A Florida woman says former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle told her years ago about his interest in having sex with minors and that she went to authorities who told her to record the conversations.
The police chief on Thursday unapologetically defended the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old who was killed by two white officers in a confrontation that drew protesters and unrest back to the streets.
A new poll finds African-American millennials say they are just as engaged in getting news online as their white counterparts, further debunking a long-held belief that people of color are at risk of being left behind technologically.
Donald Trump sells himself as a bold empire-builder, the kind of businessman who could force through big changes in Washington as president.
Mayor Mitch Landrieu says former Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton will visit New Orleans next week for the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. Their visits follow that of President Barack Obama, who's coming to the city Thursday.
The coastal city of Gautier briefly removed a Mississippi flag from a veterans' display in front of City Hall, then raised it again after veterans objected.
No criminal charges will be filed relating to the December death of Orlando Guyton.
A local politician's son who was picked up on felony drug charges in May was not indicted by a Lowndes County grand jury Monday.
Greg Watkins has seen plenty of change in his time as a coach in the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools (MAIS).
The first confirmed case of a rabid land animal in Mississippi since the 1960s has been discovered in Starkville.
Peterbilt announced Wednesday that the Lowndes-based PACCAR engine plant has produced 100,000 of MX-13 truck engines in five years.
Two Starkville items and two Columbus items this week.
Starkville Mayor Parker Wiseman will soon veto four aldermen's decision to choose the Integrity Group as the city's insurance agent of record Tuesday because the deal costs $149,000 more than the lowest submitted bid and is expected to drive up monthly out-of-pocket rates for employees.
An affidavit filed by Starkville-Oktibbeha County School District Superintendent Lewis Holloway against one of his accusers has led to an arrest.
The 11th annual Travis Outlaw Day in the Park is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Starkville's McKee Park.
Federal Reserve officials in their July discussions appeared to move closer to their first interest rate hike in nearly a decade but expressed wide-ranging concerns about wages, inflation and a significant slowdown in China.
Authorities have identified Titus Jeshua Lamb, 23, as the main suspect in the bank robbery of Renasant Bank in West Point last month.
Executives with Mississippi-based Hancock Holding Company are slated to ring the opening bell for the Nasdaq stock market on Aug. 25.
1. Cracker Barrel employee shot at restaurant COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. MSU alum, convenience store owner gives away Rally Bananas to MSU fans in Omaha STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Four arrested for hotel robbery STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. Teen arrested for holding two people at gunpoint STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. City contractor appointed to CLW board COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY