TIPPO — Katie Hardy Allison, age 85, went home to be with her Lord, Saturday, April 13, at... READ MORE
There was good news last week about electricity rates for residents of the western half of Mississippi who buy power from Entergy Corp.
JACKSON — The first amendment of the U.S. Constitution states: “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press...”
Under pressure from Common Core critics, including Gov. Phil Bryant and Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, the state Board of Education has agreed to review the controversial academic standards.
Over the years there has been no shortage of “unfunded mandates,” where federal and/or state agencies have dictated to local governments what they must do, usually under threat of very severe penalty for disobedience, without actually providing any money with which to do it.
The First Amendment bestows great freedom in this country to express oneself, even in ways that are unpopular or offensive.
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) recently purchased a natural gas electricity plant in Ackerman, just an hour’s drive from the $7 billion Kemper power plant.
Mississippi’s ballot initiative law is used by a cross section of advocates of a variety of issues.