MDOT working on roads damaged from ice storm and rain

JACKSON, MISS. – Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) crews are responding to damaged roads in the wake of Winter Storm Heather. The culmination of freezing temperatures, snow, ice and sleet, followed by significant heavy rains, caused an unprecedented number of potholes on State Routes... Read More.

City of Kosciusko working on medical marijuana ordinance

The City of Kosciusko is working on a medical marijuana ordinance. Attorney Jason White presented the proposed ordinance Tuesday night to the Kosciusko Board of Aldermen. The Mississippi Medical Cannabis Act passed earlier this year by the Mississippi legislature sets most of the regulations for the... Read More.

Mississippi researchers working on another coronavirus test

Physicians and researchers at the University of Mississippi Medical Center are working to develop a test for the coronavirus amid high demand for test kits nationwide. Mississippi reported 34 confirmed cases of the new virus Wednesday. The state Health Department said 513 people had been tested. Some... Read More.