Ever hear a Mississippi lawmaker get tongue-tied? Then you haven't heard them talk about taxes -- or dummy bills. In the case of Rep. Karl Oliver of Winona, though, tongue-tied would be an improvement.
The Republicans beat back a challenge to the way they've been funding education and achieved a supermajority in both the House and Senate in Tuesday's election. Now the success or failure of Mississippi public schools is on them.
While celebrating the opening of Island View's Beach Tower in 2015, owner Rick Carter shows plans for even more expansion of the casino property in Gulfport -- but the approval for a casino on the south side of US 90 on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, is a new development in the plans.
Island View owner Rick Carter is dreaming big
Navy seaman charged with capital murder in death of transgender woman
Hurricane Katrina: Before, After & Now -- Hancock County
Hurricane Katrina: Before, After & Now -- Gulfport