SPD: Hit-and-run case moves to Youth Court

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Police have transferred the case of a Friday afternoon hit-and-run to Oktibbeha County's youth court.


Burns Bottom survey reveals historically fragmented neighborhood

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

Findings from a survey of historical structures in the Burns Bottom area have Columbus Redevelopment Authority representatives hopeful the neighborhood could be removed from the National Register of Historic Places.

Second Chambers trial begins with Oktibbeha jury

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A second trial in the Jessica Chambers murder case is set to begin today in Batesville after Monday's jury selection in Starkville.

Man pleads guilty to 2016 Princess Theater shooting

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Columbus man will spend 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to shooting a man outside The Princess Theater downtown in 2016.



Lowndes County sheriff's deputies are searching for a suspect, pictured here in screenshots from survelliance footage, reportedly involved in a Monday night robbery at a convenience store on Highway 50.

Arrest made in Monday night robbery |

Woman charged with stealing two cars last week |

Mississippi auditor: 2 ex-workers at college misspent money |

Hosemann to visit Lowndes County on Voter Registration Day |

CMSD to address SPED compliance at public meeting |

Analysis: Public retirement plan pressure won't end soon |

Arrest report 9-24-18 |

Ole Miss: Donor wants his name removed after 'racial' post |

SHS student hit by vehicle |

'Fact-finders and decision-makers': Voters will choose judges ruling on family issues in Nov. 6 election |



Peco Foods holds job fair at EMCC |

Man busted for marijuana trafficking |

Starkville police arrest man for fleeing officers |

Retrial set for man accused in woman's burning death |

Mississippi casino revenue rises as sports betting begins |

Miss. officials urge safety after road worker injuries |

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No. 1 EMCC faces No. 20 East Central Community College Thursday night in Decatur.

Brownlee, No. 1 EMCC set to face No. 20 East Central C.C. |

Walters column: Marquee matchups headline remainder of prep football schedule |

Williams, MSU set to host Florida at Davis Wade |

Noxubee County looks to right ship in final non-region game |

DeCrane sees growth in game for ranked MSU soccer team |

Former Starkville High standout Brooks making plays at Copiah-Lincoln Community College |

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Our View: CMSD SPED program takes steps in the right direction |

Charlie Mitchell: Public purse not proper for punishment or reward |

Editorial cartoon for 9-25-18 |

Voice of the people: Joseph and Priscilla Ammerman |

Voice of the people: Lee Roy Lollar, Jr. |

Editorial cartoons for 9-24-18 |

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Sheila Kay Adams, left, and Gene Tagaban

Tell us a story: Master storytellers tickle funny bones and tug heartstrings |

Columbus Art Walk Downtown Thursday is Top 20 Event |

Bring a chair, and even dinner, for 'Oedipus' this week |

Community Calendar for the week of September 23, 2018 |

Out There for the week of September 23, 2018 |

The Hon. Kenneth Griffis to speak at The W Thursday |

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With newfound aggressiveness, GOP ramps up Kavanaugh fight |

AP investigation: Drug prices going up despite Trump promise |

Average US price of gas drops a penny per gallon to $2.90 |

Rosenstein's job to be topic of Thursday meeting with Trump |

Cosby prosecutor asks for 5 to 10 years in prison |

New sexual-misconduct accusation rocks Kavanaugh nomination |

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