As long as the lights stay on, most people are content to stay in the dark about who runs their electric company.
A thick dark cloud rose behind Cadence Bank on Old Highway 45. It took a few moments for workers at the Hamilton bank to realize it was smoke, and there was only one place it could be coming from.
Record temperatures have some farmers sweating about the viability of their crops in August. Farmers in Lowndes County, however, aren't hurting as badly.
JACKSON -- Fast-growing and relatively affluent suburbs could gain representation in the Mississippi Legislature, while economically struggling areas with shrinking populations could lose some seats.
Firefighters worked to contain a blaze at the Tronox chemical plant in Hamilton this afternoon, and the fire was out by around 1 p.m. No injuries were reported.
A 29-year-old Aberdeen man has been charged with operating a mobile crystal methamphetamine lab in Monroe County.
Local universities will offer a textbook rental program starting this fall, in hopes of helping students save money.
Two men and a juvenile have been charged with a string of burglaries in Alabama and one at the Stateline Express gas station in Lowndes County.
SALINAS, Calif. -- Fresh Express is voluntarily recalling some of its salad products in Mississippi and other states because of a possible health risk from Listeria.
An Aberdeen judge was suspended after a physical altercation with another city employee.
A memorial account has been set up for a man who was hit by an 18-wheeler in Monroe County.
The West Point Board of Selectmen held fast to its votes Tuesday in a second attempt to fire the city administrator and electric superintendent.
A Noxubee County man whose wife pressed charges against him for adultery was found not guilty Tuesday.
ABERDEEN -- A 21-year-old Aberdeen man was killed early Sunday when he was struck by a tractor trailer on Highway 8 in Monroe County.
Sweat slid down Kelley Perrigin's face and formed a droplet on her nose at the Fitness Factor on Saturday morning. She curled the dumbbells in her hands, alternately bringing them up toward her face.
Caldwell Cemetery, one of the oldest cemeteries in Monroe County, was vandalized.
Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend using fine-tipped tweezers to remove attached ticks, noting ticks should not be removed with bare hands and gloves or other protective coverings should be worn.
Visitors to the Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge this summer might have a difficult time spotting alligators.
The carnival is gone almost before you know it was here. Every year, it rolls into town at the beginning of the week like a band of gypsies in the night.
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