new Mississippi Lottery could start selling tickets sometime during the final half of this year, a board member for the Mississippi Lottery Corporation said ...

    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 ...

    Mississippi lottery could be selling tickets by October: report  NOLA.com

    The first offerings will be scratch-off games, the Sun Herald reports.

    Mississippi Lottery board member raises money for politician  Biloxi Sun Herald

    A nominee to the Mississippi Lottery Corp. board has hosted a fundraiser for a politician who has a vote in his confirmation.

    Mississippi lottery board nominee to face questions about fundraiser  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    A nominee to the lottery board is expected to face questions Wednesday about a recent fundraiser he hosted for a state senator who sits on the committee ...

    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 ...

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

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

    Mississippi needs mobile sports betting  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    The absence of modern, internet-based mobile betting will have a serious negative impact on the state.

    Alabama lawmakers head toward lottery vote  WTVA

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Lawmakers are headed to a vote on lottery legislation next week, as supporters aim to change Alabama's status as one of the few ...

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

    Alabama and Mississippi share many characteristics, but one thing they don't have in common is legalized gambling.

    Mississippi State Lottery to receive sales tax exemption  SBC Americas

    Mississippi state legislature are due to put measures in place which will subsequently issue a sales taxes exemption on lottery tickets.

    Have casinos helped schools in Mississippi?  Meridian Star

    Every time he speaks to Rotary, Kiwanis or other groups, Larry Gregory says people ask if casino tax revenue isn't supposed to be pumping millions of dollars ...

    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 ...

    William Hill Penetrates Mississippi Sports Betting, Teases Much More  SportsHandle.com

    In a week of too much news to digest, William Hill US announced on Friday that it has signed partnership agreements with 11 Mississippi casinos for sports ...

    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 ...

    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 ...

    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 ...

    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 ...

    Lottery could be in Mississippi by the end of the year  WJTV

    The countdown is on for when you will see the lottery in Mississippi.

    Gerard Gibert on Mississippi Lottery  Northside Sun

    Gerard Gibert, a resident of Ridgeland, was recently named to the Mississippi lottery board of directors. He earned his bachelor's degree in accounting with a ...

    Coast senator denies conflict of interest after campaign fundraiser  WLOX

    A Coast lawmaker found himself at the center of a controversy Wednesday when questions were raised about a possible conflict of interest.

    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 ...

    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 overall revenue in September. As anticipated, the first full ...

    Here are the top stories of 2018 on the Mississippi Coast  Sun Herald

    The Coast looks back on the top stories of 2018, the escalation of gang activity, a disturbing video of abuse of a disabled girl on a school bus and the election of ...

    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 ...

    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.

    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 ...

    Road and Bridge Funding Plan OK'd, Lottery Talks Continue  U.S. News & World Report

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi lawmakers are back at the Capitol for the third day of a special session.

    State Lottery Commission Recommends SBTech As Oregon Sports Betting Provider  Legal Sports Report

    In a February email to Legal Sports Report, Oregon Lottery spokesman Matthew Shelby confirmed that Oregon could introduce legalized sports betting by fall ...

    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 ...

    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.

    Mississippi revenue officer: No sales tax on Mississippi lottery tickets  WDSU New Orleans

    Commissioner Herb Frierson tells the Clarion Ledger that current laws and regulations do not impose a sales tax on lottery tickets.

    D.C. Council legalizes sports betting, becoming first in Washington region  Washington Post

    The D.C. Council gave final approval to legal sports betting Tuesday, making the nation's capital the first in the region to allow residents and visitors to bet money ...

    Is Connecticut ready for iLottery?  The CT Mirror

    The future of gambling was on display Friday in two conference rooms at a suburban office park, home to CT Lottery. Two vendors demonstrated free-standing ...

    MGM And Mississippi Launching Sports Betting On Aug. 1  PlayUSA

    MGM Resorts announced that Beau Rivage in Biloxi and Gold Strike Casino Resort in Tunica would accept the first sports bets in Mississippi on Aug. 1.

    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 ...

