TOP NEWS

 

Leaks from frozen pipes keep plumbers busy, cost homeowners thousands in some cases

Posted earlier today in Area

One day after a hard overnight freeze earlier this month, Starkville resident Vaughn Nickels went into her kitchen to find what she described as a "waterfall."

Former Starkville Parks head arrested for embezzling $21K

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville police arrested three suspects with ties to the Starkville Parks and Recreation Department for embezzlement Thursday afternoon, including former director Herman Peters.

Man bites officer during drug arrest

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

A man who allegedly bit a police officer is in custody at Lowndes County Adult Detention Center.

Fire destroys Artesia home

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

A morning fire Thursday destroyed a house at 20 Ellis Loop in Artesia. None of the house's six residents are injured, as no one was home when the fire started.

 

SPORTS

No. 3 MSU hopes for offensive efficiency to continue at No. 6 Tennessee |

Schaefer, Bulldogs use hard to work to reach elite status |

Bulldogs look for first conference road win |

Florida picked No. 1 in SEC preseason softball poll |

Petty leads Alabama past No. 17 Auburn |

Mississippi State senior point guard Morgan William (2) leads the Southeastern Conference in assist-to-turnover ratio.

MSU's willingness to share ball key to undefeated start |

Read More Sports

 

OPINIONS

Our View: The sorry state of our roads emblematic of a do-nothing Legislature |

Editorial cartoon for 1-19-18 |

Charlie Mitchell: When will Trump voters say 'enough'? |

Leonard Pitts: Journalism's (and the public's) responsibility |

Our View: Public involvement essential to successful superintendent search |

Connie Schultz: The argument for civility |

Read More Opinions

 

LIFESTYLES

Glenn Miller holds a plate of bacon upside-down cornbread fresh from the oven Monday at his home in Columbus.

Winter warmers: Comfort food ideas to help beat the chill |

Cooking on deadline: Dan Dan noodles |

How the cauliflower can morph into movie night snack food |

Painting the town: Thirty-eight and counting -- barn quilts decorate Lowndes County |

A pioneer in meeting needs is thanked for his vision |

Forum series speakers to explore the power of place |

Read More Lifestyles

 

NATIONAL NEWS

South cleans up after unusually intense storm that killed 15 |

Maybe next time: Cities see failed Amazon bids as trial runs |

For rival camps in abortion debate, a weekend to mobilize |

Trump steps to forefront of anti-abortion movement |

Governors ask Trump, Congress to do more on opioid crisis |

Even without El Nino last year, Earth keeps on warming |

Read More National News

 

 

 

 

Blogs

 

MSU Sports Blog

 

Rob Hardy on Books

 

High School Sports Blog

 

Want to blog on cdispatch.com?

 

 

Follow Us:

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Twitter

Follow Us via Email