MEMA has distributed 2.25 million masks

Yesterday, the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) announced that they have distributed 2.25 million masks across the state. “There’s been a lot of work that’s been done,” MEMA Executive Director Greg Michel said. “We’ve come a long way over the last 60 days on this effort, and I’m so proud of the folks I’ve been … Continue reading “MEMA has distributed 2.25 million masks”

Hosemann: healthcare, small businesses, and education are legislature’s priorities

With $300 million of the $1.25 billion granted to the state of Mississippi under the CARES Act already set aside for small businesses, Lieutenant Governor Delbert Hosemann and the rest of the Mississippi Legislature are working towards appropriating the remaining $950 million. On Monday, Hosemann told Dave Hughes of The JT Show that the legislature’s … Continue reading “Hosemann: healthcare, small businesses, and education are legislature’s priorities”

Mississippi State Engineers Stepping Up to Help Front Line Health Workers

Linkan Bian(Associate Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Mississippi State University) joins the discussion to explain how Mississippi State’s Engineering program is using their 3D Printers to produce face shields for front line health workers and first responders during the COVID-19 outbreak. If you missed his conversation with Dave Hughes(filling in for JT), you … Continue reading “Mississippi State Engineers Stepping Up to Help Front Line Health Workers”