SHS student hit by vehicle

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Starkville High School student was hospitalized after being hit by a vehicle after school on Friday afternoon.


Learning to lead: Mayor's Youth Council boasts record 54 members this year

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Standing behind a podium in a near empty first-floor ballroom in Trotter Convention Center Thursday evening, Marian Turner sound-checked the microphone nearly a dozen times.

Starkville looking to change panhandling law

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The city of Starkville is looking to modify its transient vendor ordinance after receiving a notification from the American Civil Liberties Union that a prohibition on panhandling may be unconstitutional.

Man charged with attempted murder for using vehicle as weapon

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Columbus man is accused of attempted murder for allegedly hitting someone with a vehicle intentionally after an argument.



The Starkville Main Street Association presented its 2018 Partner of the Year Award to Brian Kelley and Ty Thames with Eat Local Starkville. The association held its annual awards ceremony on Thursday.

Main Street Association lauds year of downtown growth |

Ole Miss could distance itself from donor over racist post |

Metro economic growth in Mississippi lags the nation in 2017 |

MDE issues last-minute notice that released school accountability ratings are unofficial |

Area districts all show gains in accountability ratings |

Vacation 'wish list': Columbus Airbnb ranked among top-sought in state |

To space and back: 7-time astronaut Jerry Ross speaks at MSU to commemorate university's first Astronaut Scholar |

OCSO searching for suspect in shooting near Blackjack Road |

Business Moves with Mary: New bar opening in Columbus this October |

Business brief: Massey joins Cadence |



Business brief: Brett named Realtor of the Year |

Building permits 9-20-18 |

First responders, nursing students hone skills at mock tornado drill |

Grandmother rescues toddler from burning home |

CMSD announces launch of Parent University |

Columbus appoints five to joint city-county committee |

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