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Southern Living picked several Mississippians for its 2017 Southerners of the Year list, an annual selection of people actively making a difference in the South. 

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Southern Living picked several Mississippians for its 2017 Southerners of the Year list, an annual selection of people actively making a difference in the South. 

Oxford native and University of Mississippi graduate Sly Lee landed a spot on Forbes' 30 Under 30 list this year for his groundbreaking work in developing augmented reality hardware. 

Mississippi is the highest-ranked Southern state on the list of tax-friendly states for retirees.

When it comes to grief, words just simply are not adequate. Because grief is sacred.

Casino owners in Mississippi aren't opposed to the idea of a paper-ticket state lottery, but say video gambling terminals in bars, gas stations and other places would be devastating for the gaming industry.