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
2 days ago by Special Report.
Back before COVID closed doors around here, nursing home residents played bingo like they meant it. So what if they used bottle-tops for tokens. “0-68.” ... Read more
4 days ago by Kim Henderson.
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
4 days ago by Special Report.
Let’s talk some football. My fall Saturday routine is in shambles. Perhaps my favorite time of year is fall, not for the cooler temperatures and ... Read more
1 week ago by Daily Leader Staff.
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
2 weeks ago by Special Report.
On Labor Day we did as all good Americans do. We labored over household to-do lists. Mine including revamping the laundry room and painting a ... Read more
2 weeks ago by Kim Henderson.
I like sad songs. Maybe it’s because they “say so much,” as Elton John sang. Or maybe it’s just because they seem to come from ... Read more
2 weeks ago by Brett Campbell.
When Hurricane Laura barreled into the Louisiana coast almost a week ago, Paul Le June was safely tucked away in a Brookhaven hotel. On Wednesday, ... Read more
3 weeks ago by Kim Henderson.
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
3 weeks ago by Special Report.
Last weekend, I had the honor of being a part of my best friend’s wedding. While I love the aesthetic of weddings and how each ... Read more