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Veteran competitors were the winners in Friday night's preliminary competition at the annual Miss Mississippi Pageant held at the Vicksburg Convention Center.
Meridian Mayor Percy Bland hosted a prayer breakfast this morning as part of reconciliation week.
A fight broke out about 10 p.m. Thursday among a group of inmates in one of the six housing units, said spokesman Issa Arnita of Management and Training Corporation, which runs the Walnut Grove Correctional Facility through a state contract.
These were taken in fall 2009. - hhanks , CNN iReport producer The Mississippi River reveals herself in stages.
No doubt, Haley Barbour and his political machine do not want to lose their foothold in the state of Mississippi.
Officials here are trying to nail down a cause and a cure for what seems to be a rash of killings.
Five cities in South Mississippi are among more than three dozen statewide that are accredited National Main Street Programs this year.
Magee Police Chief Randy Crawford told WJTV-TV that 63-year-old Jerrell Eubanks, a resident of the Hillcrest Nursing Home, was arrested on second degree murder charges Wednesday after the Tuesday death of 83-year-old William Park.
On June 2, 1964, while hundreds of Freedom Summer volunteers were still finishing their training in Oxford, Ohio, three civil rights workers went missing in Neshoba County, Miss.
The FBI is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the opening of its Jackson Field Office with a special ceremony featuring dignitaries and officials.
National conservative election integrity organization True The Vote has asked a federal judge to issue a restraining order against the Mississippi Republican Party, alleging that the state GOP may be engaged in the destruction of evidence of alleged voter fraud from the June 24 GOP primary runoff.
Chris McDaniel, 41, the flawed paladin of the tea party persuasion who in Mississippi's Republican Senate primary failed to wrest the nomination from the faltering hands of six-term incumbent Thad Cochran, 76, came into politics after a stint in talk radio.
From bouffants and blowouts to feathered bangs and bouncy curls, the faces of past pageant winners offer a glimpse into the history of Mississippians themselves.
Last week we learned this Former GOP Governor Haley Barbour Was Behind Racist anti-Tea Party Pro-Cochran Ads in Mississippi The former governor's group paid for the racist radio ads.
FOR A CITY so prolific in clothing production, the market for plus-size apparel is just catching up.
True the Vote has refiled its suit over access to election records from the June 24 Republican runoff and has added more plaintiffs and defendants.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 03:20 am
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