Columbus city councilmen unanimously approved a one-mil tax increase for Fiscal Year 2018 to help fund a $3.2 million urban renewal bond for the Columbus Redevelopment Authority.
A man accused of killing a woman and burning her trailer pleaded guilty this week in Lowndes County Circuit Court to second-degree murder.
Mayor Robert Smith said Tuesday he expects a five-month timeline for tracking the progress of Columbus police chief Oscar Lewis.
Starkville mayoral candidate Johnny Moore's election challenge remains on hold after Special Circuit Judge Barry Ford stayed the matter ahead of an anticipated appeal from Mayor Lynn Spruill.
Any bona fide Mississippian knows toasty temperatures will last around here well into autumn.
2. Little rescinds call for alcohol referendum STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
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5. Man accused of killing, burning victim pleas COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY