It is not unusual for Mississippi’s 82 counties to log 200 confirmed cases of Salmonella a month, yet a cluster of 11 cases that has popped up in the northeast town of Corinth is getting the attention of state health officials.

No definitive source for Corinth outbreak has been determined. Some experiencing symptoms were admitted …

Sample test results of oysters and water will be on the agenda today when the Louisiana Oyster Task Force meets in New Orleans.  It comes a day after the federal government reportedly issued a fisheries disaster declaration for three Gulf states, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama. Louisiana officials and the industry are trying to wrap their…