Former Billy Hewes campaign manager must repay $370,000 per legal action from SOS Delbert...

Former Hewes campaign manager must repay $370,000 The Secretary of State’s office has ordered former Billy Hewes campaign manager Morgan Shands to repay more than...

Full MS Senate Passes Domestic Violence Prevention Bills; Would Help Prosecute Felony Cases

Full Senate Passes Domestic Violence Prevention Bills; Would Help Prosecute Felony Cases, Increase Penalties The Mississippi Senate today unanimously passed bills to increase the penalty...

State Auditor Stacey Pickering Unable To Certify FY2015 MAEP Calculation

State Auditor Unable To Certify FY2015 MAEP Calculation State Auditor Stacey Pickering announced today that he is unable to certify the accuracy of the FY...

Gov. Phil Bryant supports collecting DNA after certain arrests

Gov. Phil Bryant supports collecting DNA after certain arrests Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant said Tuesday that he supports proposals to require collection of DNA from...

Biloxi council finally steps up to the plate and approves stadium bonds (updated)

Biloxi council finally steps up to the plate and approves stadium bonds (updated) After nearly two weeks of delays, the Biloxi City Council finally put...

Pipeline bill headed to Senate

Pipeline bill headed to Senate Mississippi is losing millions of dollars because access to a network of carbon dioxide-carrying pipelines is closed. That’s the claim made...

Move to appoint school superintendents gets little traction

Move to appoint school superintendents gets little traction The House on Tuesday voted 66-53 against a bill that would have required voters to decide in...

Justice overhaul clears House

Justice overhaul clears House Daily Journal 2/12/14

Lawmakers want to expedite foreign adoptions in Mississippi

Lawmakers want to expedite foreign adoptions in Mississippi A Senate bill would allow Mississippians to expedite adoptions of foreign babies. Senate Judiciary A Chairman Sen. Briggs...

Miss. House moves forward with money for clinics

Miss. House moves forward with money for clinics The Republican-led Mississippi House voted Monday to give $4.8 million of state money to health clinics that...

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