Business

Treasury awards $1.82 million to RiverHills Bank, 51 other MS institutions

The U.S. Treasury Department has awarded more than $94.9 million to 52 financial institutions throughout Mississippi, including RiverHills ...

Crime

Claiborne County Sheriff’s Office arrests three for stabbing death, including teenage girl

Three Hermanville residents have been charged after the stabbing death of a male juvenile. On May 25 at ...

Local

Weather system presents weekend threat to Louisiana, Mississippi

Meteorologists with the National Weather Service and Warren County Emergency Management officials are keeping a wary eye on ...

Local

Mississippi school districts targeted by ransomware attacks

By Kate Royals and Will Stribling | Mississippi Today A group of cybercriminals hacked the Vicksburg Warren School District’s servers ...

News

The rise of independent elected officials in Mississippi

By Adam Ganucheau | Mississippi Today Hattiesburg is, no matter how you strike it, a Democratic city. In ...

Local

Warren County Sheriff recalls Eagle Lake evacuation during 2011 Mississippi River Flood

A flood was imminent at Eagle Lake on April 30, 2011, and Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace was ...

Local

Army Corps Official to Hyde-Smith: Yazoo Pumps aligned with ‘environmental justice’ goals

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A Biden administration official on Thursday confirmed U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith’s assertion that the unfinished ...

Crime

Vicksburg man killed in standoff with Louisiana authorities

A Vicksburg man was killed when he attempted to draw his gun on Louisiana State Police troopers during ...

Crime

Mississippi Highway Patrol investigates 104 collisions during Memorial Day enforcement period

Memorial Day weekend was a busy time for members of the Mississippi Highway Patrol, with three fatalities reported ...

Crime

Warren County Sheriff’s Deputies injured during arrest attempt

A Warren County sheriff’s investigator and sheriff’s deputy were treated and released from Merit Health River Region where ...

Local

Veterans travel through Vicksburg on their own course to Run for the Wall

In 1989, Vietnam veterans James Gregory and Bill Evans, joined by 115 other veteran bikers, left San Diego, ...

Crime

Mississippi trooper killed in crash

CANTON — A Mississippi Highway Patrol trooper was killed Friday in a crash on Highway 16, law enforcement ...

News

Judge: Madison didn’t target dead lawyer in Rose Cochran photo scandal

By JEFF AMY | Associated Press A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit claiming a Mississippi city was ...

News

Lobbyist, lawyer accused of role in $85M lumber Ponzi scheme

By LEAH WILLINGHAM | Associated Press/Report for America JACKSON — Two men were indicted this week by a ...

News

Mississippi alligator hunting season to open in August

JACKSON — Alligator hunting in Mississippi opens in late August. The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks ...

Faith

Shaped for Ministry: Bovina Baptist Church mission brings comfort to cancer patients

It began as an effort to help a friend and evolved into a ministry of love.  The Caring ...

Local

Hosemann reviews 2020, 21 sessions

Bills affecting technology, workforce training, and health care — with some side trips to deal with COVID-19 issues ...

Crime

Inmate from Vicksburg escapes from Greenwood Restitution Center

Editor’s Note: This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.  An inmate ...

News

Commissioner Gipson: Don’t Panic Buy Fuel

JACKSON, Miss. – Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Andy Gipson encourages the public across Mississippi to refrain from “panic ...

News

Endangered/Missing Child Alert announced for Tykwon Smith

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued an Endangered/Missing Child Alert for 16-year-old Tykwon Smith of Greenwood, MS, in Leflore County. He is described as ...

News

Mississippi gas prices fall 0.3 cents per gallon

Mississippi gas prices have fallen 0.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.54/g today, according to ...

Health

$3.8M grant aims to fill nurse educator gap in Mississippi

JACKSON (AP) — Sixty-four registered nurses in Mississippi will be eligible for graduate-level education through a $3.8 million ...

Local

Mississippi shipbuilder awarded contract for future warship’s construction

WASHINGTON — The construction of the U.S. Navy’s next LHA, or landing helicopter assault vessel, at Huntington Ingalls ...

Local

Tuition to go up at most Mississippi public universities

JACKSON (AP) — Tuition is increasing at most of Mississippi’s public universities next year. Mississippi Institutions of Higher ...

Business

Mississippi row crop growers lock in 2021 planting intentions

Mississippi row crop growers are planning to plant more soybeans and corn in 2021 than they did last ...

News

MDWFP Conservation Officers awarded Medal of Valor 

Two Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks Conservation Officers have received the Medal of Valor for “their heroic ...

Business

Visit Mississippi: Officials tout the importance state’s tourism industry

JACKSON – Lt. Gov. Delbert Hosemann, Speaker Philip Gunn and tourism professionals from the Mississippi Tourism Association gathered ...

Local

No Confederate Memorial Day in Mississippi’s Lee County

TUPELO (AP) — A Mississippi county named for a Confederate military officer is choosing not to observe Confederate ...

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