Judge Kenny Griffis appointed to fill Justice Bill Waller’s Mississippi Supreme Court seat

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Chief Judge of the Mississippi Court of Appeals, Kenny Griffis Jr. has been appointed by Governor Phil Bryant to fill Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Bill...

Wicker and Hyde-Smith vote for ‘First Step Act’

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U.S. Senators Roger Wicker (R-Miss) and Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) on Tuesday night voted in favor of bipartisan criminal justice reform legislation aimed at reducing...

SALTER: Christmas holiday’s bounty belies hard realities of poverty, hunger in Mississippi

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By: Sid Salter Perhaps if I were a preacher, which I’m decidedly not, and I offered a sermon, which this decidedly isn’t, I’d call it:...

Wicker’s Unmanned Maritime Systems Legislation Heads to President’s Desk

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Measure Would Spur Advanced Technology Development in Mississippi’s ‘Blue Economy’ U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., today praised Senate passage of his legislation, S. 2511, the...

Ole Miss employees start first-ever campus labor union

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Employees of the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) are attempting to organize the first-ever labor union on campus. The "wall-to-wall" union, according to the Daily...

Congressman Palazzo proposes special WWII-style bonds to fund President Trump’s border wall

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Republican Congressman Steven Palazzo of Mississippi is introducing legislation to direct the Treasury Department to issue government savings bonds to pay for a physical...

Senator Hyde-Smith sworn in as first woman elected to represent Mississippi in Washington

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U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) was today sworn in to complete the Senate term of former U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.). “It is a great...

Gov. Phil Bryant Appoints John K. Bramlett, Jr. as District Attorney of the 20th...

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Gov. Phil Bryant announced today he has appointed John K. (Bubba) Bramlett, Jr. asDistrict Attorney of the 20th Circuit Court District. He replaces Congressman-elect...

Blauer Manufacturing Expanding in North Mississippi, Creating 150 Jobs

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Blauer Manufacturing, maker of clothing and protective wear for police officers, fire fighters and public safety officials, is expanding its operations in North Mississippi...

Investigators no closer to solving pre-election hate crime incident at the Mississippi Capitol

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As the run-off election fades into memory, investigators still have no updates on the case of whom may have hung nooses and signs targeting...

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