Powerball, Mega Millions tickets go on sale today

(AP) People throughout Mississippi can try their luck at massive jackpot games like the Powerball and Mega Millions for the first time today.Those multi-state games go online at about 1,450 retailers throughout the state, allowing people 21 and older to play.In 2018, state lawmakers... Read More.

Update: Bond granted for Curtis Flowers

Update: A Mississippi man whose murder conviction was overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court for racial bias is set to be released from custody for the first time in 22 years.A judge on Monday set a $250,000 bond for 49-year-old Curtis Flowers. Circuit Judge... Read More.

MHP Thanksgiving holiday enforcement period begins today

The Mississippi Highway Patrol will kick off its Thanksgiving holiday enforcement period today.The increased enforcement initiative will run through Sunday, Dec. 1 at midnight.State troopers will be cracking down on speeding, impaired drivers, and distracted drivers.Safety checkpoints will also be conducted to enforce child... Read More.

Today is National Voter Registration Day

Today is National Voter Registration Day.National Voter Registration Day, which was started in 2012, is a holiday celebrating democracy in the United States, in which the goal is to make sure everyone has the opportunity to vote.Awareness is raised so that tens of thousands... Read More.

Happening today: Whippet football on Breezy 101

Kosciusko Whippet football returns tonight to Breezy 101.The Whippets will host the Yazoo County Panthers in the opening game of the 2019 season.Be sure to join Breck Riley and Phillip Palmertree for all the action.Pregame starts at 6:15. Kickoff is set for 7:00.Ways to... Read More.