Fifteenth Street South is a thoroughfare used every day by truck drivers from Waste Pro, MMC Materials and APAC as they go to and leave plants in Columbus. It's only been about a year since the road was last milled and repaved, but portions of it have already deteriorated.
Columbus residents may have an alternative option for Internet and cable television services next year. City councilmen approved paying a consultant $12,000 to negotiate re-upping Columbus' contract with Cable One, which is up for renewal in June, and to work with AT&T to bring its digital services to the city.
The Lowndes County School District may be months away from deciding on a location for the proposed career tech center, but the choices have been narrowed to two.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen on Tuesday approved a disciplinary action against Starkville Police Department Master Sgt. Shawn Word after a closed-door meeting with police officials.
Advanced baking students at Mississippi University for Women's Culinary Arts Institute have recently added some new skills to their resumes -- like architecture, engineering and construction. That is, if working in gingerbread counts.
2. Snowden resigns as Starkville's community developer STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Lowndes Co. tightens rubbish pickup rules COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. EMCC Golden Triangle expansion to begin in early 2014 STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Starkville kicks off Christmas parade season STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY