Eudora Welty gets first marker on Mississippi writers trail

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi has markers noting a blues trail, a country music trail, a civil rights trail and even an Indian mound trail. Now, with the dedication of a marker t...

Sailor laid to rest 75 years after his death at Pearl Harbor

WESSON, Miss. (AP) — The remains of a 23-year-old Mississippi sailor killed at Pearl Harbor have been laid to rest in his home state, 75 years after he died. Fireman 1st Class Jim H....