Longview Road work to start in spring

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The long-delayed Longview Road paving project is a step closer to becoming reality after county supervisors approved a board order for it Monday evening.

Logan: Parks and recreation an economic driver for Starkville

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville Parks and Recreation Director Gerry Logan sees his department's role as being about more than just cutting grass to keep the parks looking nice.

One dead in fatal county fire

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

One person has died following a fire at a mobile home Monday afternoon.


Lowndes investigates weekend apartment shooting

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Lowndes County sheriff's deputies are investigating a weekend shooting at Applewood Apartments on Yorkville Road.



Henry Lee Mayfield Jr.

Woman treated for internal injuries after being hit by ATV |

Protesters removed from Mississippi budget hearing |

Mississippi reaches 33 West Nile virus cases so far in 2018 |

Lt. Governor at MSU summit: Data crucial for state's growth |

18-year-old arrested for hit-and-run |

Legislative transparency a matter of perspective |

Nora Miller appointed president at MUW |

County raises property tax rate by 2 mills |

Into the fire: Dozens of area college students balance studies, volunteering as rural firefighters |

Suspects charged with burglarizing public buildings, private businesses |



Starkville may partner with bike-sharing company |

Senate candidate: Mississippi begs for 'government scraps' |

Mississippi agency says it won't buy from Nike over ads |

10 years, thousands of cases: Columbus Crime Lab handles evidence for investigations throughout Golden Triangle |

Bicyclist hospitalized in hit-and-run on William Roberts Road |

Lottery, education are focuses of legislative forum |

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Keith Mixon

Mixon proves he's back with big effort in MSU's blowout |

Calvert making big impact at Northwest Mississippi C.C. |

No. 1 EMCC setting collision course with No. 5 Northwest Mississippi C.C. |

MSU women's soccer records program-best No. 2 RPI |

No. 1 Alabama will try to stay grounded after blowouts |

MSU will be without Peters vs. Kentucky; Time set for Mullen's return to Starkville |

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Our View: A community conversation becomes community action |

Voice of the people: Joel Vig |

Charlie Mitchell: Large 'something for nothing' crowd often overlooked |

Editorial cartoon for 9-18-18 |

Possumhaw: Southern gospel singing |

Patrick J. Buchanan: The unpardonable heresy of Tucker Carlson |

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Kathy Novotny is pictured in front of the small structure that stands behind her antebellum home, Temple Heights, on Ninth Street North in Columbus Wednesday. Dr. Mark and Kathy Novotny purchased the circa 1837 four-story Temple Heights in 2016 and are now leading a major rehabilitation of the smaller house that once served as slave quarters.

'This place matters': A piece of history is getting a major makeover |

Rockin' out in Starkville: The All-American Rejects set to headline MSU's Bulldog Bash |

Texas fans of 'Last Chance U' meet at EMCC game |

Mississippi Writers Trail unveils first marker, honors Eudora Welty |

EMCC to host LAN party, eSports team tryouts |

Record-setting enrollment at MSU tops 22,000 |

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Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week |

Trump Jr. mocks sexual assault claim against Supreme Court nominee |

What's happening: Water will haunt Carolinas after Florence |

Police: Border Patrol agent targeted victims for vulnerability |

2 million US teens are vaping marijuana |

Trump declassifies documents related to FBI Russia probe |

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