Dist. 38 candidates face off in forum

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Three candidates running to represent District 38 in the Mississippi House of Representatives shared hopes for criminal justice reform during a Thursday evening forum at Mississippi State University.

Mary Kay grant comes in nick of time for Safe Haven

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

This week, Safe Haven was selected as one of the 150 domestic violence shelters in the U.S. and its territories to receive a $20,000 grant from the Mary Kay Foundation, which the cosmetics company awards each year during National Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October.

Welty Symposium kicks off with story of truths, lies and child brides

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

The 29th annual Eudora Welty Writers' Symposium kicked off Thursday night at Mississippi University for Women with a speech and reading from keynote speaker and bestselling Southern writer Daniel Wallace, who talked about truths, lies and embellishments in stories.

State road inspectors embark on annual maintenance trip

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

A little after 8 a.m., Thursday, a bunch of guys piled into a van and headed off on their annual road trip.







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