Lee Coleman has been re-elected to a second term in office as Circuit Court Judge.
Charles "Chuck" Younger and Bobby Patrick appear to be heading for a runoff election to see who will replace the late Terry Brown in the state Senate.
A Colorado man has been indicted in federal court for making threats against the Clay County Sheriff's Department.
As children prepare to go trick or treating tonight, local law enforcement is offering tips to make Halloween a safe and fun holiday.
A West Point man was arrested Tuesday and charged with possession of cocaine with intent to distribute.
The mother of two slain children testified Tuesday that she trusted the youngsters would be cared for by her ex-husband, now on trial in their killings.
What started as a dispute over a wandering cow left two people shot Monday.
About a decade ago, Shane Reed, a Neshoba County native who graduated from Mississippi State in 2000, decided to open a business in the Golden Triangle.
Unemployment is down from this time last year on both the state and local levels.
United Way's annual fundraiser kicks off this week.
U.S. motorists are seeing the lowest gas prices since January 2011.
Officials with the Mississippi Department of Health said the flu is more of a threat to Mississippians than Ebola.
A Starkville man is facing a capital murder charge after the death of a 2-month-old child.
A former Tuscaloosa, Alabama, tourism bureau director with Columbus ties was recently arrested and charged with theft in Alabama.
West Point Selectmen re-appointed Tim Brinkley and Jackie Edwards as members of the Golden Triangle Development LINK Board of Directors during their meeting Tuesday.
Utility companies said that by the end of the day Tuesday service would be restored to the handful of customers who lacked electricity.
Organizers told The Dispatch this morning that roughly 20 tickets remained.
1. Cattleman's: Open for business COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Columbus remembers Jimmy Garton, a man of many titles COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Benefit for father-son crash victims this weekend COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Demonstration school seeks statewide impact STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
5. Romney speaks at MSU, still undeclared for 2016 STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY