Although the steep drop in gas prices did not come early enough to factor into the city of Columbus' $4.5 million infrastructure improvement project, city project manager Robin Eastman says work is coming in on schedule and under budget.
The Lowndes County School District board will meet Monday to discuss a proposed bond issue that could allow the district to expand and renovate district facilities.
Next month, Golden Triangle Regional Airport Director Mike Hainsey will make a presentation to fund an incentive package he believes is essential to attracting a carrier that will begin west-bound air travel.
Google Inc. is suing Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood, trying to block him from pursuing criminal charges or filing a civil lawsuit against the company.
Starkville officials hope to lure potential buyers for City Hall with the economic potential it has as a property located a short walk from Main Street's influential economy.
Republican Charles "Chuck" Younger of Columbus is the newest member of the Mississippi Senate.
The former Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics director is set to head the state Department of Corrections, taking over a prison system that has been rocked by bribery charges brought against its ex-leader.
After resisting for nearly a month, Chrysler has bowed to government demands and will expand a recall of driver's side air bag inflators across the nation.
In July 2004, despite growing internal concerns about the CIA's brutal interrogation methods, senior members of George W. Bush's national security team gave the agency permission to employ the harsh tactics against an al-Qaida facilitator the agency suspected was linked to a plot to disrupt the upcoming presidential election.
The parents of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes begged Friday for his life to be spared through a plea bargain.
The Army has finished its investigation into how and why Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl disappeared from his base in Afghanistan and senior Pentagon leaders have been briefed, including Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, officials said Friday.
Everyone in Cuba is talking about the startling turn in relations with the United States, with one notable exception: Fidel Castro.
President Barack Obama declared Friday that Sony "made a mistake" in shelving a satirical film about a plot to assassinate North Korea's leader.
The junior class at West Lowndes High School did what it could to help the less fortunate this holiday season.
The monthly meeting was a matter of meters.
United States Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James spent Wednesday and Thursday with the 14th Flying Training Wing at Columbus Air Force Base.
Mississippi's College Board gave final approval Thursday to plans for the state's eight public universities to raise tuition by an average of 3.2 percent this fall.
A north Mississippi resident has been arrested after authorities say she created a fundraising scam by pretending to be related to a 19-year-old woman who was burned to death earlier this month.
Latin America is welcoming the renewal of ties between Cuba and the United States.
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul said Thursday the lengthy U.S. economic embargo against Cuba "just hasn't worked."
2. West Lowndes High students donate for holidays COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. CL&W almost finished installing 11K new meters COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Secretary of Air Force visits CAFB COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY