4 days ago
A national anti-abortion group, Operation Save America, has targeted Mississippi as a state where it hopes to end abortion, and it has sent people from as far as Colorado and Nevada to protest.
69 days ago
"Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant said the tournament has a $22 million economic impact on the Jackson area.
81 days ago
A'Dia Mathies scored 20 points and No. 10 Kentucky routed Mississippi 90-65 as Wildcats coach Matthew Mitchell tied the school record for victories.
85 days ago
Gracie Frizzell, Valencia McFarland and Diara Moore led the Rebels (9-18, 2-12) with nine points each as Mississippi lost its third straight and seventh in its past eight.
96 days ago
Three states declineThe study looked at Pell grants and enrollment declines in three southern states: Mississippi, Alabama and Arkansas.
98 days ago
Mississippi twister carves long path of wreckage
99 days ago
The National Weather Service says it's getting reports of a large tornado and injuries in southern Mississippi.
99 days ago
Diara Moore scored 16 points, Gracie Frizzell had 12 points and Danielle McCray added 11 points for Mississippi, which lost for the ninth time in its last 10 games.
113 days ago
Marshall Henderson scored 15 points and made the game-winning free throws with 7 seconds remaining to lift No. 23 Mississippi over Auburn 63-61 on Saturday night.
124 days ago
Forecasters say accumulating snow could hit Alabama, Mississippi and other areas of the South that have been dealing with days of soaking rains.
126 days ago
Bill Walker's private foundation claims to support the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources, but records the Sun Herald examined show public money flows from DMR to the foundation.
128 days ago
John Peabody, commander of the corps' Mississippi Valley division.
136 days ago
Colin Fogarty said Friday that an eventual shutdown is possible but unlikely, given the corps' progress at Thebes and its water releases from at least two Midwest lakes into the Mississippi.
146 days ago
That was just counting reports from two utilities: Entergy Corp., which has customers in Arkansas, east Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi, and Cleco Corp. in Louisiana.
160 days ago
The problem was made worse last month when the corps cut the outflow from an upper Missouri River dam by two-thirds - meaning far less Missouri River water flows into the Mississippi.
161 days ago
The drought has left river levels so low that shipping companies are warning that barge traffic downstream on the Mississippi could come to a standstill by the end of the year.
163 days ago
The Mississippi Health Department closed Rose Cancer Clinic in July 2011 because of "unsafe infection control practices" after 11 patients were hospitalized with the same bacterial infection.
171 days ago
"The mighty Mississippi is approaching the point where it may become too shallow for barges that carry food, fuel and other commodities.
172 days ago
Drought threatens to close Mississippi to barges
175 days ago
Showers and thunderstorms are expected to increase during the day in an area from northeastern Texas to west-central Mississippi, including southern Arkansas and northern Louisiana.
177 days ago
Bo Wallace threw for 294 yards and five touchdowns, Donte Moncrief caught three TD passes and Mississippi pulled away in the second half to beat No. 25 Mississippi State 41-24 on Saturday night.
178 days ago
Corps officials say that they are bound by the Missouri River Master Manual to act in the best interest of the Missouri basin and that what happens on the Mississippi is incidental.