A new study suggests the measles shot comes with a bonus: By preventing that disease, the vaccine may also help your body fight off other illnesses for years.
Does Pamela Geller regret organizing the Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest that ended in gunfire?
A new Starkville retirement community is scheduled to open by the end of 2015.
Lee Boyd has either played or coached baseball almost his entire life. But the New Hope High School head coach never experienced anything like what he saw Tuesday night.
The Columbus City Council neither discussed or acted on Mayor Robert Smith's street paving proposal during the council's regular meeting Tuesday.
One-hundred and fifty years ago on May 8, Union troops entered Columbus and effectively freed the remaining slaves.
Today's the day for roughly 750 public school third graders in Columbus and Lowndes County to find out if they will be in fourth grade next school year.
A rarity occurred at Tuesday's Starkville Board of Aldermen meeting: All seven sitting aldermen unanimously approved a bond intent resolution.
Sixty-two students from Clay, Lowndes, Noxubee and Oktibbeha counties have been selected to be part of a new regional high school's inaugural class.
A Starkville group submitted a letter of intent to the Mississippi Charter School Authorizer Board on Tuesday, indicating that it hopes to open a charter school.
Gov. Phil Bryant, in a Wednesday filing with the state Supreme Court, said no court should have the power to reword how the Legislature phrased its version of an education funding ballot initiative.
The majority owner of a company that made defective Chinese drywall says it should be dropped from a lawsuit with the potential for hundreds of millions of dollars in damages, because it does not manage the drywall manufacturer.
The attempted attack on a provocative cartoon contest in Texas appears to reflect a scenario that has long troubled national security officials: a do-it-yourself terror plot.
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