The Columbus city council approved one major change while rejecting another during Tuesday's regular meeting.
On Monday, a job listing at careerbuilder.com popped up stating the popular restaurant chain was looking to hire a manager for a location in Columbus.
Thanks to their team accepting an invitation to the Capital One Orange Bowl, Mississippi State fans will have the opportunity to ring in the new year in Miami -- literally.
Starkville aldermen approved a series of orders Tuesday that will position the city to proceed with a $2.55 million-maximum purchase of Cadence Bank's Main Street branch next year.
A radical Muslim killed a soldier outside Canada's Parliament. A right-wing extremist opened fire on buildings in Texas' capital and tried to burn down the Mexican Consulate. An Al-Qaida-inspired assailant hacked an off-duty soldier to death in London.
The tempestuous 113th Congress has limped out of Washington for the last time, capping two years of modest and infrequent legislating.
The West Point Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that happened Sunday night.
The Monroe County Sheriff's Department is investigating a one-car accident that took the life of a Monroe County man.
An ex-Marine's suicide ended a violent rampage that left his ex-wife and five of her relatives dead a week after he lost a custody battle.
The Taliban massacre that killed 148 people, mostly children, at a military-run school in northwestern Pakistan left a scene of heart-wrenching devastation.
Sign-up season for President Barack Obama's health care law is off to a stronger start this year. But it's not perfect.
Electronic cigarettes have surpassed traditional smoking in popularity among teens, the government's annual drug use survey finds.
A gunman responsible for a deadly siege in a Sydney cafe was once on the national security agency's watch list.
The price of oil has fallen by nearly half in just six months.
Lowndes County supervisors agreed to put roughly $110,000 in money collected from the city and county schools back into its general fund to reimburse five Section 42 Housing property owners.
A Steens woman is dead following a one-vehicle accident Monday on Highway 12 in Lowndes County.
It's been nearly two decades since the Columbus Municipal School District made significant upgrades to its athletic facilities.
Think your Monday was hectic? Maybe so, but probably not as hectic as your local post office's.
The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges has reaffirmed the accreditation for Mississippi State University for the next decade.
1. Starkville Walmart murder suspect had criminal history STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
2. Second child involved in Sunday wreck dies COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Caledonia boy, grandmother die in wreck COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Officer fired for pointing gun at subdued suspect COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Architectural plans in place for downtown hotel COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY