Friday, 19 July 2019
News with tag Mississippi  RSS
'I just had to cry': Woman discovers sister's photo in Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

Added: 18.07.2019 19:34 | 12 views | 0 comments

Dorothy Pitchford marched in a protest on the capitol in 1963. Over 50 years later, her sister saw her photo in the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum.


Mississippi candidate for state House shoots wife at her job, then kills himself, police say

Added: 18.07.2019 19:18 | 6 views | 0 comments

Carl Robinson, a Democratic candidate for the state House of Representatives, was set to be on the Aug. 6 primary ballot.

From: https:

Flash flooding hits New Orleans as Mississippi River forecast to rise to dangerous levels

Added: 18.07.2019 17:28 | 10 views | 0 comments

"This was next-level in terms of the absolute deluge of water coming down so fast," a teacher visiting New Orleans said of the heavy rain that caused the flooding.

From: https:

Another Mississippi candidate follows "Billy Graham rule"

Added: 18.07.2019 0:36 | 0 views | 0 comments

"I just think it's common sense," candidate Bill Waller Jr. said


A second GOP candidate says he won't have a solo meeting with any woman not his wife

Added: 17.07.2019 18:17 | 9 views | 0 comments

A second Republican man running for Mississippi governor said he won't meet alone with a woman who isn't his wife, even in a professional setting.


Mississippi state House candidate kills wife, self in murder-suicide, police say

Added: 17.07.2019 18:13 | 2 views | 0 comments

A Democratic candidate who was seeking election to the Mississippi House of Representatives, and who had just been served divorce papers, walked into the medical clinic where his estranged wife worked as a receptionist Tuesday and shot her to death before turning the gun on himself, officials said.


A second candidate for Mississippi governor says he won’t meet alone with women

Added: 17.07.2019 4:02 | 16 views | 0 comments

“Appearances are important,” Bill Waller Jr., former chief justice of the state supreme court, told Mississippi Today. His statement comes after a fellow candidate, state Rep. Robert Foster, refused to let a female reporter ride along with his campaign.

From: https:

Hurricane Barry rattles Gulf Coast fishermen already reeling from rough season

Added: 15.07.2019 22:56 | 3 views | 0 comments

Gulf Coast commercial fishermen have taken another hit this season after Hurricane Barry hit Louisiana’s and Mississippi’s Gulf Coasts. Heavy wind and rain from the category one storm forced fishermen to dock their commercial vessels for days.


Barry prompts flooding in Mississippi

Added: 15.07.2019 21:00 | 11 views | 0 comments

Tropical Depression Barry transformed part of the Mississippi Delta into what the state's governor described as "an ocean." (July 15)


Older articles »

Copyright © 2008-2019 USweekly  - all rights reserved