Only hours after a protest organized by white nationalists against the removal of a Confederate monument erupted in chaos and deadly violence Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia, a Southern mayor announced the violence had caused him to speed up plans for relocating Confederate statuary in his town.
We've never seen anything quite like it. No, we are not referring to the solar eclipse that will travel a course across the United States from Oregon to South Carolina on Aug. 21.
When it comes to taxes, reasonable people understand the basic principle that the public services we rely on do not fall out of the sky like manna from heaven.
In Sunday's edition, Lifestyles editor Jan Swoope told the story of Erik Studdard, a Columbus graphic artist with a passion for toy photography, which involves staging small toy characters in scenes, then photographing them.
When the Columbus City Council voted to hire a consultant to examine the city's police department in January, it took a big first step in improving public safety for its citizens.
Andy Boyd stood in front of a group of about 40 New Hope YMCA members Tuesday night and no one present had more "skin in the game" than he.
For close to four decades, Tyrone Ellis was a steady, moderate and respected voice in the Mississippi Legislature.
The city of Starkville took a big step to secure its economic future Thursday evening.
Nine years ago, when Dan Mullen addressed the media at the opening of fall practice for the first time as Mississippi State's head football coach, he seemed hardly able to contain his enthusiasm.
For the past five years, we have been told that, even as the economic recovery continues, Mississippians must tighten their belts, even as the Legislature cuts corporate taxes at an unprecedented rate.
The paradox. The place where a child should feel most safe is often filled with dangers, especially for toddlers and young children.
Thursday night, Caledonia held a swearing-in ceremony for a new mayor and board of aldermen.
Next week, the second season of the Netflix series "Last Chance U" will be available to subscribers.
It is not the oldest house in Columbus, nor is it the grandest of the antebellum homes the city is known for. But in one respect, the Williams-Glass House, also known as The Haven, is unique among our historic structures.
It's been a busy summer for the kids at the Columbus Boys & Girls Club as the club's summer program, which included 150 kids, draws to a close on Friday.
The crash of a military transport plane that claimed the lives of 16 servicemen in Leflore County on Tuesday is a tragic reminder not only of the sacrifice our military is called to make, but that what we often take for granted represents a genuine risk.
The story is an old one, yet remains relevant.
A year ago, Bill Brigham put into a motion something he had been talking about for a couple of months.
It's here. Summer, that is. We have mixed feelings about that.
In American history, July 5, 1776, doesn't get the credit it deserves.
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