State leaders and Yokohoma officials will put shovels to the ground next month to begin constructing the Japanese company's new Clay County plant.
On Thursday afternoon, Richard Ramsey, the executive program director of the Howlin' Wolf Memorial Blues Festival, said "the phone calls are still coming in." Where from? "All over Mississippi," he said, and from Louisiana, Texas, Tennessee, Georgia and Missouri.
More than 20 animals were seized Wednesday night at a Lowndes County petting zoo and their owner is facing charges of animal neglect.
A Lowndes County man is recovering after being shot multiple times in the face by a BB gun.
Months after gun control efforts crumbled in Congress, Vice President Joe Biden stood shoulder to shoulder Thursday with the attorney general and the top U.S. firearms official and declared the Obama administration would take two new steps to curb American gun violence.
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