A group of civil rights organizations filed a motion Friday asking a federal judge to order Alabama probate judges to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, and to expand a suit challenging the state's gay-marriage ban.
A West Point woman is facing charges of exploitation during her employment at a Columbus nursing home.
Freezing precipitation began before daybreak in parts of the Golden Triangle and the forecast called for the cold, ice and snow to get worse through at least noon today.
A Macon service station attendant shot Monday night during an armed robbery has died.
Alabama's stand against same-sex marriage regained ground Wednesday after the state's highest court ruled that its ban remains legal.
Precisely a week after a winter storm dumped four-to-eight inches of snow in the Golden Triangle, another storm will move into the area late this evening.
Local parents interested in making an impact in their public schools are in luck.
A Democrat has challenged Republican incumbent Jeff Smith for the District 39 state House seat.
Ten years ago today, Mary Holmes College shut its doors and stopped a century long tradition of educating young men and women in the Golden Triangle.
On Jan. 29, Donna Bain of Carrollton, Alabama, was in her home cooking supper when she got a text from her 10-year-old son, Clark, who was out hunting with Donna's husband, Keith.
As snow accumulated Wednesday evening on the Golden Triangle, hazardous road conditions took a toll on area drivers and many residences experienced stretches of no electricity.
For Golden Triangle residents Wednesday evening, it was a rare sight: snow.
A rematch has formed in the race for Mississippi's District 17 senate seat and barbs are already flying along the campaign trail. Incumbent Republican Charles A. "Chuck" Younger will once again face Robert A. "Bobby" Patrick Jr., this time in a party primary.
A winter storm warning is in effect for all of north Mississippi and the central part of the state is under a winter weather advisory.
A report released by a non-profit group this week shows that 70 of Mississippi's 146 school districts did not offer public pre-K education to students.
Golden Triangle residents are likely to wake up to snow fall Wednesday, with as much as four inches accumulating before the weather system moves through the region Thursday morning.
Zuber Park, located on Highway 45 South in West Point, was named for the city's first black physician.
A decade has made a marked difference on assessment values and tax collections in Lowndes and Oktibbeha counties.
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3. A closer look at the Lowndes Co. bond issue COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
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