Sure enough, it was founded at a meeting in Meridian, Mississippi in 1888.
The Michigan Senate passed a bill similar to Mississippi: if you are deemed suspicious of drug use, you must take the test.
I recently saw data demonstrating that in both Mississippi and Alabama, less than 10 percent of white men voted for Obama.
Besides Mississippi, other notable red-state freeloaders included Alabama ($2.03), Alaska ($1.93), and South Carolina ($1.92).
The new version of the Mississippi law makes two changes from the old version.
The village was about six miles above the entrance of the Illinois into the Mississippi River.
A territory bounded by the Mississippi has been extended from sea to sea.
The soil rests on a rock foundation, which renders it incapable of being undermined by the Mississippi.
Mississippi was disloyal, and didn't deserve to have any representative.
The Mississippi River probably broke through one of its ancient barriers at this place.
originally as the name of the river, from French, from Algonquian (French missionaries first penetrated the river valley in its upper reaches), literally "big river;" cf. Ojibwa mshi- "big," ziibi "river." Organized as a U.S. territory 1798; admitted as a state 1817. Related: Mississippian.
State in the southern United States bordered by Tennessee to the north, Alabama to the east, the Gulf of Mexico and Louisiana to the south, and Louisiana and Arkansas to the west. Its capital and largest city is Jackson.
Note: Its name comes from the Mississippi River, which forms most of the state's western border.
Note: One of the Confederate states during the Civil War.