Aggregated Mississippi News Articles
- Emmett Till cousin set to speak at a Mississippi university
CLEVELAND, Miss. (AP) - A cousin of Emmett Till is returning to Mississippi to speak about the 1955 abduction and killing of the black teenager, which helped galvanize the civil rights movement. The Rev. ...
Washington Times. Sun, 21 Oct 2018 10:28:29 -0400.
- Mississippi Democrat says he'd be 'senator for everybody'
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mike Espy is doing a balancing act as he runs for U.S. Senate in Mississippi. ...
Emily Wagster Pettus. Washington Times. Sat, 20 Oct 2018 09:45:53 -0400.
- Man sentenced to 8 years in jail in Mississippi for marijuana he legally purchased in Oregon
Black musician Patrick Beadle, 46, of Oregon, was sentenced to eight years in prison on Monday in Mississippi after cops found 2.89 pounds of cannabis in his car while conducting a traffic stop.
Daily Mail. Sat, 20 Oct 2018 05:18:05 GMT.
- Tornadoes are spinning up farther east in US, study finds
A new study finds that over the past few decades U.S. tornadoes have shifted - decreasing in Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas but spinning up more in states along the Mississippi River and farther east.
News 9. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 05:14:00 EDT.
- No. 5 LSU has score to settle vs. No. 22 Mississippi State
No. 5 LSU is coming off an exhilarating 36-16 victory over previously No. 2-ranked Georgia last Saturday, but now the Tigers must maintain their focus as they prepare to host No. 22 Mississippi State on Saturday in Baton Rouge, La.
Reuters. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 03:37:15 -0400.
- Murder charge for grandmother after toddler found in oven
A 20-month-old girl was found burned inside an oven in a Mississippi home, leading to a murder charge against the child's grandmother, authorities said.
KETV - Omaha, Nebraska. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 02:40:00 GMT.
- Officials: Toddler stabbed to death, put in oven
The death of a 20-month-old girl found stabbed and burned inside an oven of a Mississippi Delta home led to a murder charge Tuesday against the child's grandmother, authorities said.
Fox News. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 01:41:24 GMT.
- Sheriff: Toddler found stabbed, burned in oven
A sheriff in Mississippi said Tuesday that a first-degree murder charge is being prepared against a grandmother after her 20-month-old granddaughter was found stabbed and burned inside an oven in a home.
Associated Press. ABC News. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 22:33:57 GMT.
- Mississippi toddler found dead in oven, grandmother charged with murder
A Mississippi grandmother was charged with first-degree murder Tuesday after her 20-month-old granddaughter was found stabbed and burned inside an oven.
Samuel Chamberlain. Fox News. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 22:27:45 GMT.
- Drone Ambulances To The Rescue
A Mississippi-based team of doctors is working on a telemedicine drone technology that could get emergency care to rural areas faster.
By Next Avenue, Contributor. Forbes. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:08:00 -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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