NASA’s Mission to Mars Depends on a Historic Rocket Engine Test Stand in Mississippi

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The 264 foot tall stand will test NASA’s Space Launch […] The post NASA’s Mission to Mars Depends on a Historic Rocket Engine Test Stand in Mississippi appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin San Antonio #NASASocial B-2 Test Stand Mississippi NASA SLS Stennis Space Center By LAURA LOREK Founder of Silicon Hills News The historic B-2 rocket engine test stand, built in 1966, has tested Saturn V and Space Shuttle main engines.

How This 112-Year-Old Mississippi Department Store Beats the Big Guys Every Christmas

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In Tupelo, Mississippi, Reed's department store has become synonymous with holiday shopping and celebration. Main Street

The Eye-Opening List Ranks All 50 States By How Much Healthy Exercise Their Workers Get

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Sorry again, Mississippi. Work-Life Balance

whitneymcn: Ministry & Co-conspirators - Mississippi Queen.

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whitneymcn : Ministry & Co-conspirators - Mississippi Queen (Mountain cover). music rock classic Mississippi Queen Mountain Ministry & Co-conspirators cowbellTrying to cowbell the Eeyore out of my head. More cowbell is never a bad thing on a Friday. This is a classic rock anthem amped up on a combination of rocket fuel, nuclear fission, and, of course, cowbell.

Scientists Just Ranked All 50 States By Life Expectancy. The Results Are Truly Stunning

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If you live in Mississippi, you have the same life expectancy as someone in Bangladesh.

Tech Companies Condemn Mississippi for 'Religious Liberty' Law

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The law would allow businesses to refuse service to LGBT people and make some hiring decisions based on their beliefs

1959 racial slaying of Mississippi teen could get fresh look

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AP) — The 1959 killing of a black Mississippi teenager by a shooter in a pickup full of white teens brought less than a year in prison for the boy who pulled shotgun trigger CORINTH, Miss. (AP)

How to Turn a No Into a Yes, According to the Inventor of the Miracle Mop

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Joy Mangano retells how she got the Miracle Mop into all the Kmart stores east of the Mississippi.

North Carolina-Mississippi St. game at CWS reset for Tuesday

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AP) — The NCAA has postponed the North Carolina-Mississippi State game at the College World Series until Tuesday morning OMAHA, Neb. (AP)

Edwards leads Southern Mississippi past Charlotte 72-54

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AP) — Cortez Edwards scored 12 points, grabbed 10 rebounds, distributed six assists and had five steals and Southern Mississippi cruised to 72-54 win over Charlotte on Saturday night HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP)

Mississippi, Alabama marking Confederate Memorial Day

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AP) — State government offices are closing Monday in Mississippi and Alabama for Confederate Memorial Day JACKSON, Miss. (AP)

Smartsynch raises $20 Million (Jackson, Mississippi)

Jason Ball

It's not everyday that my hometown shows up in VentureSource, so I had to repost this: SMARTSYNCH (JACKSON, MS) RAISES $20 MILLION IN SERIES E?— — Industry: Vertical Market Applications Software —?. Credit Suisse Customized Fund Investment led a $20 million round of?series series E financing for SmartSynch. Other round investors included Siemens Venture Capital, Beacon Group, and OPG Ventures, Innovation?Valley

Smartsynch raises $20 Million (Jackson, Mississippi)

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It's not everyday that my hometown shows up in VentureSource, so I had to repost this: SMARTSYNCH (JACKSON, MS) RAISES $20 MILLION IN SERIES E? Industry: Vertical Market Applications Software ? Credit Suisse Customized Fund Investment led a $20 million round of?series series E financing for SmartSynch. Other round investors included Siemens Venture Capital, Beacon Group, and OPG Ventures, Innovation?Valley Valley Partners, Endeavor Capital Management, GulfSouth Capital,?Southern

Which State Has the Highest Percentage of Millionaires? Bet You Can't Guess. (Hint: Not New York or California)

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Maybe we should all move to Mississippi?). Every state ranked by its percentage of millionaires plus relative cost of living. Startup

Wood products company to open plant in Mississippi, hire 50

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AP) — A company that remanufactures lumber for pallets, crates and siding will open a plant in Mississippi, investing $2 million and hiring 50 people over four years VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP)

No. 2 Mississippi State aims to stay unbeaten in SEC tourney

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Mississippi State wants to follow the same postseason path as the last Southeastern Conference women's basketball team to finish a regular season unbeaten

Before Elvis Was the King, This Is Where He Shopped

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Over 111 years, Reed's department store has become as synonymous with Tupelo, Mississippi, as the town's famous native son

Mississippi State get another crack at UConn in NCAA tourney

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AP) — Mississippi State's run to its first Final Four in program history has generated more than a little excitement in Starkville the past few days STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP)

Charlotte tops Southern Mississippi 82-66 behind Vanhook

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AP) — Anthony Vanhook scored 16 points with nine rebounds and Jon Davis had 15 points and seven assists in leading Charlotte past Southern Mississippi 82-66 on Saturday night and snapping a four-game losing streak CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

Want to Raise Successful Kids? This Massive Study Ranked All 50 States According to How Good They Are for Children

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Congratulations, New Hampshire (and sorry, Mississippi)! The study ranked the states using economic, educational, health, and family and community data.

