Monday, March 8, 2021


Violations of Lafayette County Building Codes Can Now Result in Fines

On Monday, during the Supervisors' regular meeting, Hollowell presented a recommended fine of $100 a day for each day the violation occurs after the homeowner is made aware of the violation.

Ole Miss Journalism Grad to Serve as Press Secretary for Governor

Ole Miss graduate Bailey Martin is the new press secretary for Gov. Tate Reeve's office.

Ole Miss Students, Alumni Feel Connection to VP-Elect Harris

By Dayna DrakeHottyToddy Kamala Harris is the first woman of color to be elected vice president of The United States, making her sorority prouder...

Rocky Start Leads to Big Finish for Lafayette County Election Day

Despite a few hiccups in the early morning of Election Day, Lafayette County Circuit Court Clerk Jeff Busby said the day saw a record number of voters.

Two Lafayette Supervisors Switch to Republican Party

Two Lafayette County Supervisors announced Wednesday that they were switching to the Republican Party.

Antonow, Worley Clear Winners After Absentee Count

While the 6,500 absentee ballots have shown clear winners in some local elections, a couple of races are still too close to call with an additional 400-plus affidavit ballots still being counted this morning.

BREAKING: Mississippi Votes to Legalize Medical Marijuana

It appears that a majority of voters in Mississippi have voted to approve Initiative 65. The bill will establish a program allowing medical use...

BREAKING: Cindy-Hyde Smith Projected to Win U.S. Senate Race in Mississippi

Incumbent senator and Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith is now projected to win the Missississippi U.S. Senate Race. Hyde-Smith defeats Democrat Mike Espy. Hyde-Smith received the...

Election 2020: Lafayette County Voting Results Update

The Lafayette County election update

Mississippi absentee records shattered: 128% increase over 2016 vote

By GEOFF PENDERMississippi Today As of Sunday, a record of more than 231,000 Mississippians had voted absentee — about 19% of the more than 1.2...

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