Around the South for Sept. 23: AR, SC & MS

Arkansas: Clinton speaks to packed house. Former Arkansas First Lady Hillary Clinton addressed more than a thousand Arkansans in Little Rock Monday. She singled out for praise the bipartisan healthcare expansion program in the state, which nearly cut in half the number of people in Arkansas without health insurance, reported Arkansasonline.com ……. South Carolina: USC may give governor football tickets. The State Ethics Commission has ruled that the University of South Carolina may give the governor season tickets for a luxury suite at its football games. A reporter’s question prompted the governor to seek the ruling, which said the gift was to the office, not to Gov. Nikki Haley (R) personally, reported the Aiken Standard ……. Mississippi: Bryant to lead HOG Ride. Gov. Phil Bryant (R) will lead the 44-mile HOG motorcycle ride on Saturday on Mississippi’s Gulf Coast. The annual event benefits the Home of Grace addiction recovery center. More than 260 motorcycles are expected to participate, reports Gulflive.com …….