- Senate panel seeks appointed local school superintendents Updated: Feb-10-16 4:55 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi lawmakers are making a fresh push to have 55 elected local school superintendents appointed by school boards instead, with the Senate Education Committee approving such a bill Wednesday.
- No charges as investigation continues in gun shop shootout Updated: Jan-25-16 1:41 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Pearl River County officials say they're still investigating a shootout over a $25 service charge that left a gun shop owner and his 17-year-old son dead.
- Sheriff: gun shop shootout over $25 kills 2, wounds 2 Updated: Jan-24-16 2:38 pm
PICAYUNE, Mississippi - A gun shop owner and his 17-year-old son died in a shootout over a $25 service charge, and another man and his 29-year-old son are hospitalized, Mississippi authorities said.
- Former Pearl River town clerk arrested for theft Updated: Jan-20-16 5:30 pm
COVINGTON, Louisiana - A Mississippi woman is free on bond after admitting stealing up to $4,500 worth of utility payments while she worked as Pearl River's town clerk.