Local pilot detained for alcohol in Scotland

Posted earlier today in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Columbus man was one of two United Airlines pilots arrested over the weekend on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol while preparing to fly from Scotland to New Jersey.

Some area third graders retained after retaking reading assessment

Posted earlier today in Area

Area third graders have up to three times to pass a state-mandated third grade reading summative assessment before districts determine whether to retain them.

Supervisors make minor additions to Oktibbeha's 4-year road plan

Posted earlier today in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Oktibbeha County supervisors unanimously approved a $3.66 million, four-year road plan to guide infrastructure projects through Fiscal Year 2019 Monday, adding overlay efforts to a draft released earlier this month.

Photo: Practice makes 'purr'-fect

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Hannah Leach, 8, and Olivia Anderson, 8, read books to cats up for adoption at the Oktibbeha County Humane Society during Book Buddies on Saturday.







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