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2 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
The Supreme Court won't reconsider its ruling against former U.S. Senate candidate Chris McDaniel in his battle with Harrison County.
2 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Administration for Children and Families released data Thursday showing that sponsors in Mississippi received 179 of more than 30,000 such children nationwide from January 1 to July 7. California, Florida, New York and Texas received the most children in the past half year, accounting for 46 percent ... (more)
5 hrs ago | Times Post
But there are also those who want to see the state honor it commitment to education and they have drawn up a petition that could prompt the Legislature to fully fun public school districts across the state.
9 hrs ago | Herald Gazette
Mississippi recently held a statewide election in which for the first time a "Voter I.D." was required before being allowed to vote.
13 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
The Clarion-Ledger reports the state Board of Education members approved the new line item at a meeting Wednesday in Jackson.
Three separate indictments were filed Tuesday in federal court in Hattiesburg alleging soldiers improperly collected a total of $22,500 and that the illegal acts took place from January 2006 through February 2011.
Tom Beck, Thabi Moyo, Nina Parikh, Philip Scarborough and Terry Sullivan of Spot On Productions, LLC out of Jackson produced "Happy MS," a video of people across the state dancing to Pharrell Williams' hit song "Happy."
Gulfport Police Chief Leonard Papania says charges were filed Wednesday against 29-year-old Alberto Julio Garcia of Gulfport, identified several days ago as a person of interest in the slaying of Ja-Naya Thompson.
The McDaniel campaign may yet have their day in court to plead foul play in Mississippi's Republican Primary, but that seems an unlikely route for Chris McDaniel to have the chance to represent the people of Mississippi in the United States Senate.
It's the 50th anniversary of Mississippi Freedom Summer: the 1964 campaign, led by the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, to register large numbers of African Americans to vote.
The city of Meridian, Miss., is draining Long Creek Reservoir in Southeast Lauderdale County.
U.S. District Judge Nancy F. Atlas of Texas will be in Jackson to hear arguments by True the Vote organization.
Airport Executive Director Thomas Heanue tells The Hattiesburg American on Tuesday American Eagle will offer two daily flights to Dallas-Fort Worth.
Board Attorney David O'Donnell tells the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal the ordinance conflicted with two state laws and could have left supervisors individually liable for damages.
In a cordial phone call with me Tuesday regarding my column this week called " Barbour's Mississippi Mud ," Henry Barbour, Mississippi's Republican National Committeeman, clarified several points.
That's Mississippi's approach to invasive Asian carp, a pesky fish the state is trying to turn into a job creator by catching and exporting it to China.
Malco Grandview Theatre in Madison will host the screening of "Get On Up" on sunday, proceeds go to the non-profit "Mission Mississippi".
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 05:11 pm
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