2 months ago
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Jackson County mayoral trip to the White House

Jackson County is home to two of the youngest mayors in the state of Mississippi, but that isn’t stopping them from being heard on a national level. News 25’s Tanner Stewart has more on their upcoming trip to the nation’s capital. Infrastructure, economic development, and education: just a few things on the minds of two […]
9 months ago
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Replacing statues that represent Mississippi in Washington

Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant says he’d be willing to talk about replacing the statues that represent the state in the U.S. Capitol in Washington. Currently, Mississippi is represented by statues of Confederate President Jefferson Davis and Confederate politician J.Z. George. Many would like to see other famous natives, such as Elvis, BB King or William […]
2 years ago
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States Ban Mississippi Travel

The states of Vermont, New York and Washington are banning travel to Mississippi because of the state’s passage of a law that allows religious groups and some private businesses to refuse service to gay couples. In a message to top state officials, Vermont Administration Secretary Justin Johnson said the action was a response to Mississippi’s […]
2 years ago
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National Vietnam Remembrance Ceremony

We here locally aren’t the only ones honoring Vietnam War Vets. This morning defense secretary ash carter and veteran’s affairs secretary Robert McDonald laid wreaths at The National Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington. The event is part of a 13 year ongoing commemoration to mark the 50th anniversary of the conflict that started in the […]