Updated: 03/26/2013 - Mississippi House members don't want to proceed with a bill including a charter schools expansion favored by the Senate.
Updated: 03/25/2013 - Mississippi Rep. Bennett Malone was in surgery Monday for a pelvic aneurysm.
Posted: 03/25/2013 - The former lawmaker who was with state Rep. Jessica Upshaw before she died in an apparent suicide says she had struggled for years with depression.
Posted: 03/25/2013 - A leading proponent of charter schools may be joining the Mississippi Board of Education.
Updated: 03/25/2013 - Governor Phil Bryant says Jessica Upshaw's death is a loss for the entire state.
Updated: 03/25/2013 - Police investigate death of Mississippi state legislator.
Posted: 03/24/2013 - Alabama Legislature to take on revamp of Medicaid.
Updated: 03/24/2013 - Musgrove: Wrong to ban adoption by gay couples.
Posted: 03/23/2013 - Bill would lower taxes at hazardous Alabama landfill.
Posted: 03/22/2013 - The local NAACP is asking the city of Meridian to delay municipal elections.
Posted: 03/21/2013 - Alabama's governor has signed two bills and an executive order that he says will lead to greater government efficiency and cost savings.
Posted: 03/21/2013 - Gov. Phil Bryant is criticizing members of the state College Board for their opposition to increasing requirements for teaching candidates.
Posted: 03/20/2013 - The secretary of state's office will open bids Thursday for the purchase of 159 parcels of tax forfeited properties in Meridian and Lauderdale County.
Posted: 03/20/2013 - Lawmakers in charge of Mississippi's K-12 education say you can expect sweeping changes by the time the legislative session ends in a few weeks.
Posted: 03/20/2013 - Representatives from community groups and managed care companies are praising the Alabama Legislature's efforts to reorganize the state's Medicaid program.
Updated: 03/21/2013 - A law that addresses the subject of dairy shows has been signed into law.
Posted: 03/19/2013 - The man brought in to manage Handy Hardware says the Texas company does not owe $3.5 million to Lauderdale County.
Posted: 03/19/2013 - Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant has vetoed a bill calling for a study of elected local school boards.