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MUW will crunch numbers on athletics

Posted 11/20/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A decade has passed since intercollegiate sports was part of campus life at Mississippi University for Women.


CVB board clashes over finances

Posted 11/20/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

After 20 minutes of closed talks that board members insisted was not an executive session, the Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau board convened Monday to engage in yet another contentious session, this time over finances.

Wilder gets 20 years for manslaughter

Posted 11/20/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Columbus man pleaded guilty to manslaughter on Monday to avoid a capital murder charge.

General's wife speaks out on his misconduct probe

Posted 11/20/2012 in National

As an Army general faces a string of sexual misconduct charges involving female officers, his wife is seeking to stir a broader look at often taboo subjects in military marriages: adultery, the strain of separation and the stress of war.

Oktibbeha supes pick Talley for GTRD Link post

Posted 11/20/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

The Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors voted Monday night to approve the appointment of Zelma Talley to a four-person board representing Oktibbeha County in the new Golden Triangle Regional Development Link.

Police seek help in locating 'pizza robber'

Posted 11/20/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville Police Department Chief David Lindley said Carlo Shepherd, wanted in connection with a string of armed robberies targeting pizza delivery drivers, is still at large.

MSU student arrested on assault, gun charge

Posted 11/20/2012 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Mississippi State University student has been charged with second degree assault and possession of an unlawful firearm in Connell, Wash.


Indiana explosion now homicide investigation

Posted 11/20/2012 in National

Authorities launched a homicide investigation Monday into the house explosion that killed two people and left numerous homes uninhabitable in an Indianapolis neighborhood.



New push for most to get at least one HIV test

Posted 11/20/2012 in National

There's a new push to make testing for the AIDS virus as common as cholesterol checks.



Pakistan court acquits Christian girl of blasphemy

Posted 11/20/2012 in National

A Pakistani court on Tuesday acquitted a Christian girl accused of blasphemy over the burning of the Muslim holy book, her lawyer said.



Obama sends Clinton to Mideast

Posted 11/20/2012 in National

President Barack Obama dispatched Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to the Middle East on Tuesday as the U.S. urgently seeks to contain the bloody conflict between Israel and Hamas.



FBI: 4 Calif. men charged in alleged terror plot

Posted 11/20/2012 in National

Four Southern California men have been charged with plotting to kill Americans and destroy U.S. targets overseas by joining al-Qaida and the Taliban in Afghanistan, federal officials said Monday.


Columbus School District turns down $75,000 grant

Posted 11/19/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Uncertainty about donation from ministry may have influenced board members to reject money.

Council to take closer look at bus deal

Posted 11/19/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Discussions between an Indiana bus company and the Columbus City Council are expected to continue Tuesday night.

Crisis averted: Twinkies likely to survive sale of Hostess

Posted 11/19/2012 in National

Twinkie lovers, relax. The tasty cream-filled golden spongecakes are likely to survive, even though their maker will be sold in bankruptcy court.


Phone scam targets 4-County customers

Posted 11/19/2012 in Columbus & Lowndes County

4-County Electric Power Association is urging its members to beware of a telephone scam.


Jindal: Liking people is key to expanding GOP tent

Posted 11/19/2012 in National

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal says the Republican Party needs to go back to basics to attract the broad coalition of voters credited with putting President Barack Obama back in the White House.


Charlie Mitchell: Making sense of charter schools

Posted 11/19/2012 in State

It's hard to know what workaday people envision when the notion of "charter schools" is floated, usually as an all-purpose cure for whatever ails public education.


Battle over Nativity scene goes to court

Posted 11/19/2012 in National

Damon Vix didn't have to go to court to push Christmas out of the city of Santa Monica. He just joined the festivities.


AP Analysis: Miss. Civil Rights Museum hires manager

Posted 11/19/2012 in State

The newly hired project manager for the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum says she wants the museum to tell stories of everyday people who helped shatter barriers of segregation.



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