Mississippi Ranked 46th in Economic Growth

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — Economic growth slowed in Mississippi last year, with economic growth ranking 46th among states. Gross domestic product numbers released Friday by the federal Bureau of Economic Analysis measure the economic output of each state; economic output rose 2.1 percent nationwide during 2017 but Mississippi’s economy…




Shooting Epidemic Continues in Jackson

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — The epidemic of shooting deaths continue in the state capital. Jackson Police say two people are dead and another injured after an early Sunday morning shooting on Bailey Avenue, near Ridgeway Street. Officers responded to Skonny’s BBQ shortly before 1:30 AM where they found two…