Thursday classes have been canceled at all EMCC locations, in anticipation of severe weather.
You are also a political scientist, said the director of the John C. Stennis Institute of Government at Mississippi State University,
The town of Caledonia is preparing to improve its sewer line system.
A Columbus woman died Tuesday night in a single-car wreck east of Starkville.
In a 4 to 2 vote, the Columbus City Council on Tuesday committed to spending $850,000 on a $1.6 million plan to renovate neighborhood parks.
Amid the arctic blast of winter weather that has put a vise-like grip on this area, people should make preparations in order to take care of plants, vegetation, water pipes and themselves.
Local legislators agree with Rep. Tyrone Ellis, D-Starkville, that three primary issues will top the 2010 legislative session: “Budget, budget and the budget.”
Officials with the Columbus-Lowndes Habitat for Humanity are seeking information regarding a utility trailer belonging to the organization that has turned up missing.
Lori Pierce of Columbus will appear as a guest today on the “Dr. Phil” television show, which airs at 3 p.m. CST on the NBC affiliate, WTVA.
Funding Lowndes County’s neighborhood parks and recreation is as important as funding economic development, District 4 Supervisor Jeff Smith said Monday, repeating a request earlier made by District 5 Supervisor Leroy Brooks to the Lowndes County Board of Supervisors.
The Columbus City Council tonight is expected to issue final approval of a citywide smoking ordinance.
Columbus Lowndes County Emergency Management will test Lowndes County tornado sirens at 10 a.m. Wednesday.
A man was shot to death near his home in western Clay County Saturday night.
Two Mississippi motorists lost their lives over the New Year's weekend.
Lowndes County District 5 Supervisor Leroy Brooks was hoping to prove a point in opposing a resolution Wednesday, but his protest didn’t go far.
The following people were arrested on felony charges, according to reports released from the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office.
While area cities conduct routine fire-safety inspections of commercial buildings, large residential buildings, such as apartment complexes, have less direct oversight, Starkville and Columbus officials said.
Notable community members who died in 2009 included an unforgettable bluesman, beloved philanthropists, a well-known businessman and an icon in local politics.
Law enforcement officials hope to have a slow New Year’s weekend, similar to the Christmas holiday weekend.
1. Starkville man dies in Hwy. 45 crash COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Former city employee facing more charges COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Higgins updates LINK projects, prospects COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Columbus man charged with aggravated assault COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Columbus Fire and Rescue earns national accreditation COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY