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Who is abusing his office now?

If Jim Hood truly believes that Tate Reeves abused his office to try to get an access road built — at taxpayers’ expense — to the gated community where the Republican lieutenant governor lives, then Hood needs to distance himself from investigating the matter.






Waller best choice for governor

Mississippi’s growth in gross domestic product — the main measurement of an area’s economy — ranked 47th out of 50 states at 1.9 percent in the year ending with the first quarter of 2019, according to federal data released July 25. It was last among the 12 Southeastern states, which averaged 2.9 percent growth.


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The stage is set for an undefeated matchup between West Marion and Columbia Thursday as both won... READ MORE