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Nunnelee wins GOP primary in Miss. 1st District

Posted 3/13/2012 in State

Incumbent U.S. Rep. Alan Nunnelee of Tupelo has won the Republican nomination for Mississippi's 1st Congressional District.

 

Miss. Republicans seek contender against Obama

Posted 3/13/2012 in State

Rick Santorum, Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney were almost evenly splitting Mississippi's Republican presidential primary vote Tuesday, with 60 percent of the precincts reporting.

MSU to announce hiring of Vic Schaefer today

Posted 3/13/2012 in State

Vic Schaefer will be the next women's basketball coach at Mississippi State University.

 

Mississippi primaries hone lists of federal candidates

Posted 3/13/2012 in State

JACKSON -- Mississippi voters are choosing nominees for all four U.S. House seats and one Senate seat, and Republicans are helping select a nominee to face President Barack Obama. Polls are open today from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

 

Webster County moonshine operation found

Posted 3/13/2012 in State

On Monday, Mississippi Alcoholic Beverage Control agents executed a search warrant at the residence of Parker Roberson, age 76, at 1558 Parker Roberson Road in Maben.

 

Miss. Supreme Court rules Barbour pardons valid

Posted 3/9/2012 in State

The Mississippi Supreme Court Thursday upheld the pardons issued by former Gov. Haley Barbour, during his final days in office, including several convicted in Lowndes and Okitbbeha counties.

 

First Lady Deborah Bryant tours Smithville

Posted 3/8/2012 in State

Nearly a year after a deadly tornado left the Smithville community in shambles, Mississippi's First Lady Deborah Bryant witnessed the process of rebuilding the town, including efforts to associate Smithville with a new image.

 

Miss. lawmakers meet 1st big deadline of session

Posted 3/7/2012 in State

 

 

Miss. voter ID not in use for March 13 primaries

Posted 3/6/2012 in State

Mississippi voters won't have to show a driver's license or other photo identification to cast ballots in the March 13 presidential and congressional primaries, Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann said Monday.

 

Moonshiners arrested in Winston Co.

Posted 3/3/2012 in State

Two Winston County men were arrested Thursday for manufacturing and selling moonshine.

Mississippi State University celebrates its 134th birthday

Posted 2/29/2012 in State

The rain may have silenced the band, but the party didn't slow down. Mississippi State University celebrated the 134th birthday of the school on Tuesday with food, drinks, music, giveaways and a four foot tall cowbell cake in the Junction.

 

Tupelo schools hire Amory superintendent

Posted 2/29/2012 in State

Gearl Loden, in his third year of leading the Amory School District, has been hired as superintendent of the Tupelo Public Schools.

 

 

Natchez home tours to change?

Posted 2/29/2012 in State

A consultant will work with the owners of historic homes in Natchez to improve the local home tours.

 

 

Special election set for Noxubee superintendent

Posted 2/17/2012 in State

JACKSON -- Noxubee County voters will choose a superintendent of schools in an April 3 special election.

 

 

New financing plan OK'd for MSU

Posted 2/17/2012 in State

JACKSON -- Higher education officials will allow Mississippi State University to enter the "commercial paper" market to obtain $50 million for future construction projects.

 

Money, money, money: Counties, municipalities to spend millions upgrading road signs

Posted 2/16/2012 in State

Approximately 600 miles of roads meander through the county, and Lowndes County Road Manager Ronnie Burns knows them all. He hasn't figured out exactly how many road signs will have to be replaced under a new federal mandate, but he knows this much -- it's going to be a costly, time-consuming project.

Helping middle class the basis of Brad Morris' congressional campaign

Posted 2/10/2012 in State

Democrat Brad Morris spent Wednesday in the Golden Triangle, touting his candidacy for a U.S. House of Representatives seat for the 1st Congressional District, which covers most of north Mississippi.

 

Democrats vent displeasure over GOP tax claims

Posted 2/9/2012 in State

Democratic bitterness over Republican campaign tactics in last year's Mississippi legislative elections erupted Wednesday in a debate over an otherwise routine local bill.

 

 

State health dept seeks money as reserve runs dry

Posted 2/9/2012 in State

The Mississippi Health Department told lawmakers Wednesday that it needs more money in the coming budget year or it may have to close clinics and reduce AIDS drug purchases.

 

 

Miss. high court hears arguments over pardons

Posted 2/9/2012 in State

Attorneys for a group of former inmates told the Mississippi Supreme Court on Thursday that former Gov. Haley Barbour's pardons of them are valid.

 

 

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