Lowndes County supervisors agreed to put roughly $110,000 in money collected from the city and county schools back into its general fund to reimburse five Section 42 Housing property owners.
A Steens woman is dead following a one-vehicle accident Monday on Highway 12 in Lowndes County.
It's been nearly two decades since the Columbus Municipal School District made significant upgrades to its athletic facilities.
Think your Monday was hectic? Maybe so, but probably not as hectic as your local post office's.
The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges has reaffirmed the accreditation for Mississippi State University for the next decade.
Oktibbeha County supervisors unanimously approved a 61-page comprehensive plan Monday that will help guide future growth in the next 20 years.
Mississippi has a love-hate relationship with federal spending.
A woman who told neighbors she feared her ex-husband would kill her was among six people found fatally shot in three suburban Philadelphia homes.
He wrote letters to grieving families of Australian troops killed in Afghanistan that likened them to "Hitler's soldiers." He was accused of being an accomplice in the murder of his ex-wife, who was stabbed and set on fire.
The families of nine people killed in the Newtown school massacre filed a lawsuit against the maker and sellers of the Bushmaster AR-15 rifle used in the shooting.
Unhappy Republicans say Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas has given President Barack Obama a present this holiday season -- a gift certificate good for confirmation of 12 judicial appointments.
The Columbus Municipal School District has created a free after school program for students.
The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges has reaffirmed the accreditation of Mississippi University for Women for another 10 years.
Five people escaped from a Sydney cafe where a gunman took an unknown number of hostages during this morning's rush hour.
A Caledonia man died Saturday after his motorcycle collided with another vehicle on Highway 12 East.
An Associated Press report claims the state underfunded Starkville School District by $12.08 million from Fiscal Year 2009-2015.
Like most districts, the Lowndes County School District and the Columbus Municipal School District have been underfunded by the state over the past five years.
Cindy Lawrence went Christmas tree shopping at Lowe's on Monday during her lunch hour and her preference for a live one was clear from the entrance she used.
"Think about how you can give back to your community and make it a better place," Entergy Mississippi President and CEO Haley R. Fisackerly said during Saturday's fall commencement ceremonies at Mississippi State University.
2. Jailers disciplined in wake of inmate escape COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. West Point man arrested for firing shots outside Falcon Field during game COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Fire badly damages east Columbus home COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Starkville weighing e-cigarette ban STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY