Teen arrested for holding two people at gunpoint

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A 14-year-old is in jail after his arrest on Tuesday for a suspected kidnapping.

Bridging the gap between doctor and patient

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

Growing up in a small community outside Aberdeen, Cali Edwards remembers her family having to drive the 30 miles to Columbus just to see doctors.

Master plan commissioned for park complex at Cornerstone

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville aldermen approved a $61,000 contract with Memphis architecture firm Dalhoff Thomas for a master plan of an athletic complex at Cornerstone Park off Highway 25.

Show your colors: Star-spangled sweets and party ideas for a fun Fourth

Posted earlier today in Food

In two short weeks, we'll be showing our red, white and blue.



Dale Robertson, lead guitar and vocals for Big Hoss and the Little Joes, performs with the Catdaddys in Memphis in 2015. Big Hoss and the Little Joes will perform from 7-9 p.m. Thursday at the Columbus Riverwalk as part of the Sounds of Summer free concert series.

New band, old tricks: Big Hoss and the Little Joes to perform Thursday at Sounds of Summer |

Four arrested for hotel robbery |

Panel to survey Mississippi districts on testing practices |

Ex-3 Doors Down bassist held in 2013 Tennessee DUI death |

CRA confident Lee property will be developed |

Sears Hometown Store scheduled to close soon |

How to catch a gator: Reagan shares alligator research stories with Starkville Rotarians |

CVB board delays budget discussions |

Fatal car crash begins in West Point Walmart parking lot |

Arrest report 6-19-18 |



Protesters burn Mississippi flag, say it symbolizes racism |

Police: Mississippi man beat neighbor over lawn mowing job |

Nurse practitioner pleads guilty in pharmacy fraud case |

The Boys and Girls Club of the Golden Triangle hosts youth cooking demonstration to help fight childhood hunger |

GEDs provide opportunities for 21 excited graduates |

'Father' time: MSU fans take fathers, sons on first pilgrimages to CWS in Omaha |

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73 days to football: Montez Sweat is an unstoppable force |

Mississippi State freshman designated hitter Jordan Westburg (11) is greeted at home plate after hitting a grand slam in the second inning of Tuesday’s 12-2 win over North Carolina at the College World Series.

Westburg drives in seven as Bulldogs rout Tar Heels in Omaha |

MSU notebook: Pilkington savors long-awaited victory in Omaha |

Westburg powers MSU past North Carolina |

The W's Hopper, Benefield earn postseason honors |

Jordan gets back into legs to re-discover success at plate |

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Our View: Rural doctor program could be model for reducing brain drain |

Leonard Pitts: Immigrant children are real children |

Froma Harrop: When women's dignity counts for zero |

Editorial cartoon for 6-20-18 |

Our View: Public deserves to know details on Lee development |

Editorial cartoons for 6-19-18 |

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Carnitas can be spooned into tacos, but you can also use it as a filling for tamales, enchiladas and burritos.

Make Mexican pulled pork without the hassle of frying |

The trick to keeping your peach cake from getting soggy |

Asparagus, grilled foods sing with this Romesco sauce |

Sweet bond: This honey of an enterprise is about more than passing down skills from father to sons |

Whole lotta shakin' goin' on: Viva Las Elvis party is Friday |

Columbus City Hall project wins Heritage Trust Award |

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Trump stands firm on immigration policy, sees it as a winner |

Governors pull National Guard over immigration policy |

No clear plan yet on how to reunite parents with children |

US leaving UN's Human Rights Council, cites anti-Israel bias |

Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force' |

Trump raises risk of economically harmful US-China trade war |

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