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Maggie Wade


Jackson, MS, United States

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Recent articles by Maggie:

Mental Health training offered to barbers by State Department of Health

The State Department of Health is reaching out to barbers around Mississippi to cut through some of the stigmas for mental health. → Read More

Miss University and Miss Jones County win in first round of prelims

Thursday night Miss University competes in Red Carpet Evening Wear, and Miss Jones County has On Stage Question. → Read More

Candidates prepared for the job of Miss Mississippi

Representing this state as Miss Mississippi is a dream job for the 31 candidates who hope to win the crown. The first night of preliminary competition begins Wednesday. → Read More

Mississippi First Lady Elee Reeves will host cleanup effort for Mississippi Serves

First Lady Elee Reeves is hosting a cleanup effort for Mississippi Serves in Vicksburg Saturday. She will be joined by Miss Mississippi Holly Brand, and candidates for Miss Mississippi 2022. → Read More

Slain officer’s father gives statement on son’s life-saving gift

Today through the gift of tissue donation, the Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency says Officer Croom will improve the lives of over 75 others. → Read More

New cannabis testing lab begins the accreditation process

Steep Hill Mississippi has become the first laboratory to begin the accreditation process in the state to test medical marijuana. → Read More

Half a million dollars donated to Children’s Hospital at UMMC

The Junior League of Jackson has helped raise more than two million dollars for the Children’s Hospital at UMMC. → Read More

Plans underway to honor the lives of former Governor William Winter and First Lady Elise Winter

Former President Bill Clinton will headline an event to honor the lives of former Mississippi Governor William Winter and First Lady Elise Winter. → Read More

Tourism bringing millions of dollars to the Hospitality State

Last year, more than 23,000,000 people visited the Magnolia State! → Read More

Netflix CEO and wife donate $10 million to Tougaloo College

A generous $10 million gift from Netflix CEO Reed Hastings and documentary film producer Patty Quillin will provide a major boost in scholarship support for students at Tougaloo College. → Read More

State’s largest medical marijuana facility should be ready for business by spring

We talk with the Chief Executive Officer of Mockingbird about the company's mission and plans in Mississippi to produce medical marijuana. → Read More

American Heart Association holds special lighting ceremony at the Governor’s Mansion

A special lighting ceremony was held at the Governor's Mansion in honor of heart month. → Read More

Medical marijuana facility under construction in Raymond

A 160-thousand-square-foot facility is being built in Raymond for a medical marijuana warehouse. → Read More

Looking back at some of the biggest stories of 2021

Heartbreak, history, big wins and some tough losses for 2021. We take a look back at some of the biggest issues impacting Mississippi. → Read More

State Auditor’s Office responds to Marcus Dupree’s refusal to pay demand

The State Auditor's office responds Tuesday to Marcus Dupree. Dupree says he earned the money he was paid and is refusing to repay a demand by the State Auditor for more than 780 thousand dollars in misspent TANF dollars. → Read More

Marcus Dupree responds to TANF scandal through his attorney

Marcus Dupree is responding to the TANF scandal through his attorney. → Read More

Miss Mississippi reveals shoe for Miss America parade designed in honor of Sarah Thomas

Miss Mississippi Holly Brand says Tuesday's reveal of her shoes is all about the Miss America Theme and celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the competition. → Read More

Former foster child surprised with car at Madison business where she works

Ice and Vice in Madison is giving hope, skills, educational opportunities and transportation to children in foster care and those who have aged out of state custody. → Read More

Miss Mississippi preliminary winners announced

The final night of preliminary competition kept the Miss Mississippi audience on the edge of their seats. → Read More

Miss Mississippi: 2nd night of preliminary competition underway in Vicksburg

Preliminary competition continues at Miss Mississippi 2021. → Read More