Nearly a year after accepting a grant from Yokohama Manufacturing, the East Mississippi Community College Training Facility in West Point officially celebrated the four new classrooms it opened for its manufacturing classes.
Six East Mississippi Community College students in the culinary and marketing programs took top honors in the state in the 2016 Collegiate DECA Mississippi competition in Southaven and will represent Mississippi in an international competition in Washington, D.C., in April.
As the final season of the hit reality show American Idol nears its last-ever episode, banners, t-shirts and rallies in support of Amory native Trent Harmon are starting to show up in the Golden Triangle and other parts of North Mississippi.
Black ownership of businesses more than doubled throughout the Golden Triangle and the state during the Great Recession, but sales by those businesses remained disproportionately low when compared to earnings from businesses owned by whites.
An Aberdeen man is dead following a one-car accident this weekend on Egypt Road in Monroe County.
A Monroe County woman has filed a federal lawsuit against Monroe County and a former sheriff's deputy for an alleged wrongful arrest and conviction.
When sixth grader Honor Brown saw that kids like her in Flint, Michigan, did not have clean water to drink, it surprised her and inspired her to act.
A man accused of embezzling from a youth football program is now in jail.
The unemployment rate in Mississippi and in each of the four Golden Triangle counties is higher than it was a month ago, according to labor market statistics released Wednesday by the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
Two West Point men have been arrested and charged with statutory rape.
A Hamilton High basketball coach assaulted during a basketball game in December has experienced more troubles this winter after her home was robbed and vandalized early this week.
One-hundred bridges in Lowndes, Oktibbeha, Clay and Noxubee counties need replacement, according to a Mississippi Economic Council's task force report on transportation infrastructure.
Contractor KBR will lay off 69 employees at the Tronox plant, according to a letter from the company to the Monroe County Board of Supervisors.
Authorities have arrested an Alabama man accused of fatally stabbing another man with a replica Civil War sword following a fight at a mobile home in Mississippi.
Between 75 and 100 people gathered in the cold to march through West Point in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday.
1. Affidavits: West Point man allegedly bound male victim, raped female STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
2. Area high school students earn national scholarships COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Weyerhaeuser to sell Columbus mills COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. 'Music 4 U' launching in Miss. this month COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. 12 county, city officials miss financial disclosure deadline STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY