Sunflower County reports third death related to COVID-19

By FROM STAFF REPORTS,

Sunflower County’s number of positive COVID-19 patients has not risen sharply in the past couple of weeks, but the county did record its third death from the virus.

The Mississippi State Department of Health showed the number of official positive tests stands at 57 as of Monday, with three confirmed deaths related to the virus.




Mississippi catfish industry likely to benefit from USDA surplus purchase

By FROM STAFF REPORTS,

Mississippi catfish producers may be reeling in some much-needed revenue thanks to a USDA surplus purchase.

U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith said in a release today that the U.S. Department of Agriculture plans to purchase $30 million in surplus food for distribution to food banks and community support programs.






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