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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Toyota Mississippi Makes Major Jobs and Investment Announcement in Northeast Mississippi

Toyota Mississippi is investing in new production lines at its automotive manufacturing plant in Blue Springs. The project represents a $170 million corporate investment...

Senate confirms McKittrick to be U.S. Marshal for Northern district of Mississippi

U.S. Senators Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) today praised Senate confirmation of Daniel R. McKittrick of Etta to serve as U.S. Marshal...

The state of the race for the Senate special election race as it currently...

by Alan Lange David Drucker at The Washington Examiner wrote an interesting article on the state of the Senate special election race in Mississippi. There...

UPDATE: Conference deadline over, filed bills head to the floor

This weekend is Conference weekend at the Mississippi State Capitol. This is the time that appropriations, finance, and general bills are finalized, dotted lines...

DNC Chair Tom Perez to tour through Mississippi

Democratic National Committee Chair Tom Perez will be making speaking stops in Mississippi Friday and Saturday, according to the Mississippi Democratic Party. Chairman Perez will...

AG Urges Congress to Protect Employees from Sexual Harassment

Attorney General Jim Hood joined a bipartisan coalition of 56 states and territories today urging Congress to end secret, forced arbitration in cases of...

OPINION: Consumers Are The Winners In Sharing Economy

As the sharing economy expands, consumers win thanks to greater options and lower prices. By: Brett Kittredge, Director of Marketing and Communications for Mississippi Center for...

Tax-Forfeited Property Sales in Washington County Generate More Than $95,000

The Secretary of State’s Office is releasing $95,855.61 today to Washington County, and cities and schools within the county, representing proceeds from recent tax-forfeited...

Who will get the Golden Ticket for US Senate from Phil Bryant?

by Alan Lange The replacement of Senator Thad Cochran is the political prize of a generation.  Governor Phil Bryant has a tall task ahead of...

Clarity for Dept. of Corrections contracts could come from this #billoftheday

HB 1127 has been sent to the Senate and would clarify requirements for contracts between the department and private correctional facilities. It was authored...

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