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.
A first-ever look at whether Mississippi's kindergarten students are ready to learn to read shows that two-thirds are not.
Facing renewed criticism about the U.S. response to Ebola, President Barack Obama is conceding that it may make sense to have a single person lead the administration's effort.
University of Minnesota officials are knocking down a tweet claiming its researchers say Ebola is airborne.
No holiday screams pop culture controversy quite like Halloween.
Hunter Biden, the youngest son of Vice President Joe Biden, has been kicked out of the military.
An Alabama Baptist minister who confessed to having sex with married church members and neglecting to tell them he had AIDS was temporarily banned Thursday from acting as pastor.
Despite years of diplomacy and a CIA operation to vet and train moderate rebels, the U.S. finds itself without a credible partner on the ground in Syria.
A special meeting of the Columbus Municipal School Board of Trustees this week revealed some troubling news.
If you want to taste some of the best barbecue offered in the Southeast this weekend, you won't have to go very far to do it.
A familiar name to county and city parks and recreation has been chosen to replace Columbus-Lowndes Recreation Authority Executive Director Roger Short in January.
A Starkville man is facing a capital murder charge after the death of a 2-month-old child.
The plan is for the building to house five to seven retail businesses, developer says.
A group hoping to offer more educational options to elementary-aged children in Columbus has cleared the first hurdle.
A former Tuscaloosa, Alabama, tourism bureau director with Columbus ties was recently arrested and charged with theft in Alabama.
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