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House Passes MAEC Funding Bill

Posted: 02/26/2014 - A bill passed overwhelmingly in the Mississippi House to provide funding for the Arts and Entertainment Center in Meridian.

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Committee Revises Teacher Pay Raise Proposal

Posted: 02/26/2014 - An Alabama Senate committee has approved an education budget that tosses out the governor's recommended 2 percent pay raise for public school employees.

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Appeals Court to Hear Mississippi Abortion Law Case

Updated: 02/26/2014 - A federal appeals court is expected to hear oral arguments in late April or early May in a lawsuit challenging a 2012 law that could close Mississippi's only abortion clinic.

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Mayor of Jackson Has Died

Updated: 02/25/2014 - Numerous sources have confirmed the death of Jackson's mayor, Chokwe Lumumba.

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Proposed State Poem and Cat Head Biscuits

Updated: 02/25/2014 - A bill to make "I Am Mississippi" the state poem has again been filed in the Mississippi Legislature. Its author says at the heart of a previous controversy was a line about cat head biscuits.

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Alabama Medicaid Expansion Effort

Updated: 02/26/2014 - Members of the Alabama Legislative Black Caucus are continuing their push for Medicaid expansion.

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Board of Education OKs Common Core Courses

Posted: 02/24/2014 - Mississippi public school students will see new math and English courses aligned to the Common Core state standards beginning next year.

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Bland Backs Out of On the Record

Updated: 02/21/2014 - Meridian Mayor Percy Bland was supposed to be the guest on this week's edition of On the Record, but he backed out just moments before the show was to be recorded Friday.

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House Mulls Early Version of K-12 Budget

Posted: 02/20/2014 - An early budget proposal won't cover all the money that the Mississippi Department of Education requested for elementary and secondary schools.

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Alabama House Approves Ten Commandments Bill

Posted: 02/20/2014 - The Alabama House of Representatives has approved a bill aimed at allowing the Ten Commandments to be displayed in public schools and state buildings.

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