Jim Barksdale has put his money where his mouth is.
Once a year at Mississippi University for Women, students gather and paint a pair of blue jeans.
Pope Francis urged hundreds of thousands of the faithful gathered Sunday for the biggest event of his U.S. visit to be open to "miracles of love," closing out his joyful six-day trip with a message of hope for families, consolation for victims of child sexual abuse and a warning to America's bishops.
An east Oktibbeha County home was destroyed after a Sunday fire gutted the property.
Speaker John Boehner is embarking on his final month in Congress by moving to complete unfinished business and vowing not to leave his successor with a politically gridlocked House.
Stargazers were treated to a rare astronomical phenomenon when a total lunar eclipse combined with a so-called supermoon.
Religion, birth control and President Barack Obama's health care overhaul are about to collide at the Supreme Court yet again.
Royal Dutch Shell will cease exploration in Arctic waters off Alaska's coast following disappointing results from an exploratory well backed by billions in investment and years of work.
Mississippi is the state with the eighth highest rate of collisions with deer.
Fire Station 4 is moving.
Earlier this month, on a crisp afternoon, Kelly Wala prepared to lead a calming yoga class on the Tombigbee Bridge near downtown Columbus.
Approximately 155 customers of 4-County Electric Power Association will lose power for a few hours Tuesday while workers repair a critical line and equipment.
Mississippi State's Crisis Action Team held a tabletop exercise during its regular meeting Friday to drill the emergency response skills of top administrators and key decision makers during a practice hypothetical scenario and training session.
Mississippi University for Women's Department of Health and Kinesiology is celebrating Women's Health Awareness Week Oct. 14-16 with presentations that empower women to make healthier choices.
Sanderson Farms, Inc. is voluntarily recalling 551,090 pounds of chicken products produced at its plant in Hazlehurst.
The Republican Party's conservative wing, pumped up by House Speaker John Boehner's stepping down, is warning the 2016 presidential candidates that defying its wishes will come at their peril.
The Environmental Protection Agency said Friday that it will launch sweeping changes to the way it tests for diesel emissions after getting duped by clandestine software in Volkswagen cars for seven years.
Donald Trump recently showed up at a gathering of Iowa conservative Christian voters with a copy of the Bible in hand.
Defiant Kentucky clerk Kim Davis stood on a stage in a Washington, D.C., hotel Friday night and spread her arms triumphantly.
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