Friday Feb 28
The Huffington Post
Antwaun Sargent: On Innocence and Black Boys in America
I dropped in on my friend's third grade literature class a few days ago. The class was starting a unit on slavery.
MHP Trooper shortage meeting
Mississippi Highway Patrol troopers along with Governor Phil Bryant are scheduled to meet Wednesday morning at the State Capitol to address the need for funding during a trooper shortage.
Special ed vouchers would give parents some choices
Among its findings: Parents had to battle public schools to get federally mandated services for their children; the state had few qualified teachers to provide an appropriate education to disabled students; and just 17 percent of special-needs children graduated high school.
Case Files: Emmitt Till
We take you to Money, Mississippi, where there's an effort to preserve murdered-teen Emmitt Till's place in history.
Trooper shortage creates problem for MHP
The Department of Public Safety says it's in crisis because there aren't enough troopers on Mississippi's highways.
Should Mississippi have the lottery?
NUMBERS TONIGHT. 16 WAPT'S JENNIFER ORTEGA WHY THE STATE ISN'T TAKING THE GAMBLE.
Hey America, Why Does The Value Of My Life Mean So Little To You? [Opinion]
In August of 1955 a 14-year-old Chicago boy named Emmett Till went to visit his relatives in Money, Mississippi.