The longest runway in Mississippi is officially open for business again. At Columbus Air Force Base on Friday morning, a little more than 100 people stood on one end of the base's 12,000-foot long center runway to watch a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
A Columbus man was sentenced to life in prison after a jury found him guilty of murder Friday morning. Ranzino Ahmad Harris, 25, was convicted in the 2010 shooting death of Justin Murray on Schoolhouse Avenue.
Starkville and Oktibbeha County officials are working to deliver a Golden Triangle Development Link-backed project, an almost-$20 million investment for data processing, to the Thad Cochran Research Park.
Elizabeth "Betty" Jane Dice, whose tenure as an art professor at Mississippi University for Women spanned nearly 40 years, died August 22. She was 94.
West Lowndes High School students experienced real world scenarios when they toured a mobile technology lab Friday.
The Clay County Sheriff's Department has arrested two individuals in connection with a home burglary that occurred on Aug. 29 on Mhoon Valley Road in Western Clay County.
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