Mississippi school district appeals consolidation order in desegregation case

July 13, 2016 in Education, News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — A Mississippi school board has voted along racial lines to appeal a federal judge’s order in a long-running desegregation case. The Cleveland School District filed papers […]

U.S. Senate confirms Jackson attorney Debra Brown for federal judge post

November 7, 2013 in News, Statewide News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — The U.S. Senate on Monday confirmed Jackson attorney Debra Brown for a federal judgeship in north Mississippi, and she will become the first black woman to […]