Democrats seem certain to block Republican legislation banning most late-term abortions in a Senate showdown with plenty of political significance but little suspense.
An annual report on domestic violence ranked Mississippi 34th in the nation for highest rates of women murdered by men, a dramatic improvement from last year, when Mississippi ranked fifth.
The pastor and members of the congregation that wrestled a gun away from a man police say opened fired in an Alabama church are being praised as heroes.
Mississippi's initiative process was created to be complicated. This year, that's clearer than ever.
Starkville and Oktibbeha County residents living in the former Starkville School District's extended territory will see a slight reduction in their overall tax bill thanks to a school debt-sharing bill passed by state lawmakers this term.
Students at Annunciation Catholic School have been wearing school uniforms for years. But not Friday.
Following recent active shooter situations on university campuses in Mississippi, colleges in the Golden Triangle are looking at ways to ramp up campus security.
Columbus Light & Water is looking to clamp down on an ongoing electric theft problem.
Registration is still open for a symposium at Mississippi State University which will explore the struggle of African American voting rights and highlight how those historical struggles affect today's society.
A group pushing a school funding amendment has dropped its lawsuit that challenged the way it will appear on Mississippi's ballot.
The Mississippi State University Police Department now will have concurrent jurisdiction with the Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Office on all roads and streets located within 500 feet of university property in Oktibbeha County.
The officer who led the investigation of Bowe Bergdahl's disappearance and capture in Afghanistan six years ago says he doesn't think the Army sergeant should go to prison.
Kim Davis is out of jail and on the job, but the saga surrounding the Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples appears to be far from over.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump drew fire from Democrats and some Republicans on Friday after declining to rebuke a questioner at a town hall event who insulted Muslims and wrongly said President Barack Obama is a member of the faith.
Hillary Rodham Clinton attempted to rally thousands of influential New Hampshire Democrats on Saturday with a fiercely partisan message, as she struggled to regain her footing in the primary contest.
Donald Trump's rivals emerged from the second Republican debate newly confident that the brash billionaire will fade if the nomination fight takes a more substantive turn.
Mississippi's Community College Board voted unanimously to hire Andrea Mayfield as its next executive director.
A federal jury has awarded more than $370,000 in damages to a white school principal who alleged black administrators racially targeted her and created a hostile work environment that forced her to resign.
Questions about how to secure the long-term financial health of the Columbus Light & Water's water division surfaced Thursday as board members approved the fiscal year 2016 budget.
1. CRA distances itself from Realtor's 'threatening' letters to Burns Bottom property owners COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Online targeting of children by predators increasing COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Developer agrees to purchase Lee for $450K COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Maynard leaving Partnership for FSU job STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY