Starkville Planning and Zoning Commissioner Patrick Miller will run as a Democrat for the Starkville Board of Aldermen Ward 5 seat in next year's municipal election.
Officers with the Columbus Police Department are asking for the public's help in identifying a burglary suspect.
Fired, criminally charged and with her state teaching license on the line, Linda Winters-Johnson admitted Wednesday that she'd been wrong to drag a special education student by the hair across the gym floor at Greenville High School.
Authorities on Wednesday charged two juveniles in an East Tennessee wildfire that killed 14 people and destroyed or damaged more than 2,400 buildings in an iconic tourism spot at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains.
President-elect Donald Trump is adding former wrestling executive Linda McMahon to his Cabinet as leader of the Small Business Administration.
The U.S. surgeon general is calling e-cigarettes an emerging public health threat to the nation's youth.
Repealing President Barack Obama's health care law without a replacement risks making nearly 30 million people uninsured, according to a study released Wednesday.
Thousands of people observed a moment of silence before fighter jets streaked across the sky during a ceremony Wednesday at Pearl Harbor marking the 75th anniversary of the attack that plunged the United States into World War II and left more than 2,300 service people dead.
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.
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5. City transfers Karriem case to justice court COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY