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Mississippi gave $2M in welfare money to wrestler’s 2020-02-14 17:34:38The state of Mississippi gave more than $2.1 million in federal welfare money to a ministry run by former pro wrestler Ted DiBiase Sr., who was known

Emily Lauder named MBJ’s Business Woman of the 2020-02-13 14:00:44Emily Lauder, Vice President of Administration at Toyota Mississippi, was named Mississippi’s Business Woman of the Year for 2020 Thursday by th

Construction deadlines tied to financial help in Madison 2020-02-13 09:57:17» Project could begin by the end of 2020, but ‘substantial’ work must begin by end of 2021 By JACK WEATHERLY In asking the city of M

Legendary rodeo clown Lecile Harris dead at 83 2020-02-12 17:35:02A legendary rodeo clown who spent decades performing has died after the final performance of the 55th Annual Dixie National Rodeo and Livestock Show i

Dream realized: Independent pharmacy opens in Jackson 2020-02-12 14:39:29  By JACK WEATHERLY Whitney Harris is living her dream. And she is fully awake to the challenges. Harris opened her pharmacy, District Drugs and

Milwaukee Tool to open 3rd Olive Branch 2020-02-11 13:40:05MBJ Staff Milwaukee Tool is locating a third distribution center in Olive Branch. The project is an $8.7 million corporate investment and has created

Mississippi gets grant to improve Port of Gulfport 2020-02-11 10:00:12The Mississippi State Port Authority is receiving a $15.8 million federal grant to improve highway access to the Port of Gulfport. Members of the stat

Mississippi could verify income of people getting public 2020-02-11 09:58:58Mississippi senators clashed Tuesday before passing a bill to let the state auditor see tax returns to verify the income of people enrolled in Medicai

Mississippi-owned honey biz creating quite the buzz 2020-02-10 09:48:59By LISA MONTI Joshua Reeves started on the path to beekeeping about 10 years ago in Ohio, where he and his wife bought a two-acre “hobby farm.&r

BILL CRAWFORD — Gunn should stick to his 2020-02-10 09:00:32Speaker of the House Philip Gunn is right to bow up about state retirees serving in the Legislature. Some background. In late 2018 then Attorney Gener

TODD SMITH — Jeep’s Groundhog Day ad wins 2020-02-07 10:07:49Patrick Mahomes wasn’t the only one with the golden touch on Super Bowl Sunday. Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs marched to a thrilling, come-

What to know as tax filing season begins 2020-02-06 10:43:43It’s that time again. The IRS began accepting and processing tax returns for individuals on Monday. Last year’s filing season was an adjus

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Read the full articles of impeachment document here New! 2020-12-10 08:24:00Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee revealed two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump Tuesday, setting in motion a historic c

This is why you should never plug space New! 2020-11-21 10:24:00Everyone needs to be aware of this huge risk.

Science shows spanking can negatively affect children's behavior 2020-02-19 13:53:00Corporal punishment at a young age can cause major problems down the road.

Boys state tournament and MAIS action 2020-02-19 00:07:00Boys state tournament and MAIS action

Drew Brees says he's coming back for another 2020-02-18 23:48:00Drew Brees says he's coming back for another year

'He's a fighter': Cat shot through the head 2020-02-18 23:43:00An orange tabby cat got a new lease on life and a name to go with it after veterinarians removed an arrow that someone had shot through his head.

Tenants at Harbor Pines Return Home 2020-02-18 23:31:00Tenants at Harbor Pines Return Home

AP source: AG William Barr tells people he 2020-02-18 23:24:00Attorney General William Barr has told people close to him he’s considering quitting his post after President Donald Trump wouldn’t heed h

VIDEO: Married off-duty cops pause date night to 2020-02-18 23:00:00A masked robber demanded cash from the register. Little did they know the couple having date night in the corner were both cops.

US ranks lower than 38 other countries when 2020-02-18 22:59:00The U.S. sits behind 38 other countries in child well-being. Here's why.

Scuffle between JSU, Prairie View A&M basketball players 2020-02-18 22:28:00Jackson State University officials say a scuffle between the JSU and Prairie View A&M basketball team after a game was unacceptable.

