The Magnolia State is the first to enact such a ban, which is set to become law July 1. More than 20 other states are proposing similar restrictions.
Republican Tate Reeves said the ban will "protect young girls from being forced to compete with biological males."
Infrastructure failures following bitterly cold temperatures caused dozens of water mains to burst and freeze, leaving thousands without running water for weeks.
No more than 10 people are allowed inside Gov. Tate Reeves' mansion at one time under an executive order he signed. Parties are planned anyway.
Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves shows how difficult it would be to achieve herd immunity.
The symbol long associated with racism has flown over the state since 1894.
The state's Republican governor has said he would approve a measure to remove the racist symbol.
A ceremony honoring students caused snickers when Gov. Tate Reeves was duped into reading a hilariously fake name.
Gov. Tate Reeves was originally going to allow businesses to open again but paused the plans to reconsider them in light of the increase in cases.
Gov. Tate Reeves (R-Miss.) has a history of connections to pro-Confederate organizations.