Leake County Sheriff's Office Investigator, Jerry Horn was honored today, October 27, 2023 with a purple heart presented by Governor Tate Reeves. Investigator Horn was injured in the line of duty on April 26, 2023 during an incident in which an escaped inmate... Read More.
Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves said Monday that he is calling lawmakers into special session this week to consider incentives for an economic development project."This is a huge economic development project in the Golden Triangle area with a $2.5 Billion dollar capital investment that will... Read More.
Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves has signed a bill to authorize the state's largest teacher pay raise in a generation.Legislative records show the Republican signed it Wednesday.Starting July 1, teachers will receive an average increase of about $5,100. That's a jump of more than 10%... Read More.
Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves says he's not ruling out a special legislative session to push for eliminating the income tax if the House and Senate reach an impasse.The two chambers are advancing different versions of tax cut bills.They need a single plan to send... Read More.
Governor Reeves is making it clear he favors elimination of the state income tax. But he's not ready to fully support the House plan which would phase out the income tax because it also includes tax increases. Reeves says there are "pieces" of the... Read More.
Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves has announced that schools in the state will remain closed through the rest of the academic year.Reeves made the announcement Tuesday afternoon during his daily Facebook Live press conference.He mentioned that teachers and students should still work together on distance/virtual... Read More.
Live Birthday Shout Outs are coming to Mississippi Kids from Governor Tate Reeves.The initiative launches this week during the Governor’s Facebook Live news conferences.The Governor said on Facebook “It’s really hard for Mississippi kids to celebrate a birthday right now. Social distancing means no... Read More.
If you missed Gov. Tat Reeves' announcement and explanation of the "shelter-in-place" order, you can listen to the audio here.
Today, Governor Tate Reeves signed a new executive order establishing a statewide shelter-in-place for Mississippi to slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health of all who call our state home.The Mississippi Department of Health determined that our state has now reached a... Read More.
Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves is issuing his first stay-at-home order to try to slow the spread of the new coronavirus.It's only for one of the 82 counties. Reeves says Tuesday that testing has shown a rapid increase in cases in Lauderdale County.He and the... Read More.
A Memorandum of Understanding with the federal government was signed by Governor Tate Reeves late Sunday.
Mississippi businesses and residents who were hurt by Pearl River flooding in February are now eligible to receive disaster assistance.Gov. Tate Reeves, in a news release Thursday, said the U.S. Small Business Administration approved his request to make low-interest loans available to those affected... Read More.