An inaugural Sunday Funday takes place Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Starkville's Cotton District.
Oktibbeha County's six chancery clerk candidates are now preparing for a nonpartisan race in November after election law changes effective July 1 will repeal statutes on party primaries ahead of special elections.
Columbus police expect to soon arrest a disgruntled former employee of Zaxby's for calling in a threat of violence to the fast food restaurant Thursday night.
Ward 6 Councilman Bill Gavin believes Columbus schools' poor performance is a major issue stunting the city's growth.
Oktibbeha County Sheriff's Department is looking for a Starkville man who has been out of contact with family for about two weeks.
1. Ex-employee threatens shooting at Zaxby's COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Cold case arrest brings closure to family COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Officers reflect on a city rattled by a series of murders in the '90s COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Starkville admits inadvertent error with untimely FOIA production STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY