Mississippi-based regional bank Renasant Corp. said Wednesday that it will acquire Georgia-based Heritage Financial Group.
For more than two years, a U.S. agency secretly infiltrated Cuba's underground hip-hop movement, recruiting unwitting rappers to spark a youth movement against the government.
More than 32 years of late-night talk will pass into history next May 20.
The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library invites the community to enter a winter wonderland of decorated trees.
Timothy Lloyd Bridges, 27, of Tuscaloosa, was found in Traveler's Deluxe Motel.
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.
1. Suspect charged with capital murder for Artesia killings COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. MUW confirms on-campus shooting was self-inflicted COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Artesia murders may be related to attempted drug deal COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY