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JACKSON, Miss | Trump rallies for embattled US senator in Mississippi

JACKSON, Miss — President Donald Trump stumped in Mississippi on Monday for a Republican Senate appointee who wants voters to focus on her unwavering support for him, and not the racial questions that have made Tuesday’s runoff election a much closer contest than anyone expected. “She votes for us and she votes for ‘Make America … Continue reading JACKSON, Miss | Trump rallies for embattled US senator in Mississippi

JACKSON, Miss | Trump tweets support of Mississippi senator ahead of runoff

JACKSON, Miss — President Donald Trump has tweeted support for U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, a day before he plans to campaign with the fellow Republican in Mississippi ahead of her runoff against a Democrat. Trump tweeted Sunday that Hyde-Smith “is an outstanding person who is strong on the Border, Crime, Military … Needed in D.C.” … Continue reading JACKSON, Miss | Trump tweets support of Mississippi senator ahead of runoff

GULFPORT, Miss | Gordon, never a hurricane, killed child blowing down tree

GULFPORT, Miss.— Tropical Storm Gordon never became a hurricane but it was deadly all the same, killing a child by blowing a tree onto a mobile home as it made landfall late Tuesday just west of the Alabama-Mississippi border. The National Hurricane Center said early Wednesday that Gordon was weakening on a path into Arkansas … Continue reading GULFPORT, Miss | Gordon, never a hurricane, killed child blowing down tree

GULFPORT, Miss | Florida child killed by falling tree as Gordon strikes land

GULFPORT, Miss  — A child died when a tree fell onto a mobile home in Florida late Tuesday as Tropical Storm Gordon made landfall just west of the Alabama-Mississippi border. The Escambia County Sheriff’s office posted on its Facebook page that deputies responded to a call of the fallen tree in Pensacola and discovered the … Continue reading GULFPORT, Miss | Florida child killed by falling tree as Gordon strikes land

GULFPORT, Miss | Gordon aims to hit Gulf Coast as hurricane after nightfall

GULFPORT, Miss   — Boaters evacuated to safe harbors, and motorists fled barrier islands Tuesday as the Gulf Coast hustled to get ready for Tropical Storm Gordon, which was on track to hit Mississippi as a Category 1 hurricane sometime after nightfall. People rushed to fill sandbags while red no-swimming flags flew along the shore where … Continue reading GULFPORT, Miss | Gordon aims to hit Gulf Coast as hurricane after nightfall

ST. MARTIN, Miss | Ex-3 Doors Down bass player arrested, drugs, weapons found

ST. MARTIN, Miss. (AP) — One of the founding members of the rock band 3 Doors Down is back in jail after guns and drugs were seen in his Mississippi home. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell, in a news release, said 46-year-old Todd Harrell, the band’s original bass player, was arrested Friday at his St. … Continue reading ST. MARTIN, Miss | Ex-3 Doors Down bass player arrested, drugs, weapons found

SOUTHAVEN, Miss | Kardashian West & woman Trump freed say they won’t stop now

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — Kim Kardashian West and Alice Marie Johnson, the woman President Donald Trump freed from life in federal prison, say they won’t stop advocating for other people serving long sentences for non-violent drug offenses. The women appeared together in an interview NBC’s “Today” show aired Thursday after they met face to face … Continue reading SOUTHAVEN, Miss | Kardashian West & woman Trump freed say they won’t stop now