January 20, 2021

Kevin Cooper, Author at Magnolia State Live


Mississippi reports record number of coronavirus deaths

Mississippi health officials reported nearly 100 deaths attributed to the COVID-19 coronavirus Tuesday, though some date back to last year. The state reported 98 new ... Read more

by Kevin Cooper, Tuesday, January 12, 2021 12:06 pm


Alabama father, son shoot and kill one another over killing of dog

A man and his son killed one another in Alabama over the weekend in a dispute over a dog, sheriff’s deputies said. Kelvin James Coker, ... Read more

by Kevin Cooper, Monday, December 21, 2020 10:13 pm


Four Mississippi schools recognized as National Blue Ribbon Schools

U.S. Department of Education today recognized four Mississippi schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2020. The recognition is based on a school’s overall academic ... Read more

by Kevin Cooper, Thursday, September 24, 2020 1:54 pm


Alabama health worker arrested after video showed her poking dead body, opening lifeless eye and smiling

A woman was charged with corpse abuse after video showed a health care worker mistreating the body of a deceased resident at an assisted living ... Read more

by Kevin Cooper, Friday, September 4, 2020 2:08 pm


‘Black Panther’ star Chadwick Boseman dies after cancer battle; he filmed James Brown biopic in Mississippi

Actor Chadwick Boseman, who played Black icons Jackie Robinson and James Brown before finding fame as the regal Black Panther in the Marvel cinematic universe, ... Read more

by Kevin Cooper, Friday, August 28, 2020 10:12 pm