MDAH’s Blount discusses “New Magnolia Flag”

Yesterday, the Mississippi Flag Commission selected the “New Magnolia Flag” as their choice to be the state’s next flag. After narrowing the initial 3,000 submissions down to just two designs, the nine-member commission almost unanimously chose the “New Magnolia Flag” over the “Great River Flag.” The proposed flag design will now head to the desk … Continue reading “MDAH’s Blount discusses “New Magnolia Flag””

Flaggs on the state flag, MDOC

Vicksburg Mayor George Flaggs made an appearance on today’s episode of The JT Show to talk about a wide array of topics. From changing the current state flag to recently confirmed Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) commissioner Burl Cain, Flaggs provides his opinions right here on SuperTalk Mississippi.

Snowden, who created the two-flag solution, joins the conversation

Former Mississippi Speaker Pro Tempore Greg Snowden joined The Gallo Show to talk about the two-flag solution that he actually introduced once it became clear there may not be enough votes in the legislature to make an outright change. Gallo, a firm believer in changing the Mississippi state flag, and Snowden, who has not been … Continue reading “Snowden, who created the two-flag solution, joins the conversation”

MSU’s Hill won’t play unless flag changes

On Monday morning, Tate Reeves tweeted that a two-flag solution isn’t a “viable alternative” when it comes to changing the state flag, and Mississippi State running back Kylin Hill voiced his opinion in a reply to the first-term governor. Hill wrote, “Either change the flag or I won’t be representing this State anymore & I … Continue reading “MSU’s Hill won’t play unless flag changes”

Controversial vote leads to state flag removal in McComb

McComb selectmen voted Tuesday night to remove the state flag, but how the vote was carried out is stirring controversy in Pike County. Two selectmen, Michael Cameron and Tommy Kinsey, were late getting to the meeting. Before they could get there, a motion was made by selectman Donovan Hill to add the flag vote to the … Continue reading “Controversial vote leads to state flag removal in McComb”