STATE AND LOCAL
Parents with special-needs kids in Mississippi could soon use taxpayer dollars to send them to faith-based or secular schools, under a new bill approved by the state...
Researchers at Mississippi State University have created a patented process which turns our by-products into an alternative diesel energy source.
Crime & Courts
At least 90 children in central Mississippi are victims of child sex trafficking and many are sold for money and drugs by their own parents, according to an alarming new study.
It’s been almost 60 years since "I Love Lucy"’s “Little Ricky” Keith Thibodeaux was adored by millions of Americans back in the 1950’s.
The Spanish-language class, which will be give four times a year, will teach officers basic commands and help them community with the growing Latino community in the area.
State lawmakers are revving up efforts to abolish or roll back car inspections -- arguing that the government-mandated check-ups amount to little more than a hassle and a tax.
New York City taxpayers are spending $1.5 million opening lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender senior center facilities in all five boroughs in the New York City area.
Mississippi is now the first state in the country to have a call center that provides information on a drug that helps block HIV interactions.
For more than a half century, residents of a tiny western Mississippi community have counted on Dr. Carrol Landrum’s house calls for their health care.
Social media users beware — connecting with people online could be damaging to your health.