Gov. Phil Bryant touts progress of bills through legislative process on public education and...

The Mississippi Legislature today passed several measures to bolster public safety and also passed bills to enhance public education and combat teen pregnancy. The House...

AG Jim Hood issues price gouging warning

Attorney General Issues Price Gouging Reminder February 11, 2014 With Winter Storm Warnings posted for parts of Mississippi, Attorney General Jim Hood is reminding...

MS House Lawmakers May Seek Remove Some ‘Repealers’ After 2013 Medicaid Fight

Lawmakers May Remove Some ‘Repealers’ A figurative self-destruct switch is turned on at many state agencies in Mississippi. No time bombs are ticking in the...

Sun Herald editorial shills up for education lobby

Editorial: Republican pay package fails teachers Rep. Bobby Moak, D-Bogue Chitto, summed up the GOP proposal this way: "Finding more ways to play hide-and-seek with...

Sen. Kenneth Wayne Jones Elected to Second Term as Chairman of Mississippi Legislative Black...

In a highly unprecedented move, the Mississippi Legislative Black Caucus has re-elected Senator Kenneth Wayne Jones as its chairman for the 2014-2016 term. The Caucus...

Pearl River County Prosecuting Attorney Indicted

Pearl River County Prosecuting Attorney Indicted JACKSON- State Auditor Stacey Pickering announced today that Aaron Russell, the County Prosecuting Attorney for Pearl River County, has...

MS Governor Phil Bryant Proclaims February Voter Registration Month

Governor Bryant Proclaims February Voter Registration Month Jackson, Miss.— With the new photo identification requirement beginning June 3rd, Governor Phil Bryant and Secretary of State...

State of Mississippi Set for Takeover of Scott County Schools

State Set for Takeover of Scott County Schools Mississippi officials will consider taking control of the Scott County school system Thursday. The Commission on School Accreditation...

MS NAACP talks about Voter ID

Voter ID Out to Hurt Your Vote in 2014 The Republican Secretary of State has told reporters that his crusade to mandate new voting requirements...

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