New Education Funding Formula passes in the House, will do away with MAEP #msleg...

Wednesday, the House passed the Mississippi Uniform Per Student Funding Formula Act of 2018, or HB957 with a vote of 66-54, two Democrats voting...

OPINION: Bill Would Give HOA’s Taxing Authority

A bill in the Mississippi legislature could give a homeowner’s association the right to levy property taxes on the residents that live there. By: Steve...

Public Service Commission Closes Book on Kemper

Approved agreement protects customers from failed technology; Mississippi Power Company rates to decrease At its open meeting this Tuesday, the Public Service Commission unanimously voted...

Charter schools on the slow rise in Mississippi

Since 1992, charter schools have been developing around the country in an effort to give parents additional choices for their child’s education. Charter schools...

Legislators now openly question AG Jim Hood’s role in “the road project” investigation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LApxNDiq0yk When asked at a press conference on Tuesday whether he believed there was a personal conflict with his office investigating and if he should...

What does the future of #MAEP look like?

Ed formula rewrite efforts emerge early in '18 session with EdBuild set to return Efforts to rewrite Mississippi’s school funding formula are expected to ramp...

The upshot of next week’s midterms – by the numbers

Mississippians are about to get a pretty definitive glimpse as to what sort of state it lives in. These midterms offer a pretty fascinating range...

Mississippi American Legion Boys State Accepting Applicants, Offering Scholarships

Mississippi American Legion Boys State is looking for rising high school seniors to join their leadership program this summer. Students can compete for scholarship...

Legislative budget hearings set for Monday

The schedule has been set for Legislative budget hearings, and it looks to be packed into one day. Meetings begin on Monday, Sept. 17 at...

LG Tate Reeves responds to AG Jim Hood’s comments on #msleg

LG Tate Reeves responds to comments from AG Jim Hood on #msleg “In three short paragraphs, Jim Hood managed to offer his support for raising...

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