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State health department issues new recommendations for face masks

By STAFF REPORTS,

Given the rising number of cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi and the increased risk of exposure to both the health care provider and the patient, the Mississippi State Department of Health now recommends that health care workers wear a face covering, either manufactured or an appropriate cloth mask, throughout the workday.




Forrest County sheriff’s office seeks to improve ease of access, transparency with new website

By HASKEL BURNS,

Following the recent swearing-in of new sheriff and administration, officials from the Forrest County Sheriff’s Office have developed a new website designed to improve transparency and allow citizens and staff better access to matters regarding the sheriff’s office and jail.



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THE AMERICAN DREAM

By ROBERT ST. JOHN,

Several years ago, country music legend and noted Mississippian Marty Stuart and I were on the dais of a radio show.

While we were each waiting our turn to go on the air, we struck up a conversation about one of my favorite subjects, and most certainly one of his, our home state, Mississippi.



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