Posted: 03/27/2014 - Disbarred Mississippi attorney Richard "Dickie" Scruggs has been moved to a halfway house in Montgomery, Ala., as he awaits release after serving time in a federal prison for a judicial corruption conviction.
Posted: 03/27/2014 - President Obama and members of Congress have proposed ways to address the issue of rising student loan debt.
Posted: 03/26/2014 - Mississippi schools won't be forced to start the academic year in late August, as they had been expecting to do.
Posted: 03/26/2014 - Mississippi's unemployment rate ticked down to 7.4 percent in January, as a few more people found jobs.
Posted: 03/26/2014 - The Lauderdale County grand jury that met in March has issued its final report.
Posted: 03/26/2014 - Mississippi is expected to bring in more than it planned for this year and next. The numbers are important for lawmakers as they iron out budget details.
Posted: 03/26/2014 - The Alabama Senate has added $1 million to the state tourism department's proposed budget for grants that will be doled out at lawmakers' recommendation.
Posted: 03/25/2014 - Gov. Phil Bryant has signed a welfare drug-testing bill that says applicants who test positive must get treatment in order to get cash.
Updated: 03/25/2014 - A Jackson developer says he'll appeal penalties levied by the secretary of state's office for allegations that he took funds from a mall project and diverted it to a project to build a new police station in Meridian.
Posted: 03/25/2014 - Mississippi lawmakers are increasing the estimate of how much money state government can spend this year and next.
Posted: 03/24/2014 - The Mississippi secretary of state's office says it has found Jackson developer David Watkins took funds from a mall project and diverted it to a project to build a new police station in Meridian.
Posted: 03/24/2014 - Mississippi legislators expect to be busy this week working out final details of a $6 billion budget for the coming year.
Posted: 03/24/2014 - A federal appeals court will hear arguments April 28 in a lawsuit challenging a 2012 Mississippi law that threatens to close the state's only abortion clinic.
Posted: 03/24/2014 - Mississippi sheriffs will get their first pay raise in several years, starting July 1.
Updated: 03/24/2014 - Enrollment will be reopened this fall for the Mississippi Prepaid Affordable College Tuition program.
Posted: 03/23/2014 - High school students to learn CPR in legislation.
Posted: 03/22/2014 - Much to do when Alabama Legislature returns.
Posted: 03/22/2014 - Bryant signs law to set rules for deductibles.
Posted: 03/22/2014 - Tax collectors could get pay increases of $6,500.
Posted: 03/21/2014 - Mississippi lawmakers have revised and passed the final version of a bill designed to make the state's criminal justice system more efficient and less expensive.