With his call for blocking Muslims from entering the United States, Donald Trump may be tapping into deep concern among Republican voters about allowing Middle Eastern immigrants into the country, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.
It won't be the windfall the county enjoyed last year, but the Lowndes County Reserve and Trust Fund should again turn a profit the county can put to use for 2016 projects.
A number of large claims will mean a major spike in insurance premiums for Lowndes County, according to Ralph Billingsley, the county administrator.
Officers from the Columbus Police Department responded to a call about gunfire in north Columbus Tuesday.
One of Phil Bryant's top priorities is keeping Mississippians safe.
Columbus-based BankTEL systems announced the creation of TheBiz on Tuesday afternoon.
Justice Court Judge Jim Mills on Tuesday recused from the simple assault by threat case against Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School Superintendent Lewis Holloway.
The Republican chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee is endorsing Jeb Bush for president.
The way the nation's public schools are evaluated -- teachers, students and the schools themselves -- is in store for a major makeover, with a sweeping shift from federal to state control over school accountability and student testing.
Syrian families have been settled in Texas and in Indiana, the groups helping them said Tuesday, defying efforts by the conservative states' governors to stop their arrival.
Donald Trump's call to block all Muslims from entering the United States is not only unconstitutional, but also impossible to carry out, legal experts said Tuesday.
Hair loss is one of the most despised side effects of chemotherapy, and now breast cancer patients are getting a new way to try to save their locks.
Life expectancy in the United States has stalled for three straight years, the government announced Wednesday.
Driven by the Paris terror attacks, the House voted overwhelmingly Tuesday to tighten controls on travel to the U.S. and require visas for anyone who's been in Iraq or Syria in the previous five years.
By the time the married couple who carried out the deadly San Bernardino attack came to the attention of police, it was far too late.
Food companies are mounting an aggressive year-end push to head off mandatory labeling of genetically modified foods.
Lowndes County supervisors voted 3-2 Monday to deny an exemption to its nightclub ordinance to the owner of The Pony, a strip club located near the intersection of Highway 82 and Highway 45 Alternate.
It might feel a bit like 2009 for motorists filling up in Mississippi.
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