Monday Mar 3
Byrom sues over execution drug info
Lawyers for a woman facing the death penalty in Mississippi say the state isn't telling them enough about where it's getting execution drugs and how it plans to use them.
Crawford seeks more appeals to avoid execution
JACKSON -- Death row inmate Charles Ray Crawford is asking the Mississippi Supreme Court to let him continue his post-conviction appeals.
Girls softball team loses bus in fire
Northeast Mississippi Community College's girls softball team was traveling in the school bus on U.S. Highway 72 in Alcorn County when it caught fire.
Slim Smith: The book on Aunt Tatie
During our semi-regular phone conversations, my brother, Fred, always starts the conversation with the same question: "What is your book going to be about?" This week, though, as Fred waited on the arrival of advance copies of his own first book, a scholarly examination of Mississippi's brief experience in the 1930s with what could generally be ... (more)
New Albany Gazette
NA transition to liquor sales going smoothly
The city's two wine and spirits stores have been open nearly eight months and report growing acceptance - and increasing sales.