Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Mississippi Today

Analysis: Republicans in strong position to hold, maybe increase, legislative majorities

Eric J. Shelton, Mississippi Today/Report For AmericaState representatives prepare for the 2019 legislative session in Jackson Wednesday, January 9, 2019. Republicans are in a strong...

Full 2019 Mississippi candidate list

The following is a complete list of candidates who qualified to compete in the 2019 primary and general elections, provided by the Mississippi Secretary...

‘What we stand for as an Ole Miss family’: Meet the...

Grace MarionFor several weeks, six University of Mississippi students met in a study room at the Croft Institute for International Studies to develop a...

Robert Shuler Smith, Hinds DA claiming to be a ‘modern day...

Associated PressFrom left: Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood and Hinds County District Attorney Robert Shuler Smith Robert Shuler Smith, the Hinds County district attorney and...

A Guest in a divided House: Mississippi’s newest congressman adjusts to...

Susan Walsh / Associated PressRep.-elect Michael Guest, R-Miss., left, watches as his wife Haley Kennedy Guest draws his number during the Member-elect room lottery...

Cleveland hoteliers moving forward without Trump, keeping $6 million in tax...

CLEVELAND — Despite the recent news that Trump Hotels would suspend expansion plans here, a Delta-based operator partnering with the Trumps on the project will...

Former Chief Justice Waller to enter governor’s race, setting up cramped...

Rogelio V. Solis, Associated PressMississippi Supreme Court Chief Justice Bill Waller, Jr.,  presiding over the state Supreme Court in Jackson, Miss. Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves,...

Tate Reeves speaks on blackface, racism and his Confederate-group associations

The Republican lieutenant governor talked more about photographs that surfaced last week of his college fraternity when Reeves was a member in the early 1990s. In...

Jim Hood elaborates on racist photos his fraternity published in yearbook

The state’s lone statewide Democrat talked more about racist photographs that surfaced last week of his college fraternity when Hood was a member in the...

Blackface, Confederate reverence a decades old tradition at Mississippi universities and...

University of MississippiThe 1970 University of Mississippi yearbook shows a member of the Delta Psi fraternity dressed in full Ku Klux Klan robe and...