The standing ovation began even before Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers entered the Parliament chamber.
U.S.-led coalition airstrikes in Syria have killed more than 500 people since they began last month.
Missouri police have been brushing up on constitutional rights and stocking up on riot gear to prepare for a grand jury's decision about whether to charge a white police officer who fatally shot a black 18-year-old in suburban St. Louis.
After an American was released from North Korean custody, the attention has now focused on two other U.S. citizens still in its jails.
A doctor who became New York City's first Ebola patient was praised for getting treatment immediately upon showing symptoms.
Ebola is giving Americans a crash course in fear.
According to Columbus Air Force Base officials, a military working dog alerted on a vehicle attempting to enter the base through the main gate at approximately 11:05 a.m..
Two deadly attacks in three days against members of the military stunned Canadians and raised fears their country.
Randy Scott Watkins, 24, of 30 Thompson Cove in Lowndes County, was arrested Monday.
Unemployment is down from this time last year on both the state and local levels.
Mississippi State University is addressing reports of local and state businesses attempting to piggyback football success.
Starkville is the only town in America where the chant "We're Number One!" is met with the question, "Can you be more specific?"
In coming weeks, Old 82 will open for business at 400 Main St. -- the former of Front Door, Back Door, which closed in February.
A maverick Republican senator criticized faulty missile defenses, unneeded airports and golf course repairs among the projects completed on the taxpayers' tab.
A new study confirms what many Internet users know all too well: Harassment is a common part of online life.
The Mississippi Department of Transportation is eliminating 44 jobs in its Right-of-Way Division.
All travelers who come into the U.S. from three Ebola-stricken West African nations will now be monitored for three weeks.
The writing is on the wall for gay marriage bans in Kansas, Montana and South Carolina.
1. Cajun seafood restaurant coming to Highway 45 COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Parents swarm Starkville middle school after false social media threat STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Lowndes investigators search for child abuse suspect COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Man gets life sentences for kidnapping, sexual battery COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. School district, business partners plan strategy for career tech center COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY