Tuesday Feb 11
MIss. House rejects bill on appointed superintendents
Mississippi House members like elected school superintendents so much that they're not even willing to let voters decide if they want to keep electing them.
Mississippi Business Journal
Legislation passes that would merge school districts
JACKSON - Three pairs of school districts would be merged under bills passed today by the Senate Education Committee.
Port Gibson woman killed in lovers' quarrel
Authorities say a Port Gibson man has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of his girlfriend on Monday.
Bad conditions could fuel school district mergers
Reports of decrepit buildings, illiterate high school students and bloated employee rolls could fuel another round of school district consolidation by the Mississippi Legislature.
Deputies wait outside funeral to arrest slain man's brother
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