Flu Season Is in Full Swing in Mississippi

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — Flu season is in full swing in Mississippi. Flu season usually peaks from December through February, and the Centers for Disease Control says Mississippi is among 16 states experiencing widespread flu activity. The state department of health recommends vaccinations for anyone aged six months and…







Snap Rule Changes Will Have No Effect in Mississippi

WASHINGTON, DC (Ben Caxton) — A new rule regarding SNAP benefits will not impact Mississippi, according to the state department of human services. The USDA rule tightens work requirements for able-bodied adults without dependents and reforms the ability for states to grant work requirement waivers in areas with high unemployment….however…