A Mississippi state trooper says he voided a $200 speeding ticket because the driver expressed concern for police safety.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol will have all state troopers on duty for the Labor Day weekend.
Three telecommunications companies are getting $51.5 million to expand fast Internet service in rural parts of Mississippi that currently don't have access.
Mississippi businesses are preparing for the state's Second Amendment Sales Tax Holiday this weekend.
Authorities won't seek criminal charges against a former Mississippi State University student who sparked a campus lockdown last Thursday.
he Gautier City Council has voted unanimously to keep the Mississippi state flag flying at the Veterans Tribute Tower display at City Hall.
A Mississippi veteran is receiving medals to recognize his military service in Vietnam, more than 45 years after he was wounded in combat.
Mississippi Power Co. said Tuesday it will spend at least another $25 million to finish the power plant it's building in Kemper County, pushing total costs to nearly $6.3 billion.
An Ocean Springs contractor gets prison time after pleading guilty to felony exploitation of a vulnerable person.
Six immigrants are suing two Mississippi companies, saying the firms misled them about wages they would be paid to work in landscaping jobs under contracts with the state Department of Transportation.
Mississippi officials shut down Interstate 10 for about 3 hours after an Iranian national knocked a deputy to the ground and claimed his vehicle contained explosives.
Students, staff and faculty members at the University of Mississippi are telling the state College Board that they want a new chancellor who can unify Ole Miss.
Four lesbian couples are asking a federal judge to immediately stop Mississippi from enforcing a law that bans same-sex couples from adopting or taking children into foster care.
The University of Mississippi says more than $1 million has been raised for an endowed chair honoring outgoing Chancellor Dan Jones.
Organizers of a new ballot initiative are seeking to keep the Confederate battle emblem on Mississippi's flag by putting the flag design into the state constitution.
The maker of Sara Lee, Nature's Harvest and other brands is recalling about 48,000 packages of bread sold in 11 states because they may contain fragments of glass from a broken light bulb at a company factory.
Mississippi's ACT scores were flat last year, although a few more Magnolia State students are ready for college by the standards of the test.
Blues musician Eddie "Son" House will be honored with a Mississippi Blues Trail maker in Rochester, New York.
The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation says a young woman is being charged with kidnapping after she was found with a missing 3-year-old boy.
A Tupelo woman has been indicted on charges of taking money from residents at an assistant living facility.
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