Aggregated Mississippi News Articles
- Hurricane Zeta: Widespread Damage Leaves 1 Million Without Power
Zeta was the fifth named storm to hit Louisiana during a busy and brutal hurricane season. Its strong winds caused widespread power outages in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and the Carolinas.
New York Times. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 22:31:49 +0000.
- Maitre d' at NYC's popular The Waverly Inn is shot dead in carjacking in his Mississippi hometown
Kenny Wayne Mason moved back home to Mississippi after the coronavirus pandemic to care for his mother and work on a book. He was found shot dead after a carjacking on October 21.
Daily Mail. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 22:01:44 GMT.
- Zeta racing through Southeast with strong winds
It hit Louisiana as a strong Category 2 hurricane but quickly lost punch and was downgraded to a tropical storm after speeding through Mississippi and Alabama.
CBS News. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 08:10:25 -0400.
- Hurricane Zeta hits Louisiana as strong Category 2 storm
Hurricane Zeta made landfall near Cocodrie, Louisiana, on Wednesday with 110 mph winds and quickly approached Mississippi and Alabama.
CBS News. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 07:35:51 -0400.
- 1 dead in New Orleans after Hurricane Zeta makes landfall
Alabama and Mississippi also are bracing for storm surge and high winds.
ABC News. Wed, 28 Oct 2020 22:51:00 -0400.
- Live Updates: Hurricane Zeta battering Gulf Coast ; At least 1 dead
Hurricane Zeta continues to batter the Gulf Coast and produce life-threatening storm surge, as well as, strong winds over southeastern Louisiana and Mississippi.
Fox News. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 02:44:59 GMT.
- The Latest: President declares emergency in Mississippi
President Donald Trump has declared an emergency exists in Mississippi and ordered federal assistance be expedited to aid state, local and tribal efforts to recover from Hurricane Zeta. ...
Yahoo. Wed, 28 Oct 2020 16:31:55 -0400.
- SandRidge Mississippian Trusts to wind up operations
One of the trusts has already sold out of its assets; the other has yet to do so.
Joshua Mann. American City Business Journals. Tue, 27 Oct 2020 19:02:14 +0000.
- Hurricane warning for New Orleans as Zeta swirls over Mexico
The National Hurricane Center is urging people to prepare now for life-threatening conditions late Wednesday from Morgan City, Louisiana, to the Mississippi/Alabama state line.
KETV - Omaha, Nebraska. Tue, 27 Oct 2020 14:55:00 GMT.
- Nix finds Williams for game winner as Auburn tops Ole Miss
Auburn quarterback Bo Nix directed two fourth-quarter touchdown drives, capped by a 42-yard touchdown pass to Seth Williams with 1:11 left, to lift the Tigers to a 35-28 comeback win over Mississippi on Saturday.
Fox News. Sat, 24 Oct 2020 21:53:33 GMT.
- Arkansas state senate candidate wore Ku Klux Klan costume for Halloween as a teen
A Republican candidate running for Arkansas State Senate said he made "mistakes" as a teenager after repeatedly denying his dismissal from a Mississippi high school for wearing a racist Ku Klux Klan costume for Halloween. ...
New Zealand Herald. Sat, 24 Oct 2020 16:54:33 +1200.
- Universal Music Group, Dakia U-Ventures plan music-themed hotel in Orlando
Other proposed locations include Atlanta and Biloxi, Mississippi.
Richard Bilbao. American City Business Journals. Wed, 21 Oct 2020 20:02:16 +0000.
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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