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Alabama Voters Decide Runoffs Tuesday

Updated: 07/12/2010 - Alabama's runoff elections are Tuesday. There are Democratic runoffs for sheriff in both Choctaw and Sumter counties.

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Lawmakers Still Have Two Retirement Plans

Posted: 07/09/2010 - Mississippi lawmakers continue to see two retirement pensions: the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS), and Supplemental Legislative Retirement Plan (SLRP).

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Petition to Force Choctaw Casino Vote Fails

Updated: 12/23/2010 - The election commission of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians has rejected a petition that sought an election on expansion of tribal gaming into Jones County.

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Sewell, Smoot Hope to Make Alabama History

Updated: 07/07/2010 - The winner of the Democratic primary runoff Tuesday for the 7th Congressional District seat could become the first woman elected to Congress from Alabama in a contested vote.

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Feds Seek Reinstatement of Drilling Moratorium

Updated: 07/07/2010 - Federal authorities have asked an appeals court to reinstate a moratorium on deep water drilling declared after BP's oil well blew out in the Gulf of Mexico.

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New Administrator Begins Work

Updated: 07/06/2010 - Lauderdale County's new administrator is coming into the job facing the same tight budget for Fiscal 2011.

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Sheriff Appointment Latest

Updated: 06/29/2010 - A new sheriff has been appointed in Greene County, Ala., but commissioners are trying to block the governor's choice.

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Vice-President to Visit Gulf

Updated: 06/25/2010 - The White House confirms that Vice-President Joe Biden will travel to the Gulf Coast Tuesday to review the efforts to combat the massive oil spill.

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Supervisors Working on New Budget

Updated: 06/24/2010 - Lauderdale County's board of supervisors has begin the lengthy process of budget meetings, as it prepares an FY 2011 budget.

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Marcy Wins District 2 GOP Runoff

Posted: 06/22/2010 - Bill Marcy won the GOP nomination for Congress in Mississippi's second district. He'll face Democratic Cong. Bennie Thompson in November.

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Judge Blocks Drilling Moratorium

Updated: 06/22/2010 - A federal judge in New Orleans has blocked a six-month moratorium on new deep water drilling projects imposed by President Obama in response to the Gulf oil spill.

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Second District GOP Runoff Tuesday

Posted: 06/22/2010 - Voters in the 2nd Congressional District of Mississippi are choosing a Republican nominee in voting Tuesday.

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Commissioners Challenge Sheriff Appointment

Posted: 06/22/2010 - Greene County commissioners are challenging the governor's appointment of a sheriff for the county as they try to protect the county's electronic bingo casino, which the governor considers illegal.

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Agreement Reached on Name for FBI Building

Posted: 06/18/2010 - A new FBI building in Jackson will be named for three civil rights workers murdered in 1964, as well as for a federal agent who investigated their deaths.

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Bentley Tops Alabama GOP Recount

Updated: 06/18/2010 - Robert Bentley is headed to the Republican runoff for governor as he leads Tim James by more than 200 votes, with just one rural county left to report in the statewide recount.

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Sierra Club, Others Sue to Stop Kemper Plant

Updated: 06/18/2010 - The Sierra Club has filed a lawsuit trying to stop Mississippi Power Co. from developing a coal-fired, electric-generating plant in the east central part of the state.

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