State Auditor Shad White, in a report last week, gave the Mississippi Legislature a good way to justify this year’s pay raise for teachers in public schools.
There is a disturbing trend unfolding at Mississippi’s universities: Fewer people are attending them.
We’re still struggling to find the right words after learning of the death of Aubry Brent Jr. Monday.
Brent was a giant in this community.
Ann Dahl makes an interesting story as a flood-control activist. It’s a role she’s taken on passionately, but quite by accident.
Dahl’s personal timing could not have been worse.
If Jim Hood truly believes that Tate Reeves abused his office to try to get an access road built — at taxpayers’ expense — to the gated community where the Republican lieutenant governor lives, then Hood needs to distance himself from investigating the matter.
Stanley Davis, the friendly face behind the counter at 49 Exxon (previously Mayfield’s) for three decades, is moving on to a new chapter in his career.
Looking around the flooded region of Yazoo County and the South Delta remains a depressing sight after all this time.
As the sun set and darkness fell on the flooded plain, where you’d normally see the scattered lights of houses among the fields, there was nothing.
As Democrats hoping to oust Donald Trump next year begin the process of weeding out their field of 20 hopefuls, many of the candidates seem bent on promising the electorate the moon.
Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves maintains Mississippi’s graduation rate has risen to the national average over the past five years because the state has held students to higher standards.
The bipartisan sentiment building up in Washington against social media giants Facebook and Google suggests that in the not-too-distant future, changes will be forced on them to reduce their monopolies, curb their snooping and better police the content they distribute.