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The Mississippi Department of Education on Thursday released statewide results from the 2018-19 Mississippi Academic Assessment Program, which shows student achievement has reached an all-time hig
Polling places will be open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27, for the primary runoff election in Webster County.
North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora was presented with the 2019 Outstanding Mississippi Small Rural Hospital Award last week.
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Bikers from five states stopped at the Choctaw County Community Center on Saturday, August 17, 2019 to enjoy lunch provided by the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce.

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MS Tobacco Free coalition wishes Congratulations to French Camp, MS for their recent passage of a Smoke Free/ Vape Free town ordinance.

Miss Mississippi Raising Organ Donation Awareness Across State


Mary Margaret Hyer, a 2018 UM graduate, represents the state for 2019

OXFORD, Miss. – University of Mississippi alumna Mary Margaret Hyer is using the spotlight as Miss Mississippi 2019 to draw attention to her social change initiative, "Advocate, Celebrate, Donate: Diminishing the Donor Organ Deficit."