A consultant tasked with analyzing Columbus Police Department promised transparency during his first public appearance since his hire last Tuesday.
Local residents are returning home after what they described as successful trips to President Donald Trump's inauguration in Washington, D.C.
"827 going." That was the number on the Women's March on Jackson Facebook event page when I checked it for the fifth time Saturday morning.
Monroe County sheriff's deputies have found the body of a Nettleton man who had been missing for three weeks.
The Mississippi medical examiner is still working on an autopsy report for two nuns who were killed five months ago in the community where they had done charity work for years.
Mississippi lawmakers could approve development of a residential rehabilitation center for people recovering from brain injuries.
Four people were killed, roofs were ripped from homes and churches, and trees were torn from the earth early Saturday when a tornado hitting in the dark of night ripped through a region in southern Mississippi, officials said.
The media brought a reverence for history and ceremony to its coverage of President Donald Trump's inaugural on Friday, yet deep divisions exposed in the campaign that brought him there weren't far from the surface.
President Donald Trump quickly assumed the mantle of the White House on Friday, making his first executive order one aimed at his predecessor's signature health care law and swearing-in members of his national security team to his Cabinet.
Champagne corks popped Friday in Moscow as Russians celebrated the start of Donald Trump's presidency, confident of better relations ahead between the two countries.
Columbus Police Department has issued an arrest warrant for a local woman in connection to an alleged Jan. 7 food contamination incident at Jack's Restaurant.
A Democratic Primary for Starkville's mayoral race is now needed after a second resident filed their campaign paperwork Friday at City Hall.
An attorney representing Ward 4 Councilman Marty Turner continues to assert that Mayor Robert Smith acted beyond the limits of his authority when he deactivated Turner's city-issued phone last summer.
Tonight, Starkville resident Karin Lee will get on a plane bound for Washington, D.C., with nothing but her purse, a change of underwear and a pair of socks.
Starkville Mayor Parker Wiseman and Dist. 37 Rep. Gary Chism, R-Columbus, both said they're hopeful state lawmakers will help fund two Oktibbeha County-specific projects this legislative term.
Sometimes what you get depends on who you know.
A Columbus teen is in the Lowndes County Adult Detention Center after officers with the U.S. Marshal's Fugitive Task Force arrested him Wednesday for a November shooting in Columbus.
A larger share of Mississippi high schoolers than ever before is graduating, thanks in part to stronger efforts to keep kids in school but also to changed graduation requirements.
1. CPD names suspect in Jack's incident COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Poe enters Starkville mayoral race as a Democrat STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. Locals at inauguration: 'Just wonderful' COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Turner's attorney responds to city claims in lawsuit COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY