Tuesday, September 25, 2018

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Higher spending on shrinking Jackson public schools belies complaints about charters

In its lawsuit that could cut off funding for public charter schools, the Southern Poverty Law Center calls the redirection of state and local property tax...

Higher spending on shrinking Jackson public schools belies complaints about charters

In its lawsuit that could cut off funding for public charter schools, the Southern Poverty Law Center calls the redirection of state and local...

Despite Trump’s proposed cuts, Essential Air Service is not going anywhere

LANDED: Skywest Airlines serves Meridian and Hattiesburg-Laurel under the Essential Air Service program, which subsidizes flights to airports serving less-urban areas. The Essential Air Service...

Despite Trump’s proposed cuts, Essential Air Service is not going anywhere

The Essential Air Service program, originally intended to sunset after one decade, is now in its fifth. And despite being targeted for cuts in...

Cybersecurity audit finds students can access obscene material on school computers

BUSTED: A cybersecurity audit by the Mississippi State Auditor’s office found objectionable material or possible access to objectionable material on a survey of 150...

Mississippi Power announces yet another operational date for the Kemper Project

DELAYED: The Kemper Project will be operational by April 30, the company said in an filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Mississippi Power...

Mississippi charter schools case hinges on key constitutional question

INTERVENOR: Mississippi Justice Institute Director Mike Hurst argued in Hinds County Chancery Court along with other attorneys against a case brought by the Southern...

Mississippi charter schools case hinges on key constitutional question

A lawsuit brought by the Southern Poverty Law Center that threatens funding for Mississippi charter schools could hinge on a key constitutional question after...

Mississippi Power announces yet another operational date for the Kemper Project

Mississippi Power says the Kemper Project clean coal power plant will be operational by April 30 and that the previously announced delay will cost...