- Carmichael, GOP nominee twice for Mississippi governor, dies Updated: Feb-01-16 5:26 pm
MERIDIAN, Mississippi - Gil Carmichael, a two-time Republican nominee for Mississippi governor in the 1970s and head of the Federal Railway Commission under President George H.W. Bush, has died. He was 88.
- Man files appeal on conviction he sent poison-laced letters Updated: Jan-28-16 8:13 am
ABERDEEN, Mississippi - A Mississippi man seeks to overturn his 2014 conviction that he sent poison-laced letters to President Barack Obama and others.