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Council member and attorney Chokwe Lumumba, shown in this Sept. 14, 2010 photograph.
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"Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson," the award-winning "comedic Wild West rock musical" about the founding of the Democratic party, brings its unique view of history to Street Theatre Company with a run from Friday through March 23. Performances are at 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays and 5 p.m. Sundays, in addition to 2 p.m. March 22. It "redefines" Andrew ... (more)
Students at South Forrest Attendance Center received a special visit on Thursday by Keith Deltano.
A second baby born with the AIDS virus may have had her infection put into remission and possibly cured by very early treatment - in this instance, four hours after birth.
The Mississippi Department of Revenue's sales tax diversion to Tupelo for December was about $1.86 million, a 5.7 percent decline from the $1.97 million collected a year earlier, The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reported .
Fifty years after the Mississippi Freedom Summer, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton will return with the event's other organizers to commemorate one of the signature events of the Civil Rights Movement.
House and Senate bills that mandate evaluations of the return Mississippi gets on its tax credits, sales tax rebates and other economic development incentives have passed their respective bodies unanimously and now await conference committee action.
Mobile-based BCB Holding Co. Inc., the parent of Bay Bank, will be acquired by a Hattiesburg, Miss., bank for approximately $6.6 million in cash and stock.
Lawmakers in conservative Mississippi find themselves in a tug-of-war over a religious-practices bill that some say is uncomfortably similar to one recently vetoed by Arizona's Republican governor.
The Mississippi House and Senate will attempt to work out their differences on a proposal to expand state subsidies to health clinics.
Buy at photos.djournal.com Gastroentereologists like Dr. Steve Amann of Tupelo are encouraging people to get screened for colorectal cancer.
Mississippi is one of only four states receiving additional funds from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for dredging and flood control along its major tributaries.
Mississippi's brewery is now in the Buckeye State. Superior Beverage Group announced Thursday in a news release that it is distributing Lazy Magnolia Brewery in Central and Northeast Ohio.
Gov, Phil Bryant and others are extolling Mississippi as a national leader in using carbon dioxide to extract more oil from old oil fields.
The Mississippi Senate on Thursday advanced a bill that supporters say is designed to make the criminal justice system more efficient and less expensive.
Mississippi lawmakers are moving ahead with a package of bills to restrict some labor union organizing and picketing practices.