Mississippi gets 179 children from border surge

Posted less than 1 hour ago in State

Mississippi has received fewer than 200 of the unaccompanied immigrant children who crossed the U.S. border and were released to sponsors so far this year, but the war of words over such children continues within the state.

Officials see economic boon in championships

Posted less than 1 hour ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville officials predict a sharp uptick in hotel and restaurant business this December when Mississippi State University hosts the 2014 Mississippi High School Activities Association's state football championship games.

CL&W concerned about slow meter installation

Posted less than 1 hour ago in Columbus & Lowndes County

Columbus Light and Water board members on Thursday sent a message to the company installing new water meters in the city: Pick up the pace.


Crawford child dies after car accident

Posted less than 1 hour ago in Area

A Crawford toddler died Thursday following a one-car accident that occurred earlier in the week.







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