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Tax offices upgrade computers, anticipate new requirements

Posted 1/19/2017 in Area

Mississippi tax assessors are busy preparing to implement a new vehicle registration system that may help with stricter auto insurance enforcement.

Photos: MLK Day of Service

Posted 1/17/2017 in Area

U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves speaks during the MLK breakfast at Trotter Convention Center in Columbus Monday morning. Reeves was the keynote speaker during a morning of speakers and service opportunities.

Yokohama's zinc levels exceed limits

Posted 1/14/2017 in Area

Yokohama's tire manufacturing operation in West Point is asking the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality to modify its wastewater pretreatment permit to allow for more zinc discharge.

Man sentenced for aggravated DUI

Posted 1/14/2017 in Area

A Pontotoc man was sentenced to 22 years in prison with 10 suspended, 12 to serve for two counts of aggravated DUI.


Waverley mansion vandalized over the weekend

Posted 1/13/2017 in Area

Saturday night marked the second time the historic Waverley mansion has been vandalized in the past few months.


Legislators respond to mandatory flag-flying bill

Posted 1/13/2017 in Area

If one state senator has his way, Mississippi's colleges will fly the state flag or their presidents will pay.


Accidents abound on icy roads

Posted 1/7/2017 in Area

Friday's icy weather led to an abundance of issues for travelers on area highways.



Amory man wrestles gun from 11-year-old would-be robber

Posted 1/7/2017 in Area

An eleven-year-old in Amory is in custody at a juvenile detention center after he allegedly threatened a man with a gun.



Schools closing early in Lowndes, Oktibbeha

Posted 1/6/2017 in Area

Mid-morning sleet, accumulating on bridges and roadways, in some areas meant an early end to the school day today.


Nonprofits encourage involvement on MLK Day of Service

Posted 1/6/2017 in Area

Organizations throughout the Golden Triangle are looking for volunteers to work on service projects on Martin Luther King National Day of Service on Jan. 16.

Arrest report 1-6-17

Posted 1/6/2017 in Area

Police, fire depts. see quiet holiday season

Posted 1/3/2017 in Area

Local fire and law enforcement officials are reporting a quiet Christmas and New Year's holiday period.


Storms kill 4, damage buildings across Southern states

Posted 1/3/2017 in Area

A powerful storm system that moved across the South on Monday killed four people in Alabama and left a trail of damage over several states, officials said.


Photos: New year, new babies

Posted 1/2/2017 in Area

Scarlett Jocelyn Farmer, born at 3:23 p.m. Sunday, was the first baby delivered in 2017 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle in Columbus.

Those we lost in 2016

Posted 1/2/2017 in Area

From fighter pilot to poet, soul singer to civil servant and pioneer to artist, we bid farewell to many of our fellow citizens.


Woman assaulted in prison files lawsuit against Monroe County

Posted 12/31/2016 in Area

A Lowndes County woman who was sexually assaulted in the Monroe County Detention Center has filed a lawsuit against Monroe County and the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.


Debate over OCH mirrors process in Lowndes 23 years ago

Posted 12/30/2016 in Area

Leroy Brooks remembers well the public furor that arose when Lowndes County supervisors voted to lease the county-owned hospital to Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation.

Local thrift stores gear up for busiest time of year

Posted 12/30/2016 in Area

With 2016 drawing to a close, boxes of old clothing, used household goods and other donations are pouring into local non-profit thrift stores during the busiest donation week of the year.


MHP releases Christmas enforcement numbers

Posted 12/28/2016 in Area

Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop G experienced an active Christmas holiday enforcement period.


Law, fire officials urge safety for holiday period

Posted 12/27/2016 in Area

With another major holiday on the horizon, officials are advising people to use caution during travel and celebrations.


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