Eddie B. Rice, the mother of former NFL great Jerry Rice, has died. She was 77.
The first Columbus shooting death of 2015 occurred less than a half-hour after midnight Thursday at a local nightclub.
When voters decide who will fill Lowndes County's elected positions this year, one familiar name will be absent from their ballots.
The Golden Triangle committee for the United Negro College Fund (UNCF) will host its annual banquet at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 9.
Concealed weapons are part of everyday life in Idaho, and that's unlikely to change.
The city is hoping to hand over the investigation of a 12-year-old boy's fatal shooting by police to an outside agency.
There's a small picture hanging in Dan Mullen's house. In it, there's Mississippi State's coach, standing with his wife. Only he's not wearing the familiar maroon and white of MSU.
The new year begins tomorrow, but whatever 2015 holds in store, it won't be quite the same.
At District 5 Supervisor Leroy Brooks' behest, the Lowndes County Board of Supervisors will revisit its previous decision to remove retirees from the county insurance policy at the end of 2015.
Les Originals, which has been operating in downtown Columbus for more than a decade, is moving.
A number of Oktibbeha County residents are gathering signatures in an effort to force a potential $13.2 million-maximum school bond to a voter referendum this year.
Three people are now behind bars after a Starkville Police Department investigation into a Sunday shooting yielded two additional arrests.
Law enforcement agents faced a series of dangerous events Sunday as two minors led Starkville police officers and Oktibbeha County deputies in a car chase and subsequent manhunt.
West Point police arrested two more suspects in connection with a Dec. 21 that left two men suffering from gunshot wounds.
The overall projected totals for Mississippi's crop values should top $7 billion for the third straight year, experts say, despite low prices for some goods.
Democrat Brandon Presley says he's seeking a third term on the Mississippi Public Service Commission.
New episodes in the nation's long-running political drama over health care are coming via your news feed in 2015.
The number of law enforcement officers killed by firearms jumped by 56 percent this year and included 15 ambush deaths.
1. Y accepting sealed bids for Camp Pratt COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Trotter shooting suspect arrested COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Big cat sleepover: Cedarhill holds fundraising raffle for second year in a row COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Ex-circuit clerk arrested for slapping woman STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY