An 89% majority of the University of Mississippi Faculty Senate voted this evening in favor of a resolution urging the administration to implement a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for all students, faculty and staff.
Hurricane Ida hit the Louisiana coast with 150 mile-per-hour winds on Aug. 29, 2021, 16 years to the day after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans on nearly the same path. Ida was one of the most intense tropical storms on record in the state. Its storm surge was less than Katrina’s, but it quickly flooded […]
Multiple pregnant women died of COVID-19 in recent weeks at a single hospital, two Mississippi health leaders say. “I know at one of the major hospitals here in Jackson, there have been several pregnant women die with COVID within the past couple of weeks.”