Attala County supervisors have had to revise their plans for road work funded through the state aid program after the State Aid Engineer notified counties the agency wants to ensure that priority is given to addressing problem bridges.
With a stroke of the governor's pen, Mississippi is retiring the last state flag in the U.S. with the Confederate battle emblem — a symbol that's widely condemned as racist.
The Grenada Star and the Tate Record (Senatobia) were slated to change hands July 1, according to a Letter of Intent agreed upon last week by the parties concerned.
Despite a busy session devoted to COVID-19 relief and plugging revenue holes in the state budget, the Mississippi Legislature still found time to pass legislation that either authorized or extended local sales tax levies known as tourism taxes.
Gov. Tate Reeves signed into law 40 bills Thursday, including bills that expand the rights of cottage food operators and another that expands the state’s existing “right to try” law to include some other medical conditions.
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The Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning approved the University of Mississippi’s request to relocate the Confederate Monument from its current campus location, at the front of the Circle on University Avenue, to the University Cemetery, whic