Home Lifestyle Page 18

Lifestyle

From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

OPINION: Choice Produces Better Student Outcomes Than Tight Government Regulations

The first public charter school opened in Mississippi more than two decades after our nation’s first charter school welcomed students in Minnesota. Today, five...

Candidates whistling through political graveyard on Social Security, Medicare challenges

By: Sid Salter Both here in Mississippi and nationally, congressional candidates are making no mention of the serious challenges faced by the present iterations of the...

SALTER: Mid-term election stakes are high for state’s farmers in wake of trade disputes...

By: Sid Salter While it’s easy to get caught up in the lunge-and-parry of personality politics in Mississippi’s 2018 congressional elections, the fact is that...

SALTER: Special session promises new funding alternatives after GOP tax cuts launched

By: Sid Salter The proceeds from a new state lottery? A dedicated portion of the new online sales tax collections? A portion of gaming revenues...

SALTER: After Kavanaugh confirmation fight, what next for the nation’s highest court?

By: Sid Salter After the national fabric was almost rent in twain during the bitter fight over the confirmation of now Associate Supreme Court Justice...

SALTER: Self-checkout line at grocery and big box stores put traditional cashiers’ jobs in...

By: Sid Salter There were some justifiable fears in the late 1950s and early 1960s - threats like polio, global thermonuclear war, or the President...

SALTER: Thompson’s statements on border security battle with Trump were noteworthy

Mississippi Second District U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson has been an unapologetic liberal on social issues for the whole of his long congressional career and...

Congressman Guest Welcomes Home Army National Guard

Yesterday, Congressman Michael Guest (MS-03) greeted troops of the 155th Brigade Combat Team of the Mississippi Army National Guard as they returned home to...

Supreme Court finally brought online sales, use tax law fairness to Main Street

By: Sid Salter In a 5-4 decision that strangely crossed traditional judicial ideological lines, the Supreme Court last week brought online sales and use tax...

March 14 Proclaimed as Agriculture Day in State of Mississippi

Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Andy Gipson was joined by Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation President Mike McCormick, Mississippi Senate Agriculture Chairman Billy Hudson and...

Block title