Mar. 9, 1995
The Kosciusko Board of Aldermen voted to commit $150,000 to the proposed sports complex.
Judge Joseph Loper denied a new trial for Billy Joe Barnett, convicted of capital murder and conspiracy in the death of Jerry Tavares.
The national unemployment rate is at a 50-year low. Even in Mississippi, the rate is much lower than usual, which should mean that a lot more people have jobs.
Medical Marijuana 2020 has run into some opposition in its campaign to bring medical marijuana. Mississippi Board of Health unanimously voted to oppose the measure, which will be on the November, 2020 ballot.
House Bill 1369 and Senate Bill 2606, currently before the Mississippi legislature, would give local government entities the option to publish their public notices on free, government-maintained websites rather than in local newspapers.