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.



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