Posted: 11/21/2013 - The U.S. Senate has voted to weaken filibusters and make it harder for Republicans to block confirmation of the president's nominees for judges and other top posts.
Posted: 11/21/2013 - A state program that lets families lock in college tuition rates will stay closed for now.
Updated: 11/21/2013 - The Lauderdale County School District is being recognized by state leaders. For the second year in a row the Mississippi School Board Association is honoring the district with a Lighthouse School Leader Award; it recognizes the top school districts in Mississippi.
Posted: 11/20/2013 - The Riley Foundation has awarded their largest single grant to date to Mississippi State University.
Posted: 11/20/2013 - Efforts to delay implementation of changes in the federal flood insurance program have run into roadblocks on both sides of Capitol Hill.
Updated: 11/20/2013 - The vote was unanimous by Meridian's City Council to rezone some property on 24th Avenue for a Dollar General Store. The lot is one of the same ones the same developer wanted to build on about a year-and-a-half ago, but residents protested, causing him to back out.
Updated: 11/19/2013 - The Symphony League celebrates its 50Th anniversary.