After resistance from district superintendents, the Mississippi Board of Education is likely to again rework its rating system for high schools and districts.
Mississippians will not vote on a new ballot initiative that would declare life begins at conception.
Three Mississippi communities will get their say on proposals to open charter schools. The Charter School Authorizer Board voted Thursday to set public hearings on May 20 in Columbus, May 21 in Jackson and May 22 in Natchez.
James Everett Dutschke is not going easily.
A homicide investigation is underway after a fatal stabbing on the campus of a Greenville elementary school.
Poultry growers are looking for some help after the April 28 tornadoes that caused tremendous damage on farms and the loss of more than a million birds in four Mississippi counties.
Attorneys for a Greenwood doctor charged in a murder-for-hire case have filed a lawsuit in federal court alleging his arrest came during an illegal undercover sting operation.
Organizers have little time left to push for a new Mississippi ballot initiative that would declare life begins at conception.
Mississippi's business community is celebrating Wednesday the 10th anniversary of the passage of tort reform legislation.
It's been a wild ride for sisters Bettye Windom and Beth Insley since their short, wild ride to stop a burning school bus.
About four months after Hurricane Katrina ripped through South Mississippi and devastated much of Pass Christian, Michael Malley was doing debris cleanup and came across a somewhat soggy -- but still intact -- photo album.
A community memorial service will remember the 10 Winston County residents killed in an April 28 tornado.
A Republican congressman from north Mississippi is out of a Washington hospital but says he faces surgery later for a small mass found on his brain.
The Mississippi Legislature met in a three-hour session Thursday and approved $17 million to help pay for recovery from disasters, including tornadoes that recently pounded the state.
Mississippi Congressman Alan Nunnelee is in a Washington, D.C., hospital after initially suffering nausea and fatigue.
A student supported by an atheist group says the Rankin County school district is still violating a ban on school prayer.
Family and friends of a youth basketball coach called for swift justice Tuesday against two Mississippi sheriff's deputies accused of assaulting their son after a recreational league game and causing injuries that led to his death.
Gov. Phil Bryant has called the Mississippi Legislature into special session starting Thursday to help pay state government's share of recovery costs after the deadly April 28 tornadoes.
Jackson police say a Hinds County sheriff's deputy has been arrested in the death of a basketball coach.
The Mississippi State Department of Health is offering free Hepatitis C testing at all county health departments in May.
1. Father of woman charged with providing New Hope teen alcohol speaks out COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Charlie Burgin, local singing legend, dies at age 69 COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Teens nabbed in armed robberies of pizza deliverers COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. City transfers Karriem case to justice court COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY