Aggregated Mississippi News Articles
- FBI: Sheriff was bribed to shelter drug dealer for 15 years
Feds allege a former Mississippi Delta sheriff protected an illegal drug dealer.
ABC News. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 18:13:47 -0400.
- Mississippi hospital employee fired for calling Donut Palace worker the N-word in viral video
A Mississippi Baptist Medical Center employee has been fired after video of him calling a doughnut shop worker a racial slur multiple times went viral.
Alexandra Deabler. Fox News. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 20:17:00 GMT.
- Community college pays $75,000 to settle discrimination suit
MOORHEAD, Miss. (AP) - A Mississippi community college will pay a counselor $75,000 to settle a race discrimination lawsuit. ...
Washington Times. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 19:05:29 -0400.
- Mississippi court says suit against Google can continue
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi's Supreme Court says a state lawsuit against Google alleging violations of student privacy should stay in a northeast Mississippi court. ...
Washington Times. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 18:34:55 -0400.
- Southern Mississippi QB Griggs suspended indefinitely
Southern Mississippi announced that quarterback Kwadra Griggs has been suspended indefinitely "pending the resolution of a student conduct matter" on Saturday.
Reuters. Sat, 11 Aug 2018 13:08:27 -0400.
- Contaminated Goldfish crackers left Mississippi woman sick, hospitalized, lawsuit claims
A Mississippi woman who claims she was hospitalized with salmonella after eating Goldfish crackers is now suing, seeking damages from Pepperidge Farm and its ingredient manufacturer, Associated Milk Producers, Inc.
Madeline Farber. Fox News. Fri, 10 Aug 2018 20:24:00 GMT.
- KFC incident with deaf woman leads to sensitivity training
A Jackson, Mississippi woman said employees mocked her when she tried to order at a drive-thru in May
CBS News. Thu, 09 Aug 2018 21:39:54 +0000.
- Mystery as historic Emmett Till sign is vandalised AGAIN
The memorial, located near the Tallahatchie River in Mississippi where the slain black teen's body was found in August 1955
Daily Mail. Wed, 08 Aug 2018 02:57:25 +0100.
- Missing teen lured away by video game chat resurfaces in Illinois
A northwest Mississippi teenager has resurfaced in Illinois four days after he went missing.
ABC News. Tue, 07 Aug 2018 17:44:58 UTC.
- Sign Marking Site of Emmett Till's Death Pierced With Bullets, Again
Four bullets pierced a sign in Mississippi that marks the location where the body of black teenager Emmett Till was found in 1955 after he was lynched, shot, and tortured, according to The Washington Post.
Newsmax. Mon, 06 Aug 2018 20:56:50 EDT.
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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