About one-quarter of charities registered in Mississippi are spending more than the recommended amount of money on fundraising and management.
State agencies spent more than $1.3 million for meals during business meetings during the last fiscal year, a Mississippi public interest group reports.
Next November, voters will decide whether to amend the Mississippi Constitution to require the state to pay for "an adequate and efficient system of free public schools."
The Mississippi Capitol is undergoing an $8.3 million restoration designed to help keep it in good working condition for generations to come.
This is why the Bulldogs can't have nice things.
The FBI is looking into an anonymous threat made against trees and shrubs in the Grove at the University of Mississippi.
Gov. Phil Bryant is pushing a $3 million plan to pay for community college for students who earn a technical diploma in high school.
Mississippi Republicans in Congress say President Barack Obama is overstepping his authority.
Charges have been filed against the owners of what authorities are describing as two large-scale Alcorn County puppy mills.
The Mississippi Supreme Court will hear arguments Jan. 21 from a woman who wants the state to recognize her same-sex marriage in order to grant a divorce.
Former Mississippi Attorney General Mike Moore said Friday that he and others on a new task force have already started examining contracts awarded by the Department of Corrections.
Four young Mississippians will have the opportunity to represent 4-H and the Mississippi State University Center for Government and Community Development as pages in the 2015 State Legislature.
The fire that destroyed three buildings at the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum started by accident, the fire marshal said Thursday.
A federal appeals court has let stand the conviction of an Alabama woman sentenced to prison for kidnapping a girl from a Mississippi school.
A federal appeals court said Thursday that it won't reconsider its earlier ruling that a 2012 Mississippi abortion law is unconstitutional.
A suburban Denver man charged with pushing his wife to her death off a cliff in Colorado's Rocky Mountain National Park could not explain to investigators why he had a park map with an "X'' drawn at the spot where she fell.
In-state tuition at eight public universities is likely to increase by an average of 3.2 percent this fall.
Tupelo High School and the University of Mississippi will provide Japanese language classes in the fall.
Modernist painter Andrew Bucci, whose work spanned nearly eight decades and appeared on a U.S. postage stamp, has died.
The Rebels and Bulldogs will collide in an Egg Bowl of a different sort on Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. on the MSU intramural field.
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