Sen. Younger: Proposed pay raise for teachers should be higher

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

Local legislators expressed disappointment Friday with two bills in the Mississippi Legislature affecting education, one of which aims to increase salaries for public school teachers and the other which -- had it not died in committee -- would have raised the pay for school board members.

Harrison joins District 2 supervisor race

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

A third Republican candidate has joined the race for Lowndes County District 2 supervisor.

Walters out of jail on bond

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A former Dispatch sports editor accused of exploitation is out of custody after posting bond at the DeSoto County Jail.



Areiona Williams

Arrest report for 2-15-19 |

Mississippi Senate to keep private school money through 2024 |

Longest-serving Mississippi lawmaker not seeking new term |

Weather, possibly budget delaying Partnership School |

Business Moves with Mary: Georgia Blue restaurant, bakery coming to Starkville |

MSUPD seeking three men in burglary case |

Starkville to hold public hearings for hunting ordinance change |

Mississippi advances ban on abortion after fetal heartbeat |

Mississippi Senate passes $1,000 teacher raise, seeks to pay as bonus |

Mississippi ban on tanning beds for those under 18 advances |



Building permits for 2-14-19 |

US judge orders remap of a Mississippi state Senate district |

Louisiana-based company to pay back wages in Mississippi |

Dispatch sports editor arrested |

Man harasses women on hundreds of phone calls |

Car stolen from West Point found burned in Oktibbeha |

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