Air bag maker Takata Corp.'s troubles worsened Monday as the company confirmed that a truck carrying its inflators and a volatile chemical exploded last week in a Texas border town, killing a woman and injuring four others.
Fresh-cut vegetables are being recalled from grocery, discount and convenience stores across the Southeast because the food may be contaminated with potentially fatal Listeria bacteria.
JCG Apparel, formerly JC Graphics, in Starkville is relocating from 500 Russell St. to 221 E. Main St. in the Hotel Chester building.
Logan's Roadhouse in Columbus, located at 589 N. 18th Ave., will remain open.
The Mississippi secretary of state says investment firm Morgan Stanley will pay up to $4.2 million to partially reimburse customers who suffered "inordinate losses" because a portfolio manager allegedly used high-risk investments for people who hadn't agreed to them.
Many commuter and freight railroads have made little progress installing safety technology designed to prevent deadly collisions and derailments despite a mandate from Congress, according to a government report released Wednesday.
Aetna will abandon Affordable Care Act insurance exchanges next year in more than two-thirds of the counties where it now sells the coverage, the latest in a string of defections by big insurers that will limit customer choice in many markets.
Logan's Restaurants Inc. will close 18 of its 256 locations, having filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday.
A "southern soul food revival" is coming to Starkville.
Everyone needs advice sometimes. Occasionally, that can even be advice on who to turn to.
Starbucks is recalling stainless-steel straws it sold in its stores and online after three reports of children suffering "mouth lacerations" while using them.
Cheaper oil is leading to the lowest summer gasoline prices in years, and it is causing heartburn for oil companies and their shareholders.
Dollar General has bought 41 former Wal-mart Express stores in 11 states for an undisclosed sum.
1. State flags no longer fly at MSU STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
2. Local pilot detained for alcohol in Scotland COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. MUW: Flag removal will be permanent COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY