The Columbus Main Street Board of Directors is planning Main Street in Motion, a fundraising campaign that will take place in September.
It's called the Hunters Extravaganza, but organizers of this week's event say most of the Golden Triangle should feel welcome.
Starkville aldermen will hold a public hearing today on the city's Fiscal Year 2014 budget, which includes a 2.78-mill increase on property taxes.
An elderly woman sits hunched over in her wheelchair, alone except for a game show blaring on a television in the background. Unable to speak, her vacant stare seems to barely register your existence as drool slowly slides down her chin. Down a dark hallway, 11 more Home Place Personal Care Home residents sit quietly in their rooms, waiting for their family members to come and take them to another facility.
A consortium of Starkville and out-of-town lawyers have told the Dispatch they're willing to represent the person or persons behind two parody Twitter accounts which have recently come under investigation by Starkville Police Department.
A Mississippi State veterinary student is under investigation after law enforcement discovered hundreds of exotic wildlife at his Starkville home.
In the event that a disaster happens on a school campus, communication between all local agencies is key to helping those at risk get to a place of safety.
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