The chairman of the Mississippi Republican Party is urging voters to go back to the polls in three weeks to finish the job of selecting nominees in three Congressional races. Frank Bordeaux calls them “high stakes races”. Two of the runoffs involve Republican incumbents. ... Read More.
U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., and Congressmen Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., and Michael Guest, R-Miss., Monday announced a $3.75 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to support the Mississippi Public School Consortium for Educational Access.The Consortium, comprised of 12... Read More.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Department of Education Tuesday released proposed 2018-19 ratings on an A to F scale for the state's school districts and charter schools.The state Board of Education is scheduled to vote Thursday on the grades, after a lower... Read More.