Mississippi’s prepaid college tuition plan awash in red ink

By Steve Wilson | Mississippi Watchdog The Mississippi Prepaid Affordable College Tuition Plan is open for business again, but questions remain about its financial stability. The program...

Mississippi rolls dice on green energy with taxpayer money

By Steve Wilson | Mississippi Watchdog Companies have placed high-risk wagers with Mississippi tax dollars on green energy. Now, those bets are coming due. FROM TREES...

State Auditor Seizes Hattiesburg City Records. Evidence of Bid Rigging Emerges...

Alleged malfeasance within the city of Hattiesburg’s Public Works Department under the leadership of Russell Davis and Tim Pittman has been well documented in...

Mississippi readily hands out taxpayer money to lure industry

By Steve Wilson | Mississippi Watchdog Mississippi’s state government has handed out taxpayer money like Santa Claus to businesses, either to relocate or expand in...

KiOR filing raises doubts about Columbus biofuel plant

By Steve Wilson | Mississippi Watchdog Green energy might be turning into red ink for Mississippi. The state might be on the hook for most of...

Mississippi Power fires back at Kemper Project foes

KEMPER: The Kemper Project power plant converts lignite coal, mined near the power plant, for conversion into natural gas-like syngas to fire its turbines...

Young Republican Spotlight – Jamey Logan

MSGOP YOUNG REPUBLICAN SPOTLIGHT: Today’s Young Republican Is Tomorrow’s Community Leader!Jamison Logan – Nettleton, Mississippi Jamison studied Communications with a Public Relations emphasis at Mississippi State...

Bill would give MS auditor more power to keep tabs on...

By Steve Wilson | Mississippi Watchdog Since 2009, a half-billion dollars handed out to industry projects by the Mississippi Development Authority hasn’t been subject to...

Suit alleges Hattiesburg city attorney violated attorney-client privilege

By Steve Wilson | Mississippi Watchdog Attorney-client privilege is one of the oldest components of the U.S. legal system, and violating that trust might prove...

Political Possum: Gia Croom’s fainting spell foils $150,000,000 “Sewage Heist” Turning...

As citizens were ordered to vacate citizen’s council quarters for a closed door executive session, Hattiesburg native Gia Croom fell out in the floor in...