A California company is recalling its cucumbers after a salmonella outbreak that has sickened 285 people in 27 states and killed a San Diego woman.
Congress returns on Tuesday with a critical need for a characteristic rarely evident through a contentious spring and summer -- cooperation between Republicans and President Barack Obama.
A Mississippi state trooper says he voided a $200 speeding ticket because the driver expressed concern for police safety.
Greater Starkville Development Partnership officials want to create a Highway 12 business improvement district that they say would transform the corridor with various infrastructure projects.
The East Mississippi Community College football team lost its first game in more than two years Thursday night.
This week, two students from the Mississippi School for Math and Science read poems they wrote on "Rural Voices Radio," a Mississippi Public Broadcasting program.
The attorney for the former Mississippi State University student taken into custody last week amid reports of an active shooter says his client is suffering because "somebody miscommunicated about threats."
The Mississippi Highway Patrol will have all state troopers on duty for the Labor Day weekend.
A gay couple emerged from the office of a defiant county clerk with a marriage license in hand Friday morning, embracing and crying after a lengthy standoff that landed the clerk in jail for her refusal to issue the licenses because she opposed same-sex marriage.
The white man accused of killing nine black churchgoers in what authorities said was a racially motivated crime during Bible study will face a death penalty trial, even though not all the victims' families agree with capital punishment, a prosecutor said Thursday.
Three telecommunications companies are getting $51.5 million to expand fast Internet service in rural parts of Mississippi that currently don't have access.
Ulta Beauty will open in three weeks.
Going "all out" in pads is a thing of the past for Hearne Foster.
A week ago today, during the "active shooter" scare on Mississippi State University's campus, Richard Corey took a picture that went viral.
Runners and walkers alike can come out to the Columbus Soccer Complex at 7:30 a.m. Saturday for Christopher's Hope 5K, a run in honor of suicide victims.
Councilman Marty Turner says he's repaid the city of Columbus approximately $1,200 in travel expenses after the city council took the matter up in executive session Tuesday.
Starkville aldermen are not expected to raise property taxes in the upcoming fiscal year.
The Caledonia Board of Alderman met Tuesday to conduct general business and finalize plans for Caledonia Days next month.
Mississippi businesses are preparing for the state's Second Amendment Sales Tax Holiday this weekend.
1. CAFB pilots released from hospital after crash COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Three finalists announced for CMSD superintendent spot COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Five arrested in suspected fraud operation COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Ex-Columbus-Lowndes Airport manager arrested for embezzlement COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Starkville could settle Pride lawsuit this week STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY