More than 83 miles of unstriped roads in Lowndes County will be striped after supervisors awarded a contract during their meeting Monday.
The candidates hoping to replace the vacant District 17 Mississippi Senate are set after the deadline to qualify passed Monday.
The Columbus Christmas Parade is going to have a younger feel this year.
Two Lowndes County residents wanted on multiple drug charges were arrested in Monroe County this weekend.
Ervinnisha is a teenager with a goal: She wants to be adopted by her 18th birthday. For that, though, she is running out of time.
Starkville School District representatives and stakeholders will yet again lobby lawmakers this legislative term for state-level funding.
Many Oak Hall residents will be able to return to their respective dorm rooms this weekend.
Gay and lesbian couples are getting legally married in the South for the first time, crossing a threshold into a conservative region that long stood united against same-sex marriage.
Mississippi officials are renewing allegations that Memphis is stealing water from the state.
Vice President Joe Biden's supporters often brush off his slips of the tongue as byproducts of the speak-your-mind politics many Americans crave.
A 19-year-old American left a letter expressing disgust with Western society before trying to board an international flight in Chicago.
Supporters of a constitutional amendment to guarantee "an adequate and efficient system of free public schools" in Mississippi loaded up the bed of a Chevrolet pickup with 16 boxes and drove to Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann's office Monday.
A judge will decide if mental examination records of a Greenwood doctor charged in a murder-for-hire case can be used in a civil trial.
As a teenager, holed up in his bedroom, illuminated by the glow of his laptop, Youngbin Chung became addicted to video games.
A Sunday fire damaged Mississippi State University' Oak Hall, a co-ed residence hall located on the south side of campus, and displaced almost 200 students.
ESPN's signature college football pre-game show, "College GameDay," will remain in the Magnolia State for another weekend and broadcast from The Junction at Mississippi State University for the first time ever Saturday.
The city and county's tourism board has a full nine members for the first time in nearly 16 months. The newest member of the Columbus Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau Board of Trustees is Thomas "Tango"
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