Mississippi State University's Starkville campus and the Mississippi University for Women in Columbus have canceled classes Tuesday due to the threat of inclement weather, officials from both universities announced.
Two people died after a car accident Sunday morning at the intersection of Highway 45 and Spurline Road.
A Kosciusko man arrested for a fatal Saturday morning shooting at the Starkville Walmart is being held without bond in the Oktibbeha County Jail.
While the most severe weather conditions related to the winter storm passing through the state tonight and early Tuesday should stay well north of the Golden Triangle, the storm could still create some hazardous conditions here, said a forecaster with the National Weather Service in Jackson.
A sellout crowd listens to David L. Beckley, president of Rust College, speak during the MLK Commemoration Breakfast this morning at Trotter Convention Center in Columbus. Today is the Martin Luther King Jr. federal holiday.
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