The Mississippi State University student taken into custody last month during an active shooter scare on campus will be allowed to return to the school in the spring 2016 semester, according to the student's attorney.
Martha Claire Fitzner, a lifelong Columbus resident, beloved teacher of 20 years, dedicated laywoman of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, loving mother, wife and friend, died Wednesday. She was 58.
With the city and county officials approaching the end of the budget process, it's unclear whether either entity will offer funds for the "Field of Dreams."
A longtime tradition will be absent from Mississippi State University's football pregame show before the Bulldogs kick off against LSU Saturday.
After years as a private commemoration, the anniversary of Sept. 11 at ground zero now also has become an occasion for public reflection on the site of the terror attacks.
A fire destroyed a mobile home Wednesday in the southeastern portion of Oktibbeha County.
Former Starkville resident and retired Presbyterian minister Sandra Price will sign copies of her memoir, "Katrina's Grace," at the Book Mart in Starkville from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday.
Two federal programs that promised billions of dollars in compensation and medical care to sick 9/11 responders and survivors are set to expire next year.
A wave of criticism from Republicans and Democrats alike rose Thursday after GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump insulted the physical appearance of Carly Fiorina, his party's only female White House contender.
Vice President Joe Biden said he is overwhelmed at times by his son's death and unconvinced he could commit fully to being president, in an emotional interview that cast a deep pall over his deliberations about the 2016 presidential race.
Eleven Republican presidential candidates have qualified for next week's primetime debate.
The House is continuing to flex its muscles on the Iran nuclear deal even though the Senate has already sealed its fate in Congress.
A Walmart shopper claims to have been assaulted by another shopper who vandalized U.S. flags in the store, authorities say.
Main Street Columbus will host its 11th annual Salute to Lowndes County's Finest in honor of the county's first responders on Friday.
Almost 8,000 Starkville homes will have first access to MaxxSouth 1 gigabit, fiber Internet service by mid-to-late October as the company plans to activate the infrastructure phases, company officials announced Wednesday.
The West Point board of selectman on Tuesday discussed grants and extending their lease agreement with the Mississippi State University therapeutic riding center.
West Point is getting a Taco Bell.
Don't call Tyrone Shorter crazy. That might be your first inclination if you've seen the schedule Shorter assembled for his Noxubee County High School football team this season.
Researchers at an Ivy League school have made changes to a study on African American suspension rates in Southern schools after hearing from angry staff and alumni at a local high school.
1. CRA distances itself from Realtor's 'threatening' letters to Burns Bottom property owners COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Online targeting of children by predators increasing COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Developer agrees to purchase Lee for $450K COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Maynard leaving Partnership for FSU job STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY