A bail hearing has been set for a Clay County woman accused of killing her baby by giving him a lethal overdose of cough syrup.
Officials with East Mississippi Community College and the Golden Triangle Development LINK are expected to approach supervisors in Clay, Lowndes and Oktibbeha County next month in hopes of securing 20-year funding commitments for a new workforce training facility it calls "Communiversity."
A local farm is gaining momentum in its efforts to change state laws.
Two Golden Triangle cities will host events Saturday marking Juneteenth, the annual celebration of the abolishment of slavery and the emancipation of African Americans.
Golden Triangle Development LINK CEO Joe Max Higgins has a plan to kick start economic development in Oktibbeha County: open a new 300-plus-acre industrial park that will become the local focal point for manufacturing jobs and erase years of failed industrial enticement.
Golden Triangle Development LINK officials on Wednesday unveiled plans for a $38 million facility that will increase East Mississippi Community College's workforce development capabilities and help position the area as a manufacturing powerhouse.
For the second straight month, sales tax revenue is up in all three Golden Triangle cities.
The City of Vernon's industrial park infrastructure work will be performed by a new construction company.
The Clay County Sheriff's Department is looking for an inmate who escaped Wednesday afternoon.
The city's street department will have to wait a bit longer for a new backhoe.
A federal judge said Monday he intends to rule by the end of July on whether Alabama can enforce a new law requiring doctors at abortion clinics to have approval to admit patients to nearby hospitals.
Mississippi's primary election may have been a hot topic around the country, but that buzz didn't translate into heaving turnout at the polls.
A Millport man died this morning of injuries from a vehicle accident on Highway 50.
The Vernon City Council Monday selected Burton Builders Inc., of Belmont, Mississippi, to construct sewer lines and roads at the Vernon Industrial Park, where K & S Lumber is building a saw mill.
Four people have been arrested by Clay County deputies and face charges involving sale of or intent to distribute drugs.
Before April 28, two suppliers of storm shelters reported an average of four to 10 orders for them a month in 2014. Each of them say since then, they've sold more than 100 and that it could be several months before they catch up with installing them.
A lock and dam at Aberdeen, Mississippi, on the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway will soon bear the name of longtime water administrator Don Waldon.
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