Caledonia Elementary School was designated Friday as a 2014 National Blue Ribbon School, one of just two Mississippi schools to earn the prestigious honor and the only public school to achieve the distinction.
The firm that assisted Columbus officials with the city's recently approved annexation will discuss redistricting with councilmen Tuesday.
Epic. Momentous. Resilient. All of these words, and more, could be used to describe the scene in Oxford.
It really isn't supposed to be this easy, is it?
Northern District Transportation Commissioner Mike Tagert said Friday that Mississippi must consider a fuel tax increases to maintain roads and bridges.
Two men are dead following a domestic dispute Friday near Aberdeen.
Mississippi's Medicaid enrollment has grown since January, even as top elected officials continue to oppose expanding the program.
For months, Islamic State militants rampaged across Syria and Iraq, seizing cities, taking hostages and terrorizing all who dared to confront them.
General Motors is recalling more than 60,000 vehicles in North America, the latest round of recalls this year for the automaker.
For media covering the spread of Ebola in West Africa, the infection of a cameraman who works for NBC offers both a reason to emphasize precaution and to continue to bear witness.
If passengers on a delayed flight from New York to Charlotte, North Carolina, got a bit crabby, no one could really say they were being too shellfish.
The Obama administration is seeking to allay fear about the single confirmed case of Ebola in the United States, saying that despite some initial missteps the health care system is doing what needs to be done to prevent an outbreak.
President Barack Obama gave Republicans a gift of sorts by confirming their midterm election narrative that next month's balloting is a referendum on his policies.
A federal judge on Friday ordered the public release of 28 videotapes of a hunger-striking Guantanamo Bay prisoner strike being forcibly removed from his cell and force-fed.
Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr. was the kind of guy who would bust your lip, then regretfully drive you to the hospital.
Party with a purpose. That, Kabir Karriem said, has been the theme for Seventh Avenue Heritage Festival during its 32-year history.
Regardless of the outcome of Saturday's 11 a.m. game featuring 12th-ranked Mississippi State and sixth-ranked Texas A&M, restaurants and hotels in the Golden Triangle will be busy this weekend.
Wednesday marked the beginning of an organizational transition for the Golden Triangle Development LINK.
The Starkville Police Department arrested a local man early Wednesday after reports of a peeping tom originated from Pecan Acres.
1. Second Baptist feud over construction intensifies STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
2. Wiggins wins Caledonia by one vote COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Delta crash response: 'A somber, purpose-driven' mood COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Property swap may be option for Southside project COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. House built by and for freed slaves for sale in Columbus COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY