A Columbus native has qualified for the Miss United States pageant.
Weather permitting, Falcon Contracting could resume overlaying streets in Columbus next week.
A West Point woman is facing charges of exploitation during her employment at a Columbus nursing home.
Freezing precipitation began before daybreak in parts of the Golden Triangle and the forecast called for the cold, ice and snow to get worse through at least noon today.
Ten applicants, including five Starkville firefighters, are vying to become the city's next fire chief, Personnel Director Randy Boyd confirmed Wednesday.
A Macon service station attendant shot Monday night during an armed robbery has died.
A knife attack today that injured the U.S. ambassador to South Korea is only the latest act of political violence in a deeply divided country where some protesters portray their causes as matters of life and death.
When the nation's first black president steps onto the Edmund Pettus Bridge to honor the marchers beaten there 50 years ago, he'll be standing on a structure that's at once synonymous with the civil rights struggle and a tribute to a reputed Ku Klux Klan leader.
Alabama's stand against same-sex marriage regained ground Wednesday after the state's highest court ruled that its ban remains legal.
When word began to spread about a proposed ban on a popular type of ammunition, the market responded faster than a speeding bullet.
Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson expects the price of oil to remain low over the next two years because of ample global supplies and relatively weak economic growth.
The Senate on Wednesday failed to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill to construct the Keystone XL pipeline, the first of many confrontations between the Republican-controlled Congress and the White House this year over energy policy.
The meeting, scheduled for 6 p.m. tonight at New Hope Elementary School, has been canceled for bad weather.
Columbus Mayor Robert Smith cast two tiebreaker votes Tuesday that effectively decided appointments to the Columbus Municipal School District Board.
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