Suspected serial killer confesses to 5 Mississippi deaths

5 Mississippi homicides are linked to a man suspected in dozens of deaths
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State approves ratings for special schools over complaints

Mississippi's state Board of Education is approving A-to-F school ratings for a school district, plus four schools that teach special populations, despite compl
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Driver's license offices closing 1 day in south Mississippi

Driver's license offices are closing for one day this week in 13 cities in south Mississippi
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Mississippi school districts get projected ratings

The Mississippi Department of Education has projected but not approved 2017-18 ratings on an A to F scale for the state's school districts and charter schools
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Mississippi shipyard gets $78M contract for crew barges

A Mississippi shipyard is getting a $78 million contract to start building barges for U.S. Navy crews to live aboard when their ships are being repaired or over
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Analysis: Legislative transparency a matter of perspective

Analysis: Legislative transparency in Mississippi a matter of perspective
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Man sentenced to life after dead woman found tied to tree

A Mississippi man has pleaded guilty to murder, a year and a half after some church parishioners found the burned and decomposed body of his live-in girlfriend
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Analysis: Mississippi in line for savings account boost

Analysis: Mississippi in line for savings account boost, but balance still might not be enough to cushion a downturn
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Governor and lieutenant governor call for teacher pay raises

Mississippi's governor and lieutenant governor say they will support teacher pay raises in the 2019 legislative session, months before state elections
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Earmarked projects approved by Mississippi lawmakers

Mississippi lawmakers have earmarked $111 million in projects in a bill that they passed
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Mississippi House roll call vote to pass a lottery bill

The Mississippi House has passed a bill that would create a state lottery, sending it to Gov. Phil Bryant, who is expected to sign it into law
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Analysis: Appeal over charter school funding heats up

Analysis: Inevitable appeal over Mississippi charter school property tax transfers picks up steam
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Mississippi House roll call vote on creating state lottery

A bill to create a state lottery in has passed the state House after debate on the proposed lottery corporation's powers
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Man faces new charges in Mississippi road rage death

A Mississippi man faces new charges in a road rage death earlier this year
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Bear in park surprises, worries Gautier residents

Bear sightings in a park in a south Mississippi town have residents surprised and wary
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NJ Sen. Booker stumps for fellow Dem Espy in Mississippi

Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey is campaigning for a fellow Democrat in a U.S. Senate race in Mississippi
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Analysis: Even modest revenue growth good news for lawmakers

Analysis: Even modest revenue growth, like that recorded in the budget year ended June 30, is good news for Mississippi lawmakers
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Hyde-Smith collects $1.6M; McDaniel unveils list of policies

The same day an appointed U.S. senator in Mississippi said she has raised more than $1.6 million in campaign cash, one of her opponents released a list of polic
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The Latest: Senate candidate has 'Contract With Mississippi'

A Republican in a U.S. Senate race is releasing what he calls a "Contract With Mississippi."
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Appointed US senator in Mississippi reports raising $1.6M

An appointed U.S. senator in Mississippi says she has raised more than $1.6 million in campaign cash
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Correction: Bloomberg Grant-Mississippi story

Correction: Bloomberg Grant-Mississippi story
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3 charged after Mississippi man's body is found in well

Three people in Mississippi are charged with capital murder after a man's body was found in a well
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Cities cancel Christmas activities over weather threat

Christmas is going to have to wait for some parts of the Deep South because of a threat of severe weather
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Ogunbowale scores 30 as No. 1 Irish rout No. 14 Iowa 105-71

Arike Ogunbowale scored 30 points and her fellow starters all finished in double figures as No. 1 Notre Dame routed 14th-ranked Iowa 105-71
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