    Former Mississippi clerk stole $300,000 to pay lottery scammers  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Mississippi's state auditor says a former Bay Springs city clerk stole more than $300,000 in government money and sent it abroad in vain hopes of winning an ...

    DraftKings’ First Land-Based Sportsbook Is Coming This Week To Mississippi  Legal Sports Report

    This is a developing story and will be updated. DraftKings Sportsbook is officially getting into the land-based sports betting business, via a casino in Mississippi.

    OPINION: The state lottery will be a tax on the desperate - The Daily Mississippian  Daily Mississippian

    In Opinion: Columnist John Hydrisko writes, “In funding our infrastructure and schools, we should not enact a tax that disproportionately targets some of the ...

    Will Alabama gamble on sports?  WAFF

    Now that Mississippi and Arkansas have legalized sports betting, many people are wondering if Alabama will take a similar path by asking voters to change the ...

    Mississippi Choctaws one of only 2 Indian casinos offering sports betting in the US  Jackson Clarion Ledger

    Only one other Indian casino outside Mississippi currently offers sports betting. Contrary to popular belief, it's a low-profit business.

    The Missing Millions: Some States Are Still Waiting for the Gambling Windfall  ProPublica

    Several states, hoping for financial windfalls, quickly legalized sports betting after a U.S. Supreme Court ruling laid the groundwork in May 2018. So far, revenue ...

    Roll Sports Betting Tide: New Bill Appears In Alabama  Legal Sports Report

    The list of states that have considered or introduced sports betting bills now stands at 37 after an unlikely state -- Alabama -- joined the party on Tuesday.

    Fans in 3 states legally bet almost $185.5M on Super Bowl  WREG NewsChannel 3

    LAS VEGAS — Football fans in three states legally bet almost $185.5 million on the Super Bowl this year, with sportsbooks ending Sunday with mixed results ...

    Casinos getting ready for sports betting  WLOX

    Mississippi casinos are busily setting up legal sports betting operations.

    Mississippi Goes Purple for Crime Victims' Rights Week  Yall Politics

    The Office for Victims of Crime, an agency within the Department of Justice, has declared April 7-13 National Crime Victims' Rights Week (NCVRW). This year ...

    In Illinois Sports Betting Debate, Will Four Score In The Land Of Lincoln?  Legal Sports Report

    Rather than filling out his Illinois sports betting placeholder bill, Rep. Michael Zalewski will offer his legislative colleagues a buffet of options – some that look ...

    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 ...

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

    Birmingham TV stations WIAT and WBMA report that the creation of a Mississippi lottery will lead Alabama residents to ask: 'What about us?'

    When Mobile caught casino fever, and a kiss from Trump  AL.com

    Donald Trump kisses the City of Mobile seal during a visit on Aug. 25, 1993. Alabama was considering legislation that could have opened the way for casino ...

    Teacher Pay in Limbo as Mississippi Senate Balks at $4000 Raise  Jackson Free Press

    The fate of a bill that could grant Mississippi's public-school teachers a $4000 pay raise over a two-year period remained uncertain Monday morning as ...

    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 ...

    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 ...

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

    While state leaders continue their decades-old hemming and hawing over a lottery, folks could be legally betting on sports and horse racing in Mississippi ...

    No tax charges planned for lottery ticket sales in state  Northside Sun

    Jackson, Madison, and Ridgeland shouldn't count on the state's new lottery to boost sales tax revenues.According to the Mississippi Tax Commission, sales of ...

    Alabama one of 6 states left without a lottery  NBC 15 WPMI

    Alabama lawmakers plan to consider at least one lottery proposal in the upcoming legislative session starting later this month. The last time the people voted on ...

    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 ...

    Mississippi Teachers Unimpressed As House Ups Two-Year Pay Raise to $4000  Jackson Free Press

    Mississippi teachers told the Jackson Free Press that they agreed with critics of the Legislature's $1000 raise bill, and they had their own criticisms of even a ...

    2018: A review of education legislation and growth in Mississippi  Yall Politics

    2018 had many ups, downs, political firestorms and moments that left mouths agape– and education was a big conversation piece through the year. Here's an ...