A candidate for Lowndes County circuit clerk has raised $30,200 for her campaign, according to campaign contribution forms filed at the courthouse.
Cappe's Steakhouse in Starkville is closed until further notice after a Saturday fire gutted its kitchen area.
A Columbus man will spend the rest of his life in prison after a Lowndes County jury convicted him Friday of first-degree murder.
A Columbus entrepreneur and multi-millionaire whose wide-ranging business interests have crossed continents and involved numerous Lowndes County residents through the years is in the midst of a federal bankruptcy case.
Law enforcement agents called off the search for a missing Oktibbeha County man after he was found safe in North Carolina on Friday.
As rain fell and wind blew Saturday, an off-duty sheriff's deputy held an American flag in one hand and saluted with the other while a 14-minute procession of law enforcement agencies from throughout the South escorted a fallen officer home.
The Lowndes County Board of Supervisors awarded bids on a pair of repair projects at the county-owned CalStar building while tabling a request from the city of Crawford for repaving of the town's walking track.
Club Ebony was once a hopping juke joint, a place where blues masters B.B. King, Little Milton and Howlin' Wolf performed for residents of this humble farming community looking to spice up their Saturday nights with dinner, dancing and maybe some drinks.
Deborah Gilbert will become the interim leader of Mississippi Community College Board.
Mississippi Power Co. filed three proposals Friday with the Public Service Commission seeking higher rates to pay for the $6.2 billion power plant that it's building in Kemper County.
The gun used to fatally shoot two Hattiesburg police officers has been found.
Blue Bell Creameries signed agreements with health officials in Texas and Oklahoma on Thursday requiring the company to inform the states whenever there is a positive test result for listeria in its products or ingredients.
After slouching through his trial for months with a bored look on his face, the defendant was ordered to rise.
Thirty-five years ago, Mount St. Helens in southwest Washington state erupted, killing 57 people, blasting more than 1,300 feet off the top and raining volcanic ash for miles around.
Nearly 1 in 4 surveyed U.S. students say they have been bullied in school. That's an improvement, but the prevalence reinforces just how difficult the problem is to solve.
Artist Aimee Shaw and her husband run the Shaw Pit Bull Rescue Center from their home in New Hope. It's not an easy job, but strange as it may sound, painting helps.
Columbus and Lowndes County authorities arrested the son of state senator Charles Younger on a felony drug warrant Tuesday.
Distraught mother Delores Temple can't bring her son back to life, but she found the strength to face his convicted killer and speak her mind.
Several hundred law enforcement officers, including several from as far away as New York City, paid their respects Thursday to the family of a slain Mississippi police officer.
Attorneys for Mississippi death row inmate Willie Jerome Manning say they hope results of recent DNA tests will exonerate him and get him out of prison.
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