Instead of doing some last-minute shopping or wrapping gifts, families across the South spent Christmas Eve taking stock of their losses after an unusual outbreak of December tornadoes and other violent weather killed at least 14 people and damaged or destroyed dozens of homes.
As was the case with the state and nation, unemployment rates in the Golden Triangle changed little in November.
As the Golden Triangle's residents spend time with their families on Christmas Day, many fire, police and emergency personnel will work, as they do every other day of the year.
American Furniture Manufacturing will open a plant to make couches and sleeper sofas in Amory, investing $560,000 and hiring 140 people.
Golden Triangle emergency officials are preparing for the threat of severe weather that could include tornadoes today.
At the age of 46, Eupora resident Tammy Ranae Miley is ready to begin a new chapter in her life.
Monroe County Sheriff Cecil Cantrell claims that James Isic Morgan was a busy man.
Nobody knows the number of coyotes that roam the Golden Triangle.
Five years after Mississippi K-12 educators began teaching new curricula to help students meet Common Core standards, the results of the first statewide testing were released today.
The Monroe County Sheriff's Office has seized of approximately 60 roosters suspected to be raised for the purpose of cockfighting.
A Thursday morning accident on Highway 45 Alternate sent one man to the hospital with serious injuries.
A Hamilton High basketball coach was assaulted during a basketball game at Amory High School on Thursday.
While holiday sales of bicycles are going pretty well for Boardtown Bikes, sales overall have been on the decline for the last year or so.
It might feel a bit like 2009 for motorists filling up in Mississippi.
Santa Claus waves to the crowd during the West Point Christmas Parade on Monday.
English students from East Mississippi Community College will be featured on Mississippi Public Broadcasting's Rural Voices Radio program this week.
While the specifics vary throughout the Golden Triangle, each of the region's three primary cities offer at least one way to recycle paper, plastic and metal products.
Prayers said and the closing hymn sung, tea-drinking churchgoers fill Marble City Grill for Sunday lunch. But hard on their heels comes the afternoon crowd: craft beer-drinking, NFL-watching football fans.
A car struck and killed a pedestrian in West Point on Thanksgiving Day morning.
1. Chase ends with N. Columbus crash COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Columbus child struck by vehicle COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Downtown shooting sends one to hospital COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
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