Posted: 05/11/2013 - Mississippi health agency to resume pregnancy work.
Posted: 05/11/2013 - New Alabama budget means prison hires, court layoffs.
Posted: 05/10/2013 - The Alabama House of Representatives passed a school safety bill that would allow city and county school systems to hire armed school security officers.
Posted: 05/09/2013 - Adoptions involving foster children will be streamlined in Alabama under a new law.
Posted: 05/08/2013 - Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant says he thinks he can run Medicaid even if lawmakers don't reauthorize the program or set its budget by the time the new fiscal year starts July 1.
Updated: 05/08/2013 - Mississippi's mayoral races resulted
Updated: 05/08/2013 - Meridian voters made their party choices for municipal offices Tuesday. The primaries will decide some races. Others face a June vote.
Posted: 05/07/2013 - The Alabama Legislature passed a sweeping revision to Medicaid that replaces the way the program delivers and pays for care with regional managed care operators.
Posted: 05/07/2013 - A non-profit group has filed a federal lawsuit that claims Mississippi's Jefferson Davis and Walthall counties have more registered voters on the books than residents eligible to vote.
Posted: 05/06/2013 - Efforts by some Alabama legislators to put new restrictions on payday loans and title loans failed in the 2013 session.
Posted: 05/05/2013 - A group of concerned citizens says it is not giving up on their mission of changing local government.
Posted: 05/05/2013 - Most Mississippi cities hold mayoral primaries Tuesday.
Posted: 05/05/2013 - Budgets priority for Alabama lawmakers.
Posted: 05/04/2013 - Alabama Legislature cracks down on painkiller abuse.
Updated: 05/04/2013 - Alabama finance director taking Birmingham job.
Posted: 05/04/2013 - Bill eases voting in Alabama for emergency workers.
Posted: 05/03/2013 - Work should begin soon on several projects to renovate recreation facilities in Meridian Public Schools.