Rep. Hood gives weekly legislative update

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Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop G visited the Capitol on February 26 for Trooper Day urging legislators to support funding for a trooper school. Pictured is (left to right) MHP Troop G, Trooper Wayne Cantrell, District 35 Rep. Joey Hood and Trooper Greg Bell.

By District 35 Rep. Joey Hood

This week, House members raced against the clock to meet Wednesday’s deadline for original floor action on Appropriation and Revenue bills originating in the House, and Thursday’s deadline of … Read more

MSU economist named a top woman in business

By Keri Collins Lewis
MSU Ag Communications

MISSISSIPPI STATE — Becky Smith, director of the Mississippi State University Extension Center for Economic Education and Financial Literacy, has been an … Read more

Jail docket

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 97 miscellaneous incident reports and six incident offense reports last week.… Read more