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The Commercial Dispatch
Hughes promoted to assistant fire chiefengineer Kevin Stafford said 90 percent of the grant is paid for by the Federal
Hughes promoted to assistant fire chief
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
engineer Kevin Stafford said 90 percent of the grant is paid for by the Federal Aviation Administration, 5 percent by the Mississippi Department of Transportation and 5 percent by the city and county. The council also approved a $41,792... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
Sunday focus: Voters to determine a quarter million in salaries May 10income from the state already, which requires him to accept a reduced salary fo
Sunday focus: Voters to determine a quarter million in salaries May 10
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
income from the state already, which requires him to accept a reduced salary for being mayor. He formerly worked for Mississippi Department of Transportation. The Mississippi Municipal League, in conjunction with the Stennis Institute of... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Jones Co. woman in critical condition after being hit by cartragic with one bad decision. Urban Youth Corps Program coming to LaurelUrban
Jones Co. woman in critical condition after being hit by car
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
tragic with one bad decision. Urban Youth Corps Program coming to LaurelUrban Youth Corps Program coming to Laurel The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) and the City of Laurel recently announced that Laurel will provide job... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Urban Youth Corps Program coming to LaurelThis is a press release from the city of Laurel. The Mississippi Department of
Urban Youth Corps Program coming to Laurel
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
This is a press release from the city of Laurel. The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) and the City of Laurel recently announced that Laurel will provide job opportunities in transportation-related settings to individuals between the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Gulfport community recovering after unexpected floodingtragic with one bad decision. Urban Youth Corps Program coming to LaurelUrban
Gulfport community recovering after unexpected flooding
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
tragic with one bad decision. Urban Youth Corps Program coming to LaurelUrban Youth Corps Program coming to Laurel The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) and the City of Laurel recently announced that Laurel will provide job... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
School official reminds students about prom safetybillboards in the Pine Belt. Urban Youth Corps Program coming to LaurelUrban Y
School official reminds students about prom safety
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
billboards in the Pine Belt. Urban Youth Corps Program coming to LaurelUrban Youth Corps Program coming to Laurel The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) and the City of Laurel recently announced that Laurel will provide job... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
City receives Urban Youth Corps grantallowing the city to hire —and train— five Natchezians age 16 to 25 to work for
City receives Urban Youth Corps grant
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 5 days ago
allowing the city to hire —and train— five Natchezians age 16 to 25 to work for Natchez Public Works this summer. The Mississippi Department of Transportation and the City of Natchez will work together for the fourth consecutive summer to... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Students punished for senior prank at Stringer Attendance Centersouthern division competed in events such as motor-grader, backhoe and tractor
Students punished for senior prank at Stringer Attendance Center
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
southern division competed in events such as motor-grader, backhoe and tractor with mower skills./Photo credit: WDAM The Mississippi Department of Transportation held its annual Equipment Operators Roadeo at the Forrest County Multi-Purpose... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MDOT holds annual Equipment Operators RoadeoThe Mississippi Department of Transportation held its annual Equipment Operator
MDOT holds annual Equipment Operators Roadeo
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
The Mississippi Department of Transportation held its annual Equipment Operators Roadeo at the Forrest County Multi-Purpose Center in Hattiesburg Thursday. Around 200 workers from the southern division competed in events such as motor-grader,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Suspicious package found at Southaven Dillardssouthern division competed in events such as motor-grader, backhoe and tractor
Suspicious package found at Southaven Dillards
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
southern division competed in events such as motor-grader, backhoe and tractor with mower skills./Photo credit: WDAM The Mississippi Department of Transportation held its annual Equipment Operators Roadeo at the Forrest County Multi-Purpose... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Smart highway coming to Jackson Countytechnology to improve traffic flow. That's the idea behind a project called Int
Smart highway coming to Jackson County
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
technology to improve traffic flow. That's the idea behind a project called Intelligent Transportation Systems. The Mississippi Department of Transportation is spending $10 million to enhance safety on Interstate 10 in Jackson County. MDOT... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Intelligent Transportation System project underway in Jackson Co.You may have seen the work going on along Interstate 10 in Jackson County. Miss
Intelligent Transportation System project underway in Jackson Co.
