- LGBT rights protesters vow to keep fighting Mississippi law Updated: May-01-16 9:14 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Hundreds of supporters of lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender rights protested Sunday against a new Mississippi law they call discriminatory, saying they're not giving up their fight.
- 71 Army reservists depart Starkville for Middle East service Updated: May-01-16 4:31 pm
- Louisiana investigators seek identity of decayed corpse Updated: May-01-16 4:09 pm
MONTEREY, Louisiana - Investigators are trying to determine whether a corpse found Friday is the body of a missing Concordia Parish man.
- Jackson County ex-sheriff free after house arrest, probation Updated: May-01-16 3:57 pm
PASCAGOULA, Mississippi - Former Jackson County Sheriff Mike Byrd is free from court supervision.
- Warren sheriff seeks new jail as county frets over financing Updated: May-01-16 12:44 pm
VICKSBURG, Mississippi - Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace says his county needs a new jail, but county supervisors say that with stagnant tax receipts, they're unsure how to finance one.
- Tupelo schools are told to plan for special-needs student Updated: May-01-16 12:12 pm
TUPELO, Mississippi - State education officials are requiring the Tupelo school district to develop a plan for how it will meet the physical and educational needs of a student who has cerebral palsy.
- Lamar County starts legal fight over Hattiesburg annexation Updated: May-01-16 12:10 pm
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - Lamar County supervisors are giving notice that they will try to block Hattiesburg's annexation in parts of their county.
- Woman killed when 18-wheeler hits SUV on side of I-20 Updated: Apr-30-16 5:34 pm
FLOWERS, Mississippi - A Mississippi woman was killed when a tractor-trailer struck one of two vehicles that had pulled over because of a flat tire on Interstate 20.
- Grammy museums director wants repeal of Mississippi LGBT law Updated: Apr-30-16 4:25 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - After opening the only Grammy Museum outside Los Angeles in the Mississippi Delta, the museums' director Bob Santelli had planned to bring his 28-year-old son to visit the high-tech facility honoring the cradle of the blues.
- Heavy rains cause slide at Winterville Mounds park Updated: Apr-30-16 2:06 pm
GREENVILLE, Mississippi - Public access is restricted at part of the Winterville Mounds Archaeological Park near Greenville after heavy rains last month caused a slope failure on the largest mound.
- Prisoner death at Parchman being investigated Updated: Apr-30-16 12:54 pm
PARCHMAN, Mississippi - Officials continue to investigate the death of an inmate at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman.
- After La. trial, man could be tried in Miss. burning death Updated: Apr-30-16 12:33 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - A man charged in the burning death of a Mississippi woman might be taken back to that state for trial even if he is convicted on unrelated charges in Louisiana.
- Group aims to reduce theft from ag operations in 3 states Updated: Apr-30-16 10:45 am
STONEVILLE, Mississippi - A new group trying to reduce metal theft from agriculture operations in Mississippi, Louisiana and Arkansas.
- Judge orders Madison County to make $3M in bond payments Updated: Apr-29-16 6:27 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Madison County may appeal a federal judge's order that it make $3.16 million in bond payments related to a development project.
- Ole Miss to investigate Tunsil's comments on receiving cash Updated: Apr-29-16 6:27 pm
Laremy Tunsil said enough about Mississippi at the NFL draft for the university to launch an investigation into his time at the school. Now, the former Rebel offensive lineman only wants to talk about his new team, the Miami Dolphins.
- New signs show off entrance of USM Gulf Park campus Updated: Apr-29-16 5:39 pm
LONG BEACH, Mississippi - The president of the University of Southern Mississippi says a new gateway entrance at the Gulf Park campus is a symbol of the school's commitment to growth and progress.
- Woman indicted in Moss Point double shooting Updated: Apr-29-16 10:12 am
PASCAGOULA, Mississippi - A 28-year-old Pascagoula woman is facing two felony charges in a shooting in Moss Point that wounded a man and woman.
- Embezzlement charge dropped against ex-realty employee Updated: Apr-29-16 6:34 am
PASCAGOULA, Mississippi - A 48-year-old woman accused in the embezzlement of hundreds of thousands of dollars from a realty company she worked for is no longer facing prosecution.
- Lumberton stream named in honor of WWII veteran Updated: Apr-29-16 3:20 am
LUMBERTON, Mississippi - A stream in Lumberton has been named in honor of a World War II veteran who frequented the area for hunting and fishing.
- Caterpillar closing 5 more plants amid low demand Updated: Apr-28-16 6:49 pm
OXFORD, Mississippi - Caterpillar Inc. says it will close five more factories - including an Oxford, Mississippi, plant - as the Peoria, Illinois-based heavy equipment maker reacts to slowing demand for construction and mining equipment worldwide by cutting capacity.
- MSU boosts fundraising goal to $1 billion by 2020 Updated: Apr-28-16 4:21 pm
STARKVILLE, Mississippi - Mississippi State University is raising the goal of its current fundraising drive to $1 billion by 2020.
- State representative resigning to run Mississippi AARP group Updated: Apr-28-16 4:14 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - A state representative is leaving the Legislature to lead the Mississippi chapter of the AARP.
- Heavy rain floods some homes on Mississippi Gulf Coast Updated: Apr-28-16 3:18 pm
GULFPORT, Mississippi - The mayor of Gulfport, Mississippi, has declared a state of emergency because of heavy rain and widespread flooding in the largest city on the state's Gulf Coast.
- Mississippi man, horse killed by lightning strike Updated: Apr-28-16 7:30 am
MANTACHIE, Mississippi - Authorities in Mississippi say a man and the horse he was riding were struck by lightning and killed.
- Itawamba deputies investigating deadly ATV crash Updated: Apr-28-16 7:24 am
FULTON, Mississippi - Itawamba County deputies are investigating an all-terrain vehicle accident that claimed the life of an 11-year-old boy in the Peaceful Valley community.