JACKSON, Miss. – Mississippi Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Andy Gipson instructs anyone receiving packages of unsolicited seeds from China, or any foreign country, in recent days to immediately contact the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce’s Bureau of Plant Industry by phoning (662) 325-3390. Those receiving the seeds are instructed to hold onto the seeds and... Read More.
The Neshoba County Fair Virtual Stage will be alive again tonight with Trace Adkins. It’s the No Fair Fair Deal Concert Series, brought to you by the good guys at Griffis Motors, starting at 8. Hardy blew everyone away last night. Time for Trace tonight live on Kicks96. Kick back and let us take you to the... Read More.
Even though there's no Neshoba County Fair, the concerts are still happening on Kicks 96.7. Last night, Neshoba County's own Hardy took the virtual stage for the No Fair Fair Deal Concert Series brought to you by the good guys at Griffis Motors. Listen to the complete concert below.
Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves says he might set restrictions on bars to slow the spread of COVID-19. But he's vague about when that might happen and whether they would be statewide. Reeves says Dr. Deborah Birx from the White House coronavirus task force visited Mississippi on Wednesday. The governor says she praised the state's mask order in 13 counties. The state... Read More.
Kylin Hill, the SEC’s leading returning rusher, was named a preseason candidate for the 2020 Doak Walker Award on Wednesday. The PwC SMU Athletic Forum annually presents the award to the nation’s top college running back. Behind an SEC-best eight 100-yard rushing games, Hill led the league in rushing yards during the 2019 regular... Read More.
Local Representative Kenneth Walker has tested positive for Covid-19. He announced "In an effort to provide an update to the testing at the state capital, I wanted to inform my constituents, family, colleagues, and friends... Read More.
A Youth Curfew is in effect immediately. The Mayor and Board of Aldermen voted last night to instate an 11p.m. youth curfew until August 31st. The decision was made based on recent incidences of excessive loitering and concerns throughout the community, especially in public locations.
STARKVILLE – Starting tonight, Mississippi State Athletics will host a five-episode Virtual Road Dawgs Tour presented by Mississippi Farm Bureau Insurance. The tour will feature virtual roundtable discussions with "Voice of the Bulldogs" Neil Price, MSU head coaches and Director of Athletics John Cohen. The first episode is scheduled for tonight with a lineup including head football coach... Read More.
JACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce (MDAC) will distribute 1,400 whole produce boxes and 1,400 gallons of milk to the public at the Mississippi State Fairgrounds in Jackson, this Friday, July 10, as part of the Farmers to Families Food Box Program. “The Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce is honored to be a... Read More.
Be a part of the Innagural State Games of Mississippi Corn Hole Tournament this Saturday, July 11 at The MAX in Downtown Meridian! Sign up as an individual or a team in the beginner, competitive, or advanced division. $20 per person per event | Free for spectators 8–9 a.m.: Check-In and Registration 9 a.m.–?: Athletes compete in The MAX courtyard,... Read More.
House Speaker Philip Gunn says he has tested positive for the coronavirus. Gunn said in a video posted Sunday to Facebook that he got tested because he had been in close proximity to another member of the house who tested positive. Gunn, a Republican from the Jackson suburb of Clinton, is the state's highest-ranking political figure to publicly disclose... Read More.