Authorities say a Columbus man accused in a 2014 shooting death in the city shot someone else Saturday night.
Cities across Mississippi and throughout the Golden Triangle have chosen to take the state flag down in recent weeks, but the flag remains flying at one of Columbus' leading institutions.
When voters go to the polls Tuesday, they'll mark ballots for six local races -- three Democratic primary races and three Republican primary races, as well one state senate and a state house primary.
Ten of Oktibbeha County's 44 county-wide candidates failed to turn in campaign finance forms due Tuesday, and two more candidates submitted their respective documents after the deadline.
Golden Triangle residents have until noon Saturday to cast in-person absentee ballots at their local circuit clerk's office.
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