Posted: 04/01/2013 - A new survey of Alabama teachers finds that a majority of them support having armed security officers in their schools.
Posted: 03/31/2013 - The Alabama Legislature begins the second half of its 2013 session Tuesday.
Posted: 03/31/2013 - Mississippi lawmakers were working Sunday to send bills for the $5.5 billion budget to Gov. Phil Bryant.
Posted: 03/29/2013 - With the primaries only a little more than a month away, candidates for office are trying to reach voters.
Posted: 03/28/2013 - Coalitions are urging lawmakers not to pass a bill to put more armed officers in and around schools.
Updated: 03/29/2013 - Mississippi flags to be lowered honoring Rep. Upshaw.
Posted: 03/28/2013 - BancorpSouth is setting aside a $500 million loan fund aimed at Mississippi businesses, saying it will work with state officials to find qualified borrowers.
Posted: 03/27/2013 - More than 200 health advocates, doctors and others rallied at the Mississippi Capitol Wednesday, asking legislators to expand Medicaid to the working poor.
Posted: 03/27/2013 - Some Mississippi House members shifted their positions on a bill that would provide for charter school expansion in the state, allowing it to move forward Wednesday.
Updated: 03/27/2013 - Mississippi lawmakers say they're getting closer to agreeing on details of a budget for fiscal year 2014.
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.