The Mississippi Fire Marshal's office is giving away smoke alarms to try to reduce fire deaths.
The search is on for a new leader of the University of Mississippi.
A Mississippi jury has awarded a total of more than $3 million to five African American strippers after a federal judge found the women worked under worse conditions than their white colleagues.
A University of Mississippi sociology professor criticized for encouraging "acts of aggression" against Republican politicians was granted tenure by a divided College Board on Thursday.
Call it Medicaid reform, not Medicaid expansion.
A federal judge is rejecting attempts by Mississippi officials to throw out a federal government lawsuit challenging how the state runs its mental health system.
An assistant principal at a Mississippi high school faces statutory rape charges.
A Mississippi police officer who was shot to death on duty was "a good cop" who took pride in his job, the mayor of Biloxi said Monday at the officer's funeral.
A Mississippi county sheriff's office has stopped publishing inmate mug shots on its website.
An outspoken civil rights activist who was born to sharecroppers in the segregated American South and rose to become the first African American woman to win a mayor's race in Mississippi has died.
Mississippi is enjoying more robust tax collections in the current budget year than in the last one, which is a reflection of a healthier economy.
About one-third of Mississippi school districts reported problems Friday with the electronic system that students use to take statewide math and English-language arts tests.
A fifth person has been arrested on charges stemming from the slaying of a Mississippi police officer outside his police station.
Second-term Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves continues to have the strongest fundraising effort among the candidates running for Mississippi governor, according to new finance reports filed Friday.
Police in Mississippi are looking for a gunman who approached a uniformed officer outside a Biloxi police station and shot him dead.
Public Service Commissioner is the hardest job that few people are thinking about in Mississippi's crowded election year.
A recent tornado in Mississippi damaged one of the monuments dedicated to Union soldiers who fought in the Civil War.
Officials say a traveler with measles who visited Mississippi last month did not infect anyone in the state.
A photographer who captured iconic images of black students challenging segregation is donating his camera to the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum.
Investigators say a north Mississippi man they arrested on child pornography charges has millions of images of minors.
1. Unlicensed workers injured when house collapses COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Emerson withdrawing from J.L. King Center STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. Starkville's Leslie Fye named Mississippi Parent of the Year STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Airport board: Columbus-Lowndes airport improving under new operator COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY