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Special Report, Author at Daily Leader

Opinion

Initiative 65 is all about money, not your health

There’s a $14 billion dollar industry that wants to sell their product in Mississippi. It’s backed by powerful and wealthy investment firms. Studies show their ... Read more

by Special Report, Friday, September 18, 2020 2:45 pm

Galleries

Coast Guard conducts first Hurricane Sally post-storm overflights along Gulf Coast

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard is conducting critical incident search and rescue overflights Wednesday along the Eastern Gulf Coast Region for Hurricane Sally post-storm ... Read more

by Special Report, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 10:38 am

Opinion

It’s ‘Déjà vu all over again’ for Mississippi voters

The late New York Yankees catcher Yogi Berra would love this one. The 2020 Mississippi U.S. Senate race between incumbent Republican U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith ... Read more

by Special Report, Tuesday, September 15, 2020 3:28 pm

Opinion

Reed cast long, consequential, complicated shadow

It’s difficult to think of Julia Reed without hearing her raspy, smoky voice — sort of an odd cross between Lauren Bacall and the sound ... Read more

by Special Report, Tuesday, September 8, 2020 4:19 pm

News - Main

Wesson Cobras win at 5A Natchez High

The Wesson Attendance Center Cobras passed and ran all over the Natchez High School Bulldogs in a 34-20 victory on Friday night. The game was ... Read more

by Special Report, Friday, September 4, 2020 11:38 pm

State/National News

AG announces sentencing in child exploitation case

Attorney General Lynn Fitch announced sentencing in a case prosecuted by the Cyber Crime and Public Integrity Divisions of the Attorney General’s Office. The case ... Read more

by Special Report, Friday, September 4, 2020 10:20 am

Opinion

High court right to reject egregious evidence

A decade ago, I was writing about what I saw as a crisis in Mississippi’s death investigation system. Last week, the state Supreme Court took ... Read more

by Special Report, Tuesday, September 1, 2020 4:30 pm

Opinion

Considering Mississippi’s own voting challenges

As the national debate roils over whether or not President Donald Trump and some of his appointees are actively setting up the U.S. Postal Service ... Read more

by Special Report, Tuesday, August 18, 2020 3:56 pm

Opinion

A community with no newspaper is only bad news

What would my town be without a newspaper? If you haven’t asked yourself that question, perhaps it is time to consider just what the newspaper ... Read more

by Special Report, Friday, August 14, 2020 4:41 pm

News

Immunization records can now be printed at home

In an effort to ease stress on parents during back-to-school preparation, the Mississippi State Department of Health now offers a convenient way for parents to ... Read more

by Special Report, Wednesday, August 12, 2020 8:23 am

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