Restoration of the Columbus and Greenville Railway line could have far-reaching and long-lasting results, not just for the areas it touches directly but also for the entire nation.
The Starkville Police Department Thursday released its arrest log dating back to Nov. 3.
The American Civil Liberties Union is suing the government on behalf of a gay former Air Force sergeant denied full separation pay after he was forced out under the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy.
Mississippi Insurance Commissioner Mike Chaney says some parts of the federal health care overhaul won't work because they came from "pure socialist-communist ideas."
At a family dinner the other night, an uncle mentioned that he has grown tired of reading the mundane in his Facebook News Feed.
Community Bancorp, a Houston, Texas-based bank holding company established to acquire, stabilize and operate failed or distressed U.S. banks, announced this week that it has completed its capital raise and now has committed equity capital in the amount of $1 billion.
Young hunters will learn about quail hunting and conservation at an upcoming daylong event in Lowndes County.
Craig Summerford of Memorial Funeral Home in Columbus, joined professional colleagues from around the world in New Orleans for the 2010 National Funeral Directors Association International Convention & Expo, Oct. 10-13.
The Board of Directors of BankFirst Financial Services has announced the promotion of Sam Henderson to Community Bank President of Columbus.
When five Mississippi State University military veterans take to the stage this weekend, they will become the latest participants in a growing national movement.
While members of Starkville's municipal complex committee toured City Hall last month and witnessed firsthand the cramped working conditions faced by city employees, the group now is planning an open house in the 71-year-old structure to give the public a chance to weigh in on the need for new facilities.
Trading in their camos for police blue is a natural step for many military veterans, who are often coveted by law enforcement for their advanced training.
After serving 75 percent of his life with the U.S. military, 72-year-old Garland Kirkland knows a thing or two about supporting the troops.
The man removed and arrested at West Point's Tuesday Board of Selectmen meeting claims he was improperly barred from making a public statement.
As local governments search for ways to drive their economy, Main Street associations are proving to be successful economic engines, according to recent research.
A 37-year-old man has been charged with assaulting another man with a beer bottle during a brawl at the Loft, the bar above Ruben's Fish & Steakhouse.
A 72-year-old Artesia man accused of raping his 16-year-old granddaughter is one of several sex crime trials on the docket this month in Lowndes County Circuit Court, which began Monday.
1. Student's statutory rape charges dismissed COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. MSU apologizes for vulgar warmup shirts STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY