For the third consecutive year, Mississippi high school graduation rates inched closer to the national average. The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) released today the graduation rates for the last school year, a four-year graduation rate of 82.3 percent.
Options for modernizing its troubled education funding system Monday to a joint meeting of the House and Senate Education and Appropriations committees.
Two female offenders escaped the Flowood Restitution Center early Tuesday morning, but were captured in Attala County late Tuesday night
Kayla Renee Armstrong, 29, and Brittany Ann Castens, 31, are both on probation for drug-related charges.
Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) crews across the state continue efforts to clear roads and bridges in the Jackson-Metro area.
The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) is reporting ice on roads and bridges in several counties in north and central Mississippi.