For the past 10 years, Lewis Whitfield has been an executive with CREATE, the Tupelo-based community foundation that has grown to serve 17 counties in northeast Mississippi since it was founded in 1972.
A video of a fight posted on social media led to the arrests of four adults, Starkville Police Department announced Monday.
Starkville attorney Rob Roberson recalls a time when support for the Oktibbeha County Republican Party amounted to a half-dozen residents in a room listening to one, maybe two candidates.
The Golden Triangle Ole Miss Club will hold its annual meeting Thursday at The Ritz Theater and Conference Center in West Point.
A man accused of videotaping the ill wife of a U.S. senator during a heated election campaign has pleaded guilty to conspiracy.
BankFirst is getting bigger.
Sentencings for former Corrections Commissioner Christopher Epps and businessman Cecil McCrory have been delayed.
More than 120 children and teenagers from northeast Mississippi will compete in the Northeast District 4-H Horse Show at the Mississippi Horse Park from Wednesday to Saturday.
Hundreds of demonstrators marched Monday night to the pool where a white police officer pinned a black teenage girl to the ground and pulled a gun on others over the weekend.
Acknowledging military setbacks, President Barack Obama said Monday the United States still lacks a "complete strategy" for training Iraqi forces to fight the Islamic State.
Dennis Hastert is set to appear in court Tuesday for the first time since an indictment nearly two weeks ago alleged the former U.S. House speaker agreed to pay $3.5 million to someone from his days as high school teacher not to reveal a secret about past misconduct by the Illinois Republican.
With one out of four U.S. doctors older than 65, the American Medical Association adopted a plan Monday to help decide when it's time for aging senior physicians to hang up the stethoscope.
"To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee missed her induction as an inaugural member of the Alabama Writers Hall of Fame on Monday just weeks before the release of her second book.
Feeling soggy? Last month was the wettest on record for the contiguous United States, according to federal meteorologists.
The U.S. Department of Transportation is awarding more than $10 million in grants that will be divided among 35 Mississippi airports.
Starkville's overall comprehensive planning process should yield a code rewrite that makes building rules easier to follow for small- and large-scale developers, officials said.
Rubens Fish & Steakhouse is working with the state Department of Health after a boil-water alert was issued to their establishment Thursday.
Abortions have declined in states where new laws make it harder to have them -- but they've also waned in states where abortion rights are protected, an Associated Press survey finds.
Should Mississippi gear its prison policy to produce free inmate labor for local governments?
1. Church to get $8M from Tronox settlement COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Second phase of Highway 12 project underway STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY