Mississippi Alligator Sets State Record For Biggest CaughtState officials say the men caught the longest alligator recorded during the opening weekend of the hunting season.
2 Dead, 4 Injured After Mississippi Mardi Gras ParadePolice are questioning witnesses to a shooting that left two men died and four others injured after a Mardi Gras parade in Mississippi. Pass Christian (kris-TYANH) Deputy Police Chief M.Y. Carbine told the Associated Press Monday no suspects are in custody.
College Football Spotlight: College Football's Best Month Will Get Started With A BangOctober is the best month for college football, and it is getting started on the right foot this weekend. The first weekend in October will serve up six games between top 25 teams, which will be a nice breath of fresh air after the last few weeks.
Best Five Southern Writers' Houses To VisitWriter Michael Farris Smith, author of the novel Rivers, recommends visiting the houses of five Southern literary giants to see where they drew their inspiration for their craft.