Aggregated Mississippi News Articles
- Facing legal threats, Mississippi's last abortion...
Five female pro-life activists stand outside Mississippi's last abortion clinic, intercepting patients on their way in."There's a baby that loves you," ...
Daily Mail. Sun, 22 Apr 2018 03:08:43 +0100.
- US Courthouse in Jackson named for retired Sen. Cochran
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A federal courthouse in Mississippi has a new name. According to the U.S. ...
Washington Times. Sat, 21 Apr 2018 18:22:08 -0400.
- What happened to me when I trespassed in a restaurant | Stu Bykofsky
It was 1962 and the place was Cambridge, a strictly segregated town on Maryland's Eastern Shore that was as overtly and violently racist as Mississippi.
Philadelphia Inquirer. Fri, 20 Apr 2018 19:09:21 GMT.
- Settlement announced in coroner discrimination lawsuit
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A settlement has been reached in a racial discrimination lawsuit against a Mississippi Gulf Coast county and its coroner. ...
Jeff Amy. Washington Times. Fri, 20 Apr 2018 17:57:40 -0400.
- An Island Disappears: Dead End in the Mississippi Delta
The island of Jean Charles in the Mississippi River Delta has provided refuge to Native Americans for decades. Now, though, the island is disappearing. Many have decided to leave.
Spiegel Online. Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10:02:00 +0200.
- Coroner testifies he's 'colorblind' in funeral home...
GULPORT, Miss. (AP) - A Mississippi coroner says he's "colorblind" when it comes to spending public money at funeral homes, but attorneys for six ...
Daily Mail. Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:06:46 +0100.
- Mississippi bank to purchase Houston's Icon Bank
A Mississippi bank led by a former Houston bank executive has struck a cash and stock deal to buy Houston's Icon Bank of Texas, an $800 million institution with seven local branches.
Collin Eaton. Houston Chronicle. Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:01:59 UTC.
- Tracking the river: Mississippi model may help save coast
Scientists working on new ways to battle the erosion that threatens Louisiana's coastline have a dramatic new tool
ABC News. Tue, 17 Apr 2018 15:37:28 -0400.
- U.S. Coast Guard reopens Mississippi River near New Orleans
(Reuters) - The United States Coast Guard said on Friday it reopened the Mississippi River near New Orleans after it was closed due to an oil spill on Thursday.
Reuters. Fri, 13 Apr 2018 17:36:17 -0400.
- Policy on bullying eyed after 12-year-old hangs himself
More than a month has passed since a 12-year-old boy hanged himself in his father's garage after being bullied at school in Mississippi. ...
ABC News. Fri, 13 Apr 2018 14:30:00 -0400.
Mississippi Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Mississippi as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||2,988,726||-0.02|
|July 1, 2015||2,989,390||-0.10|
|July 1, 2014||2,992,400||0.06|
|July 1, 2013||2,990,482||0.19|
|July 1, 2012||2,984,945||0.23|
|July 1, 2011||2,978,162||0.26|
|July 1, 2010||2,970,322|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Mississippi was 2,967,297.
In 2008, the estimated population of Mississippi was 2,938,618, whereas
in 2006, the population of Mississippi was about 2,896,713.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Mississippi's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Mississippi
web page. For maps of Mississippi,
visit this Mississippi Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Mississippi
can be found here.
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