A Music Lover's Guide To The SouthGuide to five of the most important cities to visit in the South for music lovers
Mississippi Faces Struggle Over Confederate Emblem In FlagThe next big struggle over Old South symbols is shaping up in Mississippi, where the rebel X has fluttered over the Capitol and other public buildings for more than a century as part of the state flag.
Top Mississippi Lawmaker Wants Confederate Battle Emblem Removed From State FlagA top Mississippi lawmaker said Monday that the Confederate battle emblem is offensive and needs to be removed from the state flag.
Mississippi School Superintendent Drops Graduation Cheering ChargesMississippi school superintendent who pressed charges against four parents who cheered at a high school graduation ceremony has now dropped those charges.
B.B. King Funeral To Take Place Saturday In MississippiKing was 89 when he died May 14 in Las Vegas. At his request, his body was returned to his native Mississippi for a final homecoming.
Mississippi Subway Employee Fired For Post Celebrating Police DeathsSubway restaurant employee Sierra McCurdy reportedly posted a photo on Facebook in which she appears to celebrate the shooting deaths of two Hattiesburg police officers.
Mother: Son Accused In Officer Killings Had Drug ProblemMarvin Banks' drug use and drinking had worsened in recent years and he was hearing voices in his head.
2 Mississippi Officers Fatally Shot; 3 Suspects ArrestedThree people were arrested — and two were charged with capital murder — after two Mississippi police officers were shot to death during a traffic stop, a state law enforcement spokesman said Sunday.
Ga. Man Suspected Of Killing 5 Arrested In MississippiAuthorities say a west Georgia man accused in the deaths of his wife and four others has been arrested.
Graceland Too Auction Ends Quickly As Contents Sold TogetherIt was now or never for lovers of Graceland Too, north Mississippi's eccentric shrine to Elvis Presley.
Mississippi Lawmakers Propose Making Bible The State BookTwo separate bills in the state legislature would make the holy book a state symbol.
Salvation Army Bell Ringer Arrested In MississippiGulfport police say a Salvation Army bell ringer who reported a man ran off with her kettle of cash just as she was finishing her shift has been arrested for lying about the incident.