Nothing gets a point across quite like the clanging of a cowbell.
Phase 1 of a three-phase drainage and road project of 14th Avenue North will begin Monday, according to Columbus officials.
The Starkville Police Department will hold its first ever police academy, a 10-week class aimed at increasing community relations and transparency, for residents this summer.
An aide to Republican Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi has been charged with possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine after federal agents raided his home.
Columbus police in February found a man huddled in the back bedroom of his home, using a blanket and boiling water from a Crock Pot to keep warm.
Lemarcus Demon Smith, 28, of 1108 13th St. S. has been charged by the Columbus Police Department with possession of a weapon by a felon, armed robbery and kidnapping.
The three-and-a-half year dispute over Co-Op Road has taken another twist.
The Golden Triangle Development LINK's first Economic Development Update was a well-attended affair.
Starkville will soon take the first steps toward a project that could transform the Highway 12 corridor between Spring and Russell streets.
Two Starkville residents were charged with auto burglary after a single-vehicle accident ended a police pursuit Thursday.
Columbus Police Department has released the names of suspects wanted by the Criminal Investigations Division.
Republican Gov. Phil Bryant on Thursday vetoed a bill that some lawmakers said would move Mississippi away from the Common Core academic standards adopted by this state and many others.
A new program that was supposed to get patients off waiting lists at Veterans Affairs medical centers by letting them switch to private-sector doctors is proving to be an even bigger disappointment than initially thought.
Major recalls from two well-known ice cream companies due to the discovery of listeria bacteria raise questions about how the pathogen could have contaminated multiple ice cream manufacturing plants -- and whether the discoveries are related.
Scientists are getting their best look yet at the DNA code for the woolly mammoth, thanks to work that could be a step toward bringing back the extinct beast.
No video captured what happened to Freddie Gray inside the police van where officers heaved him into a metal compartment after pinning him to a sidewalk. The cause of his fatal spine injury has not been revealed.
Two years ago, President Barack Obama stood before a military audience and spoke of the "heartbreaking tragedy" of accidental civilian deaths caused by U.S. military strikes in the fight against terrorism in places like Pakistan and Afghanistan.
As truth wars go, Vani Hari of the Food Babe blog has produced a doozy.
Columbus police have arrested six suspects on various narcotics counts since April 16, according to a press release the police department issued on Wednesday.
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3. Cracker Barrel shooting suspect captured in Tennessee COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. CMSD board approves sale of Lee Middle property COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Prather named interim CEO for Partnership STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY