The father of a woman accused of providing alcohol to one of four New Hope teenagers injured in an automobile accident said his daughter only gave one of the teens one sip of her beer.
Santa Claus waves at the children to close out the Christmas Parade in Columbus Tuesday evening.
In a split vote Tuesday evening, the Columbus City Council hired its first dedicated public defender in years for Municipal Court.
OCH Regional Medical Center Chief Executive Officer Richard Hilton said a report calling upon the county to seek transaction proposals for the publicly-owned health care operation was led to its conclusion because of cherry-picked data misrepresenting the hospital's true financial standing.
Ward 1 Starkville Alderman Ben Carver warned his county counterparts during Tuesday's public hearing on OCH Regional Medical Center's future that selling or leasing the hospital would be "political suicide" and that he would "find people to run against" sitting incumbents if they move forward with a deal.
Tjajuan Boswell still has the legal pad from her first meeting with Columbus Mayor Robert Smith.
A $611 billion defense policy bill that is before the U.S. Senate this week could mean good news for Columbus Air Force Base and all other U.S. military installations.
The Starkville Board of Aldermen voted on Tuesday to condemn the Camelot Apartments complex.
Two people are in the Lowndes County Adult Detention Center for allegedly stealing a car.
A Columbus man is in jail after allegedly cyberstalking a former romantic partner.
Deputies with the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office arrested a Columbus man Sunday for allegedly breaking into a residence and stealing from it.
Columbus Light and Water will host a meeting Thursday at Sim Scott Park to teach residents about energy efficiency.
A Mississippi utility regulator wants to consider giving some active-duty members of the military breaks on their electrical and natural gas bills.
Lauren Bruner was getting ready for church in 1941 on his battleship, the USS Arizona, when the alarm sounded.
Surprise, fear, anger and pride overcame Jim Downing as Japanese planes bombed Pearl Harbor.
In some ways, it could be any class photo from the 1940s.
Attorneys for Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant have asked a federal appeals court not to revive a lawsuit that sought to erase the Confederate battle emblem from the state flag.
Parents spend more than nine hours a day with TVs, computers and other screen devices while also giving themselves high marks as role models for their children's media use, according to a survey released Tuesday.
Lowndes County will contract with Baptist Medical Group to provide an on-site primary care clinic for county employees.
About 150 Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science students will open their holiday concert with a rendition of "Silent Night" in multiple languages.
2. Father of woman charged with providing New Hope teen alcohol speaks out COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Accident leads to numerous charges for Starkville man STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. Sunday fire damages EMCC's Mayhew campus COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Hilton: Hospital report filled with misleading data STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY