WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) today became the first female to represent Mississippians in the United States Senate. Hyde-Smith was sworn into office by Vice President Mike Pence, who also officiated at a ceremonial enactment of the process. Hyde-Smith was accompanied by her husband, Michael,... Read More.
U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, today announced his intention to resign from the U.S. Senate effective April 1, 2018. “I regret my health has become an ongoing challenge. I intend to fulfill my responsibilities and commitments to the people of Mississippi and... Read More.
With the end of the regular season, the SEC Men’s Basketball tournament games have been set. Our coverage will begin on Wednesday, March 7th with Fourteenth seed Ole Miss playing No. 11 South Carolina with tip off at approximately 8:25pm and can be heard on WJDR 98.3. Number seven... Read More.
Ben Watts from Columbia, with wife Lori by his side, received an honorary resolution for his artistic contributions to the state of Mississippi. Here is the text of that resolution: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION RECOGNIZING THE ARTISTIC TALENT OF COLUMBIA, MISSISSIPPI, ARTIST BEN WATTS, WHOSE LATEST COMMISSIONED MONUMENT IS “THE... Read More.
STARKVILLE, Miss. — Mississippi State Athletics and its multimedia rightsholder, Learfield, introduced Tuesday the broadcast team for the 2017 Bulldog football season. MSU opens at Davis Wade Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 2 against Charleston Southern. The home opener will provide fans their first opportunity to hear the play-by-play of... Read More.
Learfield announced today that Mississippi State alum and veteran broadcaster Jim Ellis will be retiring from calling football and men’s basketball at the conclusion of the 2017 basketball season. Ellis, an integral member of the Bulldogs’ broadcast team for nearly 40 years, will however continue his role with... Read More.
Tennessee executive senior associate athletic director Jon Gilbert has accepted the AD at Southern Miss, it was announced Tuesday. Gilbert was officially introduced at a news conference Tuesday. He has been Dave Hart’s No. 2 man at Tennessee since coming to Knoxville with Hart in 2011. Hart announced in... Read More.
JACKSON – Mississippi’s special primitive weapons season for white-tailed deer will open November 7 in the Hill and Delta Deer Management Zones. The special primitive weapons season is for antlerless deer only on private lands and open public lands from November 7 – 18. This special season is provided... Read More.