Kristi Fulgham's attorney argued Monday to the Mississippi Supreme Court that a Bible left in the jury room might've influenced deliberations in the case that brought Fulgham a death sentence.
This release is the result of information sharing among lead responding agencies Mississippi Departments of Environmental Quality and Marine Resources, responding support agencies, BP and the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency as the coordinating agency. This information will be updated three times a week until further notice.
A rural Mississippi school district has denied accusations it routed a lesbian high school student to a "sham" prom at a country club while her schoolmates partied at another location.
Columbus Police Department officers responded to 3,837 calls in April.
Omnova Solutions Inc. employees have been manning the gates at the Columbus plant for 24 hours a day, all weekend.
Traffic is expected to return to normal on Old West Point Road this week as crews complete the reconstruction of a bridge that washed out earlier this month.
A bond hearing is expected today in Starkville for a man suspected in a fatal Saturday shooting.
For Tony Foster, working at Backstage Music on Highway 12 is a dream job.
A Columbus man was arrested in connection with an armed robbery Friday at McDonald's in East Columbus.
Longtime employees at Omnova's Columbus plant say the strike is not about money; it's about integrity.
The last few weeks have been good to the Golden Triangle Regional Airport.
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Starkville police are investigating a deadly shooting Saturday morning after a high school graduation party.
The Sunset subdivision west of Starkville has been flood-prone for decades. Residents there say heavy rains have flooded yards, culverts and homes as far back as the early 1970s. Friday was no exception.
Starkville Academy graduate Ashley Cumberland has been a supporter of the U.S. military for as long as she can remember.
Omnova employees went on strike today, unable to negotiate a contact with the company.
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