Artesia will be officially smoke free in a week.
On April 27, 2011, a series of tornadoes killed hundreds of people, injured thousands and reduced countless buildings to rubble across a swath of the U.S.
A storm system that forecasters fear will fuel a tornado outbreak in the nation's midsection could also bring severe weather to the Deep South.
During the summer of 2014, law enforcement agents with the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics, while flying in a helicopter, spotted marijuana growing in a garden near a home in Macon.
Two people sustained life-threatening injuries Thursday in two separate car accidents.
Children between the ages of 4 and 15, along with their parents, are invited to Noxubee County for the Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge Youth Fishing Tournament on Saturday.
Unemployment in the four Golden Triangle counties has decreased for the second straight month, according to labor market data released Wednesday by the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
The Golden Triangle had a busy and economically successful weekend.
A state helicopter was used to deliver Gov. Robert Bentley's forgotten wallet to him at the beach two years ago, but the governor said Thursday that he did not request the pricey delivery method.
The first "American Idol" finale in 2002 was a battle of the sexes, with Kelly Clarkson the victor over Justin Guarini. The last contest settled the score as Trent Harmon defeated La'Porsha Renae for the crown.
It took something drastic for Stan Dorroh to overcome his fear of tornadoes.
"American Idol," which gave the world Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood and Jennifer Hudson, has one more chance to mint a star before it fades into TV and music history.
The old Trustmark building at the corner of Highway 45 North and Bluecutt Road has a new owner.
Mississippi State University President Dr. Mark Keenum was the keynote speaker during the Tuesday night induction ceremony of about 50 new Phi Theta Kappa members at East Mississippi Community College's Scooba campus.
They call her the "Queen." Her name is Emerson Blair. She lives in West Point. She's a 9-year-old golfer. With one swing, she can drive a golf ball 150 to 160 yards.
A number of local religious leaders say they are not interested in a piece of pending legislation that would allow places of worship to establish armed security groups.
Authorities in Alabama have charged two Pickens Academy coaches who are married for allegedly engaging in sex acts with two students.
1. West Lowndes principal resigns COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Columbus cheer squads competing in national event COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. MSU Student Association slams religious freedom bill STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
4. Man charged after gun in church incident COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY