An 18-year-old is in custody for a Monday night robbery in Lowndes County.
During their Tuesday morning assembly the roughly 250 members of the senior class at Columbus High School turned their attention to an important date on the calendar -- graduation day -- as they were informed about how to order everything from caps and gowns to class rings. But the students' attention was also directed to another day, Nov. 6, the date of the general election in Mississippi.
A juvenile is accused of leaving the scene of an accident after an alleged hit-and-run involving a Starkville High School student last week.
A church building burned down late Tuesday night in Oktibbeha County.
An amusing saying that's shown up on everything from mugs to T-shirts to wall art is: "First I drink coffee, then I do things." Hands up, all who can identify. National Coffee Day Saturday may be just for you.
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3. Man pleads guilty to 2016 Princess Theater shooting COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. CMSD to address SPED compliance at public meeting COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. CMSD solves compliance issues with SPED program COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY