The Official Rhythm and Blues Music Hall of Fame will be in Clarksdale, says founder and CEO LaMont Robinson.
The Mississippi Rural Water Association has sued the state Public Service Commission in federal court.
Mississippi has state elections in 2015, and it's a safe bet that lawmakers will try to endear themselves to voters by debating a tax cut.
Three Louisiana, men have been sentenced for smuggling white-tailed deer into Mississippi.
The Humane Society of South Mississippi is providing shelter in Gulfport to more than 100 dogs rescued from suspected puppy mills in Alcorn County.
A Tupelo man who pleaded guilty to drunken driving resulting in the death of a Tupelo woman.
Shawn O'Hara has a perfect record in Mississippi politics -- a string of more than a dozen losses over the past 25 years.
With stock market gains replacing steep losses in the accounting ledger, Mississippi's main public employee pension fund posted stronger results last year.
Southern Co. says it will cost at least another $496 million to finish the power plant it's building in eastern Mississippi's Kemper County.
State transportation officials are investigating where faulty guardrails have been installed along Mississippi roadways.
Lawyers for a Mississippi death row inmate told state Supreme Court justices Monday that he deserves a new trial.
Mississippians might be forgiven for drawing the wrong conclusions from state Auditor Stacey Pickering's latest broadside against flaws he sees in the state's public school funding formula.
The Mississippi Supreme Court said Friday that it won't revive an election challenge by a candidate who lost a Republican primary to Sen. Thad Cochran.
Former U.S. Rep. Travis Childers acknowledges he faces a tough task running for senator in Mississippi, a conservative state that hasn't chosen a Democrat for that job since Ronald Reagan was in the White House.
Republican Sen. Thad Cochran told black voters Thursday that when he first ran for Congress in 1972, Mississippi was in a period of fear and uncertainty because race relations were changing.
The Mississippi Republican Party says it has stopped using a promotional email that included photos of two college football players without permission of the players or their schools.
Oxford officials are discussing what they can do to stop the ride-sharing company Uber from operating in the city.
The Mississippi Department of Transportation is eliminating 44 jobs in its Right-of-Way Division.
The Mississippi Public Service Commission won't reconsider its order to let victims of domestic violence delay paying utility deposits for 60 days.
Mars Food, which makes Uncle Ben's Rice and other products at its Greenville plant, will invest $31 million to modernize operations and expand research at the plant.
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