Editorials

Mississippi weather is always changing

In the past 24 hours, Lincoln County has seen sun, flooding rains, hail, damaging winds and even snow. The old adage “If you don’t like ... Read more

Students should take reporting gun seriously

Just like a bomb threat hoax, a false report of a gun on a school campus is a serious offense. A middle school in Monticello ... Read more

Elected officials accountable to voters

Government accountability is near and dear to the hearts of all newspaper folks. It’s a big part of what we do. To that end, we ... Read more

If roads get slick, stay safe with these tips

Though snow or ice is a rare occurrence in south Mississippi, it does happen. And when it does, it gets ugly in a hurry on ... Read more

Powerball not likely to come to Mississippi

Will the record $1.5 billion Powerball lottery that drove thousands to buy tickets in nearby Louisiana and Tennessee be enough to convince Mississippi legislators to ... Read more