Construction begins this month on a facility for Mississippi Steel Processing LLC, a new company to be located on the Severstal campus and to provide services to Severstal customers in the southern United States and Mexico, said Severstal officials.
U.S. Rep. Travis Childers, D-Miss., says he's not on the campaign trail yet, but he was on the move in Columbus Thursday.
The Clay County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously last week to grant resort status to the Prairie Wildlife Preserve.
An accused murderer's bond was slashed by $800,000 Thursday in Columbus Municipal Court.
An Oktibbeha County man was arrested this week in connection with the seizure of approximately $22,000 worth of marijuana, the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics announced Wednesday.
If you're downtown tonight around 7, be still and listen. You might hear the Sounds of Summer.
The Columbus City Council Tuesday authorized application of a Justice Assistance Department grant, for about $16,700, to be used for the Columbus Police Department to purchase three two-wheeled, self-balancing electric vehicles, similar to Segways.
Columbus police officers are planning a big undercover operation on the evening of June 25. But instead of donning shaggy hair and stained T-shirts to bag meth dealers, they'll be in slacks and masks.
A Columbus boy died Wednesday after being struck by lightning over the Memorial Day weekend.
The Alcoholic Beverage Commission has opened an investigation into the death of a Columbus man Monday at Ruben's Fish House.
Friends and coworkers said their official goodbyes to retiring Mississippi University for Women President Dr. Claudia Limbert Wednesday in the Claudia Limbert Assembly Room.
WEST POINT -- Another complaint has been added to the growing pile of current and potential legal actions against the city of West Point.
ABERDEEN -- An Aberdeen woman has filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court alleging sexual harassment by former Electric Department manager Adrian Garth.
Down in the brush along some railroad tracks off Lynn Lane, not far from Southwire Company and Starkville Recycling, a dam backs water up into a dark, murky pool.
Gov. Haley Barbour says he's asked BP and the White House to put more boats off the Mississippi coast to intercept oil after a two-mile long slick of crude washed up Tuesday on a barrier island.
Alabama Gov. Bob Riley is angry about U.S. Coast Guard decisions he says have left parts of the northern Gulf Coast vulnerable to pollution from the Gulf oil spill.
Two Columbus juveniles were arrested and charged as adults with armed robbery Sunday.
A man found dead inside a Columbus restaurant early Monday had passed out after a drinking game with an off-duty employee, and the alcohol content in his body was well over lethal levels, Lowndes County's coroner said.
1. Man busted for marijuana trafficking STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
2. SHS student hit by vehicle STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY