Wednesday Apr 16
Bobby Harrison: Gop primary may set record
The June 3 election where state Sen. Chris McDaniel of Ellisville is challenging incumbent U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran most likely will produce the largest Republican Party primary turnout in the state's history.
SE Louisiana names Ladner new basketball coach
Athletic Director Jay Artigues says Ladner's hiring, announced Thursday, is pending approval of the University of Louisiana System's Board of Directors.
Helping hands: Week honors volunteers
In 1974, President Richard Nixon established National Volunteer Week with an executive order.
The Mississippi Press
State Republican leader questions Chris McDaniel's connection to festival with 'white pride' vendor
This photo taken Feb. 25, 2014 shows Mississippe State Sen. Chris McDaniel, R-Ellisville,walks around the Senate chambers at the Capitol in Jackson.
Train derails in Jones County, parts of Hwy 11, now accessible
The section of Highway 11 that was blocked today due to a 101 car train that derailed in Ellisville is now open.
19 train cars derail near Ellisville
A locomotive and 19 cars of a freight train have derailed near Ellisville and authorities say there were no injuries.
Legislature votes can be quite confusing
Mississippi lawmakers consider hundreds of bills each year. While most votes are straightforward, House and Senate operating rules can make it difficult for spectators -- or even new lawmakers -- to understand what's happening when legislation passes or fails.