Tamaka Jones has two personas. During the day, she is a businesswoman. A native and current resident of Columbus, Tamaka owns and manages a thriving beauty shop called Salon 220.
That dreaded date on your calendar has arrived: Today's the last day to file your federal 2010 tax returns.
The home Willard Hollon had shared with his son and granddaughters is gone now, as is the one where his daughter lived, both twisted from their foundations by a tornado and tossed into the woods nearby.
The severe weather that hit Mississippi on Friday killed a person in Greene County, state emergency officials said Saturday.
Volunteers showed their civic pride Saturday when they "sweeped" Columbus clean through various service projects throughout the city.
As he demonstrated the fine art of casting Saturday, fly fisher Mel Waxham described his passion for what he called his "full-time hobby."
Drivers across the region are feeling the impact of escalating gasoline prices, but there's a bit of good news: Industry experts don't expect summer prices to be as bad as many have feared.
Crop producers have been busy planting corn, and while those in drier areas are nearly finished, those in wetter areas are trying to catch up.
Bringing an end to a bitter four-year conflict, the Mississippi University for Women's estranged alumni organization agreed Saturday to merge with the official alumni association.
The owners of four dogs involved in a fatal attack on a poodle face fines but no criminal charges.
A Starkville woman was arrested Thursday for attempting insurance fraud.
The Mississippi School of the Arts (MSA) will be holding additional auditions for both Dance and Visual Arts only May 26. Applications are due no later than May 13.
Excitement is building as final preparations are made for the Cotton District Arts Festival that will bring music, art, dance, literature, cuisine and communities together Friday and Saturday in Starkville's historic Cotton District.
Authorities say a 19-year-old Alabama woman is expected to lose one of her eyes after she was attacked with a high-heel shoe.
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2. Pilgrimage in black and white COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
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