Oktibbeha County Chancery Clerk Monica Banks dies

Posted about 2 hours ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Monica Banks, Oktibbeha County's first African-American chancery clerk elected to office, died at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle in Columbus Friday, Lowndes County Coroner Greg Merchant confirmed.

Brooks threatens lawsuit against CVB

Posted about 1 hour ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

Lowndes County District 5 Supervisor Leroy Brooks is threatening to sue the Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau if the board does not pay the second half of a $7,500 grant it awarded for the local Juneteenth festival.

MSU voter drive draws 1,800

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Participation in a Mississippi State voter registration drive exceeded expectations over its two-day run this week.

The Sherman Business Report: National Coffee Day

Posted yesterday in Business

Today is National Coffee Day and local coffee shops will be offering customers special deals.







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