Special to The Sun-Sentinel
JACKSON ─ Earlier this year, the Mississippi attorney general's office told about a growing scam: people pretending to be from the Social Security Administration (SSA), trying to get unsuspecting persons' Social Security numbers or money.
Today (Tuesday, Aug. 6) is Primary Election Day in Mississippi. Polls opened at 7 a.m. and will close at 7 p.m.
Mississippians will have the opportunity to cast their ballot for statewide, state district, legislative, county and county district offices.
JACKSON (July 31) – Today the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) is reporting a hepatitis A outbreak in Mississippi, joining surrounding states and others across the country in fighting this national epidemic.
SHARKEY ROAD — Saturday, June 29, members of the Sharkey Road community held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to introduce its first Little FREE Library (LFL).
The Mississippi Highway Patrol will begin the 2019 Fourth of July holiday enforcement period Wednesday, July 3, at 12:01 a.m. and conclude Thursday, July 4, at midnight.
OXFORD – The former sheriff of Tallahatchie County was sentenced to six years in federal prison on Thursday for agreeing to allow robbery of a drug dealer and drug distribution in Tallahatchie County in exchange for bribes.