Randy Scott Watkins, 24, of 30 Thompson Cove in Lowndes County, was arrested Monday.
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.
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.
The Mississippi Department of Transportation is eliminating 44 jobs in its Right-of-Way Division.
A Missouri funeral director is sending his father out with a bang. His father's ashes, anyway.
The U.S. government is now urging owners of nearly 8 million cars and trucks to have the air bags repaired.
Four former Blackwater security guards were convicted Wednesday in the 2007 shootings of more than 30 Iraqis in Baghdad.
Doctors disagree over whether the second of two 12-year-old girls charged with stabbing a classmate to please the fictional horror character Slender Man is fit to stand trial.
Investigators are using the cellphone records of an Indiana man already charged in the slayings of two women to pinpoint his movements.
A 23-year-old Maryland man is in custody after he climbed over the White House fence Wednesday.
Michael Brown's official autopsy indicates he was shot in the hand at close range during a struggle.
Columbus sales tax collections got a $32,580 head start over the previous fiscal year.
How the city's wards may be redrawn is taking shape after Columbus councilmen approved the firm overseeing the redistricting process to move forward with its concept.
Lowndes County representation on the Golden Triangle Development LINK Board of Directors is now set.
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