Mississippi Today, Author at Magnolia State Live


Mondays are looking up for $50,000 Mississippi Lottery player who purchased ticket from rural store

Mondays are looking up for one Mississippi Lottery player who purchased a Powerball ticket worth $50,000. Lottery officials say the lucky player purchased a ticket ... Read more

by Mississippi Today, Tuesday, May 17, 2022 4:44 pm


Mississippi business owner to plead guilty of lying, misusing COVID-19 relief funds meant for employees for purchase of home, other personal items instead

A Mississippi man is set to plead guilty Monday to defrauding the government by misusing more than $6 million in COVID-19 relief funds. Christopher Paul ... Read more

by Mississippi Today, Saturday, May 14, 2022 7:09 am


Former auditors question whether White was too close to investigate Bryant

Three former state auditors say they would have recused themselves or limited their involvement in the investigation into Mississippi’s welfare fraud scandal to avoid perceptions ... Read more

by Mississippi Today, Thursday, May 12, 2022 12:31 pm