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
You may have seen the work going on along Interstate 10 in Jackson County. Mississippi Department of Transportation crews are busy laying 40 miles of fiber optic cable along the shoulder of the busy highway. It's an integral part of a $10 million... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Multi-vehicle crash snarls traffic on Hwy. 49are working to clear multi-vehicle wreck on Hwy. 49 northbound just past Oneal
Multi-vehicle crash snarls traffic on Hwy. 49
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 11 days ago
are working to clear multi-vehicle wreck on Hwy. 49 northbound just past Oneal Rd. According to a traffic alert from the Mississippi Department of Transportation, the left northbound lane is closed, and traffic will be affected for about an... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Multi-vehicle crash snarls traffic on Hwy. 49are working to clear multi-vehicle wreck on Hwy. 49 northbound just past Oneal
Multi-vehicle crash snarls traffic on Hwy. 49
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
are working to clear multi-vehicle wreck on Hwy. 49 northbound just past Oneal Rd. According to a traffic alert from the Mississippi Department of Transportation, the left northbound lane is closed, and traffic will be affected for about an... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
As session ends, talk turns to tax studyto study the Mississippi Adequate Education Program, which provides funding for
As session ends, talk turns to tax study
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 12 days ago
to study the Mississippi Adequate Education Program, which provides funding for local school districts, and to look at the Mississippi Department of Transportation to determine whether waste can be found in that agency. Efforts of business groups... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Work begins on second phase of long-delayed I-55 stretch between I-20 and ByramBy JACK WEATHERLY Work has begun on the second phase of the widening of Inters
Work begins on second phase of long-delayed I-55 stretch between I-20 and Byram
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 13 days ago
By JACK WEATHERLY Work has begun on the second phase of the widening of Interstate 55 between I-20 and Byram. The Mississippi Department of Transportation projects the completion date in late summer 2018 – more than three and one-half years beyond... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
First legal challenge filed to Jackson airport takeoverappointment each. Stallworth has named Governor Bryant, the State of Mississip
First legal challenge filed to Jackson airport takeover
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
appointment each. Stallworth has named Governor Bryant, the State of Mississippi, the Mississippi Legislature, East Metro Parkway and the Mississippi Department of Transportation in the suit which was filed in the Southern District of Missis... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
First legal challenge filed to Jackson airport takeoverappointment each. Stallworth has named Governor Bryant, the State of Mississip
First legal challenge filed to Jackson airport takeover
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 13 days ago
appointment each. Stallworth has named Governor Bryant, the State of Mississippi, the Mississippi Legislature, East Metro Parkway and the Mississippi Department of Transportation in the suit which was filed in the Southern District of Missis... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Analysis: Business not getting everything from Republicansgroup called for an additional $375 million per year to spend on roads and brid
Analysis: Business not getting everything from Republicans
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
group called for an additional $375 million per year to spend on roads and bridges, with $300 million of that going to the Mississippi Department of Transportation. But most methods of raising that money called for at least some part to come from... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Business not getting everything from Republicansgroup called for an additional $375 million per year to spend on roads and brid
Business not getting everything from Republicans
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 16 days ago
group called for an additional $375 million per year to spend on roads and bridges, with $300 million of that going to the Mississippi Department of Transportation. But most methods of raising that money called for at least some part to come from... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Business not getting everything from Miss. GOPgroup called for an additional $375 million per year to spend on roads and brid
Business not getting everything from Miss. GOP
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 16 days ago
group called for an additional $375 million per year to spend on roads and bridges, with $300 million of that going to the Mississippi Department of Transportation. But most methods of raising that money called for at least some part to come from... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Family of man killed by drunk driver announces scholarship recipientare hopeful the bridge will prevent flooding issues in the future./Photo credit
Family of man killed by drunk driver announces scholarship recipient
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 20 days ago
are hopeful the bridge will prevent flooding issues in the future./Photo credit: WDAM Highway studies are complete and the Mississippi Department of Transportation is moving forward with the rebuilding of Mississippi Highway 589 in Lamar... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Bridge to replace washed out section of Highway 589Highway studies are complete and the Mississippi Department of Transportation i
Bridge to replace washed out section of Highway 589
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 20 days ago
Highway studies are complete and the Mississippi Department of Transportation is moving forward with the rebuilding of Mississippi Highway 589 in Lamar County. The state has finished its study and a bridge is in the highway’s future. “MDOT is... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Covington Co. authorities searching for escaped inmateare hopeful the bridge will prevent flooding issues in the future./Photo credit
Covington Co. authorities searching for escaped inmate
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 20 days ago
are hopeful the bridge will prevent flooding issues in the future./Photo credit: WDAM Highway studies are complete and the Mississippi Department of Transportation is moving forward with the rebuilding of Mississippi Highway 589 in Lamar... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
HPD locates truck involved in hit-and-run, suspect still soughtare hopeful the bridge will prevent flooding issues in the future./Photo credit
HPD locates truck involved in hit-and-run, suspect still sought
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 20 days ago
are hopeful the bridge will prevent flooding issues in the future./Photo credit: WDAM Highway studies are complete and the Mississippi Department of Transportation is moving forward with the rebuilding of Mississippi Highway 589 in Lamar... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Phase Two of I-55 South Project Set to BeginJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportat
Phase Two of I-55 South Project Set to Begin
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 20 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) is set to begin phase two of the Interstate 55 South Project from McDowell Road to Byram in Hinds County on April 15. Phase two will reconstruct the median and... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Phase Two of I-55 South Project Set to BeginJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportat
Phase Two of I-55 South Project Set to Begin
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 20 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) is set to begin phase two of the Interstate 55 South Project from McDowell Road to Byram in Hinds County on April 15. Phase two will reconstruct the median and... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
It's My Job: Bike Walk Mississippiyou an example of a week in my life. Right now, I’m also working on a project
It's My Job: Bike Walk Mississippi
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 20 days ago
you an example of a week in my life. Right now, I’m also working on a project in conjunction with the city of Jackson, the Mississippi Department of Transportation and the University of Mississippi Medical Center to provide Walking Audit... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Mississippi drivers urged to use caution in highway work zonesJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportat
Mississippi drivers urged to use caution in highway work zones
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 22 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation will join local, state and federal transportation officials across the country to observe National Work Zone Awareness Week. It began Monday and is scheduled through... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Mississippi drivers urged to use caution in highway work zonesJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportat
Mississippi drivers urged to use caution in highway work zones
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 22 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation will join local, state and federal transportation officials across the country to observe National Work Zone Awareness Week. It began Monday and is scheduled through... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Expect traffic delays on I-10 near MS-LA state lineline this week. Crews will be replacing pavement on all of the ramps at the I-1
Expect traffic delays on I-10 near MS-LA state line
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 23 days ago
line this week. Crews will be replacing pavement on all of the ramps at the I-10/I-12/I-59 interchange. Officials with the Mississippi Department of Transportation expect this road work to impact traffic in Hancock County. The work is scheduled to... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
MDOT Presents Check to WLHSLauderdale County, Miss. The Mississippi Department of Transportation visited W
MDOT Presents Check to WLHS
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 25 days ago
Lauderdale County, Miss. The Mississippi Department of Transportation visited West Lauderdale High School Friday to present a check for $3,000 to complete its transportation safety education program. WLHS is the second in the state to become... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Parkway extension sets stage for airport land leasingfor the $6 million extension is coming from Brandon, Pearl, Flowood, the Jackso
