Hosemann to high school seniors: Voting is an obligation

Posted less than 1 hour ago in Columbus & 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.

Juvenile charged in hit-and-run involving SHS student

Posted less than 1 hour ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

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.


Fire destroys church building in Oktibbeha County

Posted less than 1 hour ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A church building burned down late Tuesday night in Oktibbeha County.

Give a nod to coffee: From the bean to the cup -- drink up for National Coffee Day

Posted less than 1 hour ago in Food

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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