| Mar 12, 2010
While the ACLU takes the case of a cancelled Mississippi prom to federal court, over a same sex date, a New Orleans hotel owner has offered to bring that prom here.
Sean Cummings, owner of International House hotel downtown was incensed when he read...
| Apr 18, 2010
Some think a bill to limit the liability of float-builders would damage future attempts for float riders or watchers to sue when parade festivities hurt or kill someone.
The bill by Rep. Jeff Arnold, D-New Orleans, would require proof of gross negligence...
| Apr 21, 2010
The U.S. Marshals' Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force in New Orleans arrested Darrel Tillis today without incident in the 1900 block of Arts Street in New Orleans.
Tillis was wanted by the Jackson Police Department, Jackson, MS for the murder of 28-...
| May 23, 2010
Seven birds native to our coast were relocated to Central Florida. They're the latest ones to make it out alive after being found covered in oil. ABC26 News Reporter Vanessa Bolano has more.
It's been a tough week for many adult brown pelicans, but...
| Jun 18, 2010
The head of a new office created to process claims from the BP oil spill says a plan to handle the remaining damage claims will be in place in 30 to 45 days.
Kenneth Feinberg was chosen by President Barack Obama and BP to oversee the Independent Claims...
| Jun 27, 2010
A summary of events Saturday, June 27, Day 68 of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill that began with the April 20 explosion and fire on the drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, owned by Transocean Ltd. and leased by BP PLC, which is in charge of cleanup and...
| Dec 23, 2009
STENNIS IN 2009 - A CONVERGENCE OF PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE
For NASA's John C. Stennis Space Center, 2009 marked a convergence of the past, present and future of American space exploration as the rocket engine testing facility celebrated a key...
| Dec 28, 2009
Officials say nine people, including at least six children, are dead in an apartment fire in Mississippi.
State fire marshal Mike Chaney says the pre-dawn fire happened at an apartment complex on Mississippi Highway 25-South in Starkville.
| Jan 5, 2010
| 4:10 PM
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| Jan 14, 2010
Liberty Bank and Trust Company through the Liberty Foundation, a 501(C)3 nonprofit organization, has opened an account to accept monetary donations to contribute to relief efforts for the victims of the devastating earthquake that hit Haiti on January 12,...
| Jan 26, 2010
| 9:27 AM
Seminole DL Thurman Byrd (6-2, 285) verbally committed to Jackson State. Byrd, who is ranked No. 35 in the Sentinel's Central Florida Top 100 rankings, said he will take a trip to Mississippi this weekend to visit the school.
"It's a real good program, I...