Video - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

  • WLOX EditorialsMore>>

  • WLOX Editorials: Tell your state legislators to, 'do the right thing'

    WLOX Editorials: Tell your state legislators to, 'do the right thing'

    Monday, January 22 2018 6:37 PM EST2018-01-22 23:37:41 GMT

    The Mississippi State Legislature is back in session and as usual a fight is brewing over money. Still unresolved is what to do with  $750 million coming from BP over 17 years because of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil disaster. To the people here on the coast, there is no question that all of the money should be spent on projects in South Mississippi. But so far, the powers in Jackson and the rest of the state won't agree to that.

    More >>

    The Mississippi State Legislature is back in session and as usual a fight is brewing over money. Still unresolved is what to do with  $750 million coming from BP over 17 years because of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil disaster. To the people here on the coast, there is no question that all of the money should be spent on projects in South Mississippi. But so far, the powers in Jackson and the rest of the state won't agree to that.

    More >>
  • Editorial: Taking a chance on the St. Jude Dream Home gives sick children a fighting chance

    Editorial: Taking a chance on the St. Jude Dream Home gives sick children a fighting chance

    Wednesday, January 17 2018 11:12 PM EST2018-01-18 04:12:08 GMT

    SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) - We often told you about good work of St Jude Children's hospital. Here we go again.  Sick children are treated for free at St. Jude. The treatments are not cheap.  It is top notch care for the little ones. But the reason, they can offer the care at no cost for the children is because of giving.  One of the ways to give is to buy a $100 dollar ticket for a dream home giveaway. A three bedroom 2 and half bath, 29 hundre...

    More >>

    SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) - We often told you about good work of St Jude Children's hospital. Here we go again.  Sick children are treated for free at St. Jude. The treatments are not cheap.  It is top notch care for the little ones. But the reason, they can offer the care at no cost for the children is because of giving.  One of the ways to give is to buy a $100 dollar ticket for a dream home giveaway. A three bedroom 2 and half bath, 29 hundre...

    More >>
  • WLOX Editorial: Glad to see FEMA disaster assistance rule changed

    WLOX Editorial: Glad to see FEMA disaster assistance rule changed

    Tuesday, January 9 2018 5:03 PM EST2018-01-09 22:03:14 GMT

    It took a Supreme Court ruling to correct what we consider the mistreatment of churches by the Federal government. Until recently, even though churches were considered religious nonprofit organizations, they were not eligible for FEMA assistance grants.  

    More >>

    It took a Supreme Court ruling to correct what we consider the mistreatment of churches by the Federal government. Until recently, even though churches were considered religious nonprofit organizations, they were not eligible for FEMA assistance grants.  

    More >>
Powered by Frankly