Four Starkville "fiberhoods" are now qualified for engineering and construction efforts associated with C Spire's upcoming fiber optic, residential Internet service, and a spokesperson says the company could soon announce a service turn-on date for two city neighborhoods.
Construction of a firing range for local military and law enforcement personnel is still on course for an end-of-2014 completion.
Mississippi has state elections in 2015, and it's a safe bet that lawmakers will try to endear themselves to voters by debating a tax cut.
The U.S. government allowed police in Ferguson, Missouri, to restrict more than 37 square miles of airspace for nearly two weeks in August for safety reasons, but audio recordings show that local authorities instead wanted to keep news helicopters away during violent street protests.
During Thursday's gray morning, a grandfather taught his grandson how to drive a '46 Chevrolet pickup.
When voters head to the polls Tuesday, they will have two options when it comes to Circuit Court judge.
A lawsuit filed against the City of Columbus by a former police officer claiming racial discrimination has been settled.
Area voters will cast their ballots for a seat in the United States Senate and House of Representatives Tuesday.
A Starkville man was found guilty of murder Friday.
KiOR has failed to meet a deadline to pay a $1.85 million installment payment to the Mississippi Development Authority.
A Colorado man has been indicted in federal court for making threats against the Clay County Sheriff's Department.
Three Louisiana, men have been sentenced for smuggling white-tailed deer into Mississippi.
Scott Malkowski, a task force commander with the U.S. Marshals Service, spied a figure moving from the woods toward an abandoned airplane hangar in the Pocono Mountains.
With a malevolent laugh, the leader of Nigeria's Islamic extremists tells the world that more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls have all been converted to Islam and married off, dashing hopes for their freedom.
The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it, along with all those sweeping vistas and special meals: The gas station sign, with a price of $2-something a gallon.
Drivers scrambled to grab money flying around a Maryland highway after an armored truck's door burst open.
A former Florida A&M band member accused of being the ringleader of a brutal hazing ritual known as "Crossing Bus C" that killed a drum major was convicted Friday of manslaughter and felony hazing.
A retired U.S. Marine who fought in Afghanistan returned home to Florida on Saturday after spending eight months in a Mexican jail for crossing the border with loaded guns.
A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone can move about as she pleases after a Maine judge eased state-imposed restrictions on her.
Fiery failures are no stranger to the space game.
1. Convictions for police officer defendants rare COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. New Columbus Arts Council director looks for more long-term donations COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Fireworks on the Water set for July 1 COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. The Book of Joe: LINK CEO Higgins enlists ghostwriter to work on book project COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Phelps retiring from OCEMA, constable positions STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY