Miss USA 2020 at Graceland crowns Miss Mississippi as winner

Memphis Commercial Appeal

Miss USA 2020 at Graceland crowns Miss Mississippi as winner

John Beifuss

The first Miss USA pageant held at Graceland crowned a winner from Elvis' home state: Miss Mississippi Asya (pronounced "Asia") Branch.

Branch, 22, was also the contestant whose hometown is closest to...

Pro-lifers grateful for election wins

Pro-lifers grateful for election wins

Charlie Butts (OneNewsNow.com)

Tuesday's election results are sending a strong pro-life message to the U.S. House.

As the pro-life Susan B. Anthony List watches numbers on undecided races, spokeswoman Prudence Robertson says there are already reasons to...

MSU CAVS-Extension launches Delta BroadReach Healthcare project

MSU CAVS-Extension launches Delta BroadReach Healthcare project

CANTON, Miss.—Mississippi State University’s Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems-Extension is launching a new healthcare initiative in the Mississippi Delta with $803,058 in funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural...

Miss USA contestants are 'TCB' at Graceland this week — masks and all

Memphis Commercial Appeal

Miss USA contestants are 'TCB' at Graceland this week — masks and all

John Beifuss

In 1984, when the Miss Teen USA pageant was held, in its second year, at the Memphis Cook Convention Center, the 16-year-old competitor representing Arkansas told The Commercial Appeal that...

Elliott VFD Awarded $48,476 for Upgrades

Grenada Star

Elliott VFD Awarded $48,476 for Upgrades

By Reggie Ross

The Elliott Volunteer Fire Department was recently the recipient of a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) grant to support safety upgrades for first responders.

U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, (R-Miss.) and Cindy Hyde-Smith,...