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Sears Hometown Store scheduled to close soon

Posted about 2 hours ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Sears Hometown Store, located at 1404 Old Aberdeen Road in front of Leigh Mall, will reportedly close its doors later this year.

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

Posted about 2 hours ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

When Steve Reagan moved to Louisiana in 1998, he had no idea he'd end up capturing hundreds of alligators.

CVB board delays budget discussions

Posted about 2 hours ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

On the same day the City of Columbus issued a reminder to restaurants they should not collect a 2-percent restaurant sales tax after June 30, the body most affected by that change delayed discussion plans for dealing with it.

Fatal car crash begins in West Point Walmart parking lot

Posted about 2 hours ago in Area

A West Point man has died either just before or during a car accident near Walmart off Highway 45 South Alternate Monday.

 

 

SPORTS

Mississippi University for Women senior pitcher Cara Hopper went 7-7 with a 3.09 earned run average to help lead the Owls to the United States Collegiate  Athletic Association Small College World Series.

The W's Hopper, Benefield earn postseason honors |

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

Berkery adds former MLB pitcher Oswalt to staff at Starkville Academy |

74 days to football: Can Louisiana Tech run on MSU again? |

Alexander delivers in big situation for Bulldogs |

O'Neal earns first feature victory on Lucas Oil Dirt Series |

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OPINIONS

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

Editorial cartoons for 6-19-18 |

David Harsanyi: Free trade already puts America first |

Possumhaw: Why I'm giving up plastic straws |

Voice of the people: Anne Hierholzer Lang |

Voice of the people: Lee Roy Lollar, Jr. |

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LIFESTYLES

Doug Stone, left, and his eldest son Ethan, 13, lift a frame from a honeybee hive June 9 in one of the five bee yards they maintain in Lowndes County. Doug, of Starkville, is teaching Ethan and his younger brother Russell all about beekeeping.

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 |

MSU recognized as 'Military Spouse Friendly' school |

Father's Day and still stumped? A few things to consider |

In the garden with Felder: Add interest and personality by mixing it up |

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NATIONAL NEWS

Trump defiant despite rising outrage over border separations |

Experts say auto tariffs would raise prices, cost jobs |

Builder optimism fades with potential trade war looming |

Apple sets up iPhones to relay location for 911 calls |

Compulsive video-game playing could be mental health problem |

Family separation policy starts dividing Republicans |

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