Last week, a search team that includes Till family members discovered the original, unserved arrest warrant for the only living accomplice to Till’s death.
Chancellor Debbra Halford of Franklin County in the 4th District was appointed by Mississippi Supreme Court Chief Justice Michael Randolph.
The insurance commissioner describes both parties as “unreasonable” and has announced his department will conduct a review to determine whether Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi is complying with the state’s network adequacy regulations.
Marty Walsh told Black farm workers his office would combat racist wage and hiring practices by white farm owners during his visit to the Mississippi Delta.
Southern Miss President Rodney Bennett announced in January he was stepping down before the termination of his current contract.
As the pendulum swings…
More than a quarter of same-sex couples in Mississippi are raising kids, which is higher than the national rate of 17.2%. View the data.
Sick Mississippi children who have been continuing to receive care at in-network rates must now pay large medical bills or get their care out of state.
A report from the Commonwealth Fund also saw Mississippi had the highest number of excess deaths during a two-year period from 2020 to 2022.
Tensions outside the state’s only abortion clinic are high as the day the trigger law banning the procedure in most cases gets closer.
An unserved arrest warrant in the lynching case of Black teenager Emmett Till nearly 70 years ago has been found in the basement of a Mississippi courthouse.
Mississippi Today has compiled answers to relevant questions about abortion in the state after Roe v. Wade has been overturned.
At the three-year mark since state investigators looked into welfare misspending, there remain as many questions as answers.
A Mississippi Today investigation found at least five Delta farms paid their primarily Black local workforce less than temporary workers from other countries.
Mississippi Today reporter Sara DiNatale spent eight months investigating the state of the farming workforce in the Delta.