Joe Biden steps in a pile of Eastland’s segregationist crap – Bennie Thompson tries...

Outrage has begun over comments by leading Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden that fondly recalled the civility and working relationships with notorious fellow Democrat,...

Tate Reeves and Bill Waller launch new TV spots

Today two Republican candidates for Governor in Mississippi, Tate Reeves and Bill Waller, launched new TV ads. Waller's new ad, titled “Integrity” is the second...

Phil Bryant and Haley Barbour back different Republicans in state treasurer’s race

Two major GOP leaders in Mississippi have pledged their support to two different candidates in the race for state treasurer.  It's unusual that the...

Are there better options to the standardized testing mess in Mississippi K12 schools?

If state Rep. Tom Miles has anything to do with it, the debate over standardized testing in Mississippi public schools is far from over. Actually,...

Mississippi among six states to receive 2019 Gold Shovel Award for economic development

Mississippi is one of six states to receive the coveted 2019 Gold Shovel Award for large job creation and investment projects in diverse industries. According...

The political horserace for the Ole Miss Chancellor – who will it be?

Yeah.  I said it.  Politics. For all the academic high-mindedness that normally goes into the search for the leader of a large public university, the...

PSC Race: Northern District Commissioner unopposed, discusses achievement and future of the commission

Public Service Commissioner for the Northern District Brandon Presley is running unopposed for the seat that he's held since 2008, but that didn't stop...

U.S. Senator Thad Cochran Passes Away

U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), who represented Mississippi in Congress for more than 45 years, passed away peacefully early Thursday morning in Oxford.  Services...

Governor Phil Bryant signs major legislative conservative reforms into law

On Wednesday at the Capitol, Governor Phil Bryant signed four different bills into law. The include: The Criminal Justice Reform, School Safety Act, Landowner...

Will there be a Mississippi Democrat gubernatorial primary debate?

Candidate for governor, Hinds County District Attorney Robert Shuler Smith has proposed a debate between Democratic candidates for Governor prior to the August 6...

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