The jobless rate continues to fall in Lowndes County and throughout the Golden Triangle.
The police department has made two arrests in connection with a Dec. 19 shooting that left two men injured at an apartment complex.
The reward for information about whoever burned a 19-year-old woman is nearing $18,000.
The father of a Jordanian pilot captured by the Islamic State group in Syria pleaded for his son's release on Thursday.
At a time when many in the nation's police community feel embattled, Americans in cities and towns across the country are making an effort to express support and gratitude.
Critics and early viewers agree that "The Interview" is less than a masterpiece.
Republicans crowed in 2004 that freshly re-elected President George W. Bush had established a "permanent governing majority" for the GOP.
A woman once on the U.S. Marshals' Most Wanted Fugitives list in connection with the death of her adopted child has died.
There is a new barber shop in Columbus.
If you rise early on Christmas Day, you can see the "Official Best of Mississippi 2014," which features Columbus as "Best Friendly City."
State officials are investigating the death of a 41-year-old Columbus man who died after being transported from the Lowndes County Adult Detention Center to Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle this weekend.
What do you call a family like the Sullivans? How would you describe a family whose challenges include not one, but two children with special needs?
Starkville's three-person budget committee will meet Jan. 5 to discuss how individual departments are adhering to their Fiscal Year 2014-2015 budgets.
Severe weather slamming the southern U.S. two days before Christmas killed at least four people, flipped cars, knocked out power to thousands and damaged several homes and businesses.
Sony's flip-flop on releasing "The Interview" shows the studio is working furiously to try to chart the right course through political and public-opinion minefields.
After Ismaaiyl Brinsley shot his ex-girlfriend and posted an online death threat against police, investigators in Maryland used modern cellphone tracking technology to follow his journey to New York City in real time.
A suburban St. Louis police officer shot and killed a man who pointed a gun at him at a gas station late Tuesday, police said.
A federal judge has denied Google Inc.'s motion to block enforcement of a subpoena issued by Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood.
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