fbpx
Connect with us

SuperTalk FM

Eller wins Republican runoff in Mississippi 2nd District, will face Democratic Rep. Thompson

Published

on

www.supertalk.fm – Emily Wagster Pettus – 2024-04-02 21:02:45

SUMMARY: Ron Eller won the Republican primary runoff in Mississippi's 2nd Congressional District and will incumbent Democratic Rep. Bennie Thompson in the November 5 general election. Eller is a military veteran and physician assistant who previously sought the Republican nomination in 2022. His policy interests include border wall construction and expanding domestic energy production. Rep. Thompson, who has served since 1993, aims to lower prescription drug costs and invest in education and the middle class. won the district by a wide margin in the 2020 election. The district spans the Mississippi in the and includes the capital, .

Read the full article

The post Eller wins Republican runoff in Mississippi 2nd District, will face Democratic Rep. Thompson appeared first on www..fm

Advertisement

SuperTalk FM

‘It’s a really poor system’: Lane Kiffin weighs in on spring transfer portal period

Published

on

www.supertalk.fm – Caleb Salers – 2024-04-16 16:55:44

SUMMARY: The college football spring transfer portal , allowing players two weeks to switch schools except in the SEC, where intra-conference transfers aren't immediately eligible. Players can or return to their teams, but scholarships aren't guaranteed. Despite successfully using the portal to strengthen his roster with talents like Jaxson Dart and Caden Prieskorn, Coach Lane Kiffin criticizes the system. He believes the spring portal period encourages instability, as players can easily transfer after securing name, image, and likeness (NIL) deals. Kiffin's team has bolstered its defense through the portal but faces uncertainty regarding players' commitments.

Read the full article

The post ‘It's a really poor system': Lane Kiffin weighs in on spring transfer portal period appeared first on www..fm

Advertisement
Continue Reading

SuperTalk FM

Winona alderwoman who assaulted officer by grabbing his testicles sentenced to house arrest

Published

on

www.supertalk.fm – J.T. Mitchell – 2024-04-16 16:39:24

SUMMARY: Former Winona Alderwoman Sylvia Clark was given a three-year house arrest sentence after being found guilty of assaulting a officer during a board meeting. The incident occurred after Clark refused to a dispute with the about park employees' handling of tournament revenues. During the altercation, Clark grabbed a police officer's testicles. Additionally, Clark was placed on two years of supervised probation and resigned from her position, which likely prompts a special election to fill her seat. The arrest took place on June 20, 2023, and her resignation followed shortly.

Read the full article

The post Winona alderwoman who assaulted officer by grabbing his testicles sentenced to house arrest appeared first on www..fm

Advertisement
Continue Reading

SuperTalk FM

Moss Point native Devin Booker to represent Team USA in 2024 Olympics

Published

on

www.supertalk.fm – Caleb Salers – 2024-04-16 15:53:37

SUMMARY: Devin Booker, Phoenix Suns star guard and Mississippi native, has been selected to represent the United States in the 2024 Olympics in Paris as a member of the U.S. basketball team. Booker will participate for the second consecutive time, previously won gold in Tokyo 2020, where he averaged 9.3 points, 3.2 , and 1.8 assists per . He joins an impressive lineup for Team USA which includes players like Steph Curry, LeBron James, Kevin Durant, and others. The team will play its first game against Serbia on July 28.

Read the full article

The post Moss Point native Devin Booker to represent Team USA in 2024 Olympics appeared first on www..fm

Advertisement
Continue Reading

News from the South

Trending