Caledonia High School junior Haley Hicks has dreamed of being a nurse since middle school.
Inside a professional kitchen in Columbus, young people are preparing an eclectic array of salads.
City councilmen may have more money to work with than originally planned to pave streets and fix major drainage issues across Columbus.
Van Allen has been processing deer meat and selling gear to hunters and anglers for 20 years in Mississippi and other parts of the South. Like many outdoors enthusiasts, he thinks hunting and fishing are birthrights that ought to be constitutionally protected.
Starkville aldermen will hear a proposal on how to improve the Starkville Sportsplex's city-university mass transit stop.
Weeks into the flu season, state health officials say a Marshall County teen has Mississippi's first reported flu infection.
Mississippi government agencies needs to make a stronger effort to buy more goods and services from businesses owned by minorities and women, leaders of the Legislative Black Caucus say.
The police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old in a St. Louis suburb last summer has told investigators that he was pinned in his vehicle and in fear for his life as they struggled over his gun, The New York Times reported.
Republicans are tapping into Americans' fears about Ebola in their latest attacks on the competence of the Obama administration, adding a darker and more emotional edge to their main argument of the 2014 elections.
A Florida man convicted of first-degree murder for fatally shooting a teenager in an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole.
For the third straight year, millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect historically small increases in their benefits come January.
The Secret Service is charged with watching the president's back, but who's watching his wallet?
Syrian activists say the Islamic State militant group has captured some MiG fighter jets and is test-flying the warplanes in Syria with the help of former Iraqi air force pilots.
Columbus Light & Water customers are about to start paying more for water.
Status quo can mean distinctly different things to different people.
About $25,000 in back pay to sub-contractors for two Lowndes County house rebuilding projects will be paid by the county and reimbursed by the state.
An overnight robbery spree Wednesday has landed a Columbus man in custody.
The Starkville Police Department is searching for three suspects after a Monday commercial burglary at Jackson Street's Dollar General location.
Both Starkville School District and Oktibbeha County School District maintained their respective "C" district-level state accountability grades.
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2. Lowndes sex offender arrested for statutory rape COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
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