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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 .
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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.
A gay-rights group is asking Mississippi legislators to specify that a religious-practices bill won't open the way for discrimination if it becomes law.
The former director of a nonprofit housing agency has been sentenced to a year's probation and ordered to pay $89,400 in restitution.
Mississippi lawmakers are honoring civil rights activists as the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer approaches.
Mississippi consumers can file claims to recover money due to court preliminary approval of a multi-state $310 million settlement with all major manufacturers of Dynamic Random Access Memory computer chips , Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced today The companies are accused of conspiring to fix prices.