A new public school will open in the Golden Triangle next fall, but it is not the school that has been in the news during recent months.
A former Miss America who went on to appear in movies with Elvis Presley and make documentary films around the world has died.
Former state Rep. Rob Roberson announced Tuesday he will seek Mississippi's District 43 House of Representatives seat.
The Starkville Police Department is investigating the disappearance of a city sanitation vehicle that went missing from a city lot on Dec. 3.
All directions of Highway 182 near where the roadway meets Artesia-West Point Road will be closed for most of the day Thursday.
Mississippi authorities have launched a homicide investigation into the death of a 19-year-old woman.
The U.S. Department of Education announced Wednesday that Mississippi has missed out on its share of $250 million in federal money.
After Navy SEALs killed Osama bin laden in Pakistan in May 2011, top CIA officials secretly told lawmakers that information gleaned from brutal interrogations played a key role in what was one of the spy agency's greatest successes.
Top lawmakers are proposing a slightly smaller Mississippi budget for the coming year.
The IRS paid at least $6 billion in child tax credits in 2013 to people who weren't eligible to receive them, a government investigator said Tuesday.
MIT economist Jonathan Gruber told Congress on Tuesday he was glib and "inexcusably arrogant."
A huge, $1.1 trillion spending bill funding every corner of government faces its first test in the House.
Senators on Tuesday grappled with the thorny issue of why some just let their college handle it -- or don't report it at all.
Congress is taking some whole grains off the school lunch line.
The Energy Department again slashed its prediction for next year's average price of gasoline across the U.S., this time to $2.60 a gallon.
For the men at Last House on the Block in Columbus, who they were no longer defines who they are or where their lives is headed.
Voters in the Lowndes County School District will return to the polls on Feb. 3 to consider a bond that will allow the district to expand and renovate district facilities.
The Columbus Municipal School District has returned a portion of textbooks that have been sitting unused, according to superintendent Dr. Philip Hickman.
The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Alliance and Operations program for Mississippi is holding a workshop in Columbus on Wednesday.
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