Hilton retiring from OCH

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

OCH Regional Medical Center CEO Richard Hilton announced his retirement Wednesday after more than three decades with the hospital.

Extended stays: Local inmate incarceration times an indicator of state-wide problem

Posted yesterday in Area

Omar Beard has been in the Lowndes County Adult Detention Center since March 2012.

State supreme court chief justice highlights increased public access to courts system

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

It would have been easy for those attending Tuesday's Columbus Rotary Club's meeting to imagine Bill Waller Jr. following in his father's footsteps.

Unemployment rates continue to improve locally

Posted yesterday in Area

Local unemployment rates continued to fall in March, as the state rate remained steady, according to the Mississippi Department of Labor Security's newly released monthly report.



Mississippi State players celebrate a Governorís Cup win over Ole Miss Tuesday.

MSU beats Ole Miss in Governor's Cup thriller |

New Hope's Speed signs with Itawamba C.C. |

New Hope softball opens playoff series with win over Pontotoc |

Caledonia softball team falls to Tishomingo County |

MSU Notebook: Hit streak ends for New Hope's Golson |

Stacy staying in control for Caledonia |

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Our View: No relief in sight for road/bridge crisis |

Voice of the people: Bob Raymond |

Editorial cartoon for 4-25-18 |

Froma Harrop: Bernie the good versus Bernie the bad |

Our View: Restaurant tax compromise may save CVB funding but exposes serious flaw in Smith's reasoning |

Voice of the people: Quinn Brislin |

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April is National Garlic Month, a good reason to celebrate the nutritional powerhouse that impacts our cuisine, our health and even our gardens. Read on for garlic kitchen tips from Chef Mary Helen Hawkins of Mississippi University for Women's Culinary Arts Institute.

Those versatile cloves: April is for garlic lovers |

Spatzle primavera is made with vegetables, cream and cheese |

Break out the Instant Pot for this Dijon chicken |

The Father's Closet: Many hands, feet and hearts turned an idea into a full-fledged clothing ministry |

There's really no 'Jane' in Sugarcane Jane - just good music |

Tollison named interim provost, vice president for academic affairs |

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Lax vetting on Trump nominees begins to frustrate senators |

Waffle House suspect's ex-bosses asked FBI to keep, help him |

Trump travel ban is focus of Supreme Court's last arguments |

Louisiana Senate advances 15-week abortion ban, with caveat |

Agency warns retailers not to sell Juul e-cigarette to kids |

AP-NORC Poll: For many online, Facebook is a habit |

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