Each year, thousands of people from the Golden Triangle pack an assortment of items -- some necessities and school supplies, some gifts -- into shoe boxes to be shipped to needy kids around the world.
Campaign finances: Spending outpaces contributions by $30,000 in Lowndes County races
MACON -- If the amount of people who attended Saturday's funeral service is any indication, then O'Bryan Lashan Brandy had a heart the size of Noxubee County.
Mississippi voters face three ballot initiatives in Tuesday's election, with the most controversial and hotly-contested being Initiative 26, also known as the "Personhood Initiative."
Building Permits Oct. 18 - Oct. 26
Building Permits Oct. 11 - Oct. 17
Building Permits Oct. 4 - Oct. 11
Marriages and Divorces Oct. 19 - Oct. 26
Marriages and Divorces Oct. 13 - Oct. 18
Marriages and Divorces Oct. 5 - Oct. 12
Marriages and divorces for Columbus (October 26 through November 2); Lowndes County (October 26 through November 2) and Starkville (October 19 through November 2)
Building Permits for Columbus (October 25 through 31); Lowndes County (October 26 through November 2) and Starkville (October 1 through 31)
CALEDONIA -- Christmas is more than a month away, but Caledonia Town Marshall Ben Kilgore was grinning just the same Tuesday night after receiving a unanimous go-ahead from the Board of Aldermen to purchase a new police cruiser.
CALEDONIA - On the afternoon of Oct. 14, Caledonia Alderman Bill Darnell was in the mood to celebrate.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture says farmers hit hard by bad weather in 2010 can begin applying for supplemental revenue assistance payments -- known as SURE -- on Nov. 14.
oad construction continues on three sections of Highway 45 South as the Mississippi Department of Transportation moves forward with efforts to convert portions of the road from two lanes to four lanes.
Bill Abel perched on the edge of a tall chair, an acoustic guitar slung casually across his lap, his worn canvas shoe tapping out the rhythm of the words he had not yet spoken. He leaned forward with earnest sincerity and gazed at the small crowd, making eye contact with each listener.
Severstal is in another lawsuit.
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin invoked Tupelo's most famous son in word and feet, delighting about 6,500 fans by showing up in blue suede shoes.
The state health department found roughly one in seven Northeast Mississippi water providers in violation of regulations last year, for everything from contamination to monitoring failures.
1. MSMS teacher wins national award for math, science teachers COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Suspected burglar arrested at courthouse COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Bud and Burgers event canceled COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Oktibbeha road plan draft calls for $2M in work STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY