Petal mayor ends run for governor to focus on wife’s illness

Petal Mayor Hal Marx has pulled out of the race for the Republican nomination for governor, citing his wife's recent cancer diagnosis. As some of...

Jay Hughes qualifies for run for Lt. Governor

According to a post on his campaign Facebook page, Representative Jay Hughes has qualified to run in the Lt. Governor's race in 2019. Hughes announced...

Foster starts 2019 with policy platform in bid for Governor

Mississippian’s want more than the ‘next guy in line’ as their next Chief Executive of their state. People are looking for an...

2018 Year in Review

2018 proved to be a big year in the political atmosphere of Mississippi. From major legislation proposed and passed during the regular and special...

State Senator Buck Clarke announces run for State Treasurer

Senator Buck Clarke announced on Wednesday that he plans to run for Mississippi State Treasurer in 2019 and will not seek reelection for his...

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

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...

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

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...

Velesha Williams announces run for Governor – tries to replicate 2015 underdog primary win

When Democrat Velesha Williams announced on Saturday at the Old Capitol Museum in Jackson that she will be running for Governor in 2019 there...

Jeremy England announces run for state Senate for District 51

Jeremy England, a lawyer and lifelong resident of Jackson County has announced his candidacy for the District 51 Senate seat.  This is the seat...

Who says there’s no voter fraud? 25 counts of voter fraud indictments in...

As first reported by Jackson Jambalaya, the Madison County District Attorney's office, led by Assistant DA Bryant Buckley, has handed down 15 indictments on...

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