By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(JACKSON, Miss.) -- The governor of Mississippi said he's dispatching the National Guard and more tanker trucks to the state's capital city to help bring an end to a water crisis that emerged following severe winter... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(JACKSON, Miss.) -- As power and water outages rock the South, among the hard-hit cities is Jackson, Mississippi, where most residents face little to no water pressure."We do not have a definitive timeline as... Read More.
BY: DANIEL MANZO, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — A new winter storm is beginning to develop in the southern high plains this morning and it will bring some snow across Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi over the next 36 hours. The very beginnings of this... Read More.
BY: REED MCDONOUGH, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Snow fell Friday night into Saturday in parts of the Midwest from Nebraska to Wisconsin. On Saturday morning, snow and rain continue as the storm moves to the North of the country. The storm is expected... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(JACKSON, Ms.) -- Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves plans on holding holiday parties for other state leaders at the governor's mansion next week despite the rise of coronavirus cases in the state.Although Reeves' office said... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- It may be just a magnolia, but for many Mississippians, it is a symbol of a long-awaited reckoning with their state's history.On Election Day, nearly 73% of state residents voted to... Read More.
BY: MARIYA MOSELEY, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — A 99-year-old man who was born the son of a sharecropper on a plantation is making sure his voice is being heard in this year's election – and sending an important reminder of just how crucial... Read More.
BY: LIBBY CATHEY AND KIARA BRANTLEY-JONES, ABC NEWS(JACKSON, Miss) -- This report is part of "Turning Point," a groundbreaking month-long series by ABC News examining the racial reckoning sweeping the United States and exploring whether it can lead to lasting... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Beta has drenched Houston with nearly 15 inches of rain, causing major flooding in the city.While the rain has stopped Wednesday morning, authorities are still urging residents to... Read More.
By KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves has ordered some residents to wear masks, bowing to political pressure as COVID-19 infection rates continue to shatter records in the state which saw 1,775 new cases in a... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Alan Parker, the British writer-director behind movies including Fame, Bugsy Malone, and Mississippi Burning died Friday after a lengthy illness, according to The Hollywood Reporter. He was 76. A versatile filmmaker, Parker was known for moving fluidly through various genres -- from the Civil Rights struggle-themed Mississippi... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- BY: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NewsThe statehouse in Mississippi has been closed as a surge in novel coronavirus cases now includes at least 26 lawmakers -- both representatives and senators -- and 10 Capitol employees."That number will... Read More.