During a sermon at a North Charleston church, the Rev. Al Sharpton said Sunday that swift action taken by a white mayor and police chief in the South could set the tone for handling future questions of police misconduct across the country.
But for a series of split-second decisions that followed a traffic stop, Walter Scott might still be alive and police officer Michael Slager still patrolling the streets.
Four former Blackwater security guards face decades in prison when they are sentenced today for their roles in a 2007 shooting of Iraqi civilians.
Hillary Rodham Clinton made no mention of her potential Republican rivals when kicking off her second campaign for president. They didn't share her restraint.
The Atlantic hurricane season in 2015 will see fewer than the average number of storms, according to Colorado State University researchers.
In honor of the 75th anniversary of the Columbus Spring Pilgrimage, a number of houses not usually available to tour will be open from 1 to 6 p.m. today.
A key state tax credit for preserving historic properties is reaching its cap, leaving some Mississippi developers with tough decisions about their projects.
Starkville High School boys basketball coach Greg Carter will listen to any player that makes a suggestion.
A Columbus woman is dead after being hit by a vehicle Friday.
Homes are being built in Lowndes County at five times the rate as in Columbus.
The Lowndes County School District board of trustees discovered their finances are strong at Friday's meeting.
The driver of a Pickens County school bus that crashed into a SUV Friday has died.
Mississippians will not need a state-issued license to carry a concealed gun in a purse, briefcase or other fully enclosed satchel under a bill signed by Gov. Phil Bryant.
Students from MUW's campus chapter of International Justice Mission will host Stand for Freedom, a series of campus events Monday and Tuesday aimed at raising awareness about modern slavery.
Billy Gibbons, Dusty Hill and Frank Beard, the three musicians collectively known as ZZ Top, will perform a long-awaited concert today at Mississippi State University's Humphrey Coliseum.
The inaugural blood drive for the week-long blood drive "I Bleed Maroon" will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Rice and Moseley halls at Mississippi State University on Sunday.
In a hearing that lasted more than five hours Thursday, a federal judge sentenced two women to the maximum prison terms for their roles in the 2011 death of James Craig Anderson, the last of a series of white-on-black attacks.
The first time Kelsey Holley met Jim Borsig, he was dirty.
It won't be long before Taylor Robertson can cross another item off his bucket list.
Mississippi hospitals are reporting a surge of synthetic marijuana-related cases this week, including some in the Golden Triangle.
1. CAFB pilots released from hospital after crash COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Three finalists announced for CMSD superintendent spot COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Five arrested in suspected fraud operation COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Ex-Columbus-Lowndes Airport manager arrested for embezzlement COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Starkville could settle Pride lawsuit this week STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY