Tag: Mississippi

Video: Teacher Drags Special Needs Student by Hair

Linda Winters-Johnson was terminated on Monday following video's discovery

A Separate School for Low-Income Students?

One Mississippi school is weighing all of its options

MS Town Finally Desegregates Schools

School district created "dual system" to avoid desegregation mandate

Mississippi Authors Urge Repeal of Anti-Gay Law

Law would allow workers to refuse to serve LGBT members based on religious beliefs

Mississippi Gov. Signs ‘Religious Freedom’ Law, Despite Opposition

Many say the new law amounts to allowing people to discriminate against LGBTs

Judge Orders Killers of Black Man to Pay $840K

The four men were convicted in the death of James Craig Anderson

10 Killed as Tornadoes Strike Southern U.S.

The storms swept several rural areas, causing untold damage

Mississippi Teen Earns Rare Rhodes Scholar Honor

Ericka Wheeler is first Black female from state to receive award

Ole Miss Removes Flag with Confederate Emblem

University removed the state flag on its Oxford campus Monday morning

Family Demands Answers After Jailhouse Death

Man died mysteriously Sunday

Confederate Flag Protest to be Held in Miss.

Civil Rights & AIDS Activists to Stage ‘Take it Down!’ Gathering

Report: 10 States With the Most Hate Groups

Mississippi tops list of states with the most hate groups

Charged for Cheering?

"Violators" could face fines, jail time

Women Sentenced in James Anderson Hate Killing

Instead of hanging with friends these teen girls will be hanging out in prison

Student Indicted for College Noose Incident

Ole Miss student charged with two civil rights violations

Mississippi politico claims blacks “don’t work”

State Rep. in hot water for talking racist tropes.

Happy Headlines: From Doorstep to Diploma

A testament of a mother's unconditional love

Hate Crime Investigation Grows In Mississippi

A tentative trial date is set for Sept. 15


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First Black Clerk of Mississippi’s Highest Court

Muriel B. Ellis has been making history throughout her career

All Roads Still Lead To Jackson, Mississippi

No fear! You can still make that family reunion