Work that's reduced traffic flow to one lane across a bridge on Highway 50 should be completed soon, according to state officials.
Last Wednesday afternoon, John Burris of West Point got in his final practice session before leaving for Sesena, Spain, for the World Water Ski Championships, which begin this week.
Mississippi State University reported record enrollment and its largest ever freshman class for fall 2016, citing information released Friday by the State Institutions of Higher Learning.
Tax sales in Lowndes and Oktibbeha counties last week generated more than $2.5 million. Both counties held sales on tax liens of delinquent properties on Aug. 29.
A minor, early morning earthquake was reported Monday near the Mississippi-Alabama state line.
Clay Homan likes to reserve judgment before giving his thoughts about a golf course.
Twice a month, Shirley Ross drives two hours from her home in Maben to the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Rankin County to visit her little sister who is serving time for a drug conviction.
Jim Wamble could scarcely contain his awe before the crowd at the Ritz Theater and Convention Center in downtown West Point.
Area third graders have up to three times to pass a state-mandated third grade reading summative assessment before districts determine whether to retain them.
More than 200 officers work in local law enforcement departments in Lowndes and Oktibbeha counties.
Golden Triangle communities are preparing to reap the benefits of another Mississippi State University football season.
Oktibbeha County deputies charged two suspects alleged in an ongoing Clay County arson investigation with similar felonies in the last two weeks.
A Houston man who allegedly hired three others to set a fire at the West Point Stockyard was arrested Thursday by Clay County deputies.
Two Oktibbeha County men are facing additional arson counts in Clay County, according to a sheriff's office press release.
Mississippi's unemployment rates are down for July, according to the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.
A judge refused to set bond Wednesday for a Mississippi man accused of killing five people and an unborn child who were slain one by one with an ax and shot inside a home in rural Alabama.
Clay County Sheriff's Office is working to untangle a complicated web in an "arson for hire" plot.
The Golden Triangle Development LINK will officially announce Plum Creek Environmental Technologies' West Point expansion on Aug. 31.
Clay County Sheriff's Department has arrested a fourth man in less than a week on arson charges.
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