OUR OPINION: Good news aplenty throughout region

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, Tupelo
 
OUR OPINION: Good news aplenty throughout region
 
From a generous anonymous donation to help a family in need to critical grant funding being awarded for Mississippi, there was plenty of good news to share last week throughout the region.
 
Before we...

Cochran out, Hyde-Smith in

High Plains Journal
 
Cochran out, Hyde-Smith in
 
By Seymour Klierly  
 
There’s a fresh, new and female face on the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry.
 
Her name is Cindy Hyde-Smith, and she is Mississippi’s newest senator. Hyde-Smith replaces 80-year-old Mississippi Sen....

Mississippi receives grant to fight opioid crisis

The Associated Press
 
Mississippi receives grant to fight opioid crisis
 
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — One of Mississippi's U.S. senators has announced the state has been awarded a multi-million dollar grant to fight the opioid crisis.
 
WLOX-TV reported Thursday that the state Department of Mental Health...

Hyde-Smith presides over the Senate

WTOK-TV Meridian
 
Hyde-Smith presides over the Senate
 
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WTOK) - Mississippi Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith opened the Thursday session of the United States Senate, a role assigned to her as a new senator.
 
The role was assigned by Senate Pro Tempore, Sen. Orrin Hatch.
 
Hyde-Smith called...