'I went into full panic mode': Mom who 2020-02-18 22:26:00"I don't think there's any officer in the world that would have acted differently. We all got in this job for different reasons, but all the office

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City of Jackson Receives $89 Million Settlement from 2020-02-19 18:49:44The following is a verbatim press release from the City of Jackson. In May 2017, I stood before you as I campaigned to become your mayor and I told y

OPINION: Exceptional White Men, It’s Time for a 2020-02-19 13:07:34 Donald J. Trump's impeachment acquittal was a victory for white male mediocrity. The majority of the 69 white men in the U.S. Senate, engaged in a

PUBLISHER'S NOTE: Mr. Mayor, Don’t Let ‘One Lake’ 2020-02-19 12:08:25 So the flood came. This wasn't quite the one that we have dreaded—it looks like we stayed under a 38-foot crest, thanks to a slight dry spell

The TANF Players 2020-02-19 11:27:02Since the last issue, a huge corruption scandal hit Mississippi with allegations of theft inside a State agency working with prominent Mississippians,

Reform By Any Other Name 2020-02-19 11:10:09"We endeavor to be the collective voice of the 1.2 million African Americans in the state of Mississippi," Legislative Black Caucus Chairwoman Sen.

State Auditor Looking at City Contract; Flooding, Water 2020-02-19 10:53:38Chief Administrative Officer Robert Blaine drew a unanimous censure from the Jackson City Council following an administrative error in a City contract

West Jackson Creek Woes Become ‘One Lake’ Pitch 2020-02-19 10:48:20As the Pearl River swelled to historic heights on President's Day, flooding neighborhoods in northeast Jackson and forcing residents from their homes

Pearl River Crests and 500 Homes Flood Amid 2020-02-18 14:00:38As Major Dale Bell guided airboat driver Trent Myers through flooded sections of northeast Jackson Monday, he pointed out swarming balls of fire ants,

Another Mississippi Inmate Dies; No Signs of Injuries 2020-02-18 13:54:55JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A 42-year-old inmate has died in Mississippi, making him at least the 18th prisoner to die in the state's troubled prison

Native Coffee, Sweetie Pie's Reopens and 1908 Provisions 2020-02-18 13:22:14Matt Flinn, a former North Carolina resident who moved to Jackson with his wife, Anna, will open a new coffee shop in Belhaven called Native Coffee in

GOP Wants to Override Jackson's Abortion Clinic 'Buffer 2020-02-14 13:56:18Jackson's medical facility "buffer zone" law, which minimizes protest activities in the immediate vicinity of the state's only abortion clinic, ma

After Flooding Evacuation Order, City Will Not Send 2020-02-14 11:22:47Mayor Chokwe Lumumba ordered Jackson residents living near the Pearl River to evacuate their homes in anticipation of massive flooding this Saturday a

The Mississippi Link

Basketball legend Kobe Bryant – constructing a 2nd 2020-01-30 04:20:06By Barrington M. Salmon, TriceEdneyWire.com, Sports fans in the United States and around the world – plus people who are not necessarily sports-

JHLS hosts MLK Essay contests and other activities 2020-01-30 04:18:53By Jackie Hampton, Publisher, The Jackson Hinds Library System (JHLS) hosted several programs during the month of January in recognition of the Dr. Ma

An important step forward for Rx prices 2020-01-30 04:15:38By Kimberly L. Campbell, AARP Mississippi State Director, On December 12, 2019, the House of Representatives took a vital step to lower prescription d

Mississippi native headlines FEED 2020-01-24 16:22:48Special to the Mississippi Link, The MS Legislative Black Caucus Foundation for Education for Economic Development (FEED) will have its Annual Blackmo

Governor selects committee to search for new MDOC 2020-01-24 15:31:26By Othor Cain, Editor, Tate Reeves was sworn in as Mississippi’s 65th governor Tuesday, Jan. 14, prior to being elected governor, he served as l

Rev. William Barber addresses systemic racism, poverty and 2020-01-24 15:27:18By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent, Following the Shelby County v. Holder Supreme Court case, which gutted key provisions of the Voting Ri

Inhumane conditions, violence and death represent everyday life 2020-01-24 15:25:40By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent, Tuesday, January 14, hip-hop superstar Jay-Z sued the head of the Mississippi Department of Correction

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