Mississippi State tops Western Carolina 66-56

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AP) — Mississippi State''s Roquez Johnson had 16 points to lead three Bulldogs in double digits and Mississippi State defeated Western Carolina 66-56 on Friday STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP)

Mississippi State tops Western Carolina 66-56

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AP) — Mississippi State''s Roquez Johnson scored 16 points to lead three Bulldogs in double digits and Mississippi State beat Western Carolina 66-56 on Friday STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP)

Mississippi appealing ruling in gay marriage case

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AP) — Mississippi''s attorney general has taken first steps to appeal a federal judge''s ruling that overturned the state''s ban on same-sex marriage JACKSON, Miss. (AP)

Body of North Carolina woman found at Mississippi truck stop

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AP) — Officials have identified the woman who was found dead Wednesday in a vehicle parked at a Love's truck stop in Mississippi BILOXI, Miss. (AP)

Mississippi State, Wake Forest in 2016 Charleston Classic

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AP) — Mississippi State and Wake Forest will take part in next year's Charleston Classic CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP)

More parties join Mississippi Silicon lawsuit

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AP) — The legal fight over a silicon metal plant being built in Mississippi''s northeast corner is expanding JACKSON, Miss. (AP)

Mississippi State beats NC Central 71-48

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AP) — Gavin Ware scored 16 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead Mississippi State to a 71-48 win over North Carolina Central on Thursday to close out the Bulldogs' non-conferencSTARKVILLE, Miss. (AP)

Mississippi hospital whistleblower gets $3.5M in settlement

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AP) — A former employee of a Mississippi hospital is getting almost $3.5 JACKSON, Miss. (AP) million as part of a string of settlements where 18 hospitals in seven states have agreed to pay $20.4 million

Mississippi hospital whistleblower gets $3.5M in settlement

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AP) — A former employee of a Mississippi hospital is getting almost $3.5 JACKSON, Miss. (AP) million as part of a string of settlements where 18 hospitals in seven states have agreed to pay $20.4 million

Wolfpack relish ride to Sweet 16 matchup vs Mississippi St

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) AP) — North Carolina State coach Wes Moore remembers hearing where his Wolfpack, fresh off a second-round trip to the NCAA Tournament, were picked to finish in the Atlantic Coast Conference this season

Hood says Mississippi settles some tobacco claims for $15M

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AP) — Mississippi's attorney general says the nation's largest tobacco company will pay the state $15 million to settle claims that it was underreporting the number of cigarettes that JACKSON, Miss. (AP)

North Carolina Central beats Mississippi Valley State 86-79

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AP) — Dante Holmes and Rashaun Madison scored 20 points each and North Carolina Central defeated Mississippi Valley State 86-79 on Thursday night DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

Mississippi Valley State gets first win, 66-63

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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Jordan Washington scored a career-high 20 points, including Mississippi Valley State''s final six, to give the Delta Devils a 66-63 victory over North Carolina A&T on S

Providence mayor bans travel to North Carolina, Mississippi

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AP) — Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza has signed an executive order banning non-essential, city-funded travel to North Carolina and Mississippi because of laws passed there that criticPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP)

Bryan Adams cancels Mississippi show, citing state's new law

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Canadian rocker Bryan Adams is canceling a performance this week in Mississippi, citing the state's new law that allows religious groups and some private businesses to refuse service tBILOXI, Miss.

Bryan Adams cancels Mississippi show, citing state's new law

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AP) — Canadian rocker Bryan Adams is canceling a performance this week in Mississippi, citing the state's new law that allows religious groups and some private businesses to refuse servBILOXI, Miss. (AP)

Dayton bans city travel to Mississippi, North Carolina

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DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Dayton is banning its employees from non-essential government travel to Mississippi and North Carolina, saying recent laws passed in the two states discriminate against lesbian, ga

Dayton bans state employees from traveling to Mississippi

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Mark Dayton is banning state employees from nonessential travel to Mississippi, making the southern state the second Dayton has targeted in less than a week for ePAUL, Minn. (AP) AP) — Minnesota Gov.

Vermont bans official travel to Mississippi over LGBT law

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AP) — The state of Vermont is banning for now official travel to Mississippi because of that state's passage of a law that allows religious groups and some private businesses to refusMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP)

Mississippi St women top Tulane 57-47 in NCAAs

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AP) — Breanna Richardson scored 15 points and Mississippi State beat Tulane 57-47 on Friday in the first round of the NCAA Tournament DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

Mississippi school chief shelves transgender bathroom policy

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New York bans state trips to Mississippi because of new law

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AP) — New York state has banned non-essential state-funded travel to Mississippi after that state's governor signed a law allowing religious groups and some businesses to refuse service ALBANY, N.Y. (AP)

Mississippi hometown honors author of civil rights memoir

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JACKSON, Miss. (AP) AP) — A civil rights activist who wrote about challenging segregation in the South is being honored in her hometown, two years after her death