Sexual assault has been a hot topic in the current news. These allegations have mostly been against political figures or people with some sort of authority. People may ask why these women are just coming forward. Or go as far as saying they’re lying and trying to receive some sort of incentive from coming forth.
Mississippi’s traditional brick-and-mortar retailers are having a tough enough time trying to adjust to the growing competition of online shopping.
Now, it appears some in state government want to add to merchants’ headaches by diverting some of consumers’ discretionary money to a state lottery.
Four months ago, I sat down to lunch with my wife Callie in a small Tuscaloosa restaurant.
At seven months pregnant, and a near two-year old in tow, we ordered our drinks as I drummed up the courage to ask her opinion on something that would be life changing for our family.
“Give a man homemade biscuits in the morning and he’ll come home to you at night!” Jerry Clower, American comedian
When a government agency head in Mississippi is making more than a quarter of a million dollars a year, the public has a right to expect a lot from that employee.
She should be a skilled administrator, hire competent people and hold them to high standards, and be above legal and ethical reproach.