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By Butter Bracco On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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Kansas, Oklahoma pass bills to allow exemptions for religious organizations regarding gay adoption

The legislatures of both Kansas and Oklahoma have passed legislation protecting religious adoption agencies’ right to place children only in homes with a mother and a father. The freedom of conscience bill moved More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, March 31st, 2018
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Mississippi 15 week abortion ban may test US Supreme Court on limits before viability

A federal judge has temporarily blocked Mississippi’s new ban on abortions at 15 weeks, less than 24 hours after it was signed into law. U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves has granted a temporary restraining order More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018
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Gov. Phil Bryant signs Gestational Age Act into law, abortions banned after 15 weeks in Mississippi

Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant signed into law Monday, HB 1510 or the Gestational Age Act, which will ban abortions after 15 weeks gestation. This is the toughest abortion ban in the nation. Image/skitterphoto The More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, March 9th, 2018
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Mississippi set to ban abortion after 15 weeks

The Mississippi Senate passed the House bill Tuesday by a 35-14 vote that would prohibit abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy. If signed into law, HB 1510 would be the most restrictive abortion ban in the More...

By Butter Bracco On Saturday, March 3rd, 2018
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Mississippi murder suicide: Dazzie Peters killed by Mike Seay

Pike County Police in Mississippi claim that relationship break-up may have led to a man murdering Dazzie Peters, found dead Thursday night. Peters, 54, and Mike Seay, 65, both of McComb, are dead, found by deputies More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, March 1st, 2018
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Passion Worship Nights set for April: Pittsburgh, Jackson, Houston

Pittsburgh, Jackson and Houston will host the latest round of “Passion Worship Nights” featuring Passion and Louie Giglio who will be joined by Levi Lusko. April’s “Passion Worship Nights” will follow More...

By Guest Author On Saturday, February 3rd, 2018
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5 Rare Medical Surgeries

As medicine is advancing, people can now live even longer than before. Medical conditions that used to be impossible to repair are things that modern medicine can address. Children born with a variety of diseases More...

By Butter Bracco On Saturday, February 3rd, 2018
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Mississippi State House easily passes abortion ban after 15 weeks

A bill banning abortion on babies more than 15 weeks old passed the Mississippi state House Friday. This bill, if enacted into law, would make Mississippi the state with the most pro-life laws in America. Authored More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, January 20th, 2018
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Cigarette smoking down in the US: CDC

Overall, cigarette smoking among U.S. adults (aged ≥18 years) declined from 20.9 percent in 2005 to 15.5 percent in 2016. Yet, nearly 38 million American adults smoked cigarettes (“every day” or “some days”) More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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U.S. Congressmen John Lewis and Bennie Thompson set for Grand Celebration at the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

U.S. Congressmen John Lewis and Bennie Thompson will be in Jackson, Miss., on Feb. 23-24 for the first annual Grand Celebration and Gala at the new Mississippi Civil Rights Museum. The diverse Friends of Mississippi More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, January 9th, 2018
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SCOTUS allows Mississippi’s freedom of conscience law, no injury shown to LGBT community

The Supreme Court declined yesterday to hear two cases challenging the constitutionality of a Mississippi law that allows religious organizations to refuse to hire persons or provide services to LGBT people in More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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‘Unsolved Mysteries’ ‘Skeleton in a Box’ case finally closed as dead body identified as Joseph Mulvaney

Tips for the popular TV show “Unsolved Mysteries” and DNA testing led Hot Springs County Sheriff’s Office to a 99.99% match to the bones in a 25-year-old missing persons case. Joseph Mulvaney, More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Mississippi man Chris Sevier wants to marry computer, joins polygamists to sue

A Mississippi man, Chris Sevier, self-described as a “machinist,” has joined with  polygamists to file a federal lawsuit that same-sex “marriage” is part of the religion of secular humanism, and since More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
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Newboys kicks off ‘Big Church Night Out Tour’ with Sidewalk Prophets, 7eventh Time Down in Alabama

Premier Productions and GRAMMY® nominated Newsboys announce the all new Big Church Night Out Tour. With nearly fifty shows across the U.S., each night will foster a time of worship, ministry and unity. Joining More...

By Zach Jones On Monday, July 17th, 2017
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Mississippi: Military plane crash kills 16 as the KC-130 ‘experienced a mishap’

A U.S. military plane crashed into a field in rural Mississippi, killing at least 16 people aboard and spreading debris for miles, officials said. Leflore County Emergency Management Agency Director Frank Randle More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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States Urge Congress to Put Needs of Consumers Before Prepaid Card Industry

Consumerist reports that 18 states, including  Maryland, have urged lawmakers to put the interests of consumers before the prepaid card industry. A letter to Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, from attorney generals More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, April 13th, 2017
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Mississippi: Fellowship of Christian Athletes permitted to hand out Bibles ahead of Good Friday

Student members of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) will distribute Bibles, based on Liberty Counsel’s advice, to their Stone County Public High School classmates tomorrow before Good Friday. FCA More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Watch the new ‘Logan’ trailer highlights violence, Dafne Keen’s X-23 in action

20th Century Fox have just released the brand new Logan trailer ahead of its release and fans get a look at the violence with Hugh Jackman in action. Logan is set to have its world premiere at Germany’s Berlin More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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Mississippi Gov Phil Bryant joins ADF fight for freedom of conscience, religion of business owners, staff

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant argued forcefully in favor of the state’s law protecting Mississippians against government discrimination in a brief filed late Friday with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit. More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, January 14th, 2017
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Destination America kicks off ‘Killing Bigfoot’ on February 4 with Bobby Hamilton, Jim Lansdale

Deep in the heart of Texas, Bobby Hamilton has been on the hunt for Bigfoot ever since encountering the monster as a child. Decades later, the world still doesn’t have definitive proof of Bigfoot’s existence. More...


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