Parkway extension sets stage for airport land leasing
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 26 days ago
for the $6 million extension is coming from Brandon, Pearl, Flowood, the Jackson Municipal Airport Authority, the Mississippi Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration. The Parkway’s initial phase opened up 210... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
About 140 pounds of marijuana seized in Warren CountyMiss. (AP) - Authorities say roughly 140 pounds of marijuana has been seized in
About 140 pounds of marijuana seized in Warren County
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 26 days ago
Miss. (AP) - Authorities say roughly 140 pounds of marijuana has been seized in Warren County. News agencies report the Mississippi Department of Transportation Office of Enforcement seized the drugs Wednesday night. Officials say they found... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
About 140 pounds of marijuana seized in Warren CountyMiss. (AP) - Authorities say roughly 140 pounds of marijuana has been seized in
About 140 pounds of marijuana seized in Warren County
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 26 days ago
Miss. (AP) - Authorities say roughly 140 pounds of marijuana has been seized in Warren County. News agencies report the Mississippi Department of Transportation Office of Enforcement seized the drugs Wednesday night. Officials say they found... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
MDOT enforcement officers seize over a hundred pounds of marijuana in Warren CountyLate Wednesday night enforcement officers with the Mississippi Department of Tr
MDOT enforcement officers seize over a hundred pounds of marijuana in Warren County
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 26 days ago
Late Wednesday night enforcement officers with the Mississippi Department of Transportation seized approximately 140 pounds of marijuana. Officers stopped a 2004 Freightliner tractor and van trailer at the I-20 eastbound inspection facility in Warren... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Road construction in LA causing major delays on I-10 westboundfrom Mississippi to Louisiana should expect major delays today on Interstate 10
Road construction in LA causing major delays on I-10 westbound
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 29 days ago
from Mississippi to Louisiana should expect major delays today on Interstate 10. According to a traffic alert from the Mississippi Department of Transportation, ongoing road construction in Louisiana is causing headaches for westbound drivers... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Pass gas tax hike to fix roads, bridgesthe University of Southern Mississippi to do an exhaustive study of road and br
Pass gas tax hike to fix roads, bridges
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 30 days ago
the University of Southern Mississippi to do an exhaustive study of road and bridge conditions, the manner in which the Mississippi Department of Transportation manages its funds and the most pressing needs facing our state’s infrastructure.... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Mississippi Road Tax Dies Amid OppositionBusby says the idea is dead for this year. He said many representatives instead
Mississippi Road Tax Dies Amid Opposition
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 30 days ago
Busby says the idea is dead for this year. He said many representatives instead demanded money-saving efforts at the Mississippi Department of Transportation, which says it needs another $526 million a year to prevent deterioration of state... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
House leader: Mississippi road tax push dies amid oppositionsaid Friday that the push is dead for this year. He says many representatives
House leader: Mississippi road tax push dies amid opposition
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 1 months ago
said Friday that the push is dead for this year. He says many representatives instead demanded money-saving efforts at the Mississippi Department of Transportation, which says it needs another $526 million a year to prevent deterioration of state... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
House leader: Mississippi road tax push dies amid oppositionsaid Friday that the push is dead for this year. He says many representatives
House leader: Mississippi road tax push dies amid opposition
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
said Friday that the push is dead for this year. He says many representatives instead demanded money-saving efforts at the Mississippi Department of Transportation, which says it needs another $526 million a year to prevent deterioration of state... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Fallen tree blocking parts of I-59 near Exit 60Parts of Interstate 59 are blocked by a fallen tree, according to the Mississip
Fallen tree blocking parts of I-59 near Exit 60
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 1 months ago
Parts of Interstate 59 are blocked by a fallen tree, according to the Mississippi Department of Transportation. According to MDOT, a tree has fallen and blocked all southbound lanes of I-59 at the US 11/ S Hattiesburg Exit 60. Hattiesburg police... Read more

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