The consensus overall top recruit in the nation Robert Nkemdiche has signed to play at Mississippi.
Civil rights advocates say harsh disciplinary practices at many Mississippi schools lead to children being expelled and even incarcerated for minor infractions, policies that disproportionally affect minorities.
A man renovating a historic home found more than 150 human infant bones buried in the cellar.
Catch-22 would be a good name for beer brewed at home in Mississippi.
Crews in Mississippi are cleaning up thousands of dead swamp rats that washed ashore from Hurricane Isaac.
A federal judge on Sunday temporarily blocked enforcement of a Mississippi law that could shut down the only abortion clinic in the state.
A guard was killed and, at one point, hostages were taken during a riot at a Mississippi prison that holds illegal immigrants, authorities said.
Roy Oswalt has left the Phillies to head back to Mississippi.