Posted: 12:02 PM Neshoba County has decided not to hire a private company to collect garbage.
Posted: 4:05 PM Alabama's governor is touting Amendment 2 as job creator.
Updated: 11:50 PM A ribbon was cut Thursday for a venture on the Choctaw Reservation that's expected to bring hundreds more jobs to the area.
Updated: 10:32 AM Another Democrat in the Alabama Legislature has switched to the Republican Party.
Posted: 11:42 AM Mississippi judges and prosecutors say their jobs are difficult because they often can't give definite answers about how long a convict will remain in prison.
Posted: 10:59 AM The Mississippi Supreme Court has appointed a special judge to preside over a Forrest County sex case that involves two children.
Updated: 10:21 AM A member of the Alabama Public Service Commission says the state should re-examine its rules.
Updated: 3:07 PM The U.S Department of Justice is requesting more details about Mississippi's voter ID law.
Posted: 2:59 PM Mississippians have until Saturday to register to vote in the Nov. 6 federal election.
Updated: 2:03 PM State officials say 1,705 people in Mississippi were disqualified last budget year from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program for making false claims.
Posted: 10:38 AM State, city and county governments in Alabama collected fewer tax dollars per resident than any other state except Idaho in fiscal 2010.
Posted: 10:12 AM A three-judge panel of the Mississippi Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments on the campus of the University of Southern Mississippi Thursday.
Updated: 12:39 PM A retired republican Supreme Court justice will support a democratic candidate for chief justice.
Posted: 3:12 PM The town of Kosciusko has adopted a ban on sagging plants.
Updated: 10:38 AM Alabama's state schools superintendent says he will seek raises for K-12 employees in the next budget.
Updated: 11:27 PM Mississippi voters are not required to have a photo ID to participate in the Nov. 6 election.
Posted: 10:44 AM State Rep. George Flaggs, a Democrat from Vicksburg who has served in the House since 1988, says he will retire after the 2013 session
Posted: 10:19 AM A casino lobbyist who admitted offering bribes to Alabama legislators has received probation.
Posted: 4:00 PM The head of the Mississippi Development Authority has rejected an appeal by opponents who sought to block rules for offshore gas and oil exploration and leasing.