- Mother, 4-year-old daughter killed in wreck with 18-wheeler Updated: May-22-15 5:01 am
OCEAN SPRINGS, Mississippi - The Mississippi Highway Patrol confirmed a mother and daughter from Gautier were killed after an 18-wheeler hit their car outside of Ocean Springs.
- Court lets conviction stand in mother-in-law slaying Updated: May-22-15 4:44 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - The Mississippi Supreme Court declined Thursday to hear the appeal of a Byhalia man who argued he deserved a new trial because he received poor legal advice when he pleaded guilty to the 2002 slaying of his mother-in-law.
- Hinds judge loses fight over bar to public defender Updated: May-21-15 4:05 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - The Mississippi Supreme Court says Hinds County Circuit Judge Jeff Weill cannot bar an assistant public defender from his court.
- Attorneys seek mental hearing for Miss. death row inmate Updated: May-19-15 1:40 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Attorneys for a Mississippi death row inmate are asking the state Supreme Court to order a hearing on his mental health as a possible step toward overturning his conviction.
- Court says city can't stop re-renting of mobile home spaces Updated: May-18-15 4:52 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - The Mississippi Supreme Court has ruled the city of Richland cannot stop a mobile home park from re-renting vacated spaces.
- Mississippi high court lets ruling stand Updated: May-15-15 4:34 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - The Mississippi Supreme Court let stand Thursday a lower court decision that a man who fell through a hole in a catwalk above the Amory High School stage can sue the school district after all.
- Vardaman man hit, killed by truck Updated: May-13-15 6:19 am
STARKVILLE, Mississippi - Authorities say a pedestrian struck by an 18-wheeler in Oktibbeha County has died.
- 1 Dem, 1 Republican headed to US House runoff in Mississippi Updated: May-13-15 5:00 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - Democrat Walter Zinn and Republican Trent Kelly will spend the next three weeks competing for support in a north Mississippi congressional race after emerging from a field of 13 candidates in a special election.
- Man appeals conviction in 2009 fatal shooting Updated: May-13-15 4:46 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi Supreme Court has scheduled oral arguments for May 27 in the appeal of a Moselle man convicted of manslaughter in in 2013 Forrest County.
- John Daly's fiancee seeks dismissal of ex-wife's lawsuit Updated: May-12-15 12:25 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Professional golfer John Daly's fiancee says his ex-wife shouldn't be allowed to sue her over accusations that she broke up their marriage.
- Mississippi high court validates MHSAA rule challenge Updated: May-09-15 12:17 pm
OLIVE BRANCH, Mississippi - The Mississippi Supreme Court says a high school athlete can challenge a decision that barred him from playing football for Olive Branch High School.
- Mississippi highway dept. apply for I-22 designation Updated: May-06-15 10:23 am
TUPELO, Mississippi - The Mississippi Transportation Commission has authorized the Mississippi Department of Transportation to submit an application for approval to designate U.S. Highway 78 as Interstate 22 in north Mississippi.
- New lawmaker Mathis sworn in at Mississippi Capitol Updated: Apr-29-15 7:20 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - The Mississippi House is back up to its full membership of 122 people.
- Mississippi governor and Israeli ambassador push trade Updated: Apr-28-15 7:27 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Leaders of Israel and Mississippi say they want to increase what is now a tiny trade between the Magnolia State and Middle Eastern nation, building an economic relationship on top of political ties.
- Bryant vetoes bill he calls weak on ditching Common Core Updated: Apr-23-15 8:05 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Republican Gov. Phil Bryant on Thursday vetoed a bill that some lawmakers said would move Mississippi away from the Common Core academic standards adopted by this state and many others.
- Bryant vetoes include proposal on control of Coast Coliseum Updated: Apr-23-15 6:40 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant has vetoed bills he says would make bad or unnecessary changes to state law.
- Mississippi highway dept. cracking down on political signs Updated: Apr-22-15 10:10 am
COLUMBUS, Mississippi - Political candidates in Lowndes County are finding out the hard way that the proper use of a measuring tape could be every bit as important as the art of a good handshake.