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Mississippi Lottery president to step down in June

JACKSON — The Mississippi Lottery Corporation President Tom Shaheen announced Wednesday he will retire on June 30. “This ...

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Former Ole Miss basketball great Johnny Neumann dies

Johnny Neumann, who set records and led the nation in scoring during his time at Ole Miss, passed ...

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Trump EPA weighs reviving massive Mississippi flood project

The Trump administration is taking a fresh look at a long-dead Mississippi flood project that the late Sen. ...

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Mississippi closes another 27 unsafe bridges

The Mississippi Department of Transportation is closing 27 more local bridges that county officials did not close after ...

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Mississippi Sate heads west in quest for another Final Four berth

By Ernest Bowker

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Simmons answers questions at Mississippi State’s pro day

STARKVILLE (AP) — Mississippi State’s Jeffery Simmons has the look of a future NFL player after a prolific ...