Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi held the grand opening of its new $300 million commercial truck tire factory in West Point on Monday.
The company that purchased the equipment from KiOR's failed biofuels plant in Columbus will sell, scrap or relocate it from the site, officials said Wednesday.
Two men are facing capital murder charges following the shooting death of a 20-year-old inside a West Point apartment Friday evening.
The Columbus Police Department is looking for the public's help in an ongoing burglary case.
Two people have been sentenced to federal prison for using Mississippi inmates' identities to file fraudulent tax returns.
A 13-year-old boy accused of shooting another boy in Tupelo has been charged as an adult.
Kim Davis' lawyer stood onstage in a Washington D.C. hotel and pointed to a photo on the screen. It showed 100,000 people packed into a Peruvian soccer stadium, Mat Staver told the crowd, all there to pray for the Kentucky clerk battling against gay marriage.
The gunman who killed nine people at an Oregon community college said in writings he left behind that everyone else was "crazy" and ranted about not having a girlfriend, a law enforcement official said Monday.
Speaker John Boehner on Monday scheduled the House election to replace him for Oct. 29 and delayed votes for lower-level posts until after that -- a move widely seen as benefiting his preferred successor, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy.
A Montana bow hunter is recovering after he survived a grizzly bear mauling by remembering a tip from his grandmother and shoving his arm down the animal's throat.
In January of 2008, Harold Weeks, alone for the first time in 57 years after his wife, Anna May, had died six months earlier, was looking for a way to make use of free time.
A coalition of convenience store owners will go before the Columbus City Council on Tuesday to seek a change to a recently-passed ordinance that limits store hours.
A driving under the influence case against Ward 7 Alderman Henry Vaughn will move to circuit court after special prosecutor George Mitchell appealed a justice court judge's directed verdict from September.
The KiOR plant site in Columbus has been purchased.
Two people face aggravated assault and prostitution-related charges after a man was shot at a Starkville hotel Friday.
The three municipal police departments in the Golden Triangle could use a little extra manpower.
A man was shot to death Friday at Point Place Apartment and as of Saturday evening no arrest had been made.
A new proposal seeks a statewide election on removing the Confederate battle emblem from the Mississippi flag.
In Caledonia, the trucks slowly trickled into Ola J. Pickett Park on Confederate Drive with their Confederate battle flags furling in the breeze.
1. Four arrested for hotel robbery STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Teen arrested for holding two people at gunpoint STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. City contractor appointed to CLW board COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. CRA confident Lee property will be developed COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY