A Mississippi man has taken his wife’s last name after the ACLU complained he was told by state officials that he would need a court order to do so because it was not traditional.
A Mississippi couple says the church where they planned to get married turned them away because they are black.
Two women are asking Mississippi’s governor to spare their brother from execution, even though he killed four of their children, paralyzed another and stabbed one of the sisters.
Mississippi authorities said Friday that robbery appeared to be the motive for a suspect in two roadside slayings that prompted unfounded fears of an impostor police officer pulling over victims.
DeKalb Co (WAOK/AJC)-A cousin fired the shot that killed a Jackson State University freshman from DeKalb County, police said Wednesday. Jarrod Emerson, 25, was charged with murder Wednesday in the death of 19-year-old Nolan Ryan […]
Nineteen year old Deryl Dedmon was sentence to life in prison after pleading guilty for killing James Anderson. Last year, Dedmon and a group of friends hunted down Anderson, beat him, then killed the victim after running him […]
Update: The FBI has opened a civil rights investigation into the death of a black man who Mississippi authorities say was intentionally run down by a white teenager in a pickup truck. Deborah Madden, an […]
The Scott Sisters have been in jail in Mississippi serving double life for a robbery of $11.00 back in 1994. Governor Haley Barbour on Wednesday suspended the sentences of Jamie and Gladys Scott, but with a […]
These women are serving life sentences for an $11.00 theft! Hundreds marched for their freedom .